Evening News Anchor, KOKH-TV, Oklahoma City, OK (2012 to Present) News Anchor for 5:00 pm, 9:00 pm, and 10:00 pm newscasts. Reporter for "Tell Me
Something Good" stories highlighting individuals making a difference in their communities.
News Anchor, WFTX-TV, Ft. Myers, FL (2012) Freelance Anchor and Reporter for all newscasts at the FOX affiliate. Majority of work
consisted of anchoring weekend newscasts.
Morning News Anchor and Host, WGCL-TV, Atlanta, GA (2007-2010) News Anchor and Host for new morning show "Better Mornings Atlanta.” Also anchored
noon and evening newscasts, and reported live from the field. Developed award winning “Cool Schools” program that generated over 240 positive stories on more than 40 public and private high schools. I left the news business at the end of my contract for personal reasons. The news director asked me to stay and sign another contract, but my family had to come first.
Evening News Anchor, KGBT-TV, McAllen, TX (2004-2007) News Anchor for 6:00 pm and 10:00 pm newscasts. Also reported live in the field and
traveled to California to cover local marines being trained for Iraq.
Morning News Anchor and Host, WOFL-TV, Orlando, FL (2000-2004) News Anchor for new morning newscast “Good Day Orlando.” Reported for all newscasts.
Traveled to Los Angeles for live reports on "American Idol." Also filled in as anchor for evening newscasts.
Morning News Anchor, WLEX-TV, Lexington, KY (1997-2000) News Anchor for #1 morning newscast and new 5:00 pm newscast. Station management
requested the split schedule so that I could take on a larger role in the news department and draw morning viewers to our new evening product.
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Master of Science - Business / Education, Oklahoma State University Bachelor of Science - Accounting, Oklahoma State University Additional Coursework -
Broadcast Journalism, Oklahoma State University Meteorology, Mississippi State University