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WLEX-TV Lexington, KY Intern Currently Searched for news stories, answered phones, ran prompter during newscasts, assisted reporters in the field and wrote teases and stories for newscasts. UK Student News Network Lexington, KY Reporter, Anchor, Producer, Sports, Writer, Weather Aug 2012-Dec 2012 Worked on deadline as a reporter conducting interviews and shooting, editing and producing packages. Also anchored and produced a live newscast that airs in the Lexington DMA on Insight Cable with potential reach of more than 200,000 homes. WRFL-FM Lexington, KY Reporter, Producer, Writer Aug 2011-Dec 2011 Worked on deadline as a producer, reporter, writer and on-air talent for live morning newscasts. Also wrote a 30-minute radio news magazine show for Campus Voices about emergency preparedness in Kentucky. Kentucky Kernel Lexington, KY Business Reporter Jan 2012-May 2012 Wrote several business stories for the award-winning newspaper which were published in print and online. Business Lexington Lexington, KY Reporter April 2012 Freelance writer. Front-page article on liquor licensing and underage drinking. Other articles online. The Corsair Pensacola, FL Editor, Reporter, Online Talk Show Host Aug 2007-Feb 2009 Wrote stories for award-winning, bi-weekly newspaper. Wrote and assigned breaking news and continuous coverage stories as editor for online edition. Also launched online television issues talk show. Conducted interviews, wrote and hosted the weekly online show which continued after I left.
Final Cut Pro, EZNews newsroom producing software, studio and control room operations, Sony HD Field cameras, Photoshop, AP Exchange and CNN Newsource.
Florida Community College Press Association First Place, In-depth Reporting October 2009
University of Kentucky May 2013 B.A. Journalism Focused on broadcast journalism. Hands-on experience in all forms of news including reporting, anchoring and producing live newscasts. Focused on journalism ethics and diversity. Minor – Political Science
Mel Coffee Kakie Urch Christina Drain University of Kentucky Journalism Professor University of Kentucky Journalism Professor The Corsair Adviser (859) 329-3137 (760) 660-0803 (614) 292-4971 [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]