• Follow me on:

I’m proud and grateful to be a member of the Fox 6 News team. I arrived in January 2011, and you might say my “initiation” was covering the union protests in Madison, just weeks after my first day on the job.

I came to Milwaukee from Green Bay, where I reported for WFRV for two and a half years. My experiences in Green Bay included reporting on record flooding, a decades-old murder investigation, and the construction of world’s largest igloo. I inevitably became a Packers fan and had the terrible timing to leave Green Bay just two weeks before they won the Super Bowl.

Before that, I spent a year at WKBT in La Crosse working as a reporter/anchor.

During my years in TV news, I’ve been honored with Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards and regional Emmy nominations.

I became interested in TV news as a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After internships at WCCO in Minneapolis and NBC-15 in Madison, I landed a full-time on-air internship at WISC, where I worked throughout my senior year.

I grew up in Apple Valley, MN where I graduated from Eastview High School. Growing up, I wanted to become a writer, but I lack the patience to sit down and write a book. The fast-paced business of TV journalism is much better fit for my personality!

In my free time, I like to run outside on southeast Wisconsin’s beautiful trails, and read my kindle. I spend as much time as possible with my husband, who fortunately doesn't mind eating ham sandwiches every night while his wife is off reporting the news.

If you see me out on a story, please come over and say hello!

Recent Articles
  • secret service

    “The President’s security is always number one:” Secret Service on hand at Laborfest

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Heavy security in Milwaukee on Labor Day — as President Barack Obama flew into town on Air Force One, and spoke at Maier Festival Park as part of Milwaukee’s Laborfest event. The best way to describe the level of security at Maier Festival Park on Monday, September 1st to ensure the President’s safety might be airport-level security — and of course, the Secret Service was also on hand to make sure everything went smoothly. There were long […]

  • Presidential visit Barack Obama

    A Presidential visit for Milwaukee: Laborfest volunteers make last-minute preparations

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A Presidential visit in Milwaukee on Labor Day! Preparations were underway Sunday at Maier Festival Park — with volunteers preparing to welcome President Barack Obama to Milwaukee’s Laborfest celebration on Monday, September 1st. The exact details of President Obama’s schedule aren’t being disclosed, but he is expected to land in Milwaukee on Monday afternoon. He will be greeted by Governor Scott Walker, Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. Then, he’ll head to Maier […]

  • rosebear

    CAPTURED: Levi Rosebear, driver charged in fatal accident

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — U.S. Marshals have captured 26-year-old Levi Rosebear. He is charged with homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle and bail jumping.  Law enforcement says he was high on marijuana when he fatally struck a woman with his car outside State Fair Park in March. A warrant was issued for his arrest. Rosebear is 5’10” and weights 175 pounds.  He had long brown hair at one time, but may have cut it short.  U.S. Marshals say Rosebear has […]

  • Marquis Hudson

    U.S. Marshals seek Marquis Hudson, charged with armed robbery

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — U.S. Marshals are looking for 32-year-old Marquis Hudson. U.S. Marshals say Hudson was involved in an armed robbery on June 2nd near 68th and Fiebrantz.  The victim in the armed robbery was fatally shot. Hudson is now charged with armed robbery and possession of a firearm by a felon for the incident.  He’s also wanted for questioning as a suspect in the homicide. U.S. Marshals say Hudson may still be in Milwaukee.  They say the has relatives throughout the […]

  • Teresa Carlson

    Report says “highly inappropriate” conduct by former head of FBI

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The former head of the FBI’s Milwaukee Field Office is the target of a condemning report. The report by the the Department of Justice mentions her handling of the Sikh temple shooting. The subject of that report is Teresa Carlson. Carlson is not being prosecuted, but may face disciplinary action. The report says her conduct was, “highly inappropriate,” and showed, “a troubling lack of judgement.” “It appears that Page died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the […]

