“WVU NEWSALUMNI
Where are they now?

2015 GRADUATES

  • Steven Accardi: Brand Ambassador, Geometry Global, Boston, MA
  • Erika Bibbee: Receptionist, C & C Dodge Toyota Scion, Parkersburg, WV
  • Charles Clarke: Producer, WVNS-TV 59, Beckley, WV
  • Jennifer Clarke: Productions Operations Scheduling Assistant, NBA, Secaucus, NJ
  • Callie Clendenin: Talent, Development Program, Phoenix, AZ
  • Nicole Curtin: Sports Management Graduation School, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Anndria Delspina: Event Coordinator, Fantasy Creation Event Planning, Randolph, NJ
  • Emily Denman: News Producer, WRGB CBS 6, Albany, NY
  • Matthew DeTitta: Set Dresser/Props, Iatse Local 52, River Edge, NJ
  • Renata DiGregorio: Reporter, WDTV, Bridgeport, WV
  • Jonathan Fehrens: Executive Team Leader, Target, Fredericksburg, VA
  • Katelyn FitzGerald: Live Events Operator, Version Digital Media Services, Alexandria, VA
  • Nicole Ford: Reporter, WCTI News Channel 12, Greenville, NC
  • Emily Giangreco: Sports Reporter, GVH Live, Arlington, VA
  • Schuyler Harvath: Producer, WDTV, Bridgeport, WV
  • John Horak: Ticket Sales Associate, Prudential Center, Newark, NJ
  • Devon Kelly: Production Assistant, Fox News Radio, New York, NY
  • Chad Kriss: Show Keeper, Disney College Program, Orlando, FL
  • Maurice Matthews: Producer/On-Air Talent, Legends Football League, Fort Washington, MD
  • Matthew Mister: Waiter, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Baltimore, MD
  • Zachary Oser: Nutrition Services Aide, HealthSouth, Morgantown, WV
  • Ryan Petrovich: Reporter, WDTV, Bridgeport, WV
  • Carley Posey: Support Manager, Walmart, Weston, WV
  • Natalie Price: Anchor/Producer, WTAP Television, Parkersburg, WV
  • Luis Quiles: Morning Producer, WDPE ABC15, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Jessica Rangel: Graduate Student, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
  • Jamie Robinson: Freelance Production Assistant, Fox News Radio, New York, NY
  • Whitley Rose: Registered Nurse, Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV
  • Brandon Vansickel: Sports Director/Anchor, WVNS 59News, Beckley, WV
  • Adam Woodring: Football USA Co-Host, 1450 WCTC Radio, Long Valley, NJ
  • Nicholas Villano: Morning News Producer, WPEC-TV CBS12, West Palm Beach, FL

