I’m the Executive Producer of Interactive Content in St. Louis Missouri for KTVI and KPLR television. Our social media and web content at both TV stations is the focus of my day. If you’re having a problem with the website I can help you find a story, fix a typo or get you in contact with our assignment desk.

I’ve worn a lot of hats in my career producing material both for on-air and online. During high school I started working at KFXB-TV in Dubuque Iowa as a production assistant. After attending Webster University I landed a job at WRSP/WCCU In Springfield Illinois. Then, I made the move to a larger market at WSTR in Cincinnati, Ohio.

In 2006 I was able to move back to St. Louis to work at KPLR in the promotions department. I made Emmy nominated campaigns. Eventually I found my niche as the head of KPLR’s web department.

The merger with KTVI meant a lot more newscasts to produce for the web. Experience and experimenting with web content makes my days fly by. We throw a lot of spaghetti at the wall. Sometimes something sticks and goes viral. I enjoy touching so many people’s lives through their phones, tablets, browsers and televisions. Now, I lead the team at one of the top websites in St. Louis.

Please follow me on Facebook or Twitter to get an insider’s view into a newsroom.


Recent Articles
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    Check out what’s coming up on the Rachael Ray Show

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –  This Week on Rachael: Thursday, April 28: • Dating with Duchovny – David Duchovny is back and he`s dishing out hilarious dating advice to some couples in our audience! • Man Makeovers x 3 – We`re turning our studio into a barbershop and giving 3 hairy men some much needed makeovers. • Rachael`s making Philly Hoagies. Friday, April 29: • He`s the toast of Broadway and the creator/star of this season`s smash hit ‘Hamilton,’ Lin-Manuel […]

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    Blues reward St. Louis man who discovered hockey during playoff game 7

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A lot of new fans are embracing hockey after the Rams left town. A Twitter user named “Tony X” discovered the sport the night the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks. Fans erupted at the Scottrade Center after St. Louis won 3-2 in the last game of the series. His posts to social media about the match are going viral.  The Blues even offered him playoff tickets after reading his Twitter timeline. Rams left me …….. @StLouisBlues […]

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    Body pulled from Mississippi river in south St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A body has been pulled from the Mississippi river. The St. Louis Fire Department says they have deployed a Marine unit near South 1st Street and Gasconade. Police have not released any information about the identity of the body. More details will be posted as this story develops. Refresh this page for the latest update.

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    One dead and two injured in accident on westbound I-44 near Vandeventer

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – One person is dead an two have been injured in a three vehicle accident on westbound I-44 at Vandeventer. There were reports of a person trapped in a vehicle and a person struck. “It appeared as though two vehicles were previously in an accident and someone was outside of their vehicle when the third vehicle slammed into them. I saw the person outside of their vehicle get struck by the other vehicles. Very traumatic. I balled my eyes […]

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    Kirkwood puts all schools on lockdown as precaution

    KIRKWOOD, MO (KTVI) – All schools in the Kirkwood School District were placed on lockdown Wednesday morning. Kirkwood High School was on a hard lockdown for about an hour and a half. All extra security measures have been lifted. Kirkwood Police say the security concerns were raised after they received a 911 call. They traced the call to the area of Kirkwood High School. Police say they overheard people talking on the open line about retaliation for an earlier disturbance. […]

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    Missouri family finds giant morel mushroom in Washington County

    WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Is this a record breaking morel mushroom? A Park Hills woman posted a picture of an enormous fungus her husband found to Facebook. The image has gone viral, has been shared over 17,000 times. Many commenters responded with enthusiastic questions and praises. The Ware family found the mushroom on a hunt near Old Mines in Washington County.  The Missouri Department of Conservation says the morel is 12 inches tall and the cap measures 13 inches in diameter. […]

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    New YouTube Series “From Scratch With Katie”

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Katie`s new YouTube Series “From Scratch With Katie” is a collaborative cooking show that features unique recipes with local guests. Be sure to subscribe! Watch the series here: https://www.youtube.com/user/katiespizzapasta

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    Girl found murdered inside Villa Ridge home

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 7-year-old Villa Ridge girl. According to Sheriff Gary Toelke, the girl’s father came home from work around 7:10 a.m. Wednesday and found the child and his wife in the bedroom of their residence in the 200 block of Maple Lake Court. The child was dead and the man’s 31-year-old wife was said to be “incoherent.” The mother was taken to St. Anthony’s  Hospital in […]

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    Viewer pics: Severe weather sweeps through St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Several viewers are sending their pics of the severe weather in St. Louis Tuesday afternoon.  The storms are bringing damaging winds, hail and heavy rain.  Read the full forecast here. Do you have a picture to share with St. Louis?  Submit it here:  

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    Police looking for missing mom after finding abandoned baby

    POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KTVI) – Police are looking for a missing mom from Poplar Bluff Missouri. Investigators found 19-year-old Jasmine Baldazo’s baby at a home Monday morning. It is not clear how long Baldazo has been gone. Poplar Bluff police say they found an infant inside a home in the 300 block of West Midland Monday at 9:30am. The child was on the bed with a heavily soiled diaper. KFVS-TV reports that it seems as if someone tried to make […]

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    Over 20,000 Ameren electric customers out of power after severe storms

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Thousands of Ameren Missouri customers are in the dark after severe weather swept through the area Tuesday afternoon.  The utility reports that over 20,000 households and businesses are out of power. Storms producing high winds, lightning and hail hit the area Tuesday afternoon.  The weather was not as intense as originally forecast.  But, the weather was severe enough to knock out power to many in the area/ Check the map here. 

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    Recipe: Halibut from Morton`s The Steakhouse

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – Morton`s The Steakhouse is now offering a new spring menu packed with seasonal items and soon to be favorites including Hearts of Palm Salad with Honey Poppy Seed Dressing, Grilled Oysters with Garlic Herb Butter, American Wagyu New York Strip, Blueberry White Chocolate Bread Pudding and more. Morton’s Halibut Olive crusted Alaskan Halibut Garlic White Wine Butter Sauce ¼ cup Shallots, chopped 1 TBL Unsalted butter, ½ cup White wine 1 cup Heavy whipping cream 1 […]