  • Proposed Hard Rock casino in Kenosha

    Potawatomi Casino at risk to lose thousands of slot machines

    MILWAUKEE/KENOSHA (WITI) — The controversy over a proposed Kenosha casino just keeps heating up. The Potawatomi Tribe is withholding $25 million from the state, and could lose thousands of slot machines as a consequence. As it stands, the Potawatomi Tribe has a complex contract with the state that requires it be reimbursed for losses suffered due to a new casino — even though the project hasn’t been approved yet. The Tribe is worried that a new off-reservation casino will cut […]

  • James Foley remembered at vigil at Church of the Gesu

    James Foley’s close friends from college remember their friend, “Jim” as vigil is held near Marquette campus

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Marquette community says goodbye to James Foley. Hundreds on Tuesday, April 26th filled the Church of the Gesu near Marquette’s campus to reflect on Foley’s life. This, after he was murdered last week at the hands of terrorists from the Islamic state. During the vigil, Foley’s close friends reflected on the man behind the news headlines. Foley graduated from Marquette University in 1996. During his time there, he developed a close group of friends, who are […]

  • Demonstration in downtown Milwaukee

    Another demonstration in downtown Milwaukee; What do protesters want?

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — As loved ones said goodbye on Monday, August 25th to 18-year-old Michael Brown — shot and killed by a police officer in Missouri, folks here in Milwaukee used Brown’s death to put a spotlight on policing in this city, and their perceived injustices. Demonstrators gathered outside the federal courthouse in downtown Milwaukee late Monday afternoon. There, they stood in solidarity with those in Missouri — holding a moment of silence for Michael Brown. Brown was unarmed when […]

  • James Foley

    Hundreds gather in his hometown of Rochester, New Hampshire to honor James Foley

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Hundreds gathered on Sunday, August 24th to remember slain journalist James Foley. A mass remembrance for the Marquette University alumnus was held at his hometown church in New Hampshire. This, as his Alma Mater prepares to honor Foley in its own way. Foley was executed by Islamic State militants last week. President Barack Obama has called Foley a hero for telling the stories of oppressed people in war-torn regions like Syria and Libya. Foley was abducted in […]

  • Armando Romero-Gutierrez

    CAPTURED: Illinois fugitive is one of Wisconsin’s most wanted, he’s Armando Romero-Gutierrez

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — U.S. Marshals are looking for 36-year-old Armando Romero-Gutierrez. Romero-Gutierrez is a fugitive from Illinois.  U.S. Marshals believe he’s hiding out on Milwaukee’s south side. U.S. Marshals say he is charged with sexual assault of a child in Cane County.  He’s accused of assaulting an 11-year-old family member. U.S. Marshals say there are some reports that Romero-Gutierrez fled to Mexico, but Marshals believe he’s staying with his brother near 32nd and National or 13th and Burnham. Romero-Gutierrez is 5’6” […]

  • Mario Jones

    CAPTURED: Marshals search for Mario Jones, wanted for shooting two people

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — U.S. Marshals are looking for 24-year-old Mario Jones. A criminal complaint says on July 7th, Jones shot two people near 38th and Lloyd.  The criminal complaint says before the shooting, Jones accused the victims of stealing his gun.  One of the victims ran to District 3 for help.  Jones hasn’t been seen by law enforcement since. U.S. Marshals say the victims identified Jones by his nickname ‘Rio.”  Jones has a criminal record that goes back to 2001, and […]

  • Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke

    “I’ve left it up to the voters:” David Clarke defeats Chris Moews in Milwaukee Co. Sheriff’s race

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — On primary election day in Wisconsin, Tuesday, August 12th, the big race in Milwaukee County was for sheriff. The candidates early Wednesday morning, August 13th declared the race “too close to call” — with Chris Moews saying around midnight, he was not ready to concede the race. Moews, around midnight Wednesday — said there are 6,000 absentee ballots to count. He has not conceded. Just after midnight on Wednesday — race results at FOX6Now.com showed 100% of […]


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,236 other followers