WBBM-TV (CBS 2), Chicago, IL                                                                                                                          May 2016- present 

Breaking News/Enterprise Reporter 

               ·         Chosen to launch "Morning Enterprise Team" alongside two other reporters tasked with researching, booking and                            reporting original content with investigative twist every day

               ·         Promoted to full-time position in February 2019 after per diem assignment (5 days a week on average)

               ·        Go-to breaking news talent skilled in developing stories for each live hit by finding new interviews, scouring                                   social media, confirming facts, re-writing scripts

               ·        avid FOIA filer, data digger to beef up stories and put information in context 

               ·         Flexible and reliable for breaking news coverage including large protests and sports games

WTIC-TV (FOX 61), Hartford, CT                                                                                                                 April 2014- April 2016 

Reporter/Fill-In Anchor

               ·         Daily live shots, most in field for 4p, 5p, 10p, 11p shows. Stories on more than one topic a night not uncommon

               ·         Permanent fill-in anchor (solo) for 3-hour weekend morning show. On desk from May 2015 -March 2016.      

               ·         Often in Top 10 on FOX 61's social media engagement report. Promote news on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

               ·         Go-to reporter for all things American Idol including exclusive interviews and live reports from Los Angeles

WPTZ/WNNE-TV, Burlington, VT                                                                                                                   Oct. 2011-April 2014  Video Journalist/Reporter

·         Solo-shot, wrote, interviewed and edited a package and multiple VOSOTs each shift. Filed in field via FTP 

·         Broke stories through sources developed in state/city government, court system, area hospitals, police dpts. 

·         Appeared live nightly with top story in three-state market

·         Created, managed story follow-up system for newsroom

·         Posted articles, videos, photos to web daily. Shared/teased content via social media

WCIU-TV—“YOU & ME THIS MORNING,” Chicago, Illinois                                                                 March 2011-Oct. 2011

Associate Producer (Field/Live/Content)

·         Planned, shot, wrote, produced and edited multiple weekly segments for news/talk/entertainment show

·        Created, managed show’s social media presence on Facebook and Twitter

·        Booked guests for live appearances, taped pieces

WLNS-TV 6, Lansing, Michigan                                                                                                                     Jan. 2011 -March 2011  General Assignment Reporter

                 ·       Reported, wrote and self-edited packages and VOSOTs as on-air intern

·         Fronted live shots in the field and in the studio

                ·        Covered breaking news, local news, political news, educational news, etc.

BIG TEN NETWORK —“NEWS AT NORTHWESTERN,” Evanston, Illinois                                          Sept. 2009-Dec. 2010


            ·         Introduced, voiced long-form pieces for five shows that appeared on national television multiple time

               ·         Chosen to represent Northwestern University as one of two student anchors 



TV: Good Morning America; WNEP-TV; Northwestern News Network


ONLINE: Time Out Chicago; City Limits


EDITING: Adobe Premiere, Avid, Edius, Audacity, Final Cut Pro

WRITING/WEB: ENPS, iNews, Content Management Systems, Twitter, Google Plus, Anvato, Word Press, Opus, Facebook

SHOOTING: Panasonic P2, SD, Mini DV

OTHER: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Periscope, Meerkat



Northwestern UniversityEvanston, Illinois

Bachelor of Science in Journalism and in Political Science received in March 2011 with Cum Laude Honors


TEACHING: Adjunct Lecturer (substitute) at Northwestern University; Guest speaker for college/high school classes and panels

ADVISORY: Northwestern Alumni Admissions Council; Illinois Media School Program Advisory Council 

COMMUNITY: "Dancing with Chicago Celebrities;" Charity Celebrity Bartender; Chicago Marathon; NAMI CT Walk Host


               -        Honors, Reporting, The Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

               -       1st Place, Newscast, The Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences