Margot is a six-time recipient of the National Academy Of Arts and Sciences Regional Emmy Award, earning the honors for her reporting and anchoring. She is also a 2016 honoree of the Girl Scouts of Central California South Women Inspiring Girls award.
Margot has over 20 years of broadcast journalism experience in various television markets. Born and raised in Fresno, Margot graduated from Clovis West High School and from the University of California, Irvine.
Margot started in television news at KIMT-TV in Mason City, Iowa. She also worked at WCMH-TV in Columbus, Ohio and KIRO-TV in Seattle, Washington. While in Seattle, Margot covered major stories such as the World Trade Organization riots and the conviction of Green River Killer Gary Ridgway.
Now raising her family in Fresno, Margot also enjoys mentoring youth, volunteering with local charities and organizations and singing the National Anthem at community events.
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