About Jennifer:

Jennifer Joas is an award winning journalist who currently works as a general assignment reporter for NBC Connecticut in West Hartford, CT. 

Prior to coming to NBC Connecticut, she reported for two years at WFMZ-TV in Reading, Pennsylvania and almost three years in North Dakota at KFYR-TV & KUMV-TV.  

During her time in North Dakota, Jennifer produced and anchored a one-hour oil special that won her two first place Eric Sevareid Awards through the Northwest Broadcast News Association. 

Jennifer grew up in southern New Jersey and previously interned at CBS 3 Eyewitness News in Philadelphia and WMGM-TV in Atlantic City.  

Jennifer graduated magna cum laude from Hofstra University with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism. 

In her spare time she likes to practice still photography, listen to country music and explore the great outdoors with her husband Ryan and their dog Dakota.

If there are stories happening in your neighborhood - breaking news or great human interest - feel free to contact her at Jennifer.Joas@nbcuni.com.

Jennifer Joas Reporter