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I’m the Emmy award-winning Executive Producer of Interactive Content for KTVI and KPLR television. I manage some of the top websites and social media in St. Louis.

I write breaking news stories, produce viral videos and manage our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. My team is often the first to confirm a story and alert our audience through our apps, social media and e-mail newsletters. We work with newscast producers to bridge the gap between online and on-air elements.

My work during the protests following the shooting of Michael Brown led to an Emmy for breaking news.

Recent Articles
  • Garth Brooks chooses St. Louis to start 2019 North American stadium tour

    ST. LOUIS, MO — One of country music’s biggest stars has chosen St. Louis as the city to start his 2019 North American stadium tour. Garth Brooks is coming to the Dome at America’s Center.  The second show on the tour will be in Glendale, Arizona.  He also thanked the Kraft Family in New England, saying that will give away the location of another show.  The rest of the shows and dates still have to be announced, KICK FM reports […]

  • Surveillance video shows man using AK-47 rifle to rob Fairview Heights store

    FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Il. – Police have released surveillance video to help find a suspect connected to several area robberies. They say the suspect uses what appears to be an AK-47 rifle with a wooden stock to rob convenience stores. This video is from the Fairview Heights Dollar General Store robbery on October 11th. They believe the same suspect also robbed a convenience store with what appears to be an AK-47 in Caseyville, IL. Anyone with information is urged to contact […]

  • Missouri’s new license plate design to celebrate 200th birthday

    ST. LOUIS, MO — The state of Missouri is issuing a new license plate design to celebrate its bicentennial in 2021. The new plates will be available starting on October 15, 2018. It will be issued to drivers beginning in 2019. The bicentennial design will replace the current Missouri bluebird license plate. The design is expected to be in use for five to ten years. The license plate’s color palette honors the Missouri state flag with the use of red, […]

  • Coffee Cartel closing Central West End location after 22-years

    ST. LOUIS, MO — An iconic coffee shop in the heart of the Central West End is closing after 22-years. Coffee Cartel announces that Tuesday, October 16th will their final day of business. They say a dramatic decrease in sales is the cause for closing.  They say there is a 24% decrease in sales this year and 11% last year. The business says it is not possible to continue to operate with monthly losses. Coffee Cartel is inviting the public to […]

  • Homicide detectives investigate after body found in Grand Center

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Police are investigating a suspicious death after a man was found dead in his apartment. Homicide investigators are examining the scene in the 3850 block of Lindell. The victim, a white male, was discovered at around 5pm Thursday. EMS was called after investigators discovered the body. They declared the man dead at the scene. The investigation is being handled as a “Suspicious Sudden Death” pending an autopsy by the Medical Examiner.  The victim has not yet […]

  • Effingham police say someone is spending counterfeit cash

    EFFINGHAM, Il. – Police are seeing an increase in reports of counterfeit money spent in Effingham, Illinois. They say there was nearly a dozen incidents reported in September from multiple businesses and individuals. The bulk of the counterfeit money reports involve $100 bills. They resemble real currency but have a warning that says, “For Motion Picture Purposes…. It is Not Legal Tender.” Many of the bills currently being passed illegally also include foreign writing such as Chinese, which is stamped […]

  • Body discovered near Washington University’s North campus building

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Washington University and University City Police were called after a body was found in the 800 block of Skinker Thursday afêternoon. Investigators found the body of a 20-30 year-old white male with a puncture wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The 800 block of Skinker is Washington University’s North Campus building. It is located near the Pageant. The body was discovered at around 3:00pm. The investigation is being handled as a “Suspicious Sudden Death” pending […]

  • Superintendent of St. Louis County’s largest school district’s thoughtful note on retirement

    EUREKA, Mo. — St. Louis County’s largest school district is looking for a new leader.  Rockwood Schools Superintendent Eric Knost will retire at the end of the current school year. He’s been in education for 31 years and has led the Rockwood District since 2014. The Rockwood School District posted this note from Dr. Eric Knost to their Facebook page: “To all my colleagues, friends, students both past and present, and others; In one of my favorite poems, Rudyard Kipling refers […]

  • Ozark renewed for season 3 on Netflix

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Ozark has been renewed for a third season. Netflix series star Jason Bateman tweets, “I’m happy for me, but concerned for Marty – it’s official OZARK 3 is on its way.” ‘Ozark’ stars Jason Bateman as a financial planner who reluctantly moves his family to the Missouri Ozarks to launder hundreds of millions of dollars for a drug cartel. Laura Linney co-stars. Bateman also directed and served an executive producer of the show. The show was filmed […]

  • Adam Wainwright agrees to one year contract extension with the Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Veteran pitcher Adam Wainwright has agreed to a one-year contract extension with the St. Louis Cardinals. Wainwright missed nearly four months of the 2018 season with right elbow inflammation.  This will be his 15th season with the Cardinals in 2019.  This will match Bob Forsch for the third-most as a pitcher in a Redbirds uniform. ONE MORE YEAR! The #STLCards have agreed to terms with veteran pitcher @UncleCharlie50 on a one-year contract for next season. Wainwright will […]

  • St. Louis’ own Ellie Kemper endorses MLS in St. Louis with cool moves

    ST. LOUIS, MO — The new push to bring MLS Soccer to St. Louis was announced Tuesday, October 9 and is much different from last year`s effort. This time voters will not be asked to approve any kind of a tax increase, which city voters said no to this idea last year. Much of the funding for this new pitch is private. It will be supplemented by a tax on tickets and concessions. The main players are the Taylor family […]

  • Ferguson area football team surprised with $25,000 gift after coach’s selfless service

    ST. LOUIS, MO — A Ferguson area high school football team is getting a gift because of the team’s inspiring mission. The CW high school football TV drama “All American” is giving the team $25,000 after hearing about the coach’s story and the team’s dedication to excellence. Ellen DeGeneres received a letter about Howard Brown, the Head Football Coach at McCluer South-Berkeley High School, in Ferguson, Missouri. The person writing the letter says Brown has spent his life trying to […]