Alli Bourne-Vanneck is from the U.S. Virgin Islands where she reports on-air and contributes stories to One Caribbean. She covers everything from culture, sports, current events and the environment. She joined the team in 2020.
Alli believes in letting her “heart and passion for community lead coverage of the Caribbean.” In addition to being an award-winning reporter, she is a former Miss Virgin Islands, philanthropist, model, tech startup founder and compete on the V.I. National Golf team.
“I see the main mission of One Caribbean News to foster connection amongst the Caribbean. It is important to share stories and issues that are impacting people and will affect the region. Caribbean Islands and its people are deeply connected, including our heritage and history. We are family.”
As you can see, Alli has a genuine appreciation of the Caribbean. “The best thing about the Caribbean is Carnival! I also love the culture, beaches, food, music, beautiful scenery, and most of all – knowing that it’s my home.”