Madison Sawyer is an award-winning journalist who is the morning traffic anchor at KTVT, the CBS television network owned station in Ft. Worth Texas. Her “Don’t get mad, get Madison” traffic segments highlight KTVT’s morning news. She is a frequent ambassador of KTVT at community events including singing the national anthem at Ranger games.
Madison joined KTVT in 2016 from KWTX News Ten in Waco, Texas where she anchored the noon newscast. She was also a night-side reporter and the lead reporter for the Emmy Award-winning “KWTX Baylor Gameday” show.
Before starting her career, Madison competed twice in Miss Texas where she was first runner-up in 2015 as Miss Park Cities and second runner-up in 2014 as Miss Waco.
Madison’s Miss Texas journey has allowed her to share her passion for health and fitness through her platform, "Play Every Day,” which focuses on promoting healthy lifestyles through a partnership with the YMCA.
She was chosen as the 2015 Young Woman of Achievement and was recognized with numerous interview awards, a preliminary lifestyle and fitness award, and community service awards for her involvement with over 40 non-profits and was even given awards for her talent…yodeling!
Madison was born and raised in Fort Worth and spent several years barrel racing in rodeos across the south on her horse, Barbie. You will likely find her out and about in Central Texas looking for any opportunity to wear her cowboy boots. She graduated from Baylor University with a double major in entrepreneurship and journalism.
Madison and her husband live in Aledo, Texas a suburb of Ft. Worth.