Catherine Nguyen is the Evening Producer at 12NewsNow and produces 12News at 6 on KBMT and 12News at 10 on KBMT.

Nguyen, who joined the 12News team in December 2016, was born and raised in New Orleans and graduated from Louisiana State University in August 2016.

Prior to graduating from LSU, she was the Digital Associate Producer at WBRZ, the ABC affiliate in Baton Rouge, La.

During her time in Baton Rouge, Nguyen helped cover the Alton Sterling shooting, the Baton Rouge Police shooting and the 2016 floods.

Nguyen's passion for broadcasting began in high school where, during her sophomore year, her school had an actual broadcast studio and did weekly broadcasts.

She worked in every role in the broadcasting club and worked every live show until high school graduation. She was in charge of the broadcast each week and even spent her lunch time editing videos or writing scripts.

While at LSU, Nguyen worked in Student Media alongside 12News reporter Jacque Masse.

Nguyen worked for the production and web department during her time at LSU Student Media.

In her free time she likes to go on food adventures and travel to different cities.

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