Megan Hickey is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2.
Hickey came to CBS 2 in October, 2018 from ABC 7 Eyewitness News. Prior to Chicago, she worked at WEWS-TV in Cleveland and WNDU-TV in South Bend, Ind.
Hickey won a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award in 2015 for her investigative reporting on a woman who was severely burned when her car’s fuel tank caught fire. Hickey also won a Regional Emmy Award in 2017 for her reporting on a now convicted serial killer who confessed his crimes to Hickey in a series of letters from prison.
Hickey earned a Master of Science in Journalism degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Hickey also earned a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University. Hickey is a graduate of Fenwick High School in Oak Park.
A Hinsdale native, Hickey enjoys spending time with her large Chicago-area family and husband. Her hobbies include singing and playing music, competing in triathlons and sampling the best sushi spots in the area.