Erica Scott

Erica Scott


Erica Scott is a young professional who is passionate about creating compelling content and bringing people together through the world of media. Erica has over six years of experience in the Broadcasting industry, both in-studio and out in the field. She's an expert in producing, on-camera hosting, and writing for the news and web. This New Jersey native has worked on projects including PBS documentary Soul Food Junkies and HGTV’s Design Star. When not working in broadcasting, she enjoys fitness modeling and leading a healthy lifestyle. Other favorite pastimes include learning Spanish, finding hidden gems in consignment shops and traveling outside of the United States.

Work experience

Work experience
2008 - Present

Anchor, Technical Director, Character Generator Operator

Bethany Baptist Church
  • Anchor for Bethany News Network
  • All services stream live weekly at serving over 1 million viewers worldwide 
  • Lead character generator operator using ProPresenter software
  • Edit scripts for news segments
  • Manage social media sites during live broadcasts with updates to increase online visibility and interact with fans 
  • Teleprompter operator
  • Technical director using digital board in full HD studio
2011 - Present



  • Logged and transcribed production footage for Season 6 of HGTV’s hit show Design Star
2008 - Present


Radio One Philadelphia
  • Assistant to mid show on-air personality and program director
  • Created daily topics of discussion with listeners and gathered stories from web sources
  • Provided commentary during the show 
  • Organized guest appointments and interviews
  • Attended meetings with music director and made song selections for various programs
  • Worked promotional events 
2011 - 2013

Family Room Specialist

Apple, Inc.
  • Promoted within 6 months from Sales Specialist to Technician due to excellent customer service and sales skills 
  • Triaged and repaired iPhone's, iPods and iPads with an 8 to 10 minute turn around time
  • Built strong relationships and enriched patron's lives by providing them with technological solutions to fit their personal and/or business needs
  • Engaged with team members to provide an exceptional customer experience 
  • Facilitated daily training sessions using Apple software programs 
  • Performed Mac to Mac or PC to Mac data migrations
  • Generated business customer leads as an extended Business Team member 
2010 - 2012

Host & Producer

Ready to Shine
  • Interviewed musical artists for a web series that showcased the talent of independent musicians 
  • Produced episodes and wrote show scripts
  • Recruited and contacted talent for future shows
  • Used social networking sites for show promotion 
2010 - 2011

Associate Producer, Assistant Camera, Production Assistant

God Bless the Child Productions, LLC
  • Developed and edited 2-3 minute segments for Hip Hop Beyond Beats and Rhymes Interactive  
  • Set up DSLR camera, lighting and helped with shot designation
  • Managed media by downloading cards to computers/ hard drives
  • Transcribed all documentary footage using MS Word and MacSpeech Scribe
  • Constructed and organized receipt log of expenses 
  • Responsible for rental equipment
  • Provided transportation to locations for crew members and talent
2009 - 2010


  • Produced and edited all video packages using Final Cut Pro for website
  • Wrote cultural news stories and posted them on the company blog and website 
  • Updated social networking sites and blog with stories
  • Contacted prospective leads and talent for segments
  • Assisted founders with any necessary duties


2006 - 2010

Bachelor of Arts

Montclair State University

Minor: African-American Studies



Camera operation

  In-studio cameras HD DSLR cameras  


Public Speaking

Facilitating classes and workshops

Apple iLife and iWork applications

Advanced in the use of iPhoto, iMovie, Garageband, Pages, Numbers and Keynote

Managing social media

Writing for news and web

Editing on Final Cut Pro

On air hosting and reporting

Character generator


Used MacSpeech Scribe software