As of 2015, Martha MacCallum is serving as the co-anchor of “America’s Newsroom,” alongside Bill Hemmer. The show broadcasts on the Fox News Channel and airs weekday mornings. During her time at FNC, MacCallum has provided extensive coverage of major breaking news stories and several presidential elections. MacCallum has also interviewed several politicians, including Senator John McCain and Governor Chris Christie. MacCallum resides in Ridgewood, New Jersey with her husband and three children.
Martha MacCallum attended St. Lawrence University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. She also founded the Miranda Theater Company in New York, and worked as an associate in corporate relations at Dow Jones & Company before becoming a reporter. Her first reporting job was with “Corporate Finance” magazine. From 1991 to 1996, MacCallum served as a business news correspondent and anchor for the “Wall Street Journal Report.” She later reported for a short-lived sports and business station in New York, called WBIS-TV.
From 1997 to 2003, MacCallum appeared on several CNBC and MSNBC news shows, including “Checkpoint” and “News with Brian Williams,” and was an anchor on "Morning Call." During this time, she also received the American Women in Radio and Television award for her reporting.