Katy Burge
Newscast Producer
Albuquerque, New Mexico


KOB 4 March 2018-Present
Morning Show Senior Producer
-Leads morning show team in making decisions and crafting newscasts
-Helps produce 2.5 hour show and strives to include new content every half hour
-Booths an hour and coordinates live shots
-Assigns reporter stories
-Schedules interviews
-Publishes urgent web stories and social media posts overnight
-Pulls court documents when necessary
Morning Show Producer Jan. 2017-March 2018
-Assisted in producing 2.5 hour show and boothed for an hour and a half
-Stacked newscasts in ENPS
-Created fullscreen graphics
-Field produced the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

CBS 5 KPHO/3TV KTVK Aug. 2016-Dec. 2016
-Wrote VO, VOSOT and package scripts for the evening newscasts
-Answered phones and logs press releases, viewer calls and other news while on the assignment desk
-Operated camera and produced in the field
-Edited video on Avid
-Practiced stand-ups and live shots on breaking news

ASU Downtown Phoenix Writing Center Aug. 2015-Dec. 2016
Writing Tutor
-Assisted students of all backgrounds and majors in improving their writing
-Worked side-by-side with students in varieties of writing
-Offered insight and advice on all stages of the writing process
-Outlined 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 Aug. 2013-Dec. 2016
B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Certification in Sales and Marketing
W.P. Carey School of Business

GPA: 4.0
Moeur Award Recipient
Inducted into Kappa Tau Alpha, the national honor society for journalism and mass communication
Member of the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi


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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