Allison Norlian

Allison Norlian

Allison Norlian is a reporter for NBC12. She joined NBC12 in April of 2016.

Allison's work has been nominated twice for an Emmy Award. She also received a 'Catalyst for Change' award from The Arc Of Virginia for her reporting on issues and stories involving the disabled community. She is an AP and Syracuse Press Club award-winning reporter who was also recognized by the City Of Rochester mayor for her reporting and work in the city.

Allison grew up in New Jersey where she attended Rutgers University. Before coming to NBC12, she reported and anchored for WROC in Rochester, NY and WKTV in Utica, NY. She started her career in Philadelphia at KYW Newsradio.

Besides loving the news and current events, Allison loves to run, workout and spend time with her family, friends, husband and kitties!


  • Nominated for two Emmy awards
  • Catalyst for Change award from the Arc of Virginia
  • NYS AP & Syracuse Press Club Award for best news series & best enterprise reporting


  • Rutgers University

Recent Articles by Allison

  New Zealand man charged with child porn involving Goochland teen

  Police investigate random gunfire happening outside Henrico neighborhood

  Local synagogues to increase security after mass shooting

  Mom: School bus often late to pick up my kids

  Assisted living facility in Richmond being shut down