New Haven, CT
An interesting position with a growing company
1979 to 1982
Served as Editor of a statewide weekly newspaper with a circulation of 10,000. Wrote a weekly political column and took photos, Oversaw the marketing and advertising staff and a roster of freelance writers. responsible for the setup and design of local pages which included front page and center page. Served in this post for over three years.
1978 to 1979
Served as news writer for anchor/producer. covered stories on occassion and shot weather film for weather stories. Monitored the network feeds for editing. Researched background for stories and traversed the state for weekend newscast.
University of Connecticut Extension Service Wallingford, Ct
Public Relations Liaison
Performed a public relations writer/photographer, wrote news releases, brochures, flyers. Designed posters and covered media events. Main responsibilities were to serve as media liaison for staff professors, scheduling interviews on radio, television and newspapers through a list of media contacts acquired from years as a writer for different media.
WELI-Radio Hamden, Ct
Talk Show Producer
Worked as producer alongside on-air personality. responsibilities included comming up with ideas for show, reseaching topics and finding experts to be interviewed on air. Would sometimes format questions to ask of guest and designing format of show
New Haven Journal-Courier New Haven, Ct
Worked as general assignment reporter for local morning newspaper.
Took photos to accompany stories and worked alongside photogaphers for a newspaper whose orgins dated back to the 1700's.
1974 to 1977