Judy Maggio is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who has established her brand based on trust, accuracy and public service. Her work in Austin television spans 40 years and she has earned the respect and admiration of her colleagues and the community.
She served as Editorial Director at Austin PBS, KLRU-TV from 2016-2020, where she directed, hosted and produced Decibel, a documentary-style news program. She also hosted ATX Together, a public affairs program on timely, local issues.
Prior to her work at PBS, Judy served as Managing Editor and co-anchored the weeknight newscasts at both KVUE-TV(1981 to 2003) and CBS Austin (2003-2014).
Among her many accolades: The Liz Carpenter Lifetime Achievement Award from Women Communicators of Austin and the Trailblazer Award from the Alliance for Women in Media.
Judy currently runs her communications business, Judy Maggio Media and recently co-founded and launched ATX Good News, a social media platform to share positive, uplifting stories about Central Texas.