Veteran political reporter leaves Madison TV station

Jessica Arp

News 3 Now (WISC-TV) Assistant News Director and political reporter Jessica Arp is leaving the Madison TV station at the end of the year.

Arp was with the station for 15 years and was a veteran reporter at the State Capitol.

“Thank you for welcoming me into your home so many times, for trusting me with your stories, for engaging with me in online spaces, for stopping me to share your thoughts in the grocery store,” she wrote. “I know it’s a privilege to do this job and I have never once taken that for granted.”

Arp is joining the University of Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association as its managing director of communications.