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I'm the Executive Producer of Interactive Content in St. Louis Missouri for KTVI and KPLR television. I help make the websites hum and our social networks buzz. 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 worked in television since I was 17 years old. I started at KFXB-TV in Dubuque Iowa running the studio camera and working the teleprompter. I went to Webster University for television production and have worked at several other TV stations in the Midwest. I was a producer in Springfield / Champaign Illinois at WRSP/WCCU. I also worked in Cincinnati Ohio at WSTR as a promotions producer before moving back to St. Louis.

Now, I live in South City and am an active member of my neighborhood association.

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    Mike Brown protests in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) –  Rains will not dampen the protests for slain teen Michael Brown.  Protesters are marching up and down West Florissant in Ferguson calling for justice. Brown was shot dead by a police officer on August, 9th.  Outrage over the incident has caught the attention of the nation.  President Obama ordered US Attorney General to St. Louis Wednesday to meet with officials about the investigation.

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    Mugshots of people charged with looting in Ferguson released

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – More charges have been filed after several businesses were looted in Ferguson. Aaron Bridges and Troy Brown were allegedly caught running from the K-mart on Dunn road with merchandise on them.  Bakari Jones was allegedly attempting to push a shopping cart with merchandise out the door.  Quincy Taylor was also allegedly caught at the same K-Mart running from the store with merchandise in his hands. Georgia Griffin allegedly confessed to being the driver for a burglary […]

  • Mostly peaceful, but some more arrests in Ferguson overnight

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Demonstrators have taken to the Ferguson streets again Tuesday night.   Their presence was peaceful until about midnight.  That is when protesters started throwing objects at police officers.  Police told protesters to disperse and the media to go back to the designated media area.  When demonstrators did not comply they started to make arrests. Officers from the Missouri Highway Patrol, and local communities have stood by making sure their first amendment right to protest is carried […]

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    Funeral arrangements for Michael Brown announced by his family

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Funeral arrangements for Michael Brown have been announced by his family.  The teen was shot and killed by a police officer on August 9th.  Since the shooting demonstrations have erupted in the suburb of St. Louis. The funeral for Michael Brown, Jr. will take place on Monday, August 25, 2014.  A release from the National Action Network says that Rev. Sharpton will deliver the eulogy and Rev. Michael Jones will officiate. Family members will be among […]

  • Ferguson-Florissant teachers helping kids catch up despite cancelled classes

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The Ferguson Florissant School District has cancelled classes for the rest of the week. The start of the new school year was scheduled to begin last Thursday, but was postponed because of the turmoil in Ferguson. Now, the district has postponed the new school year again. Meantime, teachers are holding classes at Ferguson Public Library. Students are learning everything from reading, writing, and math to how to do science experiments and create art. In fact, Cassie […]

  • Gov. Nixon has another message for Missouri about the situation in Ferguson

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The crisis in Ferguson has the attention of the nation focused on a suburb of St. Louis. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is weighing in on the situation again. He called in the National Guard after Sunday night’s protests. Now, he is calling for peace, rule of law and a vigorous prosecution. This is a transcript from Missouri Governor Nixon to the media: “Ten days ago, a police officer shot and killed Michael Brown, in broad […]

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    Ferguson protesters spar with police; 31 arrests, 2 shootings

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Missouri Governor Nixon ordered the National Guard into a St. Louis suburb early Monday morning.  Over the past week demonstrations have erupted over the police shooting death of Michael Brown.  Monday night was a test to see how those protesters and military police would interact. Peaceful protests began early in the evening near the Family Dollar in Ferguson.  St. Louis rapper Nelly arrived to speak to the crowds.  Media, protesters and fans gathered around him as […]

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    First day of Ferguson-Florissant school delayed until next week

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – All schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will be closed for the remainder of the week. This is a delay in the first day of school. Continued unrest around the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri was cited as the reason school was cancelled. The school district says that they need time to pass for peace and stability to be restored to the area, according to a release.  School officials met with local law […]

  • Jon Hamm says the people of St. Louis can turn Ferguson around

    (KTVI) – St. Louisan Jon Hamm was at Busch Stadium Monday afternoon. The award winning actor grew up in Normandy and still has family in North County. Hamm was asked about the events taking place in Ferguson.   He says it is a, “Bad situation all around.  There is no positive spin to it. When all the facts come out hopeful all the light will be shed on all sides of it. Hopefully, justice will be carried out. I know people […]

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    Ferguson Flight restrictions extended for news helicopters

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The FAA has put a temporary flight restriction in a three mile area over Ferguson, Missouri.  This order takes effect after the National Guard was called in to help the Missouri Highway Patrol police protesters in the area.  Demonstrations have been taking place over the past week over the police shooting death of Michael Brown.8-year-old Michael Brown. A Temporary Flight Restriction was in place for the area above Ferguson until August 18th.  It has been […]

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    Archbishop Robert Carlson’s letter to St. Louis about the events in Ferguson

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Archbishop Robert Carlson is weighing in on the events unfolding in Ferguson Missouri.  A letter sent to the Archdiocese of St. Louis says a special mass will be held for peace and justice. This is a letter from Robert J. Carlson sent to the media: Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, We are all aware of the turmoil and tragedy our St. Louis community is experiencing. The residents of Ferguson, Missouri, are struggling to find peace […]

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    Protesters arrested in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – There have been arrests outside of the Wainwright building in downtown St. Louis. A large group was protesting outside the building.  Police say eight people were arrested. The protesters have moved to Kiener Plaza.. The group was outside the building protesting Missouri Gov. Nixon’s decision to move the National Guard into Ferguson and the investigation into the death of Michael Brown.