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Summary

  • Lead and collaborate on daily newscasts and special projects in a digital-first newsroom setting
  • Accomplish group goals through cooperation and communication
  • Write, and craft video, to communicate, inform or entertain
  • Efficiently learn new skills and translate complex subjects into understandable and teachable terms

Awards

Alaska Press Club

2016 Newshour Won 1st Place for Best Newscast

NATAS Northwest Emmy

2016 Newshour Nominated for Best Newscast

Work Experience

Digital Content Producer | KXAN-TV

August 2017 - present

  • Curate website and social media pages to enhance our in-depth and investigative content
  • Write articles on a daily basis on breaking news, news of the day and trending topics
  • Strategize social media content to engage viewers and build their trust

News Producer | KTUU-TV

June 2015 - June 2017

Anchorage, AK

  • Write scripts, make graphics, coordinate live interviews and collaborate with reporters and photographers to produce the 6 p.m. Newshour
  • Attend planning meetings, select stories, and determine order and format for newscasts
  • Write digital versions of broadcast stories and promote them on a variety of social media platforms
  • Fill in for all shows, including the 1.5 hour Morning Edition, 30 minute 5 O'Clock Report, 30 minute 10 p.m. Late Edition, and 6 p.m. Newshour
  • Previously worked as the 30 minute 5 O'Clock Report Producer and reporting intern

Executive Editor | Rocky Mountain Student Media

May 2014 - May 2015

Fort Collins, CO

  • Manage a staff of 100 to coordinate daily online, Collegian print and CTV television coverage
  • Facilitate a merge of television and print staffs and guide transition to a digital-first newsroom
  • Provide feedback, support and critique across all media

Reporting Intern | Scripps Howard Foundation Wire

June 2014 - August 2014

Washington, D.C.

  • Cover all branches of U.S. government and Washington through articles, photos and video on daily deadlines
  • Incorporate multimedia elements into 23 stories and a special four-part profile series

Managing Editor | Rocky Mountain Collegian

May 2013 - May 2014

Fort Collins, CO

  • Manage a staff of 70 to coordinate daily coverage for print and online
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration between desks
  • Provide weekly feedback on a staff-wide and personal basis
  • Previously worked as columnist, senior reporter, politics beat reporter, general assignment reporter, CTV volunteer and contributor

Intern | KTUU-TV

May 2013 - August 2013

Anchorage, AK

  • Shadow reporters, photographers and producers
  • Collaborate on writing for the web, editing video, writing scripts and writing packages

Education

Colorado State University

May 2015

Fort Collins, CO

B.A. in Journalism and Technical Communication

  • Minors in chemistry and Spanish
  • GPA 3.949

Universidad de Alcalá - Instituto Benjamin Franklin

January 2013 - May 2013

Alcalá de Henares, Spain

Study Abroad Term

Skills

Final Cut | Premiere | Edius

Photoshop

HTML | CSS

Microsoft Office |

Google Drive

Wordpress | Clickability |

Lakana

Audition | Audacity

Languages

Spanish - Fluent

Japanese - Beginner