GERRY WAGSCHAL
 Resume ABC News New York, New York January 2006 –Present Senior Investigative Producer, Investigative Unit (Since August 2018) Coordinating Investigative Producer, Investigative Unit (Since Jan. 2017) Oversees and produces long and short investigative reports and contribute to all ABC News programs. Freelance Producer/Writer November 2004 – November 2005 Programs including, A Current Affair, America's Most Wanted, and CNN’s Nancy Grace. Obtained first exclusive television interview with Joran va n der Sloot, the prime suspect in the disappearance of missing teenager, Natalee Holloway, for A Current Affair. Celebrity Justice (Telepictures) New York, New York July 2002–October 2004 New York Bureau Chief Supervised New York staff, and produced and wrote reports for daily syndicated news magazine program about celebrities and the courts. Obtained exclusive interview with Whitney Houston’s father about his lawsuit against his daughter. Disclosure, CBC –TV New York, New York July 2001–June 2002 Investigative Producer Directed, produced, supervised research, and wrote investigative reports for CBC news magazine program. The Fifth Estate (CBC –TV) New York, New York September 1999–June 2001 Investigative Producer Directed, produced, and wrote reports for CBC-TV’s flagship investigative program. W-Five (CTV NEWS) Toronto, CA July 1998–August 1999 Investigative Producer Produced investigative reports for national news magazine program. Won RTNDA Canada award for hidden-camera investigation exposing a bogus travel agency. Newswatch (CBC –TV) Montreal, CA January 1994–April 1998 Investigative Producer/Reporter Produced investigative reports for Newswatch, CBC-TV’s local evening newscast in Montreal, and for CBC-TV's evening newscast covering Edmonton and Calgary, (1994-1995). A Current Affair (FOX TV) New York, New York January 1993–June 1993 Story Coordinator/Producer Obtained phone interview with cult leader David Koresh. NEWSPAPER EXPERIENCE New York Post, New York, New York. Reporter. 1993-1994 Suburban Weekly Papers, Montreal, Quebec. Reporter. 1990-1991 Montreal Daily News, Montreal, Quebec. Reporter. 1988-1989 TEACHING EXPERIENCE Fordham University, Department of Communications and Media Studies. Jan. ’17 – Present. Adjunct Professor/ Rose Hill Campus. EDUCATION Fordham Law School (Evening Division) 2006-2009. New York. Obtained Juris Doctorate in February 2009. G.P.A 3.41. Dean’s List: 2008-2009. Evening Student of the Year. Member of NY and NJ Bars. McGill University, Faculty of Law (Special Student) Montreal, 1996 – 1997. Received Leon Levinson Award (for selected journalists to study law). Concordia University Montreal, 1984 – 1987. B.A., Creative Writing and English Literature. Banff Centre for the Arts Banff, Alberta, 1985. Creative Writing Fellowship, (summer session). AWARDS 2018- News and Documentary Emmy Award: Nightclub Massacre- Terror in Orlando 2014- News and Documentary Emmy Awards, Nomination. 2012– News and Documentary Emmy Awards, Nomination. 2000 – RTNDA Canada Dan McArthur award for Investigative Journalism. 1999 – Gemini Awards, Nomination. 1998 – Canadian Association of Journalists Award. 1997 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Hon. Mention. 1996 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Hon. Mention. 1996 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Hon. Mention. 1995 – Canadian Association of Journalists Award, Finalist. 1995 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Hon. Mention. 1994 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Bronze Plaque. 1994 – Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Hon. Mention. 1994 – Yorktown Short Film & Video Festival, Golden Sheaf Award. 1993 – Gemini Awards, Nomination. SKILLS New York State Licensed Private Investigator; French speaker; proficiency in Accurint, Autotrack, LexisNexis, MS Word, and WordPerfect software. OTHER Triple nationality/American, Canadian and German REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST