MARISSA KYNASTON
 Resume Work Experience Channel 13 Action News (KTNV-TV) Las Vegas, NV August 2015- Present MMJ/Reporter ABC57 (WBND-TV) South Bend, IN October 2013- July 2015 News Reporter/Anchor Was promoted to weekend anchor after only 6 months as a multimedia journalist Solo anchor the weekend shows including 6pm, 7pm, 10pm, and 11pm “One-man band” including story generating, shooting, editing, and live reporting Reported on stories like “The Polar Vortex 2013/2014,” and the 40 car pileup on I-80 tollroad Time Warner Cable Los Angeles, CA August 2012- September 2013 Sports Reporter/Producer Produce, edit, shoot and report for a 30 minute weekly fitness show Report on news stories as needed, including the Endeavour’s Landing, Final Transportation, and Carmageddon II Report on sports stories as needed, including the 2013 ESPY’s, PAC-12 Media Day, and providing in-depth analysis on the anchor desk for CIF sports KUSI-TV San Diego, CA January 2012- August 2012 Morning Anchor/Reporter Wrote news stories for the morning program, “Good Morning San Diego,” most notably during the announcement of President Obama’s healthcare reform, and during Jerry Sandusky’s sex abuse trial Wrote news stories for the website and social media platforms, and made sure they had up to the minute coverage KLFY-TV 10 Lafayette, LA November 2010-November 2011 Morning Anchor/Reporter Reported live nationally with Russ Mitchell on CBS Evening News during the devastating tornados through the southern region Reported on stories such as the Morganza Spillway opening, tennis pro Chanda Ruben’s house burning down, Lafayette oil workers stuck in Libya, and the deadly drug fad using bath salts K-ABC 7 Sports Glendale, CA August 2006-December 2007 Production Assistant/Intern Developed highlight reel for post-game shows Interviewed professional/college athletes for baseball, football and basketball games for post-game shows Education Pepperdine University, Malibu, California, December 2008 B.A., Broadcast News, emphasis in International Marketing Activities: Women’s Cross Country Team (2005-2008), studied abroad in London, England (2006, 2007), and studied abroad in Lausanne, Switzerland (2008) Volunteer Work: Special Olympics South California volunteer (2005-2010), Project Serve volunteer (2006), Orphanage Outreach volunteer (2008), taught English in Dominican Republic (2008), TeachCorps volunteer (2008) Awards & Honors: Scholar Athlete Award, WCC and NCAA Regionals Team 
Skills Thorough knowledge of Avid, Final Cut Pro, Edius, studio cameras, teleprompter, ag-dvx100 mini DV ad-dvc200 full sized cameras, QuarkXpress, InDesign, linear editing CBEST certified, CPR certified Conversant in French American Sign Language Type 85 wpm, thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word and Power Point Extra in Kaskade’s “Dynasty” music video Cameo appearance in Canada’s television show “House Jackers” References Available Upon Request