Mary Barron is a native of Tuscaloosa, where she attended Tuscaloosa City Schools and graduated from Paul W. Bryant High School.
She began her broadcasting career as an intern at WBRC Fox News in Birmingham before landing her dream job reporting news at WVUA 23. She is proud to serve her local community while being a reporter on the WVUA 23 news team.
Inspired by her love for fashion and fitness, Mary was a long-time model for Wilhelmina modeling agency. From this experience, she learned the value of hard work, dedication and communication.
Mary is a senior at the University of Alabama where she is majoring in communication studies with a minor in news media, and she aspires to pursue a career in sports broadcasting.
When Mary is not busy covering local news, she enjoys working out, traveling and spending time with family and friends. She is an avid runner and one day hopes to run in a major city marathon.