Maureen Kocot joined the 10TV News staff in 1995, and is an Emmy and Associated Press award-winning journalist.
Kocot's career at 10TV
has taken her
from the glamour of the red carpet at the Grammy Awards to the tragedy at Ground Zero.
grew up in Maryville, Ill., a small town not far from St. Louis.
She graduated from the University of Illinois in 1992, and worked as an anchor/reporter at WICD-TV in Champaign for three years before relocating to Columbus.
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said that her
parents are her
"My mom taught me about giving and my dad taught me to do it right the first time," she
now resides in Pickerington with her
husband and their two daughters.