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A California resident since she was two years old, Alex Cohen knows the ins and outs of L.A.  She grew up in the San Fernando Valley and now proudly calls Northeast L.A. her home. For several years, she played roller derby with the L.A. Derby Dolls under the name Axles of Evil.

Alex started off her career as a radio producer and director at NPR, fast forward to 2018 and she is now one of the anchors of The Beat on 1 and the host of Inside the Issues here at Spectrum News 1 SoCal. This veteran reporter holds the Golden Mike Award for Best Live Coverage of a News Story and the L.A. Press Club Award for Best Anchor, to name a few.

When Alex isn’t working on her next big project, you can find her drinking lavender lattes from the Little Flower Candy Company in Pasadena or watching movies with her two kids and husband.