Friday, October 17th

So much of what happens on the AM Show is at the mercy of our writers, producers and reporters like me. It is imperative that we (reporters/writers/producers & editors) constantly communicate and inform each other of the best choices for video and newest/latest developments. Management must effectively communicate their goals to the Executive Producer so they

Change is coming…

Working on so many things right now – beyond excited. My focus this morning, however, is on the Thursday Morning News – AM Show.  Much work to do!  I’ve been part of the ABC7 News team since December 2006 – wearing many hats. I know how to write a story, keep it tight and “drive

Wednesday Morning News – AM Show

I’m part of the team providing AM coverage for the Morning Shows today. There are (3) Reporters: Matt Keller covering a remarkable rescue,  Amy Hollyfield with SF Giants Fever and me.  Our show Anchors, Kristen Sze and Eric Thomas, are veteran broadcasters responsible for setting the tone, pace and direction of our shows. The toughest part, I’m

Oakland Artist Building Homes for Homeless!

Such a great piece by Mike O’Sullivan, West Coast Bureau Chief for Voice of America.  Homelessness is a problem.  From mental health issues to persistent addictions, many homeless people face real, uphill battles. The Bay Area’s homeless problem has gotten worse and shows no signs of improving.  O’Sullivan’s piece focuses on a local Oakland Artist