Energetic and accomplished television news anchor, host, reporter, weather forecaster and NFL sideline reporter with over 17 years of experience. Recipient of several prestigious awards including 8 Emmy Awards and multiple Associated Press awards. Graced the cover of San Diego Magazine as the "Person to Watch." Named one of San Diego Metro Magazine's top "40 Under 40." Moderated two mayoral debates. Dedicated community volunteer with a passion for media training and on-camera coaching.
Bachelor of Arts: Journalism
San Diego State University
Emcee for multiple organizations including the San Diego Humane Society, the Salvation Army and the Top Tech Exec Awards.
Public Relations volunteer for the San Diego Salvation Army.
DEC 2015 - PRESENT
CBS 8 San Diego
Weather Anchor/ NFL Sideline Reporter
- Weather forecaster and fill-in anchor for the highly rated CBS News 8 in the Morning and CBS News 8 at 11am newscasts.
- NFL sideline reporter for San Diego Chargers pre-season games.
NOV 2007 – NOV 2015
CW 6 San Diego
News Anchor/ Host
- Promoted to morning News Anchor and host of a 5 hour morning show since January of 2011.
- Previous 10pm News Anchor from November 2007- January of 2011.
OCT 2003 – NOV 2007
CBS 8 San Diego
Reporter/ Fill-In Anchor
- Live television news reporter, fill-in Anchor.
- Researched, wrote packages, and gathered interviews for multiple stories each day.
- Lead reporter on the front lines of major news stories including the 2003 and 2007 wildfires, Laguna Beach landslides, Presidential arrivals, etc.
FEB 2002 – OCT 2003
NBC Yuma, AZ
Weekend Anchor/ Lead Investigative Reporter
- Weekend Anchor/ Investigative Reporter.
- Weekend newsroom manager.
SEP 2000 – FEB 2002
NBC San Diego
TV Associate Producer and Writer
- Writer, TelePrompTer Operator.
- Co-Producer for local Olympic events
JUN 2000 – AUG 2000
Access Hollywood, Burbank CA
Intern and Personal Assistant
- Responsible for client research for all producers and reporters.
- Mentored and trained incoming interns.
- Promoted to personal assistant of Access Hollywood co-host Pat O'Brien.