Kelly Kennedy







WOIO-TV                  Cleveland, OH                                                                           November 2019 - Present

Reporter/MMJ/Fill-in Anchor


WNCN-TV                 Raleigh, North Carolina                                                       January 2017 – November 2019


  • Pitch enterprise, exclusive and investigative stories
  • Shoot, write, and edit packages as an MMJ when needed
  • Work with a photographer to turn packages under tight deadlines
  • Report live from the field
  • Maintain an active social media presence


WJHG-TV                  Panama City Beach, Florida                                                 December 2014 – January 2017


  • Shoot, write and edit packages under tight deadlines as a one-man band reporter
  • Utilize TVU technology to report live from the field
  • Post developing stories to social media while out in the field
  • Fill in on the anchor desk
  • Utilize social media to tease stories and interact with viewers
  • Pitch story ideas


KHAS-TV/ KSNB-TV  Hastings, Nebraska                                                              February 2014 – December 2014


  • Write, shoot, edit and report at least two stories a day
  • Establish and maintain contacts within the community
  • Post content to web and social media
  • Pitch creative story ideas
  • One-man band live shots with TVU backpack technology


CBS This Morning        New York, New York                                                                  January 2013 – May 2013


  • Pitched and produced several segments that aired
  • Researched stories and coordinated interviews
  • Teased segments via official CBS social media accounts
  • Developed anchoring skills


Verizon FIOS1 News     Ryebrook, New York                                                                February 2012  – May 2012


  • Edited with Final Cut Pro and Photoshop
  • Researched stories
  • Shadowed reporters in the field





The State University of New York at Purchase College

B.A. in Journalism (Honors) May 2013


The American Business School in Paris, France Summer 2012





  • Proficient with Final Cut Pro, Edius, iNews, and ENPS
  • Excellent experience shooting with JVC & Sony HD cameras
  • Proficient with all platforms of social media
  • 2017 AP Award Winner for Best Investigative Report
  • 2016 AP Award Finalist for Best Investigative Report
  • Conversational in French & Spanish