Alyson Bruner

 

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EXPERIENCE

 

Spectrum News                        Milwaukee, WI                                                                             2018-Present

Anchor/Reporter

 

WOIO-TV                                Cleveland, OH                                                                                 2016-2018

Reporter/MMJ/Fill-in Anchor

  • 2017 Lower Great Lakes EMMY Winner, Talent-reporter-live montage
  • Social media expert
  • Almost daily I’m doing Facebook Lives from my story on our station Facebook page. I also upload photos and videos onto my own social media platforms. Throughout the morning I am updating my story on our website
  • Every weekday I write/edit two VO-SOTs or a pkg and then go live seven times each morning in our 4:30am-8am morning show. My stories include breaking news and crime, rain and snow storm coverage, sports coverage and politics. Creator of our franchise piece: “Driving Cleveland Crazy”
  • Primary fill-in anchor weekday morning broadcast
  • Demonstrative live shots and stand-ups
  • Creative storyteller
  • Shoots, writes, edits
  • Familiar with Edius, Avid and Final Cut Pro

 

KSHB-TV                                 Kansas City, MO                                                                              2014-2016

Reporter/Anchor/MMJ

  • 2015 Mid-America EMMY Winner, Reporting
  • Go to reporter for station travel/Social media expert
  • Traveled to Toronto, New York to cover World Series Champions - Kansas City Royals
  • Primary fill-in anchor for 4pm weekday broadcast
  • Demonstrative live shots and stand-ups
  • Creative storyteller
  • Shoots, writes, edits on Final Cut Pro X

 

WHSV-TV                                 Harrisonburg, VA                                                                            2012-2014
6/10/11 pm, Weekday Anchor/Reporter

  • Main weekday anchor of evening broadcasts
  • MMJ
  • Skilled in editing/Edius/Avid/Final Cut Pro/non-linear editing
  • Actively involved in public speaking engagements and other important appearances representing the station.

 

WHSV-TV                                 Harrisonburg, VA                                                                             2011-2012
5 pm Weekday Anchor/Producer/Reporter

  • Produced hour-long broadcast Mon. - Fri.
  • Co-anchored weekday newscast
  • Reported on special assignments

 

SourceMedia Group KCRG TV-9     Cedar Rapids, IA                                                                            2009-2011
Multimedia Journalist/Producer

  • Reporter for morning newscast- #1 news station in eastern Iowa.
  • Reporter for the 5,6,10 o’clock newscasts as well as online.
  • Put together newspaper stories for our media partner, the Gazette.
  • Produced hour-long Midday newscast as well as the 5,6,10 o’clock newscasts.

 

WFXR FOX 21/27                        Roanoke, VA                                                                               2008-2009
News Producer

  • Produced hour-long newscast, 10 to 11 p.m.
  • Cut-ins, scripts, headlines, bumps, developed graphics
  • Stacked rundown; collaborate show with anchors, reporters

 

FOX News WFLD                         Chicago, IL                                                                          Summer of 2007
Intern with field producer/reporter

  • Worked in areas such as: Gathering and editing b-roll, handling scripts for anchors and checking graphics

 

Liberty Champion, LU News TV, The Light 90.9 FM                                                                           2006-2008
News Reporter

  • Liberty Champion: news writer for the award-winning newspaper
  • LU News TV: general-assignment reporter
  • The Light 90.9 FM: Asst. News Director

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2004- 2008: B.S. in Communications, Liberty University
Specialized in broadcast journalism, minored in public relations
Extra-curricular activities included: one year Division 1 cheerleading; leadership positions within campus

 

 

SKILLS

 

  • Experience with Avid, Final Cut Pro, Grass Valley, News edge, iPump, News Channel, iNews and ENPS.
  • Skilled camera person, photographer and journalistic writer
  • Great people skills; motivated individual; hard worker and determined personality