Ellen Terhune

Multimedia Journalist
Wichita, KS
Ellen Terhune

Ellen Terhune is currently a news and sports reporter for Eyewitness News.

As a Wichita native, Ellen is so excited and honored to work in her home market.

Ellen joins the KWCH team from the University of Kansas where she graduated in the spring of 2019 with a degree in journalism.

While in college, Ellen was a sports anchor and reporter for KUJH TV, the student-run television station. In her time at Kansas, she covered all KU athletics, including following the men’s basketball team on their NCAA tournament run.

Ellen started in the KWCH Newsroom as an intern in the summer of 2018 while still in college. It was during her time as an intern with KWCH that she realized the importance of local journalism.

Ellen is committed to finding the most impactful stories within the viewership communities and telling them to the best of her ability.

In her free time, you can find Ellen in the gym or eating. She loves spending time traveling and hanging out with her friends and family, especially her blue-heeler puppies Rocky and Davy.

  • The University of Kansas, BS journalism, 2019