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Katie Lusso

Emmy Award Winning Reporter

Brooklyn, New York


Link to Online Resume Tape/Website:



·      Live Reporting

·      Anchoring

·      Producing

·      One Man Band

·      Final Cut

·      Adobe Premiere

·      ENPS

·      Build & Maintain Contacts & Sources

·      Ability to Write & Communicate Clearly On-Air

·      Willingness/Ability to Research

·      Ability to Turn Content Quickly

·      Works Well Under Pressure

·      Detail Oriented

·      Team Player


NY Emmy Award

“Light Feature Series – Bravo! Brooklyn!” –  2017

Deadline Club Award

“Television Spot Reporting” – 2016

NY Emmy Award

“Daytime Newscast” – 2015

NY Associated Press Broadcasters Award

Best Spot News Coverage – “Rabbi – Child Porn”- 2015


News 12 Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Morning Reporter/Fill in Anchor

June 2012 to Present

  • Report live hourly every morning on breaking news around the borough
  • Shoot, write and edit stories for multiple newscasts throughout the day
  • Responsible for finding out the issues in the community and investigating them.
  • Fill in Anchor
  • Use social media (Facebook, Twitter) to keep community up to date on breaking news
  • Participate and speak at station sponsored events


WDTV 5 NEWS, Bridgeport, WV

One Man Band Reporter/Weekend Anchor/Producer

March 2010 – June 2012

  • Shoot, write and edit stories for the three newscasts each day.
  • Produce and Anchor for two newscast on the weekends.
  • Responsible for finding out the issues in a community and investigating them.

Mountaineer sports network, Morgantown, WV

WVU Coliseum Vision Camera Operator

November 2009 – February 2012

Shoot a wireless handheld camera, technical direct, and run graphics at WVU sporting events.
Assisting with feature story interviews

WV Uncovered project, Morgantown, WV

Multimedia Journalist

August 2009 – December 2009

Produced Multimedia Pieces for websites of rural newspapers in West Virginia
Stories featured in The Charleston Gazette and Two Lane Livin’

WVU News, Morgantown, WV

Crime Reporter/Camera Operator

August 2009 – December 2009

Produced stories on a bi-weekly basis
Camera Operator, and On-Air Reporter during taping of newscasts, which aired on PBS

News 12 Long Island, Woodbury, NY

Production Intern

May 2009 – August 2009

Assisted Production Assistant, Producers, Writers and Reporters by pulling file footage, running teleprompter, and dubbing tapes Worked the early morning shift, and helped with the production of three live shows


West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

B.S. in Broadcast Journalism
Minor in History

Graduated: December of 2009


References: Available Upon Request


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