Jackson Schneider

STAA Member
Location: Lawrence, KS
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
 

EXPERIENCE

Kansas Athletics, Lawrence, KS — Play-by-play Broadcaster
AUGUST 2018 - PRESENT
Official Voice of Kansas Volleyball and Softball for the Jayhawk Radio Network, calling 27 volleyball matches and over 50 softball games. Also conducted interviews with head coaches and players for pregame shows.

Sports Radio 810, Overland Park, KS — “The Program” Intern
MAY 2018 - AUGUST 2018
Summer intern for Sports Radio 810’s mid0day show, “The Program”, working under host Soren Petro and Producer Rob Brenton. Edited audio of press conferences and interviews to post on the show’s podcast site.

90.7fm KJHK, Lawrence, KS — Sports Director
JUNE 2017 - MAY 2018
Overseeing the entire Sports Department, managing a student staff. Assigned broadcasting assignments of over 40 live events including Kansas football, men’s and women’s basketball, as well as live radio shows.

1320 KLWN, Lawrence, KS — “Rock Chalk Sports Talk” Intern
AUGUST 2016 - MAY 2017
Worked under host Nick Schwerdt learning the structure of a daily radio show, as well as editing techniques with Adobe Audition.

EDUCATION

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
AUGUST 2016 - MAY 2019
Bachelor’s of science, Journalism - News & Information, with a concentration in Sports Media, Sports Management Minor.

Kansas Wesleyan University, Salina, KS
AUGUST 2014 - MAY 2016
Began undergraduate school studying Sports Management & Communications, while a member of the KWU Men’s Tennis Program.

SKILLS

Social Media Platforms - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram Adobe Creative Suite - Audition, Premiere Pro, InDesign Experienced in live event broadcasting - Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Volleyball, and Softball Extremely motivated, authentic leader with a constant positive outlook

ACHIEVEMENTS

2018 Kansas Association of Broadcasters - 1st place for sports play-by-play for Kansas State @ Kansas men’s basketball.

Sports Director, 90.7 fm KJHK - Earned the title of Sports Director after just one year within the radio station.

Kansas Wesleyan Tennis - Team Captain, as just a sophomore, noted for being a vocal leader and motivator.

Coyote Sports Network - Co-founded the entirely student-run network where KWU athletics are broadcasted online.

REFERENCES

Brian Hanni, Lawrence, KS — Voice of the Jayhawks, Kansas Athletics
Official Voice of Kansas Athletics for the Jayhawk Radio Network. Has had a direct impact on my development as a sports broadcaster and as a person.

David Toelle, Salina, KS — Sports Information Director, Kansas Wesleyan University
Allowed me the opportunity to form the Coyote Sports Network, and serve as the play-by-play broadcaster for various Kansas Wesleyan sports, including baseball, basketball, softball, volleyball, and soccer.

Soren Petro, Overland Park, KS — Host, “The Program,” Sports Radio 810
Host of Sports Radio 810’s “The Program,” helped polish my skills as I assisted with research for topics, as well as editing audio and conducting interviews, and developing relationships with other members of media