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Jeffrey R.

Evert 105 Evans Lane Wayland, MI 49348 Home: (269) 205-2109 Cell: (616) 617-9881 jefdd448@westpost.net EDUCATION Bachelor of Science, Communications - Grand Valley State University SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS * Over 8 years experience in television media * Experienced in taking video at various locations and editing the video togethe r to put a story together * Communication on a daily basis between businesses Communication Specialist and their Representative * Covering events around all areas of Michigan, (individually or with a reporter .) * Posting stories on the web (videos, pictures) * Duties include covering politics, health, educational, human interest, breaki ng news, and sports stories. * Responsible for giving information to News Assistant or Producer, I received a t the events. RELATED FIELDS LifeTouch-Byron Center, MI. * Photographer/Customer Service Rep. -Take School Pictures of Elementary, Middle School, and High School k ids. -Responsible for talking money orders, handing out fliers, and make sure the pictures look nice. WILX TV 10 News (NBC Affiliate) & Fox 47 News (Fox Affiliate) -Lansing, Michigan Worked under Steve Coon- Chief Photographer * News Photojournalist -Cover Stories in Lansing and Jackson area with a reporter. -Stories to be done for two separate stations. * Editor -Help edit for both FOX 47 and WILX 10 news shows. * Live shots -Communicate with businesses on best location for live remote.

WOOD TV 8 News (NBC Affiliate) -Stringer (Aug.15, 2003-Present) -Grand Rapids, M ichigan Working under Jack Doles- Sports Director * Freelance Videographer -Covering sporting events at various locations in West Michigan area. * Editor -Responsible for editing the events I was at, with shot list. -Communicating with sports director or anchor on events I attended. -"Sports Overtime" on Sunday Nights.

WZZM 13 News (ABC Affiliate) - Intern (Aug. 21, 2002 - Dec. 1, 2002)Grand Rapids , Michigan Worked under Trent Hannamen - Executive Producer * Freelance Videographer -Covered variety of athletic events all over West Michigan area * Editor -Responsible for editing events I was covering, with shot list

WGVU Television (PBS affiliate) - Production Assistant (Fall 2000 - May 2004)-Gr and Rapids, Michigan Worked under Phil Lane - Production Manager * Production Assistant -Grand Valley State University Athletics, GV Sports. -Videographer, Highlight Editor, and Associate Producer. -LIVE Remotes - (Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival and Muskegon Air Fair Show 2002). -Camera Man/Replay Operator - College Basketball Games, Harlon Hill Awards Cerem ony, and GVSU National Championship Game (2001-2003).

Damon's Restaurant -Promotions and Marketing (June 1999-June 2000)-Wyoming, Mich igan * Sports Director -Entertained and involved customers via multiple mediums (sports trivia games, o utdoor advertising, and customer competitions). -Edited various highlight reels - Sporting events for entertainment. -Communication on regular basis with customers -Voted most friendly to customers, at employee banquet INTERESTS/HOBBIES * Enjoy lots of leisure activities such as; working out, running, walking, or hi king. * Ran a variety of 25K's and half marathons, with a goal of running my first mar athon this May. * Enjoy going to Grand Valley State University football and basketball games and Michigan State University sporting events such as football, basketball, and hoc key. REFERENCES Steve Lloyd-Jones GVSU Sports Personality 5843 Terrance Ridge Dr. Courtland Twp., MI. 49341 (616) 866-4574 Jack Doles Sports Director-WOOD TV 120 College Ave. SE Grand Rapids, MI. (616) 235-4317 Steve Coon WILX TV 10-Chief Photographer 500 American Rd.

Lansing, MI. (517) 243-3059 Tim Gillette News Assignment Editor 500 American Rd. Lansing, MI. (517) 394-9310