terrence lee

 

Resume

 

EXPERIENCE

 

WFLD-TV                                  Chicago, IL                                                                   March 2020 to Present

Anchor/Reporter

 

ABC5 (WEWS-TV)                      Cleveland, Ohio                                                  January 2013 to February 2020

Anchor/ MMJ

  • Anchor for Good Morning Cleveland from February 2015 to present
  • Decide stories for the broadcast with producers
  • Help reporters craft their live hits and copy edit their scripts
  • Put together packages on special community & technology stories
  • Multimedia Journalist/Fill-In Anchor from July 2014- January 2015
  • Writes, edits video, assists in producing, and anchors for news across the globe.
  • Weekend AM Live Center Anchor from March 2014 to July 2014
  • Wrote, edited video, and anchored for news across the globe.
  • Weekend AM Anchor from January 2014 to March 2014
  • Wrote, assisted in producing.
  • Multimedia Journalist from January 2013- November 2013
  • Wrote, shot, and edited own stories and conducted live interviews.

 

ABC47 (WMDT-TV)                    Salisbury, Maryland                                                   June 2008 to January 2013

Anchor/Reporter/Producer

  • Co-anchor weekday evening newscasts
  • Solo anchored and produced weekend evening newscasts from Sept. 2009 to Feb. 2011
  • Anchored and produced morning show and noon from Nov. 2008 to Sept. 2009
  • Set record for noon newscast ratings May 2009
  • Reported general assignment, enterprise, live shot and feature stories
  • Produced new segment, "Meet the Money Givers" which highlighted local scholarships
  • Shot/edit video for stories
  • Consistently posted and updated stories to website, wmdt.com

 

CBS3 (KYW-TV)                       Philadelphia Pennsylvania                                           January 2008 to April 2008

News Intern

  • Researched current stories and news tips from callers
  • Followed police scanners for breaking news
  • Logged political speeches for sound bites during the 2008 presidential primary season
  • Helped producers arrange interviews for special segments

 

FOX29 (WTXF)                         Philadelphia, Pennsylvania                               September 2007 to December 2007

Good Day Philadelphia Intern

  • Wrote introductions to consumer packages
  • Field produced for live shots and live interviews
  • Worked with reporters and assisted in story development
  • Went out in the field with photographers and covered stories for air

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2004-2008

B.A., Communication

Graduated Magna cum Laude

 

 

AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

  • Emmy Award – Breaking News, News 5 at Noon, 2018 - WEWS
  • Emmy Award – Best Morning Show, 2018 - WEWS
  • Emmy Award – Best Morning Show, 2017 - WEWS
  • Emmy Award – Best Morning Show, 2016 - WEWS
  • Emmy Award – Best Morning Show, 2015 - WEWS
  • 2015 Lower Great Lakes Chapter Regional Emmy Award for Best Morning Newscast
  • 2014 Nominated for Regional Emmy 2014
  • 2014 Named to Kaleidoscope Magazine 40-40 Club, people under 40 making difference in the     community
  • 2014 Chosen to be part of “Who's Who of Black Cleveland”
  • 2014 Participated in numerous community events, for African American scholarships, Hispanic
  • Scholarships, and outreach
  • 2011 Associated Press Outstanding Public Affairs
  • 2010 Associated Press Outstanding Spot News Reporting

 

 

SKILLS

 

Proficient in Avid and Final Cut Pro editing programs