Multimedia journalist for Erie News Now
Joined Erie News Now in September 2017
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Birthplace: Buffalo, NY
Education: SUNY Buffalo State College: B.A. in Journalism , Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University: M.S. in Broadcast & Digital Journalism
Previous jobs/internships: Previously interned at WIVB-TV channel 4 in Buffalo, NY during my undergrad as a news intern and then again as part of my master’s degree capstone. In the summer of 2017 I was WIVB’s Washington DC correspondent.
I’ve also interned at Spectrum News in Buffalo, NY and Spectrum News in Syracuse, NY.
My passion: Telling the stories that matter in your community.
What I like best about Erie: The people. As someone who moved to a new city, I immediately felt welcomed not only by my coworkers but the community in which I report in.
Role models: People I look up to include, Former feature reporter on the Today Show Bob Dotson, ABC World News Tonight Anchor David Muir and one of the best multimedia journalists out there Joe Little.
Hobbies and interests: When I’m not working I’m usually out at Presque Isle State Park either walking, running or relaxing at the beaches in the summer months. Spending time with family including my adorable nieces and nephews, indulging in a good book or trying new places to eat.