Resume

Work Experience

KOB Eyewitness News 4, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Digital Producer / June 2017 to present

  • Working with reporters and assignment editors to curate news content for KOB.com and social media platforms.
  • Quickly and accurately producing breaking news stories, and working to continuously update them with the latest information.
  • Field-web producing for team coverage on local elections, the NM Legislature and wildfires.
  • Assisting the 4 Investigates Team in content production, primarily on the digital side, as well as photography and story enterprising.
  • Writing, co-producing and co-hosting KOB’s first major podcast expanding on content produced by the 4 Investigates Team.

NM Daily Lobo, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Editor-in-Chief / May 2016 to April 217

  • Managed newsroom, newspaper design and implementation of digital content.
  • Managed a staff of 60 section editors and reporters.
  • Managed Daily Lobo Facebook and Twitter feeds.
  • Ensured strong lines of communications within the newsroom.
  • Wrote stories when needed, as well as editorials.

Staff News Reporter / November 2014 to May 2016

  • Covered primarily student government, as well as other news topics at the University of New Mexico.
  • Worked in a pressure-filled environment to consistently meet deadlines.
  • Enterprised story ideas and brought them to life while expanding source network.
  • Maintained strong social media presence to cater to modern news consumers.

Education

UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Bachelor of Arts, Multimedia Journalism / May 2017

  • Honors College Designation
  • Minor in Spanish
  • GPA: 3.5 / 4.0

Professional Skills

  • News, feature and sportswriting
  • Social media strategy
  • Photojournalism
  • Web content development
  • Copywriting and editing
  • AP Style
  • Research and source-building
  • IPRA/FOIA navigation

Personal Skills

  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Leadership and team-building
  • Reliable and professional
  • Organization and time management
  • Motivated and creative
  • Adaptable and flexible

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C: (317)385-1679
T: @RealDavidLynch
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