HOLLANI DAVIS
CATEGORY : Anchor/Reporter
City : ROANOKE
State : Virginia
Contact Number : (816) 781-8888

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Hollani Davis

hollanidavis@hotmail.com

Roanoke, Virginia

(816) 781-8888 

 

EXPERIENCE:

WDBJ Channel 7 News,
2006 to Present
Roanoke, VA

Weekend Anchor/Reporter. Fill-in Anchor for weekday noon, 5PM, 6PM, 10PM and 11PM newscasts. Reporting duties include turning daily packages and VO/SOT's with multiple angles for weekday newscasts. Enterprise ideas and turn in-depth stories for Sweeps. Live reporting experience with Microwave and Satellite shots. Establish and work contacts and sources within our 26 county market. Responsible for posting stories on station website as well as maintain a reporter’s blog on station website. Experience with non-linear editing. Make community appearances.


KTXS Channel 12 News,
2004 to 2006
Abilene, TX

Weekend Anchor/Producer/Reporter - specializing in education. Fill-in Anchor during weekday newscasts. ENG and SNG Live Experience. Enterprise and execute packages daily. Additional duties included producing prime time newscasts when needed. Anchor live telethons including the Children's Miracle Network. Maintain positive relations with the community by speaking at career day events and banquets. Experience with linear editing. Special Correspondent for 30-minute Friday football shows.


EDUCATION:

Hampton University, Bachelor of Arts 2003
Hampton, VA

Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications

Major in Broadcast Journalism

Summa Cum Laude



Poynter Institute
, August 2009
St. Petersburg FL

Leadership for TV News Anchors Week Long Training


AWARDS:

Regional Emmy - Best Weekend Newscasts 2008

NAACP Person of the Year in Media 2008

Texas Associated Press - Second Place; Deadline Editing 2005

Texas Associated Press - First Place; Deadline Editing 2004

Texas Associated Press - First & Second Place; Spot News Coverage 2004


ACTIVITIES & INTEREST:

Boys and Girls Club of Roanoke

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Abilene 2004-2006

National Association of Black Journalists

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated