Energetic, hard-working and self-motivated Graduate Student of Journalism with a passion for broadcast news and media seeking a position with a leading company in the respective field. My substantial, hands-on experience in front of and behind the camera and strong knowledge of television studio operations ensure that I will make a positive contribution to your organization.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Sep 2015

Marketing Coordinator

Best Fitness Nashua, NH
  • Created and managed the company’s social media marketing platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat); followers surpassed company’s expectations
  • Used the company’s content strategy and research to design and create in-house and public marketing campaigns for advertisement and promotional purposes using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Blogged personal fitness ventures and conducted on-camera interviews on behalf of the company
  • Served as the liaison between the consumer and corporate management team
Oct 2013 - Sep 2014

Intern- Zito & Karen Morning Show

WHYN FM Mix 93.1 Radio Springfield, MA
  • Downloaded, edited and uploaded sound clips into NexGen for use on air
  • Edited segues for syndicated tracked audio
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the personality’s ‘Hollywood 411’ web page
  • Occasional on-air appearances

Assistant Director

Triple Play Production LLC, Middletown, CT
  • Worked on the set of two music videos with Triple Play
  • Responsible for shot list and digital QR Slate; inputting shot numbers, shot descriptions and marking good takes
Oct 2012 - May 2013


  • Assisted in prepping celebrity guests with their on-air talking points and segment lineup
  • Updated iNews calendars and contact lists of all previous and future guests
  • Created competition reports, was responsible for photography for social media use and researched viral videos for the show on a daily basis
  • Accompanied reporters to live shots and recorded personal stand-ups after each segment
Sep 2012 - May 2013

Host of "UGossip with JamillahJoy"

WREDtv, Queens, NY
  • Correspondent for the entertainment news segment of the St. John’s University TV show, "Eye of the Storm."
  • Researched and developed bi-weekly, 3-5 minute scripts surrounding celebrity news, gossip and entertainment
  • Presented segments on-camera via teleprompter
Jan 2012 - May 2012


Entertainment Tonight/ The Insider, Manhattan, NY
  • Produced daily logs of various television shows and networks for breaking news and entertainment updates
  • Maintained records of each reporter's on-site and in-studio interviews 
  • Supported production setup in the studio; dubbed and fed video tapes to the Los Angeles Headquarters or  delivered throughout NYC


Jan 2015 - Present

Master of Science in Journalism (Expected May 2017) 

Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT
  • Graduate Assistant for School of Communications
Oct 2013

Radio/Television Performance and Production

Connecticut School of Broadcasting, Farmington, CT
  • Produced 90-second news package at the Eastern States Exposition: Interviewed patrons, wrote script, shot production on DV tape and edited on Final Cut Pro
  • Wrote and produced two 30-second commercials for inclusion in final project
  • Chosen to anchor 30-minute newscast
  • Served as a writer
  • Chosen to act as Co-Host and Entertainment Host for 60-min Radio Final
May 2013

Bachelor's of Science in Mass Communications

St. John's University, Staten Island/Queens, NY
  • Concentration in Broadcast Journalism
  • Minor in Business
  • Dean’s List Recognition 2009-2013
  • College of Professional Studies Honors Society
Jan 2013

International Study

St. John’s University, Paris, France
  • Dean’s Fellowship Program