Production Assistant/Newscast Director
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • May 4, 2018

Seeking a full time production assistant or Newscast director position

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Bachelor's of Science Degree @ Grand Valley State University
Aug 2011 — Apr 2013
Major: Broadcast Communications
Minor: Advertising & Public Relations
Associate's in Arts in Journalism @ Grand Rapids Community College
Aug 2008 — Apr 2011
Dean’s List Honors


Newscast Director @ WXMI-TV
May 2017 — Current
• Codes, Directs, & Technical Directs live newscasts, pre-recorded, & interview segments using Ross Overdrive
• Calls commands to execute clean newscasts
• Troubleshoots problems and either solves them or reports them to management
• Also operates TelePrompTer, audio console, floor direct, jib, and assist with studio maintenance
Operations Technician @ WXMI-TV
Dec 2014 — May 2017
• Operates robotic cameras, audio, Teleprompter, jib, and floor directs for live newscast and pre-recorded newscast
• Assist director when needed with coding for Ross Overdrive
• Assist with studio maintenance
Production Assistant @ WGVU-TV
Jun 2012 — Dec 2014
• Assist with floor directing, teleprompting, audio, and cameras for live and pre reordered programs, field remotes and uplinks
• Operated & created graphics
• Assisted with studio maintenance

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