Alice Herman

Spectrum News 13

Reporter Profile

Alice Herman covers health care for Spectrum News 13, a cable news outlet in Orlando, Florida. Previously, she reported on labor and the workplace as a Leonard C. Goodman investigative reporting fellow with In These Times. Hailing from Madison, Wisconsin, Herman has covered Wisconsin politics for local and national political outlets including The Progressive. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Grinnell College.

Beat: Orlando's public healthcare system

During the pandemic, Orlando’s health care industry has been put to the test, revealing racial, economic and other disparities. What are the long-term effects of COVID-19 on Orlando’s health care system? How will diverse populations continue to be impacted? Will disparities persist or finally be addressed by those in charge? This accountability beat will focus on equity in the public health system post-pandemic.