Lisa Marie Hutson

2019 Emmy Award Winner

News Anchor

Reporter

Videographer

Editor

Photographer

Storyteller

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Evening News Anchor

WHAS-TV

Louisville, KY

January 2018

March 2020

Anchor evening newscasts 5 & 11 nightly

Field Anchor special show/breaking news coverage

Led producers, reporters and photographers in writing, crafting and presenting show content to ensure accurate, sourced information for all broadcasts.

Gathered and produced news stories as a solo Multimedia Journalist (Videographer/Reporter/Editor)

First local news journalist to embed with the Kentucky Army National Guard during disaster relief efforts resulting in Emmy award winning news special "Call to Duty: Hurricane Florence" and a strong mutual relationship of trust & integrity between the military and the media.

Represented station through various community and non-profit events building trust and engagement with viewers & the general public such as:

WHAS Crusade for Children

WHAS/LG&E Educator Excel Award

Honor Flight Bluegrass Chapter

Paws with Purpose
American Heart Association

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Kentucky National Guard

Morning News Anchor

KCEN-TV

Waco, TX

August 2015

January 2018

Anchored morning news program "Texas Today" 5am-7am daily.

Led producers, photographers, reporters and editors in daily content selection to ensure accuracy & positive show structure.

Hands on editorial leader in script writing, video editing & show presentation

Created "Heart of Central Texas" franchise with a focus on inspirational and impactful community stories - solo produced as a Multimedia Journalist (Videograher/Reporter/Editor)

Conceptualized and solo produced "Military Mom Makeover" Mother's Day series gathering donations & support from local small businesses.

Station representative and advocate for various community & non-profit events including:

Humane Society of Central Texas
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
American Heart Association
Fort Hood 4th of July Military Parade
Camo Santa Christmas Toy Drive benefiting military children

Multimedia Journalist

WXIX-TV

Cincinnati, OH

January 2014

August 2015

Shoot, write, edit  & present general assignment local news content as a solo multimedia journalist daily

Drove breaking news coverage from the scene with real-time social media updates and live reporting

Write scripts and stories for on-air and online coverage

Investigated and exposed a law enforcement cover-up in the death of a county inmate.

Solo Produced "Finding Home" special feature documenting a young family's struggle through homelessness resulting in major financial donations to local shelters.

Solo Produced "Saving Bella" exploring the question of pets as property in last wills and testaments that resulted in national news coverage and a community effort to save a german shepherd from euthanasia.

Multimedia Journalist

KTHV-TV

Little Rock, AR

December 2010

January 2013

Shoot, write, edit & present general assignment news content on daily deadline as a multimedia journalist (videographer/reporter/editor)

Drove breaking news coverage during multiple disasters from the scene with real-time social media updates and live reporting. (ex. Vilonia Tornado 2011, Ola Wildfire 2013, Mayflower Oil Spill 2013, etc.)

Investigated and reported various crime and human impact stories including a backlog of rape kits at the local children's hospital.

Solo Produced "Life After War" a series of stories exposing flaws in the mental health care system for returning Iraq & Afghanistan soldiers.

Solo Produced "Cost of Freedom" following a family's journey through military deployment.

Solo Anchored weekend newscasts on a fill-in basis.

Radio Sales Executive

Searcy Radio Group

Searcy, AR

2010


Built community relationships with various local businesses resulting in paid advertising contracts.

Developed marketing strategies & drove creative production of radio commercials, PSAs, etc.

 

Assisted production of live radio broadcasts daily.

Production Assistant

Crain Media

Searcy, AR

2003-2007

Photogapher/editor of multiple high school sporting events including football, basketball, baseball and soccer.

Assisted in the writing and production of "TV3 News" a daily 5:30 community news broadcast daily.

 

Assisted radio professionals in board operation, commercial tracking, etc.


Led janitorial duties for the station building after business hours daily

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