AWARD WINNING JOURNALIST
TELLING STORIES THAT
PIERCE HEARTS AND OPEN MINDS.
NEWS ANCHOR • STORYTELLER
COMMUNITY ADVOCATE • NEWS REPORTER
Everyone has a story. A good journalist takes time to listen to the story. A great journalist takes time to listen to the story, asks difficult questions, while also taking note of what is not being said. In the old days, a successful journalist followed a "hunch." In today's fast paced news environment, I still do an exhaustive amount of research on a subject and follow my intuition, in order to capture all sides of an issue and tell the story effectively.
As a multimedia journalist covering Hurricane Michael, I was the last reporter out in the field, when the storm tore through Florida’s Panhandle. After my station was knocked off the air,
I continued broadcasting severe weather updates and alerts, utilizing the power of social media to keep our viewers informed. For these efforts, I was awarded the prestigious
Over the years, I have had the opportunity to learn and work with talented members of the media and entertainment world, who have each serve as my mentors, such as:
The Food Network's Emeril Lagasse
Good Morning America’s Kaylee Hartung
The National Desk's Meagan O’Halloran
WGNO TV's Rick Erbach
WMBB’s News Director Tom Lewis
I thrive under tight deadlines and delve deeply into story lines, to show all angles. I am versatile and can cover breaking news or present soft news features with local flavor. I am able to be impartial when reporting the news and compassionate while giving a voice, to those who no longer feel that they have one.