Tara Joyce is a morning and mid-day anchor for News 12. A native New Yorker, she is thrilled to be back in her home state covering the stories that affect the communities she loves.
Joyce comes to News 12 from NBC Connecticut, where she worked as an anchor and reporter. During her four years the Emmy-nominated journalist launched a new 4 p.m. newscast and covered countless stories of local and national importance including the 2017 terrorist truck attack in New York City, the Boston Marathon bombing trial and the historic Buffalo blizzard of 2014. Prior to joining NBC Connecticut, Joyce worked as the morning anchor at the CBS affiliate in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and a writer for the Fox News Channel and the Fox Business Network.
Joyce holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and communications from the University of Connecticut. When she is not chasing a story, the new mom enjoys traveling with her family, trying new restaurants and exploring every part of our beautiful state.