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On Air Personality | Announcer | Broadcast Engineer

Indianapolis, IN

EXPERIENCE

News Reader | This Way Out Radio | January 2021 – Present
• Voice and record news segments for air on two hundred radio stations around the country

Contract Engineer | WFCI | May 2015 – Present
• Responsible for upgrading and maintaining a 1kW FM radio station, studios, and transmitter facility
• Monitor and uphold FCC rules and regulations
• Recommend and oversee new equipment purchases and upgrades
• Train students on procedures and the use of new equipment

Adjunct Faculty | University of Indianapolis | September 2010 – Present
• Teach on-air best practices, online portfolio creation, and the proper operation of equipment
• Creator and instructor of an online computer applications course focusing on website construction, the Microsoft Office Suite, and the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.
• Support tech for Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, and Adobe Audition
• Faculty advisor for the UIndy PRIDE LGBTQ+ student organization for the 2010-2012 academic years

On Air Host – Local Producer | WFYI – WBAA – WFCI – WISU – WNDY | July 2019 – February 2021
• Host and produce, locally, NPR’s Here & Now, All Things Considered, The Daily, & Marketplace for WFYI
• Host and produce voicetracks & live drop-in’s during All Things Considered & Marketplace for WBAA
• Host live events such as News & Brews Pub Trivia at Sun King and Listen Up! at Clowes Memorial Hall
• Assist the engineering and IT department with recommendation and installation of broadcast equipment

Director of Engineering | WICR – UINDY TV | September 2010 – July 2019
• Mentor and train students interested in learning broadcast engineering, on air, and production skills
• Oversee and maintain a 30kW equivalent FM/HD radio station, studios, relay site, and transmitter facility
• Upgrade and maintain a closed circuit television station
• Monitor and uphold FCC rules and regulations

Creator – Producer – On Air Host | A Blast from the Past | June 2009 – December 2020
• Host a two hour, weekly, live radio show that airs on public radio
• Prepare content, build clocks, program music
• Interact with audience on social media, solicit and air phone calls
• Repackage live shows for re-airing on two other radio stations

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science | University of Indianapolis | May 2007
• Major in Communication with an emphasis on Electronic Media
• Focus on radio programming, on air delivery, and radio engineering
• Dean’s List recipient

SKILLS
• Certified Radio Operator by the Society of Broadcast Engineers
• Certified Tower Climber/Rescuer by Comtrain USA
• Certified FEMA Broadcast/IT Engineer First Responder
• Twenty years of experience with the AudioVault Suite and Adobe Audition
• Six months of experience with Wide Orbit for Radio Automation
• Eleven years of experience with Audio over IP, specifically, Axia control surfaces and infrastructure
• Nine years of experience with RF technology including the maintenance and calibration of transmitters, microwave technology, and remote gear

AWARDS
• 2005 & 2007: 1st Place Radio Air Personality – Indiana Association of School Broadcasters
• 2005: 1st Place Radio Newscast – Indiana Association of School Broadcasters

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