Summary

News Anchor, Reporter (Sports, Politics, Entertainment), Sideline Reporter, Talk Radio Host, Play-by-Play

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Olympic News Service Reporter

VANOC

at the Whistler Sliding Centre. Covering the luge, bobsled, and skeleton events for the 2010 Olympics.

The Olympic News Service is the wires service for the Games. ONS provides accredited journalists with flash quotes from athletes at each Olympic venue, so the journalists can use the quotes for their own articles. ONS also publishes event previews and reviews for each Olympic event at each venue.

Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Executive Producer of "EIV News @ 6"

Emerson Independent Video
I co-EP'd a weekly 15-minute local (Boston) news show for Emerson Independent Video. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Host of "The Dish"

Emerson Independent Video
I co-hosted a weekly 30-minute entertainment news show for Emerson Independent Video. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
May 2009 - Dec 2009

Executive Producer and Host of "Short Sports"

Emerson Independent Video
I created, hosted, and produced a 15-minute show about kids' sports in the Boston area. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Jan 2009 - Dec 2009

Host of "Lion's Den"

The Emerson Channel
I co-hosted a weekly 15-minute live show about Emerson College sports.
Jan 2009 - Dec 2009

Reporter and Crimson Team Member for "Unsportsmanlike Conduct"

Emerson Independent Video
Unsportsmanlike Conduct is a 30-minute sports debate show. I competed on the Crimson Team and hosted behind-the-scenes "UC: After Hours" footage, where I interviewed the contestants from the show. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Sep 2008 - Dec 2009

Sideline Reporter

Emerson Sports TV

I sideline reported, interviewing players, coaches, and fans at Emerson College sporting events (Basketball and Volleyball) during the live broadcasts of games.

Aug 2009 - Sep 2009

Segment Producer for "Backyard Boston: On The Menu"

The Emerson Channel
I produced a segment about cheap, good places to eat around Boston for college students. 5 segments, 3-4 minutes each.
Aug 2009 - Sep 2009

Host of "The Common Agenda"

The Emerson Channel
I hosted a daily 15-minute live update show during Emerson College Orientation Week Fall 2009. The show updated new students on the events of Orientation Week and the Emerson Campus.
May 2009 - Sep 2009

Producer for "The Emmy Experience"

WEBN News
I helped come up with questions and contacts for WEBN's Emmy special show for the 2009 Emmy Awards.
May 2009 - Aug 2009

News Intern

KCPQ
I shadowed reporters and anchors, worked at the assignment desk, helped write stories and edit the website, and put together a demo reel of my work.
May 2009 - Aug 2009

Host of "Confessions of a First-Time Operagoer"

Seattle Opera

I was selected by voters all over the world to host a documentary going behind-the-scenes of Seattle Opera's Summer 2009 production of Wagner's Ring Cycle, the epic 16-hour opera. I interviewed singers, saw the sets and props, learned about the plot, and saw the performance of the Ring Cycle at the end. Each week during the production, I vlogged and blogged about the process. The full documentary and blogs can be viewed at SeattleOpera.org/Confessions

May 2007 - Aug 2009

Head Lifeguard

Laurelhurst Beach Club
May 2006 - Aug 2009

Cashier and Install Finalizer

Car Toys
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Entertainment Anchor for "EIV News @ 6"

Emerson Independent Video
I hosted the entertainment section of a weekly 30-minute national news show. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Jessica (lead female) on "Garret and Weekends"

Emerson Independent Video
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Segment Producer for "Good Morning Emerson"

The Emerson Channel
I produced a segment about fun events and places around Boston for college students. Aired on a bi-weekly morning talk show.
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Campus Marketing Agent

StoreUrDorm
I advertised for StoreUrDorm, a summer storage company for college students. I created a Facebook group, and passed out flyers around the Emerson College campus.
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Play-by-Play and Color Commentary

Malden Neighborhood Basketball League
The MNBL is a community basketball league in Malden, Massachusetts. I did play-by-play and color commentary for the league.
Sep 2008 - May 2009

Reporter, Anchor, Editor, Producer, Writer

WEBN News
I anchored WEBN News (a weekly 30-minute news show), and reported for the show. I also went to President Barack Obama's Inauguration and shot, edited, and reported on the event. I also interviewed an Emerson College Iraq War expert about the war in Iraq on WEBN's Live Election Special during the 2008 Presidential Election. I also wrote for WEBN Sports (a weekly 30-minute sports news show) and WEBN News.
Sep 2008 - May 2009

Sports Reporter and Writer for WERS News

WERS
I wrote stories and edited and anchored sports packages for the morning WERS News radio show, airing throughout the Boston area.
Jan 2008 - May 2009

Music Correspondent for "The Dish"

Emerson Independent Video
I hosted the music segment of a weekly 30-minute entertainment show. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Jan 2008 - May 2009

Assistant Program Director

Emerson Talk & Information Network
Jan 2008 - May 2009

Host of "Lots of Sass with Ross, Laur, & Cass"

Emerson Talk & Information Network
I co-hosted a weekly 2-hour talk show about relationships, food, news - anything we felt like talking about! I was the "Cass" in "Ross, Laur, & Cass."
Sep 2007 - May 2009

Writer and Reporter

Emerson Independent Video
I reporter and wrote for the weekly news shows, EIV News at 5:30, 6, and 9. The shows aired on the Emerson Channel.
Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Carol (supporting female) on "Bunkin' With Christ"

Emerson Independent Video
Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Desk Anchor for "EIV News @ 5:30"

Emerson Independent Video
I co-anchored a weekly 30-minute national news show. The show aired on the Emerson Channel.
Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Summer Camps Teacher

Broadway Bound Children's Theatre
I taught kids ages 4-16 many different aspects of musical theater in 5-day summer camps.
Dec 2006 - Jun 2008

Assistant Chef/Server

Suz's Catering
I helped prepare and serve food at various catering events.
Sep 2007 - Dec 2007

Weather Anchor for "EIV News @ 5:30"

Emerson Independent Video
I hosted the weather segment for a weekly 30-minute national news show.
Sep 2007 - Dec 2007

Host of NBA Friday

Emerson Talk & Information Network
I co-hosted a weekly sports talk show about teams in the National Basketball Association.
Sep 2007 - May 2007

Writer and Anchor for ETIN News

Emerson Talk & Information Network

I wrote stories for and anchored the morning news updates that aired during morning talk shows on the radio station.

Education

Education
2007 - 2011

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Emerson College