Adrienne St. Clair

Observer. Photographer. Listener. Storyteller.

Phone: 480. 544. 6020  Email: adrienne.stclair@asu.edu  Website: www.agestclair.com  Twitter: @agestclair


Journalism Experience

Digital Reporter, Cronkite News/Arizona PBS; Washington D.C. (Aug. 2017-Present)

  • Follow and pitch stories specifically relating to money, business and Indian Country
  • Write and copyedit multiple web stories per week relevant to Arizona audiences, including breaking news, by deadline
  • Shoot and edit digital videos, photos and broadcast packages using DSLR and Adobe suite
  • Co-produce a biweekly podcast about DACA legislation and immigration issues
  • Attend hearings in House and Senate buildings, as wells as the U.S. Capitol
  • Manage multiple stories per week, including both daily pieces and in-depth pieces
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Phoenix on long-term investigative group project involving data analysis
  • Increase following and promote content across multiple social media platforms

Reynolds Fellow, Carnegie-Knight News21 Investigative Team; Phoenix, AZ (Jan. 2017-Aug. 2017)

Freelance Writer, Passport Health; Scottsdale, AZ (June 2016-May 2017)

  • Researched post-specific content
  • Wrote weekly travel-related posts by deadline
  • Encouraged social media interaction in post content

Depth Reporter, Cronkite News; Querétaro, MX and Phoenix, AZ (Jan. 2017-May 2017)

  • Researched and pitched stories for international reporting trip
  • Coordinated interviews from Phoenix for trip to Mexico
  • Interviewed over two dozen people on the ground
  • Edited and produced long-form audio story
  • Managed Spanish translations

Production Intern, KJZZ 91.5 Original Productions; Tempe, AZ (Jan. 2017-May 2017)

  • Researched and pitched stories for KJZZ’s original production “The Show”
  • Found, booked, and pre-interviewed guests
  • Performed sound checks
  • Coordinated stories with station’s executive producer
  • Assisted show producers during taping
  • Produced and edited original feature story

Radio DJ and Co-host, Blaze Radio 1330 AM; Phoenix, AZ (Sept. 2016-Dec. 2016)

  • Co-hosted two different weekly news radio shows, “Press Pass” and “Traffic Jam”
  • Researched content for weekly news shows
  • Wrote scripts and prepared content
  • Managed sound board and playlist for weekly DJ shift

Photography Intern, Phoenix Magazine; Scottsdale, AZ (Jun. 2016-Aug. 2016)

  • Coordinated photo shoots with designated sources
  • Traveled to locations across Arizona for photo shoots
  • Shot using DSLR and edited photos using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop

Podcast Co-producer, Fledgling Podcast; Provo, UT (Nov. 2014-May 2015)

  • Researched stories of cultural relevance and local interest to develop content
  • Conducted interviews with individuals of a wide breadth of experience
  • Maintained social media presence for podcast through posting updates and other blog content
  • Collaborated with co-creator to develop vision and mission of podcast
  • Worked with graphic designer to develop podcast branding
  • Wrote, recorded, edited and mixed content for podcast episodes

Education

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication – Arizona State University

Master’s of Mass Communication, Phoenix, Arizona (Expected 2017)

  • News21 Reynolds Fellow (Summer 2017)
  • Recipient, Tom and Helen Tarbox Scholarship
  • Recipient, Cheryl and Andy Mandala Washington Bureau Business and Reporting Scholarship
  • Recipient, Vernon L. Heath Scholarship

Brigham Young University

Bachelor of Science, Provo, Utah (2006-2012), GPA: 3.9, Cum Laude

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite DSLR/Film Photography HTML/CSS
Reporting & Interviewing Audio/DSLR Video Shooting and Editing Copywriting
Data Analysis Social Media Management WordPress