Resume

 

Amanda Slee

Well-versed. Responsive. Communicative.

INTRODUCTION

I am a journalist who is well-rounded with videography, photography, writing and working with the web. I am a responsible and organized person. I work fast but thorough in order to get all materials needed to produce a project handed to me.

EXPERIENCE

Newsroom Intern

KLAS-TV 8 News Now, Las Vegas, NV

June 2017-August 2017

  • Compose articles for the website
  • Write stories for the producers on the noon, 5pm and 6pm shows for anchors to read
  • Log interviews, answer calls and assisted all newsroom staff.

Broadcast Staff Member

L6TV, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

August 2014-June 2015

  • Led a crew in producing the morning news and creating commercial packages for the morning news.
  • Worked with crew members to brainstorm, plan and execute packages.
  • In the studio I was both in front and behind the camera. Behind the camera I worked with the TriCaster, audio and graphics. Being a reporter I did both the regular desk news and the sports corner.

Business Manager

The Tribune, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

June 2014-June 2015

  • Responsible for all money, advertisements and subscriptions.
  • Signed off on requests to use money to enter into competitions.
  • Lead a team in attaining advertisements, organized the creation of advertisements and created advertisements myself.
  • Mailed subscription interest forms, collected and turned in subscription money, and mailed out newspapers to subscribers.

Photographer

The Tribune, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

August 2013-June 2014

  • Took photographs for any and all articles and advertisements.
  • Worked with other photographers to make sure all articles had pictures to go alongside them.
  • Used Adobe Photoshop to crop and edit photographs.
  • Determined the photos to use and made sure the writer had access to those photos.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication

Emphasis in Broadcast

August 2015-Present

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University, Phoenix  GPA: 3.7 Dean’s List: 2015-2017

SKILLS

  • Literate with a computer, DSLR, and Sony professional camcorder
  • Capable of navigating social media sites including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word and PowerPoint
  • Experienced with Adobe Programs including Photoshop, Premiere and Audition

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