June 2016 - Current Anchor/Reporter, KXAN-TV/Austin, TX
Solo anchors two-hour weekend morning show, KXAN News Today. Reports general assignment and Medical beat during weekday evening shows. Previously, was the live reporter during four-hour weekday morning show. Proudly represents the station at numerous community events.
Oct. 2002- May 2016 Anchor/Reporter/Host, WJZ-TV/Baltimore, MD
Anchored weekend morning show and weekly public affairs show “On Time.” Also responsible for gathering and writing hard-hitting news and “personality-driven” feature stories. Adept and comfortable with live daily reporting and impromptu interview segments; cultivates original sources and story ideas daily.
Aug. 2006 - Dec 2013 Adjunct Professor, Morgan State Univ./Baltimore, MD
Taught advanced broadcast reporting, radio announcing and writing courses to undergraduate students.
July 2004 - Dec. 2008 Morning Anchor, WPGC-FM/Washington, D.C.
Produced and solo anchored radio newscast, including weather and sports, on top-rated “Donnie Simpson Morning Show.”
Oct. 2000 - Sept. 2002 Anchor/Education Reporter, WPMI-TV/Mobile, AL
Noon show anchor. Gathered and wrote news and Education stories. Responsible for daily story ideas, creative live shots and developing community contacts.
Mar. 2000 - June 2000 Reporter, TV3 News/Dublin, Ireland
Reported hard general news and medical stories for nightly health segment. Produced foreign news segment and original local stories. First African-American television reporter at a commercial TV news staion in Ireland.
June 1997 - Sept. 1999 Staff Reporter, Miami Herald/Miami, FL
Reported and wrote breaking news and feature stories in the Local and Neighbors sections. Developed community sources and in-depth story ideas. Responsible for producing at least two stories a day.