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EXPERIENCE

 

WJBK Fox 2 News                           Detroit, MI                                                                            1998-Present

Anchor and Reporter, 6:30 pm Weekday Newscast - launching July 2018

  • Contributing ideas, content for unique local alternative to network news at 6:30

Weekend Anchor 2015 – 2018

  • Emmy Award Winning Anchor also contributing as executive producer, reporter and writer as needed

Investigative and General Assignment Reporter

  • Emmy Award Winning reporter covering breaking news, daily and investigative stories ranging from crime to politics to human interest.
  • Traveling domestically and abroad for major stories including:
  • Terror attack at Ohio State University, 2016
  • Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, 2016
  • Flint Water Crisis Hearings on Capitol Hill, 2016
  • Same Sex Marriage case at the U.S. Supreme Court, 2015
  • Haiti Earthquake, 2010, plus several follow up visits
  • Auto Crisis Hearings on Capitol Hill, 2008

 

WEYI Channel 25                              Flint, MI                                                                                 1996-1998

Reporter

Weather Anchor

Weekend Anchor

 

WTVJ NBC                                       Miami, FL                                                                              1994-1996

Associate News Producer

Promotions Producer

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Marygrove College, Detroit, MI

M.A., Social Justice, 2008

 

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

B.S., Broadcast Journalism and Spanish, 1994

Cum Laude, Honors Program

 

AWARDS & HONORS

 

EMMY Awards (Michigan)

  • 2015 Best Anchor
  • 2012 One-handed Goalie Inspires
  • 2010 Helping Haiti – On a Mission
  • 2009 Spine Story
  • 2005 Heart Gallery
  • 2005 Investigative Reporter

 

Michigan Association of Broadcasters

  • 2010 News Reporter

 

Michigan Associated Press

  • 2010 Best Hard News
  • 2006 Investigative Reporting
  • Honorable Mention

 

Society of Professional Journalists

  • 2009 Excellence in Media 1st Place
  • 2006 Best Journalism of Year 2nd Place
  • 2006 Feature News Reporting 2nd Place
  • 2004 General News Reporting 1st Place
  • 2003 General Excellence News Special

 

Edward R. Murrow Regional Award

  • 2008 Tribute to Our Troops

 

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Vice-President, Michigan

 

The Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Shop Steward

 

Artists Shop Steward