Reporter, Denton Television (January 2009 – present)
· Write and edit original packages, vo/sots, voice-overs and readers for one-day turns.
· Generate and report for daily newsbreaks, which also air on CNN Headline News.
Reporter/Public Affairs Director, KNTU-FM (May 2009 – August 2010)
· Produce, edit and host weekly, 30-minute show entirely by myself for 100,000 watt station.
· Anchor as needed; write and edit original wraps and other stories for daily live, 30-minute newscast.
· Upload podcasts and show summaries to station website; photograph news and events.
Reporter Intern, KDAF-TV (January – May 2010)
· Upload original stories and photo slide shows to website.
· Write vo/sots, voice-overs and readers for nightly newscasts.
· Use social media, links and SEO terms to increase web traffic.
Reporter, NT News Net (August – December 2009)
· Anchor for webcasts; enterprise, report, write, shoot, photograph and edit stories.
· Produce packages, vo/sots, readers and web stories entirely by myself.
Magazine Writer, Denton Live (August – December 2009)
· Research extensive details and interview people to write narrative story about jazz band.
News and Online Editor, The Lasso (August – December 2007)
· Write and edit multiple stories under weekly deadlines; design news and online sections.
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE
Graduate Assistant, UNT News Service (April 2008 – February 2010)
· Write weekly news releases about UNT issues and events; pitch to reporters.
Teaching Assistant, UNT Mayborn School of Journalism (April – May 2008)
· Edit student work using AP style; give suggestions to improve writing.
Master of Journalism, Frank W. and Sue Mayborn Graduate School of Journalism at the University of North Texas (May 2010)
Bachelor of Arts in Government, Texas Woman's University (December 2007)
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