2014 GRADUATES

  • Makenzie Bristol: Group Sales Account Executive, Legends, Arlington, TX
  • Meghan Carr: Reporter, WVNS 59News, Beckley, WV
  • Brittany Cavanaugh: Production Assistant, ESPN, Bristol, CT
  • Tyler Channell: Graduate Assistant/Cinematographer/Filmmaker, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Rachel Charlip: Reporter/Multimedia Journalist, WHAG-TV, Hagerstown, MD
  • Hayley Clover: Production Assistant, E! Entertainment (Live Events), Los Angeles, CA
  • Joseph Cooper: Reporter, WBPC-TV-16, Salisbury, MD
  • Joshua Cooper: Producer, WTRF-TV, Wheeling, WV
  • Emily Dick: Producer, WTKR-TV, Norfolk, VA
  • Ryan Fadus: Licensed Sales Agent, Elephant Auto Insurance, Glen Allen, VA
  • Morgan Farr: NBA TV Production Assistant, Turner Sports, Atlanta, GA
  • Austyn Galmarini: Sales & Promotions Assistant/Assistant Producer, Cumulus Media (97 Rock), Buffalo/Niagara, NY
  • Robert Gillispie: Multimedia/Visual Journalist, Calkins Media Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
  • William Hirsch: Verizon Digital Media Services, Verizon, Ashurn, VA
  • Alissa Hudak: Producer, WTOC-TV, Savannah, GA
  • Diane Jeanty: Associate Booking Producer, HuffPost Live (The Huffington Post), New York, NY
  • Adam King: Family Readiness Assistant, 130th Air National Guard, Charleston, WV
  • Zachary King: Business Development Associate, mindSHIFT, Sterling, VA
  • Megu Kolanko: Associate Producer, WPXI-TV, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Daniel Krontz: Director of Communications & Social Media, Cabinet Discounters, Damascus, MD
  • Victoria Licata: Coordinating Producer, Fulcrum, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Nicole Linder: Volunteer, Peace Corps, Mozambique
  • Gregory Madia: Radio Host/Writer, WVSports.com, Morgantown, WV
  • Brandford Marks: Admissions Representative, University of Charleston, Charleston, WV
  • Joseph Mitchin: Reporter, The Independent, Massillion, OH
  • Ardath Osborne: Corps Member, Teach For America, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Anthony Pecoraro: Freelance Writer, travelingwithanthony.com, Bardonia, NY
  • Lauren Procopio: Reporter, The County Times/The Calvert County Times, MD
  • Shanna Rose: Writer, Bluegoldsports.com, Wheeling, WV
  • Cory Sanchez: Intern, Catsnake, London, UK
  • James Schmiedicker: Cleveland, OH
  • James Scott: High School Sports Desk Reporter, MLive Media Group, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Andrew Sealy: Graduate Assistant, WVU University Relations, Morgantown, WV
  • Jeffrey Thomas: Leasing Consultant, AvalonBay Communities, East Orange, NJ
  • Tiet Tran: Production & Account Coordinator, TeamPeople, Washington, D.C.
  • Zachary Veltri: Sales Consultant, Jenkins Subaru & Hyundai, Bridgeport, WV
  • Angelee Wiley: MultiMedia Reporter, Times West Virginian, Fairmont, WV
  • James Zito: Board Operator, Sirus XM Radio Inc., Glenelg, MD

2013 GRADUATES

  • Brandon Bates: Reporter, WVNS-TV 59News, Beckley, WV
  • Laura Clark: Assistant Media Buyer, ITN Networks, Manhattan, NY
  • Devin Dye: Guest Relations, Ronald McDonald House of Charities, Morgantown, WV
  • Matthew Fouty: General Manager, U92 Radio, Morgantown, WV
  • Jennifer Giambalyn: Teacher, NYC Department of Education, New York, NY
  • Ian Grimley: Multimedia Specialist, New Jersey Senate Majority Office, Trenton, NJ
  • Jessica Guay: News Reporter/Anchor, WTOV9, Steubenville, OH
  • Tyler Hawn: Producer, Charlottesville Newsplex, Charlottesville, VA
  • Andrew Kloc: Assistant Manager, PixsterBooth Rental, San Diego, CA
  • Corie Lynch: TESOL Teacher, CHUNGDAHM Learning, Seo-gu, Gwangiu, Korea
  • Ilyssa Miroshnik: Junior Associate Producer, Standford, CT
  • Marie Mullins: Journalism Graduate Student, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Jonathan Nelson: TV Videographer/Editor, WILM CBS 10, Wilmington, NC
  • Charles Richardson: Resident Assistant, WVU, Morgantown, Wv
  • Alison Rollins: Residency Program Specialist, Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV
  • Frances Silva: Professional Soccer Player, FC Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
  • Rachel Simpkins: Appalachian School of Law, Grundy, VA
  • Daniel Sweeney: Video Editor, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Anjelica Trinone: Sports Anchor/Reporter, WBOY 12 News, Clarksburg, WV
  • Wesley Uhler: Director of Media Relations and Broadcaster, Youngstown Phantoms Hockey, Youngstown, OH

