Maureen Wurtz - Reporter

Maureen joined Fox 42 News Team in August 2011. After growing up in Omaha, Maureen is excited to begin her professional career in the place that she calls home.

Maureen graduated high school at V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic. Her love of speech and theater steered her to the Journalism program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She graduated in May 2011 with a Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism.

During college, Maureen was involved with her sorority and multiple journalism projects. She hosted a segment for 5 City TV, co-anchored/produced 2010 Election coverage for her college station, was an assistant for a documentary, and interned at KFOR 1240 and KLKN. One of her favorite experiences in college was working with the Special Olympics during the 2010 National Games held in Lincoln.

In her spare time, Maureen enjoys playing the piano, reading, hanging out with friends, and traveling.

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