A talented and motivated journalist with three years of experience as a news intern, editor, host and journalist with proven skills to effectively communicate information to viewers.

 

Strengths:
- Ability to work under tight deadlines with exceptional outcomes
- Knowledge of writing, speaking and reading Spanish
- Experience as a producer and journalist
- Social media and web savvy
- Well rounded story teller and video editor

Career Profile

KSNV-TV, Production Assistant

Las Vegas, NV Market #42, Present

Assist with running the morning news show which includes operating the teleprompter/cameras, running DEKO, directing the crew and assisting with editing video/audio. Assists with writing for the newscast and preparing rundowns on INEWS.

 

KOIN 6 News, Intern

Portland, OR Market #22, May 2011-November 2011

Pitched and assigned story ideas. Coordinated and conducted interviews. Wrote and produced news segments with video and images for on-air and web broadcasting. Constantly updated stories under tight deadlines to deliver the truth and facts to viewers. Used Facebook and Twitter to promote the show and connect with the news audience.

 

Alpha Broadcast, 95.5 The Game, Intern

Portland, OR Market #23, September 2010-January 2011

Promoted to lead intern during The John Lund Show.
Coordinated and conducted interviews. Researched story ideas and updated producer and host with breaking news details. Edited audio during live shows on tight deadlines. Promoted the show through social media and events. Updated the website with written content, audio and video.

 

The VanCougar, Editor

Washington State University, Vancouver, WA, August 2009-January 2012

Promoted from a journalist to section editor. Pitched and assigned story ideas while managing news teams. Edited content and designed the final layout for publication.

 

KOUG Radio, News Director, On-Air Talent 

Washington State University, Vancouver, WA, August 2009-August 2011

Promoted from an audio journalist to news director. Pitched and assigned news segments. Edited audio for cut-ins and syndication. Determined production of radio newscast in order of importance. Host of news and entertainment shows.

 

The VanGuard, Journalist

Portland, OR, January 2011-May 2011

Pitched news story ideas. Researched and conducted interviews for cutting edge content. Wrote final news stories for publication.

 

Main Street Quiz, Host, FVTV-11

Vancouver, WA, August 2009-August 2010

Show was filmed in front of a live studio audience. Promoted show through social media and promotional advertisements. Organized and conducted interviews with participants.

 

Experience

Ashford University

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communications

Courses: Multi-Media Journalism, Journalism Law, Journalism Ethics, Cyber-Journalism

 

Washington State University

Courses: Literary Theory, Public speaking, Political Science, Business, Mass Communications, Media Communications

 

Education