TARA BROWN
CATEGORY : Show Host
City : PENSACOLA
State : Florida
Contact Number : 816-781-8888

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TARA BROWN

_____________________________________________ Anchor/Reporter_______

SPRUGEL MANAGEMENT, LLC
816-781-8888

CAREER SUMMARY

Over ten years television news experience in the industry both locally and nationally as an anchor and reporter. Newsroom leader and proven team player with excellent live and breaking news skills from the anchor desk and the field. Excellent understanding of story telling and a friendly, warm and polished anchor style.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2006-CURRENT          

WEAR TV Anchor/Reporter
Pensacola, FL Pensacola, FL

Morning anchor responsible for all phases of newscast development and production. General assignment reporter responsible for story enterprise, live field work and contact development.



2004-2006
KODE TV Anchor/Reporter
Joplin, MO

Main Anchor of the 5, 6 and 10pm newscasts. Responsible for daily deadline news coverage, generating story ideas, investigative reporting, and developing contacts.



2002-2004
WHSV TV Anchor/Reporter/Producer
Harrisonburg, VA

Began at the station as the 5pm anchor and producer; promoted within 11 months to anchoring the 6 and 11pm newscasts. Responsible for daily deadline news coverage, producing reporting and writing.



1998-2000
KNBN TV Anchor/Producer
Rapid City, SD

Anchored morning and noon newscasts. Responsible for producing and anchoring both shows.



1997-1998
ROGERS TV Entertainment Reporter/Producer
Vancouver, BC Canada

Entertainment Reporter for a biweekly magazine show including entertainment segments including "Around Town with Tara Brown" and "The Gardening Minute." Responsible for covering entertainment events including country music concerts, city festivals, movie set locations, movie premieres, and live sporting events.


EDUCATION
Columbia Academy of Television, Radio, and Recording Arts.
Vancouver, BC Canada.
June 1997
Specialization Area: Broadcast Journalism.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

MISS WORLD CANADA 1991 (Represented Canada in the Miss World Pageant).