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EXPERIENCE

 

WITI-TV                                                 Milwaukee, WI                                                January 2018 - Present

Reporter

 

WNDU-TV (NBC)                                     South Bend, Indiana                            September 2015-September 2017

Multi-Media Journalist

  • Turned one package and two VO/SOTs daily as a general assignment reporter
  • Reported breaking news, including national stories like the Berrien County Courthouse shooting in July 2016
  • Covered court cases and jury trials in both Indiana and Michigan
  • Shot, wrote and edited all stories as ‘one-man band’ using Sony XDCAM, Edius, Audacity and ENPS
  • Showcased stories live from the field or in-studio for a minimum of two newscasts per day
  • Pitched local and national story ideas daily in editorial meetings

Fill-in anchor - December 2015-September 2017

    • Anchored newscasts as needed; this included 16 Morning News, NewsCenter 16 Saturday/Sunday Morning, evening and 11 o’clock newscasts

Saturday morning reporter - February 2016-September 2016

    • Gave six to 10 live reports on community events / breaking news / weather each Saturday during three-hour morning show

 

IU NewsNet, Department of Journalism        Bloomington, Indiana                                        August 2014-May 2015

Reporter/Anchor/Producer/Writer

  • Contributed to a series of campus newscasts, anchoring, floor managing and producing
  • Completed broadcast packages, which were presented live in-studio

 

WTIU/WFIU-Indiana Public Media (PBS)       Bloomington, Indiana                                August 2014-December 2014

Intern

  • Reported for West and South Central Indiana’s National Public Radio and Public Broadcasting Service station
  • Researched and produced weekly radio pieces
  • Assisted reporters on assignments in the field

 

IU Student Television                                Bloomington, Indiana                                       January 2015-May 2015

Reporter

  • Provided packages for student-run newscasts
  • Broadcast reports live in-studio
  • Managed the floor and cued anchors during shows

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Indiana University - Aug. 2012-May 2015

Bloomington, Indiana

Bachelor of Arts

Major: Journalism; Second Concentration: French

Minor: Psychology

Specialization: Television Broadcast

GPA: 3.85/4.0 - High Distinction

 

 

COMMUNITY

 

Gastro-Intestinal Research Foundation (GIRF)    Chicago, IL                Feb. 2013-Present

Associate’s Board Member

  • Raise money to benefit the University of Chicago’s Department of Gastroenterology
  • Volunteer at various charity events, including foundation’s annual GIRF Gala