Meredith Galante

Meredith Galante

Work History

Work History

Shot Selector for's Highlight Factory

NBC Universal

-Olympics Highlight Factory: edited video, created montages and highlight packages from 2008 Beijing Olympics, which were all streamed on

May 2010 - Present

Staff writer

The Star-Ledger

-Features staff writer; covers fashion, kids events, plays, the arts

-Metro editorial intern; covered Newark City Hall, features, record breaking heat, Kids Count policy and other general assignment articles

-May 2006-August 2006: Sports editorial intern and Sid Dorfman Scholar; covered AVP volleyball, WNBA All-Star game, Joga soccer, USA Swimming, minor-league baseball and wrote enterprise stories.

Jan 2010 - May 2010

Editor In Chief

The Daily Orange

-Editor in Chief (January 2010- May 2010); CEO of The Daily Orange Corp. Head of the board of directors. Made all final editorial decisions for a paper of 10,000 circulation. Hired a staff of 35 people.

-Managing Editor (May 2009-December 2009); oversaw a staff of 35 people; planned the budget for the next day’s paper; responsible for paychecks.

-Asst. Copy Editor (August 2008- May 2009); read copy for AP style and fact checked articles in the sports section.

-Staff writer (August 2006-August 2008); Beat writer for winter track, spring track and field, women’s soccer, women’s tennis, Big East football notebook, men’s lacrosse.

Apr 2008 - May 2010

Contributing Writer

Inside Lacrosse

-Contributing writer; covered the Syracuse men’s lacrosse team; wrote game previews, recruiting pieces, season outlooks and live-blogged games.

May 2009 - Aug 2009

Editorial Intern

The Home News Tribune

-Editorial intern during the summer of 2009; covered women’s pro soccer, high school lacrosse and other community sporting events while pursuing other enterprise stories.





Moveable Type

Post, edit and blog entries in the back-end of Advance Internet newspapers. Basic understanding of HTML.


- Basic photo editing skills, including creating title slides and image adjustments.


 Experienced in designing print layouts.