Irisha Jones is a Multimedia Journalist at WALB. She joined the news team in March of 2013.
Irisha was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She recently comes to Albany from Mobile, Alabama (the home of Mardi Gras).
Irisha graduated from the University of South Alabama with a B.A. in Communication-Broadcast Journalism and a minor in English. She also has an A.S. in Business.
While studying at USA, she interned at WALA Fox 10 in Mobile. She was quickly promoted and worked there as a News Video Editor, Production Assistant, Web Writer and Assignment Editor.
She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and likes to participate in community events.
Irisha is enjoys Albany and all the city has to offer.