Experience

KYW-TV (CBS Philadelphia)    
General Assignment Reporter
Jan 2016 – Present

  • Write packages and web scripts with live reports under daily deadline pressures
    • Notable coverage includes Bill Cosby sexual assault trial, second Amtrak train derailment, and legalization of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania
  • Enterprise and pitch local content for various newscasts
  • Use social media to find and promote stories, track trends and analytics, build audience
    • Extensive use and knowledge of digital platforms (Tagboard, Hootsuite, Periscope, Facebook Live, Snapchat, etc.)
    • 10,000+ followers on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

WMAZ-TV         
Anchor/Reporter                              
Aug 2013- Aug 2015

  • Anchored and produced newscasts 
  • Developed investigative, compelling content with focus in government
    • Broke a story on salary increases for select top government officials
    • Extensively covered journey to legalization of medical marijuana in Georgia
  • Reported live in field for breaking news, elections, special coverage
  • Turned packages, VOSOTs for 5, 6, 10 and 11 p.m. newscasts

McClatchy News
Shanghai, China
Foreign Reporter
Mar 2013

  • Filmed, edited and produced a feature story on China’s “luxury generation” and consumer behavior

Valley Magazine
State College, PA
Beauty and Lifestyle Editor
Aug 2010 – May 2012

  • Managed team of writers, assigned and copy edited stories, contributed to magazine layout

Fox News Channel (Fox and Friends)
New York, NY
Production Intern
May 2012 – Aug 2012

  • Produced segments for national network (pre-interviewed guests, wrote scripts, created graphics)
  • Read sports headlines on-air for national audience of over two million people
  • Pitched segment ideas during daily morning meeting with executive producers and anchors

SKILLS      Fluent in Korean, Edius, ENPS, iNews, Final Cut Pro, Axis, Adobe Photoshop

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