WDBJ7, Roanoke, VA June 2017 – Present
Investigative Multimedia Journalist
- Files public records requests and data mines documents
- Shoots, edits, and writes investigative stories for broadcast and online
- Turns daily stories for three different newscasts multiple times a week
- Markets content across multiple social media platforms
KSLA News 12, Shreveport, LA June 2016 – June 2017
Lead Investigative Multimedia Journalist
- Helped launch and led first investigative team KSLA has had in more than a decade.
- Researched, filed public records requests, data mined, and shot/edited all stories.
- Served as a resource for the rest of the investigative team and filed public record requests and obtained documents on their behalf.
- Serve as a liaison between the investigative team and management.
- Held regular workshops for other reporters/anchors after attending Investigative Reporters and Editors workshops and conferences.
KSLA News 12, Shreveport, LA March 2013-June 2016
Multimedia Journalist /Anchor
- Shot, edited, reported news daily on multiple platforms
- Produced and anchored weekend morning show and served as regular
fill-in producer/anchor for weekend evening newscasts
KNOE 8 News, Monroe, LA Oct. 2011-March 2013
Multimedia Journalist/Fill-in anchor
- Enterprise stories, shot and edited video, performed live shots,
and wrote web articles
- Fill-in produced/anchored on a consistent basis for noon and weekend newscasts
WTKR, Norfolk, VA May 2011-Aug. 2011
- Shadowed multimedia journalists who write, shoot, edit and report for broadcast news
The Captain’s Log, Newport News, VA May 2010-May 2011
Christopher Newport University’s student newspaper
Campus Newspaper Editor in Chief
- Hired and managed interns and staff of over 25, successfully converged print and online media, served as a liaison between staff, administration, and the community
WVBT/WAVY-TV, Portsmouth, VA May 2010-Sep. 2010
- Shadowed the web desk, promotions, sales, production, and news departments
Newport News Television, Newport News, VA Jan. 2010-May 2010
- Shadowed television producers and assisted in production during shoots
Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies August 2011
Christopher Newport University, Newport News, VA
- National Association of Hispanic Journalists member
- Investigative Reporters and Editors member
- Gamma Phi Beta Sorority