EXPERIENCE Cox Media Group D.C. Bureau — Senior Producer JUNE 2018-PRESENT Produce original and local content daily from Washington for 10 local television stations, 4 local radio stations, and several newspapers under the Cox Media Group umbrella. -Manage day-to-day news operations and editorial decisions -Report, write and front packages and live shots for TV and radio stations -Manage morning editorial meeting and make reporter assignments
Cox Media Group D.C. Bureau — Producer JUNE 2014 - JUNE 2018
-Report on local Congressional delegations, federal agencies and the White House -Build relationships with sources to break news and enterprise reporting -Produce and write morning live shots on news of the day -Write and report, with daily live shots for morning radio shows -Manage daily rundown and content requests from station producers -Write, shoot and edit vosots and packages for local talent -Assist correspondents with reporting and research for stories -Manage special requests for interviews with newsmakers or video -Write stories for station websites
WJAC-TV, Johnstown, PA— Line Producer FEBRUARY 2012 - MAY 2014 Produced 90-minutes of local news for NBC affiliate covering 10 counties in south-central Pennsylvania
SPECIAL PROJECTS Presidential Inauguration- Planned the coverage logistics and produced live coverage for President Trump’s Inauguration. State of the Union addresses- Planned the logistics and conducted interviews with lawmakers representing each of the 10 Cox markets before and after the president's State of the Union address from 2014-2018. Women’s March- Planned the coverage logistics and produced live coverage for the Women’s March in Jan. 2017. Pope Francis visit to Washington- Coordinated coverage of the Pope’s visit to Washington and address to Congress between the bureau and local station crews. Political Conventions- coordinated multi-platform coverage of both the DNC and RNC conventions VP Biden Interview- Produced multi-camera sit down interview with Vice President Joe Biden
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS National Press Foundation — Paul Miller Fellowship One-year application-based fellowship program training new-to-DC reporters with an overview of how to cover the nation’s capital. Regional Reporters Association — Board of Directors Network of professional journalists who cover the federal government for regions outside of Washington, D.C.
EDUCATION Penn State University, University Park, PA — B.A. Broadcast Journalism, B.S. Political Science AUGUST 2008 - MAY 2012
SKILLS Linear editing on Avid iNews Management System Video production with Sony P2 camera. Live shot production with LiveU News Writing