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Sujata on desk

EXPERIENCE

General Assignment Reporter, WFSB-CBS, Hartford, CT
April 2015 – Present
• Handle breaking news for the morning newscasts between 4:30-7
• Enterprise stories for the evening newscasts
• Produce content for wfsb.com, Twitter and Facebook

Multimedia Journalist/Fill-in Anchor, WCSC-CBS, Charleston, SC
January 2013 – February 2015
• Enterprise and handle breaking news for 10 and 11 p.m. newscasts
• Front multiple live shots a week for evening and night newscasts
• Produce content for Live5News.com, Twitter and Facebook

Reporter/Producer/Anchor, WHAG-NBC, Hagerstown, MD
March 2011 – January 2013
• Shot, wrote and edited stories daily
• Fronted general news and breaking news stories live in the field and in studio
• Used social media in the field throughout the day to promote coming stories.
• Wrote web copy for your4state.com

Reporter/Producer/Anchor, TV Asia, Edison, NJ
December 2008 – November 2010
• Produced and anchored 30-minute national news segment five times a week
• Enterprised stories on political, religious, and social issues impacting the community
• Conducted in-depth one-on-one interviews with political leaders, religious leaders, and entertainers • Notable Interviews: Former NJ Governor Jon Corzine, Former Indian President A.P.J. Abdul
Kalam, U.S. Congressman Frank Pallone, Indian Minister of IT and Communications Sachin Pilot, Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman, Former US Ambassador to India Frank Wisner

Washington Correspondent, KLBK-CBS, Lubbock, TX
July 2008 – August 2008
• Reported on Washington issues with an emphasis on Texas
• Covered hard news and enterprised stories
• Shot, wrote, and edited multiple news packages for KLBK weekly

Secondary Teacher, Clarkstown Senior High School South, West Nyack, NY
August 2002 – June 2007
• Taught biology and chemistry to grades 9-11
• Worked collaboratively with administration and colleagues

EDUCATION

S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University
Master of Science in Broadcast Journalism

Teachers College, Columbia University
Master of Arts in Science Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Bachelor of Arts in French

SKILLS

Audio/Video Equipment: Avid, Linear Editing System, Audacity, DVC Pro Camera, Sony Mini DV Camera, Sony P2 Camera, INews, ENPS
Foreign Language: Speak, read, and write French fluently; speak Hindi fluently

REFERENCES

Available Upon Request