Toneshia Watkins

Toneshia Watkins

Multimedia Journalist/Producer

Work History

Work History

WTVY/WRGX Reporter/Producer

Mar 2015 - Present
Gray Media, Inc.

Reporter

  • Live Shots with TVU Backpack
  • Filming
  • Editing
  • Writing Scripts
  • Strong Storyteller
  • Works well under deadline & in high pressure situations
  • Used Social Media Platforms
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • Social News Desk
  • Proficient with Avid, Edius and Final Cut
  • Covered a range of topics from Breaking News to Enterprise Stories

Producer      

  • Produced double & single anchor newscasts
  • Proficient with ENPS & iNews
  • Able to set desk and monitor shots
  • Experience boothing newscasts

News Content Specialist

Aug 2014 - Feb 2015
Raycom Media

I edited newscasts for the Raycom Station in Richmond, VA. I also assisted Reporters, Anchors and Producers. I was responsible for ingesting liveshots and operating the microwave.

WHSV Intern

Jan 2014 - May 2014
Gray Media, Inc.

I interned at WHSV in Harrisonburg, VA. I was responsible for assisting reporters, anchors and producers. I worked on live shots and editing stories.

Madizone

Aug 2013 - Mar 2014
JMU Athletics

I sideline reported basketball, football and soccer games for James Madison University's online sportscast, Madizone.

Education

Education

Broadcast Journalism

Aug 2010 - May 2014
James Madison University

Spanish Minor

References

Natasha Chughtai

  • Host Evine Live, HSN
  • Natashachughtai@yahoo.com
  • 612.868.9477

Reginald Jones

  • Assistant News Director/Evening Anchor WTVY
  • Reg@wtvy.com
  • 334.701.0537

Brent Solomon