Anchor/Watchdog Reporter KPNX-TV, The Arizona Republic, Phoenix, AZ (2002 - Present) Investigative/Consumer reporter. Anchored all daypart newscasts.
Anchor/Reporter/Producer KNAZ-TV, Flagstaff, AZ (2001 - 2002) Promoted to KPNX
Political Print Reporter/Media Researcher CNS News, Washington, DC (2000) Wrote stories for Internet wire service. Assisted in political research. Researched bias in TV and print reporting.
Special Assignment Reporter The Arizona Republic, Phoenix, AZ (1995) Wrote various articles related to issues facing youth.
BA in Broadcast Communications Brigham Young University
Summer Program Institute of Political Journalism Georgetown University
EMMY - Morning Newscast AP Award - Television Serious Feature AP Award - Television Feature SPJ Award - Television Feature SPJ Award - Feature Writing SPJ Award - In-Depth Magazine Reporting Scholarship For Excellence In Journalism - The Fund for American Studies Best Writer - x2 - The Daily Universe Award of Excellence - Public Speaking - Brigham Young University Scholarship - Communications - Brigham Young University Best Writer - Student Alternative Page - The Arizona Republic
B.A. Communications Minor in Spanish University Of Texas/San Antonio
Spanish Trimester Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Broadcast Bilateral Semester University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
EMMY - Spot/Breaking News EMMY - TV Reporter Composite Hispanic Of The Year - Las Vegas Latin Chamber of Commerce Best TV Reporter - Las Vegas Electronic Media Awards Best TV Anchor/Reporter Nominee (x4) - Las Vegas Electronic Media Awards Journalist-Fellow - Mexico Department of Interior, Mexico City, Mexico Casey Warner Journalism Fellow - "Covering Diverse Communities"
Co-Host CBS Radio, KXNT Las Vegas, NV (2013 - Present) Co-host AM drive on CBS' news/talk in Vegas.
AM Anchor/Entertainment Reporter KLAS-TV, Las Vegas, NV (2004 - 2012) Promoted from AM Traffic Anchor. Promoted from Helicopter Reporter.
Freelance Reporter Life & Style Magazine (2006 - 2008)
Weekend Anchor WUHF-TV, Rochester, NY (2002 - 2004)
AM Anchor WETM-TV, Elmira, NY (1999 - 2002)
Reporter/Photographer Time Warner Cable News, Jamestown, NY (1997 - 1999)
Assignment Editor WROC-TV, Rochester, NY (1997)
BS Communications Video Production & Design English Minor State University Of New York at Fredonia
Emmy Award - Best AM Newscast (2012) Emmy Award - Best AM Newscast (2010) Las Vegas Weekly Reader's Choice - Best Tweeter 4th Place Arts & Entertainment TV Personality in the US on Twitter - Cision Navigator (www.navigator.cision.com) College of Southern Nevada - Women's Leadership Award (2010, 2012)