Bakersfield, California - Maddie Janssen is a Bakersfield native and Driller and is grateful for the privilege of informing the community she grew up in about the important topics and amazing people of Kern County. She has been with KGET since 2009. Maddie and husband Justin have two beautiful boys and are awaiting baby number three in the fall of 2016. Maddie is deeply involved in our community as a member of Junior League of Bakersfield and serves on several committees for local non-profits.
Maddie attended Chapman University, graduating in 2007 . Her first official job in news took her to Billings, Montana, but after two years in "big sky country," she couldn't wait to get home to family and friends.
Catch Maddie weekday mornings as the morning anchor for 17 News at Sunrise and the News at Noon.You can email Maddie at firstname.lastname@example.org.