Location: Lansing, MI
To reach client call STAA:
EXPERIENCERadio Broadcaster, Lansing Lugnuts; Lansing, MI 2009-present
- Manage broadcasts, media relations, team website and team-based social media, creating content to promote the team.
- Host/produce “Around the Nest” Toronto Blue Jays podcast.
- Called 2018 Midwest League All-Star Game.
- Emceed Home Run Derby for the 2016-2018 Crosstown Showdowns and 2018 Midwest League All-Star Game.
- Write features, historical retrospectives and columns.
- Write annual profile on MLB/MiLB Broadcasters of the Year.
- Write bylaws, convene voting committee, execute voting process to determine inductees, write copy for plaques.
- Called play-by-play of the 2018 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament: 1st Round, 2nd Round and Sweet 16.
- Called play-by-play for the High School Basketball and Football Games of the Week through the Michigan State Championship games.
- Performed live re-creation of franchise’s first no-hitter.
- Led radio broadcast of the 2006 Southern League All-Star Game.
- Hosted the 2005 Can-Am/Central League Baseball All-Star Game.
- Covered the Baltimore Orioles, Allen Iverson Celebrity Softball Game, FBR Capitol Open and Legg-Mason Tennis Classic.
- Broadcasted Ithaca College Division III baseball, football and men’s and women’s basketball.
- Produced/hosted weekly sports talk call-in show, lining up local and national interviews.
HONORSMidwest League Broadcaster of the Year 2013
Finalist, Ballpark Digest Broadcaster of the Year 2008, 2011-13
- 2014-present: ineligible due to being in charge of selecting Ballpark Digest’s Broadcaster of the Year
- The Baseball Thesaurus, August Publications – 3rd Edition April 2018
The Baseball Thesaurus, August Publications – 2nd Edition April 2014
The Baseball Thesaurus, August Publications – 1st Edition December 2012
- The Football Thesaurus, August Publications – 1st Edition October 2015
Ithaca College - Bachelor of Arts, Park School of Communications May 2004
Major: Television/Radio (Audio Production)
Minors: English, Writing
- Social media, brainstorming, emceeing, interviewing, podcasting, writing, copyediting, Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop and InDesign).