maggie carlo

 

Resume

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

KOCO-TV                                               Oklahoma City, OK                                     August 2017 - August 2020

Morning Anchor

 

WGN-TV/CLTV                                        Chicago, IL                                               September 2016 - July 2017

General Assignment and Feature Reporter/Anchor

  • Report on location for WGN Weekend Break feature segments
  • Live and unscripted interviews on a wide variety of topics
  • Report in the field on breaking news, weather and general assignment stories
  • Anchor newscasts for CLTV: Covering local, national and international stories

 

Lifestyle Host for J. Dill Productions            Chicago, IL                                       November 2015 – November 2016

Host

  • Lifestyle host for TV pilots focused on travel, food, and entertainment
  • Live and unscripted interviews on a wide variety of topics

 

WGN-TV/CLTV                                        Chicago, IL                                               November 2009 - July 2015

General Assignment Reporter/Anchor

  • Collaborate with photographers, producers, writers and directors
  • Anchor newscasts for CLTV: Covering local, national, and international stories
  • Built relationships with key contacts to secure interviews and exclusive story elements
  • Excellent storyteller: Creatively using natural sound and descriptive writing

 

KOCO-TV                                              Oklahoma City, OK                                 October 2005 – October 2008

5PM, 6PM, and 10PM News Anchor and What Matters To You Creator and Host

  • Anchored the number one Nielson rated 5PM and 6PM newscasts
  • Hosted, produced, researched, and wrote What Matters To You
  • What Matters To You generated daily positive viewer feedback in the form of website traffic, emails, blog comments, and

        phone calls

  • Newsroom leader helping mentor new staff, shape story selection and newscast content

 

WOFL-TV/The Daily Buzz                         Orlando, FL                                                                     2003-2005

Freelance Reporter/Host

 

WBBH-TV                                              Fort Myers, FL                                                                 2002-2003

Reporter/Anchor

 

WHAG-TV                                              Hagerstown, MD                                                             2000-2002

Weekend Anchor/Host/Reporter

 

WJFK-FM                                               Towson, MD                                                                   1999-2000

Sports Updates Reporter

 

 

EDUCATION

 

University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Bachelors of Arts: Communication

 

President, Phi Sigma Sigma Sorority

Faculty Senator, University Faculty Senate

 

 

MEMBERSHIPS/AWARDS/HONORS

 

  • Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters “Best Morning News” 2017 & 2018
  • SAG-AFTRA, Member
  • Associated Press, Best Continuing Coverage
  • Orlando’s Twenty Coolest People, Axis Magazine

 

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

 

President, Board of Directors, Park West Cooperative, Chicago, IL

  • Co-Chair, 2014 Color Outside the Lines Gala, Park West Cooperative, Chicago, IL
  • Co-Chair, American Cancer Society Cattle Barron’s Ball, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Pet Therapy Team, Creatures and Kids, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Telethon Host, Children’s Miracle Network, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Mentor (MD, FL, and IL)