WLS-TV ABC 7 Chicago
Dates Employed Jun 2021 – Sept 2021
As part of the Consumer Investigative Unit of the I-Team, I responded to viewers who needed help or felt as though they had been ripped off or wronged. The I-Team looks for patterns of complaints attached to certain companies to warn other viewers. I also alerted viewers to data and privacy concerns and found stories that had broad warnings, which can help improve people’s everyday lives. I also looked into stories through research and the use of the Freedom of Information Act to uncover wrongdoing and problems which affect consumer’s pocketbooks.
Podcast Studio Intern
Dates Employed Jun 2021 – Sept 2021
I produced and edited podcasts distributed by the company such as Screen Time with Roe & Roeper, Modern Marketing Messages & Lessons for Tomorrow. I also coordinated social postings and publishing.
Production Assistant to Carol Marin and Don Moseley
Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence
Dates Employed Sep 2020 – Apr 2021
I provided questions, research and rehearsal work for the US Senate candidate forum that aired on NBC5 and on its digital platform featuring all five candidates on the 2020 November 3rd ballot. I was also part of a production team for a story that aired on WTTW11 Chicago PBS. I collaboratively reported, shot and edited the news package.
Dates Employed Aug 2020 – Jun 2021
I acquired the role of the general manager during the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the station was closed - I built a new mode of broadcasting for at-home production for 50 staff members to continue recording their shows. I am fluent with the Radio DJ operating system. As the head manager for the radio station’s operations, I managed all programming and communication. I oversaw daily operations of the station, supervised station social media accounts, hired and trained new members of the station. I helped build and launch the new Radio DePaul website and started a biweekly newsletter to summarize all station announcements and content. I acted as editor-in-chief for the station blog, submitted station material for local and national college radio awards (ex: Intercollegiate Broadcasting System, Illinois Broadcast Association).
TV News Reporter, Anchor, Producer
Good Day DePaul
Dates Employed Sep 2020 – Jun 2021
I researched, wrote, shot and edited packages weekly to be aired on DePaul’s TV news program.
DePaul University Finance Department and Real Estate
Dates Employed Apr 2019 - Mar 2021
Under the Marketing & Communications Team, I co-founded, hosted and produced the podcast Stuff You Should Know About Finance. I also lead and supervise the Digital Media team to produce promotional videos and social media postings.
Dates Employed Sep 2019 – Aug 2020
I created spots, PSAs, commercials, intros, and bumpers for the radio station. I worked with organizations to create advertisements and collaborated with the music director to make the radio stream sound professional with updated spots. I also produced my own radio show/podcast called Global Talks & Tunes which documents the international student experience, accompanied by foreign music.
Dates Employed Sep 2018 – Jun 2019
I managed the news team -consisting of 20 newscasters- for Pocket News (a 20 minute news show at noon and 5 pm on weekdays). I recruited, interviewed, trained and scheduled students to write scripts, use the studio board, collaborate to produce news packages and represent Radio DePaul news.
Digital Media Intern
Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce
Dates Employed Jan 2019 – Apr 2019
I shot and edited promotional videos. I also helped with social media management.