Lindsay Alowairdi grew up in a small town in Minnesota and moved to Eau Claire in 2001 to attend the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. While attending school, Lindsay was hired as a studio assistant at WEAU, helping run cameras and audio in the production department.
With a strong passion for writing and news, Lindsay transitioned into the newsroom after graduating from UW-Eau Claire in 2004 with a degree in English and Broadcast Journalism.
Lindsay has produced every show that WEAU broadcasts during her career with the station, and was Senior Producer for several years before being promoted to Assignment Editor in 2013.
On a daily basis, Lindsay helps set up stories for the reporters, makes calls on leads, sets up interviews, posts stories to the WEAU homepage, Facebook and Twitter pages, and answers the newsroom phone and tip line.
If you have a news tip or an idea for a story, you can email Lindsay at email@example.com.