Jessica Suerth is a digital content producer for 12 News. She writes, posts on social media, edits photos and videos and much more. Suerth joined 12 News in June 2019.
Suerth joined Team 12 from KTAR News 92.3 FM, where she was a breaking news editor and social media director working on the digital team. She had started out as an intern there her freshman year in college and worked her way up to full-time.
She previously interned for CNN at the network's headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, worked for Cronkite News in Washington, D.C. during the 2016 presidential campaign and election, worked as a breaking news intern for The Arizona Republic in Phoenix and worked as an intern for Zocalo Public Square in Los Angeles.
Suerth graduated from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in May 2018. She has grown up in the Valley since moving here from Chicago in 2007 and considers it her second home.
She is a huge fan of all Chicago sports teams, especially the Chicago Cubs. When she is not working, she is typically with friends, family or scrolling Twitter.