Zach Mackey

STAA Member
Location: Iowa City, IA
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
 

Highlights

  • Radio Voice
  • Natural Leader
  • Self-Motivated
  • Deadline-driven
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills
  • Advanced computer knowledge

Awards

  • 2015 Freshman Collegiate Sports Broadcaster of the year by Sportscasters Talent Agency of America
  • 2013 Runner-up High school Sports Broadcaster of the year by the National Association of Sportswriters and Sportscasters
  • 2013 P.A. Announcer of the year by the National Association of Sports Public Address Announcers

Experience

Recruiter Assistant 05/2015 to Current
University of Iowa Football Iowa City, IA
  • Assist in the day to day operations of Iowa Football front office while specializing in the recruiting process.
Play-By-Play Broadcaster 02/2015 to Current
LearField Sports Jefferson City, MO
  • Play-By-Play Broadcaster on the Hawkeye Radio Network for the Iowa Baseball team, the network consist of multiple radio stations that blanket the state of Iowa
Play-by-Play Broadcaster 09/2014 to Current
Big Ten Network Chicago, IL
  • Broadcast events such as Basketball, Volleyball, and Wrestling on the Big Ten Television Network as the Play-by-Play broadcaster.
Sports Reporter 08/2014 to Current
Daily Iowan TV Iowa City, IA
  • Hosted the nightly sportscast, which covered topics ranging from University of Iowa Athletics to National sports
  • Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including Internet and digital channels.
Broadcaster 07/2014 to Current
Townsquare Media Davenport, IA
  • Broadcast Football, Basketball, Baseball game of the week in the Quad City area on ESPN flagship radio station KJOC 93.5.
Broadcaster 11/2012 to Current
TV50 Geneseo, IL
  • Lead Broadcaster on local access program in Geneseo area, featuring Football, Boy's and Girl's Basketball,
  • Baseball, and Softball Simulcast these events on TV, Radio, and the Internet.
Public Address Announcer 09/2012 to 05/2014
Geneseo High School Geneseo, IL
  • P.A.Announcer for many Geneseo High School sporting events including IHSA sectional Semi-Finals.
Director 08/2012 to 05/2014
Play on Sports Geneseo, Illinois
  • Director of Geneseo's Play-On-Sports that live broadcast all home and away boys and girls basketball, and Baseball on the Internet.

Education

Bachelor of Arts: Sports Broadcasting 2018
University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
Sports Broadcasting

High School Diploma 2014
Geneseo High School Geneseo, IL