2012 GRADUATES

  • Krista Baker: Anchor/Reporter, WBOY, Clarksburg, WV
  • Caitlin Fitzgerald: Associate Producer, GIGANTIC! Productions, Pine Brook, NJ
  • Alex Koscevic: Communications Specialist, Bethany College, Bethany, WV
  • Josh Marshall: Reporter, KCTV5, Kansas City, MO
  • Katelyn Mattingly: Program Coordinator, SmartCEO, Baltimore, MD
  • Greg Olenik: Director/Technical Director/Producer, WVEC, Norfolk, VA
  • Jon Rudder: Reporter/Writer, WEWS/The Hockey Writers, Cleveland, OH

2011 GRADUATES

  • Lauragrace Allen: MIX 104-1/CBS Radio, Boston, MA
  • Kaitlynn Anderson: Digital Media Specialist, ASOR, Boston, MA
  • Chalee Appessos: Pursuing an MBA at California University of Pennsylvania
  • Alex Belfiori: Assignment Editor, KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Emily Braun: Washington School of Nursing, Washington, PA
  • Eva Buchman: Currently attending WVU Grad School
  • Lindsey Burnworth: Public Information Officer, Ohio Department of Commerce, Columbus, OH
  • Dave Carl: Anchor, WTAP, Parkersburg, WV
  • Allen Clayton: Video Journalist, WBOY, Morgantown, WV
  • Lauren Crawley: Photographer, WOWK 13 News, Charleston, WV
  • Aaron Deininger: Field Assistant, Arizona Conservation Corps, Tucson, AZ
  • Kelly Dudenhaver: Promotions Assistant, CBS Radio, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Whitney Godwin: Reed College of Media Recruitment/Outreach Specialist, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Alex Hagan: Anchor/Reporter, NBC26, Green Bay, WI
  • Katie Harr: Loan Officer, Sierra Pacific Mortgage Company Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
  • Matt Hauswirth: Multimedia Journalist/Reporter, WV Illustrated, Morgantown, WV
  • Kiersten Kosko: Marketing Assistant for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Rodney Lamp: Producer, WBOY-TV, Morgantown, WV
  • Brittany Lowe: Reporter, WTAP News, Parkersburg, WV
  • Ashton Marra: Assistant News Director/Reporter/Talk host, WVPBS, Charleston, WV
  • Erica Mokay: Morning Anchor/Reporter, WTOV9, Stubenville, OH
  • Kevin Mullins: Reporter, ESPN 360, Louisville, KY
  • Kelsey Pape: Reporter, WBIR-TV, Knoxville, TN
  • Mary Power: Production Specialist, Tennessee General Assembly, Nashville, TN
  • Jared Ramos: Assistant Director, The Day Institute, Berkley, MA
  • Ryan Ross: Public Address Announcer, Lakewood BlueBlaws, East Brunswick, NJ
  • Brandon Ruta: Freelance Video Producer, Los Angeles, CA
  • Aakash Vaghela: Pricing Representative, MRC Global, Charleston, WV
  • Eric Waddon: Video Producer, 106.7 the Fan, Washington, D.C.
  • Amy Wallace: Administrative Coordinator, insurance Technologies, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Matthew White: Freelance Photojournalist, Incestis, New York, NY
  • Alex Wiederspiel: General Manager/Reporter/Play-by-Play, WV Radio Corp., Morgantown, WV
  • Chris Williams: Reporter, KUMV-TV, Wilston, ND
  • Samantha Young: Olympics Realty Inc., Charlestown, WV

