Fox News Channel
January 2014 — Present
Lead daily collection, distribution and packaging of news media. Manage teams of field crews and desk assistants to coordinate the capture of daily events. Write and develop story pitches and juggle multiple tasks under tight deadline. Weekend responsibilities include directing video feeds from remote locations to the bureau, booking production studios and hiring freelance photographers and audio technicians.
Research and respond to breaking news through traditional and social media. Confirm and expand upon unverified information through a large network of contacts throughout the federal government, local agencies and sources on the ground.
Collaborate with local and national news organizations to fulfill all coverage needs.
Direct photographers, producers and reporters in the field to most efficiently and accurately report the news.
Utilize ScheduALL software to book remote production studios, domestic and international transmission feeds, and satellite space to ensure live air needs are met.
Operate as producer for various events in the field, including CPAC 2014 and Secretary of Defense Hagel’s Memorial Day remarks at the Vietnam Memorial.