WPDE ABC 15 News
Anchor of ABC 15 News at 7 and 11 weekday evenings. Previously anchored Good Morning Carolinas Saturday and Sunday. Focus on investigative journalism and long-term special reports, as well as breaking, crime, and features as an MMJ. Post web stories and update social media accounts. Newsroom leader with social media, including Facebook, Facebook Live, Twitter and Videolicious.
-Most viewed Facebook Live in WPDE history
-More social followers than any reporter in the market
-Speak at universities about social media and journalism
-Launched GMC Weekend and 7 p.m. Facebook Live segments
KLTV 7 News
July 2013-July 2015
Shoot, edit, and write for daily package turn as a multimedia journalist. Produce and anchor shows. Post web stories and update social media accounts.
The Dallas Morning News
August 2012-December 2012
Report the crime beat and write features. Interview, report, and write articles for DallasNews.com and The Dallas Morning News daily paper.
News Director and Video Editor
August 2011-May 2013
Elected News Director to oversee production of SMU-TV and SMU’s daily morning news broadcast, The Daily Update, and to manage online content for SMUDailyCampus.com. 6 a.m. crew call.
The Daily Campus
Write and report for Southern Methodist University’s award winning student run newspaper.
WFAA Channel 8
January 2013-May 2013
KTVU Channel 2
San Francisco, CA
PBS “Down to Earth”
The Danville Weekly
Volunteer Video Work:
Promotional Video Editor (February 2012-Present)
Shoot, edit, and produce promotional video for a nonprofit organization benefiting education in the country of Benin.
Akilah Institute for Women
Promotional Video Editor (January 2012)
Shoot, edit, perform interviews with staff and students on site in Rwanda and produce documentary and a promotional video for the nonprofit school. Spent three weeks in Kigali, Rwanda.
2016 First Place RTDNAC General Assignment by an MMJ
“Brittanee Drexel Talk of the Town”
Click here to view this award winning story.
2016 First Place RTDNAC Education
“ABC15 Investigates: Energy Positive Schools”
Click here to view this aware winning investigation.
2015 Texas Lone Star Emmy
“Disaster in Van”
Evening Newscast Smaller Market
2013 Most Outstanding Tri Delta
Theta Kappa Chapter
2012 RTDNA Pete Wilson Journalism Scholarship
Ethical and Responsible Journalism
National Press Photographers Association
Quarterly Clip Contest Entrant
The American Heart and Stroke Association
Promotional Signs Chairman
Radio Television Digital News Association
Current Member and Former SMU Chapter President
Delta Delta Delta
Chapter Correspondent Chair
Southern Methodist University ’13
Major: Convergence Journalism Minor: Ethics