Mike Foiles

STAA Member
Location: Foster City, CA
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
 

EDUCATION

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Major: Broadcast Journalism
Class of 2019 Graduate GPA 3.3

WORK EXPERIENCE

NBC Sports Chicago, 350 N. Orleans St, Chicago
Summer 2018
Digital Media Paid Intern. Edited sports related postgame interviews, highlight tapes, and feature stories for publishing online using Adobe Premiere. Learned to write headlines and teases. Became proficient with NBC’s content management system. Helped create engaging social media posts on Twitter and Facebook.

Fighting Illini Productions, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Fall 2016-present
Paid Student Crew Member. Operated camera and worked with a production crew broadcasting live Illinois Fighting Illini sporting events to be streamed online on Big Ten Plus and occasionally re-aired on Big Ten Networks. Tasked with editing highlight tapes and interviews using Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Prelude.

Fighting Illini Productions, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Spring 2018-present
Play-by-Play Announcer. Announced Fighting Illini volleyball, basketball, baseball and softball games online on Big Ten Plus and occasionally re-aired on Big Ten Networks.

California Golden Blogs, SB Nation
July 2018-present
Volunteer Writer. Wrote game recaps and provided in-depth analysis for California Golden Bears football and basketball.

NBC Sports Bay Area, 360 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA
Summer 2016-Summer 2017
Digital Media Paid Intern. Edited sports related postgame interviews, highlight tapes, and feature stories for publishing online using AVID software.

KNBR 680, 750 Battery Street, San Francisco, CA
Summer 2017
Programming Intern for the Murph & Mac Morning Show. Edited audio for on-air use using Adobe Premiere. Helped create show topics and content ideas related to sports and pop culture. Assisted show producers in calling guests, screening calls, and miscellaneous show duties. Ap-peared as an on-air guest at the end of the internship.