In making the announcement, Vaught stated, “Tania’s energy combined with her extensive knowledge of Texas is great for our expanding reporter team on ‘Good Day Austin.’”
Ortega comes to Austin from Waco, TX where she most recently served as Reporter/Producer for KCEN-TV. Prior to that, she was Reporter/Anchor/Sales Representative for KXXV-TV in Waco, TX. Ortega began her career as an intern for NBC 7/39 in San Diego, CA.
Added Ortega, "I’m grateful to become part of an already amazing news team at FOX 7 and to continue reporting on the communities of Central Texas."
Ortega holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications with a Media Studies emphasis from San Diego State University’s School of Communications.
KTBC FOX 7 is part of the FOX Television Station group, one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 27 stations in 18 markets and covering nearly 37.21% of U.S. television homes. This includes six duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Washington D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix and Orlando.
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- Chikage Windler new KEYE 42 chief meteorologist
(This post is from a news release sent to me by FOX Television Stations)