Katy Burge

Newscast Producer

Phoenix, AZ


CBS 5 KPHO/3TV KTVK                                                                    Aug. 2016-Present


  • Writes VO, VOSOT and package scripts for the evening newscasts
  • Answers phones and logs press releases, viewer calls and other news while on the assignment desk
  • Operates camera and produces in the field
  • Edits video on Avid
  • Practices stand-ups and live shots on breaking news

ASU Downtown Phoenix Writing Center                                     Aug. 2015-Present

Writing Tutor

  • Assists students of all backgrounds and majors in improving their writing
  • Works side-by-side with students in varieties of writing
  • Offers insight and advice on all stages of the writing process
  • Outlines and edits research papers, personal statements, rhetorical analyses, etc.

Cronkite News    Jan. 2016-Aug. 2016  

Newscast Producer, nominated for Rocky Mountain Emmy Award

  • Created the daily newscast rundown using ENPS
  • Wrote teases and scripts
  • Ran teleprompter and backtimes newscasts in the booth
  • Built graphics and supers for rundowns
  • Communicated with reporters, anchors, production and fellow producers
  • Helped run newsroom Twitter account, presented on Facebook Live

KJZZ  91.5   May 2016-Aug. 2016

News intern

  • Published 24 stories for the radio broadcast and
  • Recorded phone and in-person interviews
  • Pitched at least three stories at every morning staff meeting
  • Tracked voice and edited pieces together in Adobe

The Pacific Northwest Inlander    June 2015-Aug. 2015


  • Wrote feature stories to be published in the weekly paper
  • Interviewed businesses and people on the street for articles
  • Blogged for
  • Analyzed and collected data for long form pieces

KTAR Radio 92.3 FM   Aug. 2014-Dec. 5, 2014


  • Wrote stories for radio broadcast
  • Conducted phone interviews
  • Edited audio in Adobe Audition
  • Organized stories in WireReady
  • Voiced Public Service Announcements and promotional pieces
  • Wrote web stories for the KTAR News website

Walter Cronkite Sports Network    Nov. 2013-March 2014

Writer, On-Camera Analyst

  • Covered Arizona State women’s basketball team
  • Wrote previews and game recaps
  • Produced weekly on-camera segments


Arizona State University, Phoenix

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

W.P. Carey School of Business

Excepted graduation date: December 2016

Dean’s List: 2013-2016       GPA: 4.0


Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Audition, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign

ENPS and iNews


Social Media Skills (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn)

Proficient in Microsoft Office and Pages, Keynote & Numbers

AP Style



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