Resume

EXPERIENCE

WGME-TV, Portland ME                                     Oct. 2015 – present
Investigative Reporter

  • Break news and enterprise stories through sources, data and research
  • Present content live in the field, in studio and live on social media
  • Follow up on tips for the On Your Side I-Team, advocate for viewers and get results
  • Work with promotions team to highlight investigations and the brand on-air and online
  • Awards: Edward R. Murrow Award for Breaking News 2016, 2017; Emmy-nominated for Spot News 2016, Breaking News 2017

 WGME-TV, Portland ME
General Assignment Reporter                            Oct. 2012 – present

  • Regularly cover the day’s top story for 5, 5:30 & 6 PM newscasts
  • Pitch multiple stories daily and turn well-written packages with dynamic stand ups and live shots
  • Consistently update and connect with viewers via social media
  • Awards: First Place Enterprise Story and First Place Locally Produced Program in 2014 by Maine Association of Broadcasters

KIFI-TV, Idaho Falls ID
Multimedia Journalist/Fill-in Anchor                   Aug. 2010 – Sept. 2012

  • Enterprised stories and covered breaking news for the dominant #1 station
  • Shot, wrote, edited, posted stories to the web and reported live daily

 New England Cable News (NECN), Newton MA
Freelance Assignment Editor                           May 2010 – Aug. 2010

  • Organized the day desk, tracked breaking news and communicated with field crews

Reporter Intern                                                Sept. 2009 – Aug. 2010

  • Worked beside the reporter in the field; conducted interviews, wrote packages, and went live to tape

 Northeastern University Television (NUTV), Boston MA
Reporter                                                           2008-2010

  • Covered campus events and enterprised stories in the city for weekly newscast

 The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Burbank CA
Intern (40 hours/week)                                   Jan. – May, 2009

  • Assisted producers before, during and after show taping
  • Contributed research and ideas to on-air segments

 WKEF/WRGT, Dayton OH                                                                         
Production Intern                                            May – Aug. 2008

  • Operated camera and teleprompter for the live, late night newscasts

 EDUCATION

Northeastern University, Boston MA
Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism                                                                          May 2010
Minor in Cinema Studies
Summa Cum Laude

Athletics: Women’s Soccer Team (NCAA Div. 1)                                                      20062007, 2008

Study Abroad: Dialogue of Civilizations Program in Greece                                    July – Aug., 2009 Month-long course with emphasis on communications and international studies

*References available upon request

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