About Thomas

Thomas Allen Owen is a Chicago-based multimedia journalist, video producer and writer. He currently works as an interactive news producer for WGN-TV, where he produces and writes online multimedia content for the station.

Before WGN Thomas was a video producer at the Chicago Tribune, where he developed, produced and edited video for the departments of arts & entertainment, investigations, business and Blue Sky Innovation.

Thomas grew up in Maine before moving to Chicago to earn his master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.