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Kacie Yearout

kacie.yearout@gmail.com www.kacieyearout.com JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE KOMU-TV, NBC AFFILIATE STATION; Columbia, MO, September 2009 - Present Reporter: Shoot, edit, and write daily pieces and enterprises as a one-man-band; Report on location with ENG and Live U backpacks. KOMU.com Editor: contribute and manage KOMU’s media platforms. GLOBAL ISSUES LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT; Columbia, MO, August 2012 - December 2012 Videographer Intern: Interviewed subjects with international experience; Edited and produced the videos of the interviews for the web. 24CON INFONEWS; Buenos Aires, Argentina, January 2012 - May 2012 Video Intern: Shot, wrote, and edited stories in Spanish for the web; Wrote international and local news stories for the web. OREGON CAPITOL NEWS; Portland, OR, May 2011 - July 2011 Video Journalist Intern: Shot, wrote, and edited audio and video pieces on Oregon Statehouse issues; Produced a video documentary on the Plastic Bag Ban controversy. MISSOURI DIGITAL NEWS; Jefferson City, Missouri, January 2011 - May 2011 Radio Reporter: Wrote and produced radio wraps, each with a sound bite on Statehouse issues; Wrote a radio feature story about online sales tax in Missouri; Played on KMOX, CBS NewsRadio in St. Louis or KBIA, NPR affiliate in Columbia, Missouri. EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI; Columbia, Missouri, Bachelor of Journalism with emphasis in Television and Radio, Magna Cum Laude, Honors Bachelor of Arts in International Studies with proficiency in Spanish, Cum Laude, Honors UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL; Buenos Aires, Argentina Spring 2012 Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2013 GPA: 3.7/4.0 SPECIAL SKILLS Non-linear editing on Avid News Cutter; Final Cut Pro, iNews; Final Cut Pro; Avid Interplay; Videography using Sony XD Camera; Content Management Systems; Fluent in speaking and writing Spanish HONORS AND ACTIVITIES University of Missouri’s Dean’s List, 7/7 Semesters Journalism Scholar, Fall 2009 Campus Activities Chair (2011), Chi Omega Fraternity, August 2009 - Present Journalism Ambassador, March 2011 - Present Outreach Student Recruitment Team, January 2010 - December 2011 Greeks Advocating Mature Management of Alcohol, March 2010 - November 2010

REFERENCES Dr. Stacey Woelfel, News Director, KOMU-TV Email: WoelfelS@missouri.edu Phone: 573-884-6397 Carolina Escudero, Buenos Aires Program Director, Univ. of Missouri Email: EscuderoC@missouri.edu Nadege Uwase, Founder and Director, Global Issues Leadership Development Email: gildhumanrights@gmail.com Phone: 573-356-2243