Resume

SHELBY WILLIAMS

Gainesville, F.L. 32601

Shelbywilliams142@gmail.com

Shelbywilliamsstory.wordpress.com

 

 

Career Objective: Find a position as a Media Broadcaster which best utilizes my reporting and editing skills.

Skills:

  • Editing on Adobe Software for TV News
  • Spanish (Conversational)
  • Reporting skills for sports and news on tight deadlines

Education:

  • Bachelor in Telecommunications (News/Sports Casting), University of Florida, Gainesville, FL May 2018                                                                                                                                
  • Associates of Arts Degree (Journalism), Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL            Fall 2015                                                                            

Professional Experience:

ESPN, Gainesville, FL                                                                                                                                                             Fall 2016-2018

  • Shoot and edit footage for Florida gator softball, write and voice on-air pieces and produce online stories.

WJXT Channel 4 News, Jacksonville, FL                                                                                                                         Summer 2016

  • Created and assisted with the production of sports and news broadcasting and attained editing skills and reporting skills in both sports and news. Created a reel and reported on real-life situations and stories.

WUFT Channel 6, Gainesville, FL                                                                                                                                      2017-2018

  • Produce, write, shoot and hold anchor position for Sports in 60 production.

Bronson Speedway, Bronson, FL                                                                                                                                     2016-2017

  • Encouraged crowd engagement while announcing and calling races for strictly stock cars.

The Buddy Martin Radio Show, (Ocala, FL)                                                                                                                 2016-2017

  • Produce Facebook live and on-air content for Ocala Sports talk radio.

Accomplishments:

  • Demonstrated excellent journalism skills- Laurence Lawrant Scholarship      2014
  • Captain of the University of Florida Surf Team                                                               2017-2018
  • 1st place in Barrels for Boobs UF surf contest (Short Board Division)                        2016
  • Completed AA Degree in 1 year 4 months                                                               2015

 

References:

Sam Kouvaris (Sports Anchor) –skouvari@wjxt .com; Buddy Martin (Radio Host) – 941-916-0150