Professional Affiliations

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)


Donald Reynolds Foundation Legal Affairs Reporting





During my time at 13WMAZ, I have been able to develop skills I believe will benefit your news team, including:

  • Solid experience on both sides of the camera;
  • Report, edit and produce developed stories;
  • Ability to write for broadcast and web;
  • Strong skills as a multimedia journalist; and
  • Proficient in Spanish and Amharic (the main language of Ethiopia)

I have the innate leadership abilities, diligence and solid news judgement to help your newsroom reach the next level.I am an energetic Reporter who brings solid story ideas to morning meetings, digs deep and will hit the ground running.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2009 - Present

Multimedia Journalist/Anchor

  • Develop, shoot, edit and write stories on a daily basis, including online
  • Ability to write/voice/package stories on a laptop and send via internet
  • Fill-in Anchor/Producer; responsible for managing staff, writing on-air and website news content
Aug 2007 - Jan 2009

Multimedia Journalist/Anchor

  • Develop, shoot, edit and write stories on a daily basis
  • Solo anchored/co-anchored daily newscast
  • Responsible for training reporters on sequence shooting and non-linear editing
Feb 2007 - Aug 2007

Print Reporter

Takoma Park Voice Newspaper
  • Created article concepts, conducted interviews and wrote free-lance articles on local events, including a piece on one of the area’s first natural food markets that accepted Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program
Mar 2006 - Sep 2006

TV Reporter- Intern


          Shot and edited DVC Pro, wrote/logged scripts and footage

          Developed stories that aired, including a piece on an HIV Aids patient who spoke about the benefit of taking fewer pills, due to ongoing research

          Responsible for beat calls to local police departments




University of Maryland, College Park



Other Skills:

  DVC Pro, Avid, Sony DV Panasonic, Non-linear editing systems, INews, Movie Maker, Live Stream, Skype, Newsmaker  

Multimedia Journalist

Ability to develop stories, shoot interviews, standups, voice and edit packages on a daily basis.


    As an experienced multimedia journalist, I can live stream and write/edit/voice packages through a laptop and send it via the internet to the station.  I can also skype in the field.

Avid Editing