2010 GRADUATES

  • Ashton Abella: Brand Specialist, Buzzfeed, New York, NY
  • Gabrielle Ash: Managing Partner, Ash & Brooks, Morgantown, WV
  • Nic Bartic: Substitute Teacher, Morgantown, WV
  • Ryan Braschler: Sports Anchor/Reporter, Local 7 News-TV, Evansville, IN
  • Steve Butera: Anchor/Reporter, WLEX-TV, Lexington, KY
  • John Cassell: Live Mic Entertainment, Mannington, WV
  • Kayla Champagne: Executive Assistant/Event Coordinator, supplyFORCE, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Devin Crum: Editor, East County Times, Essex, MD
  • Garrett Cullen: Sports Anchor, MetroNews, Charleston, WV
  • Aaron Deininger: Field Assistant, Arizona Conservation Corps, Arizona
  • Casey DeMarco: Producer/Editor, Bleacher report, Brooklyn, NY
  • Hayley Dino: Gannett Healthcare Group, Falls Church, VA
  • Paul Espinosa: Real Estate Agent, RE/Max, Lexington, KY
  • Kim Freda: News Content Manager, OPBNews, Oregon/ SW Washington
  • Keri Gero: Producer, WCTV, Tallahassee, FL
  • Jared Glowaski: Property Claims Rep., Westfield Insurance, Medina, OH
  • Jay Goldberg: Sports Reporter, MLB Network, Philadelphia, PA
  • Megan Gordon: Web Producer, WBOY-TV, Morgantown, WV
  • Charlie Hathcox: Executive Producer, KMTV, Omaha, NE
  • Matt Kelly: On-Air Personality, WKKW-TV, Morgantown, WV
  • Paul King: Videographer, Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
  • Dan Krotz: Director of Communications/Social Media, Cabinet Discounters, Damascua, MD
  • Tyler Mertins: Videographer/Editor, Media Producer, Laurel, MD
  • Lauren Monds: Client Service Associate, Morgan Stanley, Rockville, MD
  • Taylor Moser:Media Supervisor, Digitas Health Lifebrands, Philadelphia, PA
  • Jeremy Neely: Abstractor, Steptoc & Johnson, Clarksburg, WV
  • Matthew Peck: Senior Operations Analyst, Milennial Media, Baltimore, MD
  • Ashton Pellom: News reporter, WBTV, Charlotte, NC
  • Tim Reid: Director, Downline Ministries, Memphis, TN
  • Ann Rice: Realtor, Prudential Preferred Realty
  • Andrea Sauer: Production Assistant, ESPN, Bristol, CT
  • Shannon Teets: Employee Relations Specialist, TN Dept. of Transportation, Nashville, TN
  • Marissa Statler: Graduate Student, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
  • Whitney Wetzel: News Anchor, WCHS (ABC) 8 & WVAH (FOX) 11, Charleston-Huntington, WV
  • Ray Zawodni: Comedian, Stand Up Comic, Pittsburgh, PA

