SUE TURNER

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I’m an award-winning journalist with 18 years of experience.  I’m a skilled writer and speaker who is able to enterprise her own stories on a daily basis.  I’m competitive and aggressive in my approach to news gathering. I offer good energy and a positive attitude.  I have superb organizational skills and the ability to keep track of many things at once

Work History                                            
    
BELO Capital Bureau, Washington, DC 
2009-Present
Correspondent for 14 Stations around the country
•    Cover Congress and President Obama in story of the day
•    Book interviews with lawmakers and relevant sources
•    Keep track of relevant press events for stations and coordinate coverage
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WCCO-TV, Minneapolis
2005-2009
Reporter/Anchor/Digital Media Reporter
•    Reporter and fill-in anchor for 2 hour morning show
•    Enterprise story ideas and develop new angles on stories
•    Report for WCCO.COM and write for other digital media

KMSP-TV, Minneapolis
2001-2005
Weekend Anchor/Reporter
•    Anchored 9 pm weekend newscasts
•    Fill-in anchor on all shows

KLKN-TV, Lincoln, NE 
1999-2001
Main Anchor/Internship Coordinator
•    Anchored 6pm and 10pm newscasts
•    Produced and reported two half hour specials on community issues
•    Represented station and made public appearances at community/charity events

WOFL-TV, Orlando, FL  
1998-1999
Reporter
•    “One-man-band” reporter for start-up news station
•    Enterprise stories and report franchise pieces for sweeps periods
•    Hired to covered local trial exclusively for Fox News Channel
•    Hosted two-day telethon for Children’s Miracle Network

WHBF-TV, Rock Island, IL 
1996-1998
Weekend Anchor/ Reporter
•    Anchored and produced the 5 and 10 pm weekend newscasts
•    Developed, produced, wrote and edited weekly health franchise.
•    Frequent guest on local radio morning shows

KHAS-TV, Hastings, NE
1995-1996
Morning Anchor/Weathercaster/Producer
•    Morning and Noon anchor/producer
•    One man band reporter

Education
                                    
The American University, Washington, DC
Bachelor of Arts, Communications & Psychology



SUE TURNER

 Washington, DC

sturner6@hotmail.com
571-405-0800


 

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