Senior Executive Producer
KRIV-TV, Houston, TX
WCBD-TV, Charleston, SC
(2014 - 2016)
Oversaw news department staff of 45.
Implemented investigative brand strategy with first dedicated "I-Team" in the market.
Produced at least two unique stories per week.
Established and executed clear vision for news coverage based on market research.
Developed and utilitzed digital platforms, including web and mobile, to deliver content
and engage with audience daily.
Developed social media strategy.
Ensured content on all platforms met all legal and ethical standards.
Hired and trained new employees.
Provided consistent feedback and performance reviews.
Managed expenses including production costs and employee salaries.
Assistant News Director
WLOS-TV, Asheville, NC
(2007 - 2014)
Led daily news gathering efforts with focus on breaking news, storytelling and enterprise reporting.
Helped create and launch station's social media strategy, focusing on Facebook
(reaching 100,000 fans in under 3 years), Twitter and YouTube.
Developed and implemented coverage for large events and special projects, including investigative
series, sweeps reports, elections, and live coverage of major events.
Field produced large events.
Assisted in hiring and training new employees and provided consistent feedback and reviews.
The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA
(2006 - 2007)
Produced multi hour morning shows.
Led live coverage of breaking weather events.
KIRO-TV, Seattle, WA
(2005 - 2006)
Managed late news.
Worked with Senior Executive Producer overseeing all other newscasts.
Assisted in hiring and training of new employees and writing performace reviews.
WXIA-TV, Atlanta, GA
Managed morning newscasts.
KCNC-TV, Denver, CO
Managed two hour morning newscast.
WLKY, Louisville, KY
Produced 5PM newscast.
Major: Broadcast Journalism, Minor: Spanish
University of Texas at Austin
Honors and Awards
Emmy Award, Best Newscast - 2016
AP Award, Best Newscast - 2016
AP Award, Outstanding News Operation - 2015
RTDNAC Awards, Best Newscast, Series and Investigative - 2016
RTDNA Edward R Murrow Award, Spot News - 2005
Best Morning/Noon Newscast, Kansas Association of Broadcasters - 2012