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Health Reporter: June 2020—present

Ideastream Public Media, Cleveland, OH – Cleveland’s NPR member station

  • Report breaking and enterprise stories on health, science and research
  • Cover Ohio health news for national audience on Kaiser Health News, Here & Now and NPR national
  • Write engaging, in-depth articles for the web
  • Appear on station’s public affairs television show to discuss weekly health news
  • Host midday newscasts on an as-needed basis

Associate Producer, Health/Education: Oct. 2019—May 2020

Ideastream Public Media, Cleveland, OH – Cleveland’s NPR member station

  • Pitched, wrote and produced daily health spots and features
  • Collaborated on community engagement project focused on reducing toxic stress in children
  • Wrote, produced children’s health podcast, Health’s Up
  • Wrote scripts, edited graphics and assisted with video production of children’s news show, NewsDepth

Investigative Reporter: May—Aug. 2019

News21, Phoenix, AZ National investigative journalism fellowship

  • Wrote in-depth public policy story published by The New York Times, The Washington Post & Associated Press, among other national outlets
  • Hosted, produced five-episode podcast “State of Emergency”
  • Shot, edited non-narrative video & documentary
  • Traveled to Charleston, S.C. and San Diego to report on natural disaster recovery

Reporter: Aug. 2018—May 2019

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

  • Pitched and produced daily stories and features
  • 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
  • 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


Adobe Suite: Audition, InDesign, Premiere, Photoshop; Audacity Audio Recorder, AP ENPS, Chyron Lyric, Core Publisher, Edius, ENCO, Headliner, Microsoft Suite: Excel, Word; Ross XPression, Tableau, TownNews, Twitter, Vimeo, WordPress, YouTube.


Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards 

John S. Knight Scholar 

President’s List


Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 

August 2015—May 2019

Bachelor of Science in Journalism

Summa Cum Laude

Honors College
You may download Anna’s resume here.