Ashleigh Barry is proud to be a member of the news team at NBC 5 in Dallas. She joined the station in October 2016.
Ashleigh comes to Texas from the CBS affiliated duopoly KPHO/KTVK in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to that, she spent four years in the Buckeye State where she reported at WBNS-TV a CBS affiliate. Ashleigh has won several awards including three Emmys and an Edward R. Murrow Award.
Ashleigh has also anchored at stations broadcasting in the Milwaukee, WI, New York, NY and Lubbock, TX, markets. She also has an extensive production background as a producer at the Fox News Channel, MSNBC and CBS News/NNS; an ABC, CBS and Fox News cooperative in New York.
She graduated with honors from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst where she served internships at both "The Today Show" and "Dateline" at the NBC Studios in New York.
Ashleigh is a downhill ski racer and a USTA Certified Tennis Instructor. She's also a strong supporter of the pet rescue mission, and has adopted canines from the New York, Rock County, Wisconsin and Ohio Humane Societies.