Julia Dunn joined CBS6 in March of 2013.
She moved to the Capitol Region from Western Mass, where she was the morning anchor and reporter at WGGB in Springfield. Julia hails from Belmont, Massachusetts where she attended middle and high school. She earned a bachelor's degree in international relations from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida.
Julia is approaching a full 4 years in the role of morning anchor (and no, the hours never get easier!) and is also an accomplished reporter; she was part of the WFFF-TV team that covered a major missing Vermont child case in 2008 providing satellite interviews for the Fox News Network. Julia was also part of a small WGGB-TV team that covered the Royal Wedding live from London in 2011.
In the past Julia has done volunteer work with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Rays of Hope Walk. Shes also volunteered on the planning board of the Best Buddies Annual Golf Tournament in Western Mass 2 years in a row. She enjoys outdoor activities, in particular camping, kayaking and hiking. Julia is also an avid seasonal athlete who loves skiing, x-country skiing, horseback riding, and golfing.
Julia is WRGBs Kids Safety and Education reporter. If you have any story ideas please feel free to send her an email JMDunn@cbs6albany.com.
Favorite Movie: Gone with the Wind
Favorite TV Show: Tough one! Several The Walking Dead, Greys Anatomy, Game of Thrones, Mad Men, Nurse Jackie.
Favorite CBS Show: The Good Wife.
Favorite Food: Seafood. Sushi, crab, shrimp, lobster, oysters, and the beat goes on
Favorite Genre Of Music: Electronica, Reggae, Scat. But also oldies and some country/folk (I realize how strange this combination is).
Favorite Musical Group: I'm going with favorite artist " Bonnie Rait.
Favorite Sport: Golf
Favorite Team: New England Patriots, baby!