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Hearst Television                                                                                                           April 2022 - current


National Investigative Unit - Washington, D.C.     

  • Develop sources on specific topics to assist in gathering exclusive stories of national significance

  • Coordinate interviews, shoot schedules, and crews as needed for enterprise stories

  • Work seamlessly with the chief national investigative correspondent, photographer, design team, legal, and digital content team

  • Write scripts for broadcast, and write articles to accompany videos for Hearst’s local news websites

 

 

TEGNA                                                                                                                                            2019 - 2022  

VERIFY - Washington, D.C. TEGNA brand                                                          March 2021- April 2022

VERIFY is dedicated to helping the public distinguish between true and false information


Producer and Video Editor

  • Pitched daily and long-form story ideas that fit the VERIFY brand and format

  • Researched, conceptualized, wrote scripts and edited videos for digital and on-air broadcast

  • Developed original content through social listening and connected with sources

  • Collaborated with social media team to optimize and distribute content across multiple platforms

WTSP 10News Digital - St. Petersburg/Tampa, Fla. TEGNA Company         Feb 2019-March 2021

Visual Storyteller - Digital Journalist

  • To connect with digital viewers, I present the stories I produce as my true authentic self 

  • Used digital techniques and created graphics to produce engaging stories

  • Developed sources and contacts to find unique stories in the community

  • Deep dive into complex and important topics for enterprise stories

  • Developed story ideas, wrote, shot and edited stories for digital and on-air broadcasting

  • Used the latest editing and photography tools to tell stories

  • Developed original content through social listening and independent sources

  • Wrote and posted daily on all digital platforms including social media
     

HelloSWFL - Ft. Myers, Fla.

An E.W. Scripps R&D digital project focused on reshaping local news                  2017-2018

 

Enterprise Producer

  • Encouraged an elite group of digital journalists to creatively shape and develop enterprise stories

  • Partnered with managing editor to find multiple ways to localize national topics

  • Mentored MMJs on career development and how to improve their storytelling

 

Digital Producer

  • Produced and scheduled videos for OTT, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram 

  • Wrote, researched, copy edited web articles to accompany MMJs video stories

 

Visual Storyteller - Digital Journalist

  • Produced, shot, and wrote business development, enterprise, investigative and human-interest stories

 

Freelance Journalist - New York Metropolitan Area
 

Host, Producer, and Video Editor                                                                                2016-2017
 

  • Shot, wrote, edited, and narrated community stories for Altice USA throughout New Jersey

  • Co-host of Civics Mix - a non-profit digital news site focused on sustainability throughout New Jersey

  • Produced the documentary, Victim to Victory, a Tiana Von Johnson production

  • Host for corporations online video series - i.e. Marcum LLP

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Skills
  • Adobe Premiere Pro

  • AirTable

  • BrightCove CMS

  • BrightSPot CMS

  • Copy editor

  • DSLR Canon 6D

  • ENPS

  • Final Cut Pro X

  • InDesign

  • iProduction

  • Social Media Engagement

  • SproutSocial

  • Tascam 4 Channel Recorder

  • ​​UpLynk

  • WordPress

Financial Multimedia Journalist, Host - New York City

Spent nearly 10 years keeping a close eye on the financial markets

2016

Reporter, Host

Financial Advisor-IQ

  • Hosted video segments, wrote scripts, voiced packages, and interviewed guests
     

  • Wrote weekly news stories, and trend pieces for the online publication

2010 - 2012

Senior Reporter, Host

Mergers & Acquisitions Journal

 

  • Conceptualized the online video portal Mergers & Acquisitions TV
     

  • Booked and interviewed guests, guided the video editing process
     

  • Wrote long and short-form articles for monthly magazine and online

2012-2015

Managing Editor, Host

AccountingToday.com

 

  • Host of the online video series, Women in Accounting

  • Edited and contributed feature articles for monthly magazine

2007 - 2010

Senior Reporter

Mergermarket.com

 

  • Wrote daily articles about potential M&A deals in the capital markets
     

  • Promoted to head of consumer coverage; managed a team of six
     

  • Conducted quarterly reviews and training for the consumer team

 

 

Education
University of South Carolina 
​Bachelor of Arts - School Journalism & Mass Communications 

2010 - present

2010 - present