Christy Waite

Content Specialist

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B.S. Eastern New Mexico University December 2012 in Broadcast Journalism 


Experience
 
PR Newswire: Content Specialist – currently employed. Assisting clients with their press releases in terms of its content, distribution options, target audience, and helping them comprehend their visibility reporting. 
 
U Sports Central PRV Networks Co-Host/Anchor July 2014-2015: Worked for a small freelance agency where I had my own sports segment called TIMEOUT with Christy Waite. I was a one-man band reporter and co-host for a daily show. 
 
KOB-TV Sports Photographer/Reporter/Anchor August 2012 to June 2014 One -man band sports reporter. Covered all New Mexico high school games, Lobo games, and New Mexico State games. Sideline reported for award winning New Mexico GameDay. Experienced shooter and editor. Very good with Final Cut, Avid HD, Avid News Cutter, Media Composer 6, Adobe Premier, and After Effects. Experienced with ENPS. Knows New Mexico sports, anchored KOB’s sportscast 6 and 10. 
 
ESPN Radio 101.7 The Team Sports Intern 2011 Produced Bob Brown’s show “The Locker Room”. Conducted Interviews with players and coaches. Interacted with listeners, updated social media, ran audio board, and helped with setting up Live on location broadcasts. 
 
KOAT Action 7 News & Sports Intern 2009-2011 Covered New Mexico athletics including high school sports as well as Lobos, Isotopes, MMA, and New Mexico State athletics. Got hands on experience in sports anchoring and reporting, producing, editing, writing, and directing. 
 
The Chase: Staff Writer Reporter 2008-2012 I worked for the newspaper in Portales, New Mexico. I covered many stories all across Eastern New Mexico. My job duties were to find stories daily, and report to production meetings. All stories are written to the Associated Press format. It was my responsibility that stories were accurate, timely, and met under strict deadlines. I had to use networking to find contacts and interviews for almost every story, work on more than one story a day, and have great time management.
 
KENW NEWS 3 New Mexico News & Sports Anchor 2008-2016 PBS affiliate out of Portales, New Mexico. One man- band sports reporter and evening sports anchor. Covered high school games, college games, conducted interviews, made packages, used ENPS and Final Cut Pro to edit. Performed Live shots, and Live interviews. 
 
Rooney Moon Broadcasting 2008-2011 Radio station in Portales did color commentary for Eastern New Mexico University baseball and Men’s basketball. 
 
Miss New Mexico United States 2015
I was crowned Miss New Mexico United States in March of 2015. I am also an advocate for child abuse and homelessness. I am on the Board of Directors for Wings for Life International. I work with children and their families who are incarcerated or in rehabilitation centers.
 
Skills
 
* Reporting 
* Co-Host
* Interviewing 
* Public Speaking 
* Adovacte 
* Photographer * Editor 
* Writer * On-air talent * ENPS 
* Final Cut 
* Avid HD 
* Media Composer 6 
* News Cutter 
* Adobe Premiere 
* After Effects 
* Producer 
 
 


Christy Waite

Represented by:

David Brunner
(484) 695-5187

dbandassociates@msn.com

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