Resume

EDUCATION

University of Tennessee,  Knoxville, TN

  • BS in Communication and Information, December 2017

  • Major: Journalism and Electronic Media

  • Concentration: TV Producing

  • Minor: Information Science

  • Honors: Harry Moskos Scholarship

EXPERIENCE

NBC Affiliate, WBIR-TV Knoxville, TN

  • Multi-Platform Producer, December 2017-Present

    • Produce daily 30-minute to 2-hour local newscasts

      • Select stories and organize them that prioritizes importance as well as relevancy

      • Write scripts for stories ranging from local, national and world news

      • Schedule interview segments

    • Create digital focused content including writing stories

    • Manage breaking news by gathering information and creating visuals to report the story in a creative and interesting way

    • Contribute to editorial process and pitch meetings

  • Editor/Visual Storyteller, April 2017-July 2017

    • Contacted sources and developed news stories

    • Conducted interviews, shot b-roll, and edited packages and voiceovers for newscasts and online

    • Covered general and breaking news as well as sports

    • Attended and contributed to editorial meetings

  • Intern,  January 2017-April 2017

    • Developed and wrote scripts

    • Edited teases and voiceovers for newscasts

    • Shot footage for packages and voiceovers

    • Interviewed and contacted sources for stories

    • Edited videos for posting on social media

UT Today, University of Tennessee

  • Producer, January 2017-May 2017

    • Produced weekly news magazine programs at the University of Tennessee

    • Programs aired on WBIR-TV

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

  • Resident Assistant, August 2016-December 2017

    • Responsible for 48 students

    • Plan and promote social and educational programs

    • Promote an inclusive and safe environment for students

    • Coordinate building wide fundraising campaigns for charitie

SKILLS

  • ENPS

  • EZ News

  • Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Edius

  • Adobe After Effects

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Adobe Audacity

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Windows Microsoft Office

  • Photography

  • Videography

  • Social Media

ACTIVITES AND AFFILIATIONS

  • ESPN Campus Connections: 2016-2017

    • Participated in the production of an ESPNU broadcast of football and woman’s basketball games.

  • The Daily Beacon: Video Creator, 2016

  • Author/Editor/Publisher of amateur sports blog: 2010 – 2016

    • Authored weekly featured articles, organized and managed contributing authors, and created and managed social media accounts.

  • Habitat for Humanity: Fundraising Coordinator