Experienced On-Air Talent / Live Events / Story Writing / Social Media Expert/ Community Involvement/ Networking Expert
Results driven, proven relationship builder; sharp live improvisation skills; excellent investigative and journalist skills; organized, professional; coachable; enthusiastic team player willing to go above and beyond; passionate community leader, correspondent/show host/writer with 5+ years experience in top 10 television market ability to consistently meet deadlines of story creation, investigation, writing, and editing interactive and engaging social media personality (30k+ followers between Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter)
Microsoft Word, Final Cut Pro, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube, Vimeo, LinkedIn
BA, Communications, University of Cincinnati, 2004
3x Academic Athletic Award Winner
Cage Fury Fighting Championships (www.cffc.tv) International PPV, Comcast SportsNet
Show Correspondent 2012-2015
Served as sideline reporter/brand ambassador for premier regional event and promotion company; wrote, produced, and delivered in-show content; conducted pre/post event interviews with special guests/celebrities and participants; opened/closed show; increased brand popularity through strategic use of social media channels.
Sports Combat Live Comcast SportsNet, live stream on http://www.gfl.tv
Show Host 2013-2014
Covered east coast regional events in MMA, Boxing, Muay Thai, and Kickboxing; wrote show overview, oversaw fighter interviews from creation of questions, conducting interviews, and final editing of footage; wrote in-show scripts, and hosted show.
The Great Sports Debate/Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’ Comcast SportsNet
Co-hosted weekly multi-dimensional segment of panel/forum of debate intensive sports show featuring appearances by well-known Philadelphia athletes, comics, and analysts; Created in-show segment which included subject/story selection, setting up interviews, location scouting and determination, script writing, hosting, and assisting with final editing.
Channel 9 WCPO
College Intern: Studio 2003-2004
Evening assistant to assignment reporters and sports anchors, updated ticker, edited B-role on beta for in-show package; worked with staff to generate content for website with program descriptions, neighborhood tours, and news updates; fact checked, proofread, formatted, and edited as necessary; created videos and other multimedia communications to enhance news stories; performed related duties as required.
College Intern: Stage Manager/Interviewer/Writer 2002-2003
Supported cast and crew throughout football, baseball, and basketball telecasts; member of utility crew for pre/during/and post-game wiring of Cincinnati Reds’ stadium; interviewer at 25th Anniversary ESPN Classic Road Trip and selected fans for future ESPN commercials; wrote season for This Week in Football spotlighting player profiles for the Cincinnati Bengals.