I joined the FOX6 News team as a digital producer in August 2014.
Born and raised in Wausau, I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in communications with a double emphasis in public relations and electronic media from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in 2012. “Go Pack Go!”
Before coming to Milwaukee, I worked my way from a production assistant to audio operator at WFRV-TV Channel 5, to video editor and writer at FOX11-WLUK in Green Bay.
My job duties at FOX6 News include producing and posting interactive content to FOX6Now.com and running our social media pages including Facebook and Twitter.
In my spare time, you can catch me riding my bicycle, attending local music shows, crafting, or perhaps devouring a giant pretzel at one of Milwaukee’s awesome beer gardens!
I am very passionate about my job and am truly proud to be the person who brings you your news via FOX6Now.com.
MILWAUKEE — It was a beautiful day to get out and do some gardening on Saturday, May 25. The “Victory Garden Initiative” finished up their 15-day “Garden BLITZ” — a program aimed to install more than 500 raised garden beds throughout Milwaukee County. About 300 volunteers helped plant vegetable and flower seeds in backyards of homes, churches, schools and other businesses. “The whole mission of the organization is to help people in the city grow food,” said Montana Morris, community […]
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY — Flight for Life responded to a serious motorcycle crash in the Town of Scott, Sheboygan County, on Saturday, May 25. Several 911 calls alerted the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office to the crash on County Road W. Authorities say the motorcyclist was traveling east when they crashed. The driver suffered life-threatening injuries and was flown to a hospital for treatment. Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Random Lake Ambulance Service, Cascade Fire Department & […]
MILWAUKEE — Fans are feeling the excitement in Milwaukee for the Bucks NBA playoff run. From the ground to the sky, a green wave has washed over the city. Are you backing the Bucks? Show us by uploading a picture to our gallery. Click the SUBMIT YOUR PHOTO button to begin. PHOTO GALLERY
KENOSHA — Students from Bradford High School put together a car wash in honor of 15-year-old Kaylie Juga, a young life cut short. Police say Juga’s ex-boyfriend — 15-year-old Martice Fuller — entered her family’s home on May 9, and shot her and her mother. Kaylie Juga died but her mom survived. On Saturday, May 25, the group of seniors hosted the car wash as tribute to their beloved friend. PHOTO GALLERY “You wouldn’t expect it from children, as young […]
MILWAUKEE — Get your dancing shoes on because live music is coming to the Deer District this summer. According to the Milwaukee Bucks, the Beer Garden — located outside Fiserv Forum — will hold a free summer music series on Wednesdays, beginning May 29 through Aug. 28. “The Beer Garden is a prime setting to host local music on summer evenings,” said Michael Belot, Senior Vice President of Bucks Ventures and Development. “We look forward to inviting the community to […]
MILWAUKEE — The Better Business Bureau is warning about the Memorial Day scam. According to the BBB, these scammers use a patriotic or military approach when contacting service members for money. The BBB warns of the following scams: High-priced military loans : Advertisements for loans that guarantee instant approval or no credit check will often come with hidden fees and extremely high interest rates. Remember that legitimate lenders will never guarantee a loan before you apply, and loans that require an upfront […]
MILWAUKEE — A 55-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle near Layton Boulevard and Evergreen Lane, near the Mitchell Park Domes. It happened Friday, May 24, just before 7 p.m. According to police, the suspect struck the woman and fled from the scene. The Milwaukee Fire Department attempted life saving measures; however, the victim succumbed to her injuries. The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office was called to the scene. The driver of the vehicle, a 50-year-old woman, was […]
KENOSHA COUNTY — A 7-year-old child was seriously injured following a two-vehicle crash in the Village of Bristol on Friday, May 24. According to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, it happened around 6:22 p.m., at the intersection of Highway Q (104th Street) and Highway U (136th Avenue). Officials say an investigation revealed a Volkswagen SUV was struck from behind by a Dodge pickup truck. The driver of the Volkswagen and 7-year-old passenger were injured. Two other Volkswagen passengers were not […]
MILWAUKEE — A healthy rivalry between Milwaukee Police and Fire Departments will benefit dozens of people across southeast Wisconsin. The second annual “Battle of the Badges” blood drive took place at two fire stations on Friday, May 24. Donors were able to choose if they wanted their blood to count for Team Police or Team Fire. At the end of the day, everyone wins. “It’s a brotherhood and sisterhood, they look out for us, we look out for them, to […]
GLENDALE — Beginning Monday, June 3, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will begin a rehabilitation project on the Silver Spring Bridge over the Milwaukee River. The project will require multiple stages with temporary closures for drivers. Here’s what to expect: Early June The I-43 northbound loop exit ramp to westbound Silver Spring Drive will be closed until late summer. An official detour will be signed along WIS 190 (Capitol Drive) and WIS 57 (Green Bay Avenue) Motorists more familiar […]
CUDAHY — A 13-year-old girl is hurt after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in Cudahy on Thursday, May 23. According to the Cudahy Police Department, around 4:48 p.m., multiple 911 calls came in reporting a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on South Lake Drive, near Munkwitz Avenue. By the time officers arrived to the scene, the striking driver had fled the scene northbound on Lake Drive. The 13-year-old Cudahy girl was taken to a local hospital for treatment. […]
WAUKESHA COUNTY — Waukesha County officials are warning about a jury duty scam circling the area. Several incidents have been reported of individuals claiming to be a lieutenant from the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department, wanting to collect a fine for failure to report for jury duty. The scammers ask for personal, financial or credit card information in order to avoid being arrested. Authorities with the Waukesha County Clerk of Courts and Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department says they will never ask you […]