Danielle McCarthy


Phone: 630-217-1275 Email: DanielleReports@Gmail.com     Website: DanielleMcCarthy.com

Multimedia Reporter/Anchor/Producer – KOMU-TV (NBC), Columbia, Mo. • • •

June 2011-Present

Write, shoot and edit day-turn and long form stories as a one-man band, pitch lead story ideas for every reporting shift, post stories on the web and on social media outlets Anchor weekday and weekend newscasts and fill-in for main anchors Produce morning, 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts, act as supervising producer on weekends, responsible for teaching student producers how to produce May 2011- Present

On-air Personality/Board Operator – Zimmer Radio Group, Columbia, Mo. •

Act as weekend and fill-in personality/board op. on KTXY-FM, Mid-Missouriʼs number one hit radio station September 2012 – December 2012

Curator – Missouri Business Alert, Columbia, Mo. •

Wrote summaries of Missouri-related business stories for the web, linking back to original content May 2012 – August 2012

News Intern – WGN Radio, Chicago, Il. • • Wrote local and national stories for morning, afternoon and weekend anchors Interviewed newsmakers and cut sound bites to air in stories

Statehouse Reporter – Missouri Digital News, Jefferson City, Mo. • • Covered the Missouri Capitol and produced day-turn radio stories for MDN.org

January 2011 – May 2011

Aired stories on the CBS Radio owned-and-operated station in St. Louis, KMOX/1120 AM and on KBIAFM, the NPR affiliate in Columbia, Mo August 2011 – December 2011 August 2009 – December 2011

Associate News Director, KCOU 88.1 FM, Columbia, Mo. Lead Anchor/Reporter KCOU 88.1 FM, Columbia, Mo. •

Assisted news director in managing staff of about 20 students to produce a weekday daily drive-time newscast, anchored newscasts twice a week, recorded radio wraps and voiceovers


Activities and Honors
• • • Blogged  for  the  Society  of  American  Business  Editors  and  Writers   Radio  Television  Digital  News  Association  –  Mizzou  Chapter   Winner  of  the  Communicator  Award  for  KCOU  election  night  coverage  

• • • Stacey Woelfel
News Director, KOMU-TV

StaceyWoelfel@Gmail.com   Randy  Reeves  
Executive Producer, KOMU-TV

• • • • Avid  NewsCutter   INews   Sony  XD  cameras   Live  U  Backpack     • • • • CNN  Newsource   NBC  NewsChannel   Avid  Media  Manager   Marantz  recorders   • • • • Cool  Edit  audio   Adobe  Audition     Social  media   Microsoft  Office   •

ReevesR@Missouri.edu Martha Steffens
SABEW Chair in Business and Financial Reporting



University of Missouri • Bachelor of Journalism with an emphasis in Radio and Television • • Bachelor of Arts in Economics Certificate in multicultural studies from the College of Arts and Science

August 2009-May 2013

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