Madeline Odle

Madeline Odle

  • Phrases that describe me: Music lover, political nerd, easy to talk to!
  • Hometown: Wheaton, IL (Chicago suburbs)
  • Other places I’ve lived: A different Chicago suburb and Columbia, Missouri when I was in school
  • I graduated from: University of Missouri
  • I’ve been doing what I do for: Almost 3 years now…I worked at the local station in the town I went to college, I reported and produced there starting my sophmore year of college
  • Most interesting assignment: Covering the main presidential candidates during the 2016 presidential campaign (I’m a political junkie, so it was kind of a dream come true)
  • I have a knack for: Remembering state capital names
  • I’m passionate about: Telling peoples’ stories! I really love what I do, and I’m excited I get to do it every day
  • I can’t stop talking about: The concerts I’ve been to (and still want to go to)
  • When I’m not reporting, I’m: Teaching myself how to play guitar, but that’s a work in progress
  • Other places you may have seen me: Rollerblading at a park near you
  • Favorite places in mid-Michigan: The Capitol/downtown area
  • What I love most about mid-Michigan: I love how pretty it is, the nature is amazing!
  • Fun fact: I was a competitive figure skater for about 10 years!