WCS Announces 2017 Lions’ Gala Speaker

Today is an exciting day for WCS…not only has re-enrollment begun for the 2017-18 school year but we are officially able to announce our truly talented and beautiful speaker for the 2017 Lions’ Gala. We strive to feature those that will not only entertain but truly inspire from a spiritual aspect, our guests and supporters to continue making a difference not only for WCS but within the world, and this year’s keynote speaker is sure to do just that.

Megan Alexander can be seen every evening as a correspondent on the longest-running, top rated syndicated national news magazine television show INSIDE EDITION. She is the Author of the successful new book “Faith in the Spotlight – thriving in your career while staying true to your beliefs”.

After joining INSIDE EDITION in fall of 2007, Alexander has covered a variety of news topics like the last 6 Super Bowls, swimming with wild animals, tackling a breaking political story or chatting with celebrities. Alexander is known for her sense of humor and knack for putting people at ease while entertaining and informing the public.

Alexander also covers sports, and is a special correspondent with CBS Newspath. She covered the 2014 and 2015 Thursday Night Football games for CBS.

Alexander is an actress and her film credits include the roles in the movies Space Warriors, the drama Redeemed and upcoming feature film “Heartbeats”. She is also an Executive Producer of the film.

She sits on the Board of Governors for the Hugh O’Brian Youth Foundation and emcees countless charity events around the country for organizations like Girls Quest, Girls Inc and NAM.

Alexander was born and raised in Seattle, WA and attended King’s High School. She graduated from Westmont College with a degree in Political Science and served her senior year as the Student Body President.

She began her television as a reporter for Tennessee Mornings on Fox 17 where she was a traffic and weather radio reporter for MetroNetworks. While in Nashville, she hosted a teen show for LifeWay Christian Resources entitled Fuel. She then went on to be a reporter/anchor for KENS5, the CBS station in San Antonio, TX, and co-hosted the morning show Great Day San Antonio before joining the INSIDE EDITION. She was also a frequent guest commentator on HLN’s Showbiz Tonight and the Wendy Williams Show.

Megan splits time between NYC and Nashville, TN and in her free time she loves to work out, travel and is always up for an adventure. She and her husband have two sons and a dog named Indiana.

For more information on how you or your company can purchase a table or sponsorship to this exciting event, contact the WCS Development Department at 817-596-7807 ext. 327.  Don’t delay, tables are selling quickly for what is always a wonderful night.

Leslie Chalmers

About Leslie Chalmers

Director of Development