Julie Mann

Managing Editor

Julie Mann is an award winning journalist who as been a part of WBBM Newsradio for over 20 years.

Julie started at WBBM as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor. In 2001 she accepted the position of Suburban Bureau Chief working out of the offices of the Daily Herald where she remained as a reporter until she was named WBBM's Managing Editor in 2010.

She was humbled in both 2014 and 2017 to make Robert Feder's list of the 10 Most Powerful Women in Chicago Journalism. You can catch Julie on air from time to time producing her own stories, features and filling in at the anchor desk. 

Julie is a Drake University graduate and is the third generation of her family to grow up in western suburbs. Her inspiration to become a journalist came from her childhood admiration of CBS reporter and"Evening News" anchor Walter Cronkite.