WDAZ-TV Devils Lake, North Dakota January 2012 to Present
Devils Lake Reporter/ Fill-in Anchor/Producer
Sole reporter for WDAZ bureau in Devils Lake, covering more than a 50 mile radius. Responsible for generating multiple stories daily. Reporting, filming, writing, editing and producing packages daily as one man band. Fill-in anchor, producing and anchoring newscasts. Sports photographer, assisting Sports Director covering local events. Won 2014 Regional Emmy Award for coverage of missing child Anthony Kuznia. Work has appeared on Good Morning America and ABC World News Tonight.
KDUH-TV Scottsbluff, Nebraska September 2010 to December 2011
General Assignment Reporter
Reporting, writing, editing and producing packages as one man band. Writing and editing web stories. Substitute sports reporter/anchor, shooting, writing, producing, editing and anchoring sports block.
CU Sportsmag January 2010 to May 2010
Writing, reporting, editing, photography and production duties including camera work and directing for weekly sports TV show.
FSN Rocky Mountain May 2009 to October 2009
Assisted on TV shoots with crew for weekly show. Shadowed producer putting together baseball pregame show. Sat in with production truck during live baseball telecasts. Researched stats, wrote for Rockies Weekly TV show, edited and logged video.
Newsteam Boulder January 2008 to May 2010
Wrote, reported, shot, edited, anchored and produced packages for broadcast. Additionally wrote for Newsteam Boulder website. Also worked behind the scenes, including operating cameras, performing technical director duties, assistant directing and directing newscast.
Colorado Daily January 2008 to July 2008
Profiled local businesses and wrote for the Independent Business page.
Radio 1190, KVCU Boulder September 2006 to August 2010
DJ/News Team Correspondent
Live, On-Air DJ, produced segments for Radio 1190 news team, volunteered during pledge drives, promoted station around Denver and Boulder as member of street team.
University of Colorado-Boulder August 2006 to May 2010
Journalism and Mass Communication-Broadcast News
3.7 GPA in Journalism courses
Well versed in all aspects of journalism, including excellent writing, reporting, shooting, anchoring and editing. Producing experience. Expert non-linear editor with Adobe Premier and Final Cut editing software, as well as linear tape-to-tape editing. Proficient in Adobe Photoshop. Thrives under strict deadlines and in group settings. Expert at using social media, including Facebook and Twitter, as a reporting tool. Passionate about all aspects of the journalism profession.