Marcus Washington

 

Resume

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

KNTV-TV                                           San Francisco, CA                                                      July 2017 – Present

Morning Anchor

 

WJZ-TV(CBS)                                     Baltimore, MD                                                      June 2014 – June 2017

Anchor/Reporter

  • Solo anchor for weekend evening newscasts
  • Fill-in anchor for all WJZ newscasts and public affairs show, On Time
  • Report, cover breaking news and live reporting under multiple newscasts

 

WTVF-TV(CBS)                                    Nashville, TN                                                     June 2008 – June 2014

Reporter/Anchor

  • Enterprise engaging and informative stories daily for Nashville’s #1 television station
  • Demonstrative live shots and fill-in anchor for all shows on NewsChannel5 and NewsChannel5+
  • Tease stories throughout the day using NewsChannel5.com, Twitter and Facebook.

 

KOKI-TV (FOX)                                     Tulsa, OK                                                          May 2006 – April 2008

Reporter

  • Generated local compelling lead stories under strict deadlines
  • Reported daily with a huge emphasis on live Breaking News
  • Participated in community events from hosting to planning

 

WCAV/WVAW/WAHU-TV                        Charlottesville, VA                                            March 2005 – May 2006

Reporter

  • Shot, wrote and edited stories for six different newscasts on multiple stations
  • Established and maintained local contacts across three countries

 

WREG-TV (CBS)                                    Memphis, TN                                           November 2004 –March 2005

Associate Producer

  •   Produced morning show cut-ins
  •   Assisted in blocking and writing scripts for the #1 morning show in the market

 

WUMR-FM                                           Memphis, TN                                                  June 2002 –August 2003

Radio Personality

  • Hosted live jazz shows and interviewed guests live in studio
  • Conducted marketing contest consistent with program standards

 

 

EDUCATION

 

December 2004

The University of Memphis

BA in Journalism

 

 

SKILLS

 

  • ENPS
  • iNews
  • Non-linear editing
  • Leitch
  • Avid
  • DVCPro
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Final Cut Pro
  • WorldNow

 

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

 

  • Served as advisor to Schrader Lane Church of Christ Youth Newsletter
  • Voted one of “Nashville’s 25 Most Beautiful People” in Nashville Lifestyles Magazine
  • Hosted: Nashville Business Journal CFO Awards, Leader’s Recognizing Leaders, Mr. Tennessee Scholarship Competition, Delta Sigma Theta Jabberwock Scholarship, Top Ladies of Distinction Beautillion, Miss Kappa Alpha Psi Scholarship Pageant and Dr. Dorothy Brown Scholarship Breakfast