2009 GRADUATES

  • Kyle Ackerman: Recruiter, Maxim Healthcare Services, Wheeling, WV
  • Mallory Beck: Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Octagon, Cary, NC
  • Megan Bowers: Founder of Pictory Productions, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Brandon Bloomfield: News Producer, WDTN-TV, Dayton, OH
  • Kelly Baird: Dick’s Sporting Goods, Suffern, NY
  • Joleen Christian: Human Relations Specialist, Mylan, Morgantown, WV
  • Daniel Coyne: Web Content Coordinator, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Alex Davis: Blogger, TV Media Consultant, Pittsburgh, LA, NYC
  • David Dobson: Law Clerk, Johnstone & Garrett, Charleston, WV
  • Ben Eshenbaugh: News Reporter, WDTV-5, Clarksburg, WV
  • Sean Foy: Account Executive, Baltimore Orioles, Baltimore, MD
  • Chip Fontanazza: Multimedia Manager, UCF, Orlando, FL
  • Karilynn Galiotos: Digital Content and Social Media Specialists, PetSmart Charities, Phoenix, AZ
  • Kyrsten Green: Production Assistant, ESPN, Farmington, CT
  • Charli Hathcox: Executive Producer, KMTV, Omaha, NE
  • Ben Katko: Reporter, Fox 19 WXIX-TV, Cincinnati, OH
  • Matt Kelly: Pricing representative, Fairmont Supply, Fairmont, WV
  • Katie Lusso: Morning Reporter, News 12 Networks, Brooklyn, NY
  • Joey Machak: Entertainment Coordinator, Washington Nationals, Washington, D.C.
  • Lisa Milice: Operations Specialist, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Frazer, PA
  • Erin Murray: Reporter, WOWT, Omaha, NE
  • Corey Preece: Graduate Assistant, WVU School of Journalism
  • Amy Skeens: Directory, United Way, Morgantown, WV
  • Adam Treadway: Videographer, WVU
  • Beth Ploger: DJ, Hot 100.5, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Brandon Radcliffe: Production Assistant, ESPN, Philadelphia, PA
  • Carrie Kovacs: Manager, EMM Group, New York City, NY
  • Erica Goldsmith: District Manager, Automatic Data Processing, Orlando, FL
  • Felicia Gargani: Production Assistant, SyFy, Hollywood, CA
  • Garrett Cullen: Reporter/Web Assistant, WVMetroNews, Morgantown, WV
  • Geoffrey Coyle: Reporter/Web Coordinator, WVillustrated.com, Morgantown, WV
  • George Gerbo: U.S. House of Representatives, Arlington, VA
  • Karlie Alexander: Order Management Specialist, Carahsoft Tech Corp, Reston, VA
  • Kasey Hott: News Anchor, NBC29, Charlottesville, VA
  • Katie Smith: Video Operations Coordinator, Warrensburg, MO
  • Krista Roman: Beauty Advisor, Macy’s, Ross Park, PA
  • Lianna Philipps: PR, Consol Energy, Inc., Canonsburg, PA
  • Maryn Shreve: Founder of Maryn Shreve Productions, Leesburg, VA
  • Sarah Moore: Student Athletic Tutor, WVU, Morgantown, WV
  • Teri Chuprinko: Graduate Assistant, WVU

2008 GRADUATES

  • Megan Baker: Law Clerk, Tenth Judicial Circuit Court, Washington, DC
  • Chad Beighley: U.S. Air Force
  • Brandon Brown: Publishing Social Media Coordinator, IMG, Lexington, KY
  • Brett Cleavenger: Sales Representative, Docusystems, Charleston, WV
  • Thom Coradetti: Producer, KHGI-TV, Axtell, NE
  • Daniel Dudley: On Air Personality, Radio Disney, Los Angeles, CA
  • Jacqueline Gilbert: Producer, WCTI-TV, Greenville, NC
  • Mccall Holsinger: Project Specialist, Myland, Morgantown, WV
  • Janet Irwin: Online Marketing Specialist, Level Interactive, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Christina Kast: Program Coordinator, Southwestern West Virginia, Charleston, WV
  • Kristen Keeling: Reporter, WCHS-TV, Charleston, WV
  • James Kolodziei: Financial Analyst, Tech-Marine Bus, Washington, DC
  • Scott Northcraft: Seven Ranges Radio, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Leslie Rubin: Reporter/Photographer, WCHS-TV, Charleston, WV
  • Dave Slusarick: District Executive, Westmoreland Fayette Council, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Leslie Rubin: Reporter/Photographer, WCHS-TV, Charleston, WV
  • Molly Sponaugle: Account Executive, WHSV, Harrisonburg, VA
  • Susan Sullivan: Assistant Account Executive, Wordsworth Communications, Cincinnati, OH
  • Brittany Swisher: Producer, WSET-TV , Lynchburg, VA
  • Nicole Lemal: Sports Correspondent & Head Girls track Coach, Preston High School, Kingswood, WV
  • William Ujek: Reporter, SportsTime Ohio, Westlake, OH

