Education

Education
Aug 2010 - May 2012

Bachelor of Arts

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

News Reporter

MNSU Reporter

I conduct interviews, write copy and do minimal editing for the campus newspaper.

Mar 2012 - Present

News Director

Digity, LLC.

95.7 KMKO

103.5 KYSM

105.5 KRBI

99.1 Z99 

I interview, write and edit stories for broadcast. I cover all the morning news mintues for all four stations. I also do a lot of the web content as well as running our Southern Minnesota News website, Facebook and Twitter pages.

Jan 2012 - Feb 2012

Intern Reporter

KEYC-TV

I went out with reporters to learn camera work and interviewing skills. I also assisted with editing videos and writing broadcast stories.

I did get some experience putting together my own stories as well as interviewing.

Sep 2011 - Jan 2012

News Reporter

KMSU-Radio

I conduct interviews, upload sound bites and record news stories for radio use. I also edit sound clips to fit nicely into each stories. I have had training in studio equipment and sound editing software. (Adobe Audition)

Skills

Skills

Research, planning and organization

I do well with brainstorming and creating ideas, I work hard to gather information needed and I analyze things quite a bit--weigh the odds and look for solutions.

Communication

I can speak effectively, listen attentively and write concisely. I am approchable and able to be taught--I adapt well.

Computer Skills

I have used the following in course work and also on my own:   Photoshop Elements Adobe Audition Audacity Basics of Final Cut Pro Word PowerPoint Excel Keynote iMovie iTunes iPhoto Google Chrome Safari Internet Explorer Firefox Twitter Wordpress Blogspot Facebook Skype Google Plus