Summary

I'm a go-getter who gets the job done. I have a passion for learning, journalism and researching. I shoot, write and edit stories. I'm also very familiar with writing web copy and social media.

Credits

8/18 – 12/18

Field Producer Good Morning America

ABC — Live / Special Event (TV) — ABC TV Details
8/18 – 12/18

Field produce national news stories for Good Morning America and Law & Crime Network. •   Book interviews and produce coverage on breaking news stories, including the deadly Jacksonville video game • tournament murders and arrest of the accused mail bomber in South Florida. • Secured exclusive interview for GMA with the hero of the recent yoga studio shooting in Tallahassee, who • shared his emotional story of using a broom and a vacuum to fight the shooter before running for help. • Cover criminal court cases across Florida, setting up the TVU and producing segments that are broadcast • across OTT platforms. • Work with certified private investigator to get critical background information for jury trials.

7/18 – 12/18

Producer Law & Crime

ABC — News (TV) — ABC News Details
7/18 – 12/18

Field produce national news stories for Good Morning America and Law & Crime Network. •   Book interviews and produce coverage on breaking news stories, including the deadly Jacksonville video game • tournament murders and arrest of the accused mail bomber in South Florida. • Secured exclusive interview for GMA with the hero of the recent yoga studio shooting in Tallahassee, who • shared his emotional story of using a broom and a vacuum to fight the shooter before running for help. • Cover criminal court cases across Florida, setting up the TVU and producing segments that are broadcast • across OTT platforms. • Work with certified private investigator to get critical background information for jury trials.

1/16 – 8/18

Web Producer WFTV Eyewitness News

ABC — News (TV) — WFTV TV 9 Eyewitness News, Orlando Fl Details
1/16 – 8/18

Created online content for wftv.com, including news stories, videos and social media content. Worked with reporters to produce digital-exclusive story components. •   Field produced Republican and Democratic National Conventions, resulting in 10 broadcast and digital • stories daily. Managed station’s Snapchat, Facebook Live feeds and Twitter accounts during the conventions. •   Led digital coverage of several international news stories including the Pulse nightclub shooting, Hurricane • Matthew and a boy killed by an alligator at a Disney resort; each story resulted in millions of pageviews and • 50 million+ Facebook impressions. • Developed Facebook Live strategy; average organic reach around 50,000 views. • Grew average daily page views on wftv.com to 400,000+.

8/12 – 1/16

News Producer – WFTV TV 9 Orlando Fl

Details
8/12 – 1/16

Produced hour-long broadcasts in top-20 market, working with reporters, assignment editors and web producers to dominate during breaking news. Dogged journalist who never quits digging. A proven broadcast, field and digital producer, passionate about investigative work and the gift that is Florida news. Relentless cyber-sleuth with a knack for getting people to talk, whose trusted sources yielded major scoops in the Pulse nightclub shooting, Trayvon Martin murder trial, Florida yoga studio shooting and more. •   Promoted from weekend producer to primetime weeknight producer; my 10 p.m. show consistently ranked #1 • in the market. •   Field produced Trayvon Martin murder trial. Worked with reporters and producers to create a • comprehensive daily coverage plan during the 6-week trial. •   Cultivated sources within the community, leading to multiple exclusives including: the discovery of a major • conflict of interest with a potential Zimmerman juror; revealing that a conductor admitted to falling asleep just • before a 36-car train derailment; and exposing mold and roach infestations on Orange County school buses.

Media

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Education

Class of '04

Indiana University - Bloomington

Journalism

My Gear

  • Computer

Skills

  • Social Media
  • Interviews
  • iNews
  • Edit
  • Write
  • Shoot
  • ENPS
  • Brightcove
  • TVU
  • Private investigator
  • Investigative skills
  • Bitly
  • Lakana
  • exclusive interviews
  • jury research
  • medly
  • social optimization