2007 GRADUATES

  • Justin Weaver: Producer, ABC News, Chicago, IL
  • Jeff Bowers: News Anchor/Reporter, WTOV9, Steubenville, OH
  • Carly Morgan: Reporter, WPXI, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Barclay Fuellgraf: Anchor/Reporter, WJBF, Augusta, GA
  • Eric Little: Morning Radio Personality/Play-by-Play Sports, Mid-Ohio Valley, WV
  • Katelyn Sykes: Reporter, WTAE, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Sean Merinar: Producer/Director, MSN Sports – WVU
  • Zack Miller: Managing Director/TV Host, hatch, Norfolk, VA
  • Kevin Kinkead: Writer/Producer/photographer/Editor, CBS 3, Eyewitness News, Philadelphia, PA
  • Matt Sampson: Reporter, WCHS-TV (Fox 11), Charleston, WV
  • Matthew Greene: Freelance DJ, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Julia Seder: Marketing Specialist, MHM Services, Inc., Washington, D.C.
  • Ryan Posey: Currently attending WVU Law School
  • Matthew Pearl: Senior Analyst, What’s MArket, New York, NY
  • Megan Williams: Director, Implementation (Amerinet, Inc.), Pittsburgh, PA
  • Dani Brake: Director, PmActive Services (LLC), Clarksburg, WV

2006 GRADUATES

  • Heather Abraham: Reporter, KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Matt Durrett: Photojournalist, WCHS-TV, Charleston, WV
  • Allison Latos: Anchor/Reporter, WSOC, Charlotte, NC
  • Dave MacQueen: Chief Photojournalist, WCIV, Charleston, SC
  • Jackie Cain: Anchor/Reporter, WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Chris Sedenka: Special Event Coordinator, Alzheimer’s Association, Scarborough, ME
  • Aaron Dohring: Digital Production Specialist, Parkview Health, Fort Wayne, IN
  • Amanda McCall: Pharmaceutical Sales Rep., Pharmaceuticals, York, PA
  • Sean Tinnelly: Business Development Director, Interactive at KBM Group (Y&R Wunderman Network), Philadelphia, PA
  • Steve Semenick: Photographer, WBOY-TV, Morgantown, WV
  • Paul Williams: Currently attending Graduate School, Towson University, MD

2005 Graduates

  • Jenilee Mason: Producer, WBOY-TV, Clarksburg, WV
  • Matt Franzblau: Communications Director, Jewish Federation of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL
  • Carrie Jones: Communications Specialist, West Virginia Department of Transportation, Charleston, WV
  • Laura Doherty: Senior Sales Executive, Pandora, Las Vegas, NV
  • Christina Horton: Sr. Compliance Analyst, highmark, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
  • Erica Reichardt: Currently attending Graduate School
  • Robert Enos: Associate Producer/Copy Editor/Writer, Fox News Radio, New York, NY

OTHER WVU GRADUATES

  • Melanie Lofton: Communications Coordinator for Council Member Sheri Gallo, The Lofton Group, Austin, TX
  • Cristin Severance: Consumer Investigative Reporter, CBS 11, Dalas, TX
  • Brian Gassen: Junior Photographer, CNN, New York, NY
  • Nicole Ducouer: Anchor/Reporter, WXII 12 News, Greensboro/Winston-Salem, NC
  • Ben Russell: Reporter, NBC DFW, Dallas, TX
  • Chris Dishman: Photography Lab Technician, Walgreens, Houston, TX
  • Tony Martin: “Doc Productions”, Washington D.C.
  • Jessika Lewis: Managing Editor, First Coast News, Jacksonville, FL
  • Rontina McCann DeGraffenreid: Sports Reporter/Host/Play-by-Play, Charlotte, NC
  • Sally Ann Cruikshank: Attended The Ohio State University for Ph.D.
  • Sarah Anderson: WVU Law School Graduate
  • Kathy Byers: Special Events Coordinator & Volunteer Liaison, Crittenton Services, Inc., Wheeling, WV