I’ve been working in WRAL-TV’s Fayetteville bureau for 16 years. I came here straight out of college!
Bachelor of Arts in Communications with a concentration in Broadcasting, 1992
University of North Carolina at Pembroke
It’s my job to make the story visually compelling for the viewer.
Ottawa, Canada (My Dad grew up in Fayetteville but was playing professional football in Canada when my brother and I were born. I grew up in Red Springs, N.C.)
Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement:
In my time off, I enjoy spending time with my family and playing music any chance I get. I am in the praise band at Haymount United Methodist Church in Fayetteville.
Family & Pets:
Wife, Jennifer; Daughter, Emma; Son, Eli; Dog, Sasha
Favorite Books & Movies:
I’m a big fan of anything “Star Wars” related! And I am a sucker for funny movies with TV news elements, such as “Bruce Almighty,” “Anchorman” and “Groundhog Day.”
Likes Best About North Carolina:
I love the beach, being close to my family and of course, the North Carolina Tarheels!
Most Memorable Assignments:
They are all memorable, but what stands out are the many hurricanes I’ve covered, flying with the 82nd Airborne on a C-130 to a training exercise at West Point, covering the Final Four in Tampa, the countless presidential visits to Fort Bragg and watching the rebirth of Fayetteville’s downtown over the years.