Assignment Manager and Web Producer
KGUN-TV/Journal Broadcast Group
February 2008 – Present
Manage and train Assignment Editors; assist in supervising reporters and photographers; coordinate newsroom operations including crew, equipment assignments, coverage strategy; produce and maintain text, graphics and video content for website, social media websites; create and edit video for television broadcast; send to regional and national affiliates; supervise and maintain internship program and recruitment; develop and maintain relationships with media contacts locally and nationwide; Edward R. Murrow award for best small market website in 2013.
KOHT/Clear Channel Radio
August 2006 – November 2007
Coordinated/planned all station promotions from creation to execution; facilitated and attended weekly promotional meeting and sales meetings; created on-air giveaway proposals and client specific proposals; managed and directed staff of promotion coordinators; created weekly schedules for promotion coordinators; maintained on-air calendar and promotional calendar; updated and revised station website on a weekly/daily basis; created sales grid and sales liners; created on-air winner sheets; created contest rules within station/company regulations; attended remotes and specials events on an as-needed basis.
Journal Broadcast Group
August 2005 – August 2006
Completed of one-sheets for all station remotes; created sales liners and sales liner grid; produced winner sheets for all on-air giveaways; collected and distributed prizes for remotes and on-air giveaways from appropriate account executives and managers; initiated set up/break down of promotional materials and engineering equipment for remotes.
Front End Supervisor
Old Navy/Gap Inc.
November 2001 – August 2005
Coordinated and processed daily cash audit; instructed, trained, and guided new associates on store policy and procedure; created merchandising displays for product exhibition; organized and processed damage/defective merchandise; utilized persuasive techniques for encouraging customers to apply for store credit card.
University of Arizona
Bachelor of Arts, Double Major Media Arts and Communication
*Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Spanish
*Knowledge of computer software: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Final Cut, Edius, WorldNow, Clickability, ENPS.