I am a hard-working individual that aspires to be an elite sports journalist. I have experience in fast paced journalistic environments. I can shoot and edit my own photos and video along with the ability to create intriguing stories in small time frames. I have experience in social media and many adobe design applications.
Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills
Sound editorial judgment
Photo editing and retouching
Broadcasting InternHBC TV 25 - Winona, Minnesota09/2016 - Current During my time at HBC TV 25 I spent most of it helping with sports broadcast and other special events including parades, city council and school board meetings. I worked as a play by play and color commentator on air. I also spent a majority of time behind the scenes working as a camera operator, assistant director and replay operator along with the occasional director role.
Sports ReporterThe Winonan Newspaper - Winona State university01/2016 - 10/2016 I have reported for the Baseball, Softball, Tennis and Football teams at Winona State University for the school newspaper.
Dj and Sports broadcaster89.5 KQAL - Winona State University01/2016 - Current I worked as a DJ and sports broadcaster for Winona State Universities radio station. I worked a DJ shift once a week on the late night show. I spent time working on our sports rundown show twice a week. I helped direct and host pregame and half time shows for basketball and football and did play by play and color commentary for baseball.
Bachelor of Arts: Mass Communication JournalismWinona State University - Winona, Minnesota2018
Minor in Communications
Member of Society for Collegiate Journalist
Public Relations, Communications and Mass Communications coursework
Photography and Graphic Arts coursework
Volunteer work is very Important. I have spent many hours as a volunteer for the middle school ministry at Pleasant Valley Church. Throughout my high school and college time I have spent at least one week a year on mission trips with my church helping out communities in Seattle, South Dakota and Mexico. I also work at Living Well Disability Services as a Direct Support Professional for children with special needs.