Résumé

Bree Sison

Education

Virginia Commonwealth University

Bachelor of Science | Political Science and Mass Communications


George Washington University

Masters of Professional Studies | Political Management

Experience

WBZ CBS 4 | Boston, MA

Anchor & Reporter | April 2012- Present

  • Took over Morning & Noon Anchor duties in October 2014 - May 2015
  • Currently serves as morning show third anchor, as well as writer & special projects reporter
  • Created award winning series “Matters of the Mind,” taking an in-depth look at various aspects of mental health issues
  • Part of news team that won a National EMMY, Alfred I. DuPont & Peabody Awards
  • New England EMMY nomination for Best Sports Reporter 2014
  • Extensive coverage of high-profile national stories including key U.S. Senate races, the Newtown School Massacre, Boston Marathon Bombing, Aaron Hernandez Murder Investigation, a nationwide Meningitis outbreak, blizzards, a Red Sox World Series title, & Patriots Superbowl win
  • Meet multiple deadlines daily & be ready for extended live coverage at all times
  • Deliver live reports for network news, affiliates & radio stations across the country

WEAR ABC 3 | Pensacola, FL

Producer & Morning Anchor | October 2009- April 2012

  • Anchored live in the field for two months during Gulf Oil Spill
  • Excellent ad-lib skills developed by a 50 percent unscripted show
  • Responsible for the show’s website & social media posts
  • Enterprise investigative story ideas & report or fill-in anchor for evening shows

WMBB ABC 13 | Panama City, FL

Producer & Morning Anchor | May 2008- October 2009

  • Anchored the market’s number one rated morning show
  • Lead Investigative Reporter with focus on government reporting
  • Produced 2 hour show with creativity & accuracy
  • Simultaneously served as assignment editor while producing during overnight & morning shifts
  • Maintained heavy community involvement

General Assignment Reporter | November 2006- May 2008

  • One-man-band responsible for updating station website content
  • Developed strong contacts through beat coverage with On Your Side brand & a focus on continuing coverage
Skills

Non-linear editing

  • Avid, Grass Valley, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier

Scripting

  • iNews, ENPS, also Newsource, Newspath & Pathfire

Cameras

  • Panasonic DVC or P2, Sony XD

Web Posting

  • WCM, Intuit, Joomla, Facebook, Twitter, Google+
Achievements
  • 2016, EMMY Nomination for Health & Science Specialty Report
  • 2016, Media Award from South Shore Mental Health
  • 2015, Media Award from the Massachusetts Providers’ Council
  • 2014, EMMY Nomination for Best Sports Reporter
  • 2014, team coverage Alfred I. DuPont & Peabody Award
  • 2013, lead National EMMY Award winning newscast from Newtown, Connecticut
  • 2008, AP Award for Individual Achievement, Small Market
  • Member - SAG-AFTRA, AAJA, SPJ & IRE
  • Worked full-time through college to pay for education
  • Internships: WTVR, WCTV, Governor of Virginia, Silverman Stock Footage
  • Miss Panhandle USA 2008, Miss Jacksonville Beach 2009

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Representation

Sharon Chang
Vice President of Broadcast
WME | IMG
P: (212) 903-1316
F: (212) 246-3583
Email Sharon

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