Judy Maggio is a respected, veteran journalist who spent 3 decades as the lead news anchor in Austin, Texas. She served as Managing Editor at both KVUE -TV ( 1981 – 2003) and KEYE-TV ( 2003 – 2014). Judy is now the Editorial Director of News and Public Affairs at KLRU-TV, PBS Austin. She leads Decibel, a multi-platform news initiative doing in-depth reporting on key community issues in Central Texas. Follow the award winning work she is doing with the Decibel team on KLRU-TV, on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/decibelatx/ or online at decibelatx.org.
Judy was voted Best Newscaster by Austin Chronicle readers for 10 years in a row. In 2014, she was named Trailblazer of the Year by the Alliance for Women in Media, and Women Communicators of Austin honored her with the Lifetime Achievement Award.