Microsoft Office Suite and Digital Video Editing (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Grass Valley Edius)
04/2016 to Current
ProducerKRON-TV － San Francisco, California
Manage and develop stories for the daily 6 p.m.
broadcast in the sixth largest television market in the United States.* Work with multiple reporters and writers to produce content to air across multiple platforms* Contact sources to verify and confirm stories, ensuring accuracy.
Write and produce dynamic copy and coordinate/edit video and live segments.
Create specialized graphics relevant to stories to enhance the content and storytelling process.
Post updates across multiple social media platforms and search for unique stories, video and photos on social media.
09/2013 to 04/2016
Producer/WriterKPIX-TV － San Francisco, California
Develop story concepts for daily newscasts.
Collaborate with multiple reporters to develop stories and select appropriate multimedia content to enhance production and storytelling processes.
Craft stories that reflect and cater to the diverse population of the San Francisco Bay Area Contact sources to verify and confirm stories, ensuring accuracy.
Write and produce dynamic copy and coordinate/edit video segments.
Create specialized graphics to illustrate stories and content information.
Post updates across multiple social media platforms.
05/2006 to 07/2013
ProducerKTVU-TV － Oakland, California
Managed a team of 10 members to produce compelling weekday and weekend newscasts.
Selected content, reporters and writers for assignments.
Approved and edited stories submitted by reporters and writers.
Wrote copy and coordinated video, live shots, interviews and graphics.
Conducted telephone calls to confirm information from various sources.
Handled crisis management, including gathering and dissemination of breaking news.
Edited, wrote and posted stories to the KTVU.com website and provided updates across social media platforms.
01/2005 to 01/2006
Producer/WriterKOIN-TV － Portland, Oregon
Managed a team of seven to produce compelling newscasts against extremely tight deadlines.
Oversaw production of the early weekend newscast in the 22nd largest television market in the United States.
Bachelor of Science Degree: Broadcast Journalism and Information StudiesSyracuse University － Syracuse, New YorkBroadcast Journalism and Information Studies Dean's Scholarship recipient
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Member of the national Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and PRSA San Francisco Chapter
Award-winning multimedia specialist with outstanding skills in media production, messaging, communication and dissemination. Insightful leader respected for collaborating with team members, engaging in crisis management, managing multiple social media platforms and using social media to find unique stories, pictures and video. Skilled in copy writing, copy editing, storytelling and digital editing.
*Emmy Award for Continuing Coverage within 24 Hours (2015)
*Associated Press Bill Stout Award for Station Spot News (2009)