I like this client of
To obtain an anchor/reporter position with opportunity for
growth utilizing my skills in live reporting, breaking news and ability
to engage an audience.
Experienced, goal-oriented reporter and team player with a track record
for meeting and exceeding deadlines, gathering exclusive information
and interviews as well as presenting it to an audience in a clear and
thoughtful way. Skilled in developing long-term relationships
with police officers, fire officials as well as viewers.
Motivated, ambitious, multi-tasker with excellent interpersonal
communication, relationship management and presentation skills.
Have helped each time slot achieve higher ratings, especially in key
demographic of ages 25 to 54, most recently in the two-hour
morning show which won both hours for the first time in ten years.
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a focus in Latin American Politics and Spanish
A semester at the University of Morelia; Morelia, Mexico
Professional Experience and Achievements
Reporter/Anchor WKYT Lexington, KY 2004-present
Currently 27 Newsfirst “This Morning” Live Reporter; making 5-7 live shots a day
Contributed to doubling ratings on Morning Show
Contributed to boost in ratings in Key slots of 5 & 6 pm
Won awards at KNPA as well as contribute to award-winning newscasts in market
Recognized as “Best TV Personality” by popular local publication “Tops in Lex”
Host to several Telethons benefiting local hospitals
Edits Linear & non-linear (tape-to-tape; Leitch; Grass Valley)
Contributor to newspaper “The Kentucky Kernel” 2002-2004
Speak conversational Spanish
Bill Bryant, Morning Anchor and News Manager at WKYT, 859-566-1304.
Jim Ogle (former supervisor), General Manager, WIBW-TV, Topeka, 785-272-6397 x203.
Robert Thomas (current supervisor), News Director, WKYT, 859-566-1301.
124 Ammons Drive, Raleigh, NC