Resume

 

ANNA R. HUNTSMAN

EMAIL: ahuntsman25@gmail.com 

CELL: (330)-685-6928    

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Investigative Reporter: May—August 2019

News21, Phoenix, AZ National investigative journalism fellowship

  • Hosted, produced five-episode podcast “State of Emergency”
  • Shot, edited non-narrative video & documentary
  • Wrote in-depth public policy story 
  • Traveled to Charleston, S.C. and San Diego to report on building in disaster-prone areas

Reporter: Aug. 2018—May 2019

WKSU 89.7 FM, Kent, OH – Northeast Ohio’s NPR member station

  • Pitched and produced cut & copies, wraps and features using Adobe Audition 
  • Wrote broadcast copy for on-air programming
  • Adapted stories for audio and digital platforms

Assignment Editor & Intern, May 2018—Jan 2019

WKYC-TV, Cleveland, OH – Cleveland’s NBC affiliate

  • Coordinated breaking news & daily coverage at weekend assignment desk
  • Wrote breaking news briefs on wkyc.com
  • Assisted with coverage of major Cleveland events

Reporter: Jan. 2018—Sept. 2018

Ohio News Connection, Columbus, OH — Ohio’s Public News Service

  • Wrote statewide public policy stories for Ohio’s branch of the Public News Service (PNS)
  • Recorded & edited audio interviews 
  • Web stories published in PNS national podcast and by 30+ print, digital and radio outlets in Ohio

General Manager & News Reporter: Jan. 2016—Dec. 2018

TV2 KSU, Kent, Ohio – Kent State’s student-led television station

  • As General Manager: Managed station’s entire operation, including hiring, budget and training
  • Oversaw 250+ students & provided them with leadership and guidance 
  • As reporter: Created packages and VO/SOTs for 6pm newscast
  • Edited video and packages with Adobe Premiere
  • Conducted live hits & produced social media content

SPECIAL SKILLS:

Adobe Suite: Audition, Premiere, Photoshop, InDesign; Audacity Audio Recorder, AP ENPS, Chyron Lyric, Core Publisher, Ross XPression, Edius, Microsoft Suite, Tableau, TownNews, Vimeo, WordPress, YouTube. Highly experienced in using professional social media platforms.

HONORS:

Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards 

John S. Knight Scholar 

President’s List

EDUCATION:

Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 

August 2015—May 2019

Bachelor of Science in Journalism

Summa Cum Laude

Honors College
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