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CNN, Washington, DC
Medical Unit Intern January 2013 – April 2013 -Researched health and medical stories to air on CNN newscasts and assisted with production of “Human Factor” feature stories -Attended government hearings on health care policies -Wrote health-related blogs to be published on

KOMU 8 News, Columbia, MO
Reporter and Anchor September 2009 – January 2013 -Wrote, shot and edited package news stories to air on morning and evening newscasts -Live reported on breaking news and fronted packages live, frequently using LiveU backpack technology -­‐Co-­‐anchored  morning  and  evening  newscasts  and  anchored  and  produced  local  news  cut-­‐ins  during  NBC’s  Today  Show Web Producer -Posted news stories and videos on using Avid and Synapse content management systems -Utilized AP style when writing web stories from press releases and added photos and links to web stories -Facilitated assignment desk by filing story tips, answering newsroom emails and fielding phone calls, Columbia, MO
Writer and Producer January 2012 – September 2012 -Researched different perspectives on national and international newsworthy topics -Wrote multi-source news analysis stories on deadline to be published online, mobile devices and read as a video script -Edited video stories using Final Cut Pro software

Artemisa Noticias, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reporter May 2011 – August 2011 -Attended press conferences and conducted interviews in Spanish and wrote general assignment stories to be published online

Televisión Madres de Plaza de Mayo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Documentary Production Intern -Created a short documentary project on an Argentine prison reform group -Conducted interviews, wrote the documentary script and communicated with supervisors in Spanish May 2011 – August 2011

MUTV executive board, Columbia, MO
News Director August 2010 – May 2011 -Produced and anchored ‘MUTV 23 News,’ a newscast aired on the University of Missouri’s student-run television station

KBIA public radio, Columbia, MO
Reporter -Wrote, recorded voice track and edited general assignment radio stories to air on the NPR affiliate January 2011 – May 2011

University of Missouri
Bachelor of Radio-Television Journalism Minor in Spanish 3.6 GPA 2013

Extensive experience scripting stories with iNews and editing with Avid and Final Cut Pro software Shoot video with cameras such as Sony HD, Cannon XL2 and Flip brands Pull stories and capture video from network affiliate services, like CNN NewSource and NBC News Channel Experience using Marantz audio recorders and editing audio using Adobe Audition and Cool Edit software Basic knowledge of XHTML and CSS webpage coding

Valerie Willingham, Medical Producer, CNN, Washington, D.C., 202-898-7633, Stacey Woelfel, News Director, KOMU 8 News, Columbia, MO, 573-882-3630,   Jennifer Reeves, AARP Social Communications Manager, former KOMU 8 News Interactive Director, 202-203-9464,