2012                Fordham University, Graduate School of Business                     New York, New York
                        MBA, Communications and Media Management
2001-2005       John Carroll University                                                               University Heights, Ohio
                        B.A., Communications, Political Science, G.P.A 3.5
                        Cum Laude
2012-Present    FOX NEWS                                                                                   New York, New York
                        Writer, Fox and Friends
·         Pitch and research stories for show
·         Find video, graphics and other elements for stories; write stories
·         Work with reporters, correspondents for live reports
2007-2012       WKYC-TV (NBC Affiliate, Market 18)                                                 Cleveland, Ohio
                        11 PM Show, Producer (Jan. 2011- Jun. 2012)
·         Chose compelling stories, formatted visually exciting rundown, wrote/approved all content
·         Lead team of reporters, anchors, editors, photographers; communicated with talent, managed timing during live shows
·         Executed several breaking news situations on-air and online, including Chardon High School Shooting (Feb. 2012)
·         Managed and produced several live specials including The Voice: Cleveland Votes, 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction, 2009, 2010, 2011 Race for the Cure
                        Weekend Morning Show, Producer (Apr. 2008- Jan. 2011)
·         Set up and organized hundreds of live remotes around northeast Ohio including Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, NASA Glenn, Cleveland Browns Stadium
·         Booked hundreds of guest segments including star of New Moon film, local civic leaders, professional athletes and more
·         2009 Emmy Award Nominee for Best Weekend Newscast; rated #1 for over 15 years
·         Encouraged and increased audience participation through polls (over 6,500 responses), blog (60+ live participants) and social media platforms (100+ Facebook/Twitter comments)
                        News Assistant (Jan. 2007-Apr. 2008)
·         Assigned and managed crews; found and set up stories; assisted producers with shows
2005-2007       WBNS-TV (CBS Affiliate, Market 32)                                                  Columbus, Ohio
                        Associate Producer
·         Produced local cut-ins that aired on CNN
·         Wrote for all newscasts, assisted producers with newscast
·         Experience with iNews, ENPS, Edius, Avid
·         Media portfolio:
·         Interests: Swim coach, movie enthusiast, world traveler, Chi Omega Sorority