HOSTESS, EMPIRE STATE OUTDOORS 2005
• 15 years of experience in broadcast, wire service and print
journalism with a concentration on outdoor sports, features,
travel and lifestyle television.
• Freelance producer and reporter on New
England Sports Network’s
Dan Egan’s Wild World of Winter. Anchor and reporter for
several local outdoor programs including The Adventure Guide,
Live Mountain Report and The Valley Show.
• Reporter and producer of outdoor recreation and sports segments
(RSN Outdoor Update) seen by millions on CNN Headline News and
The Weather Channel.
• Producer of sales and promotional videos for the American
Skiing Company, Budweiser and other companies and organizations.
• RNN (Hudson Valley) News Update Anchor and daytime program
• Television reporter for WGBH, Boston; WGMC, Worcester, MA
and WGOT, Manchester, NH.
• Production assistant and editing for Cable News Network, Business
Wire and The Boston Globe.
• Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Northeastern University,
HOST, EMPIRE STATE OUTDOORS 2005
• More than 20 years experience in broadcast journalism and
video narration, with a concentration on outdoor recreation and
• Freelance outdoor and sports commentator for FOX Sports, ESPN,
TNT, NBC Sports and many other television networks and stations.
• Eight years experience as nightly news anchor and sports director
at WPTZ-TV in Plattsburgh, NY, covering the Lake Champlain International
Fishing Derby, The Mayor’s Cup sailing regatta, The Empire
State Games and many other local sporting and recreation events.
• New York State Broadcasters Association awards for Best Sportscaster
in 1988 and 1989; Best Coverage of a Local Sporting Event for
1986 through 1988 and a Vermont Broadcast Award for Best Sportscast
• Member of the Adirondack “Forty Sixers,” having
completed five rounds of climbing New York’s 46 mountain
peaks that rise above 4,000 feet in elevation.
• Wilderness trip leader for Pok-O-MacCready Outdoor Education
Center in the Adirondack Mountains, guide and expedition coordinator
for hiking, climbing, backpacking and canoe trips.
• Bachelors Degree in Mass Media, SUNY College at Plattsburgh