RESUME

 

NICK LAWTON

Anchor/Reporter/MMJ

Columbus, OH 43204 | 469-939-3632 | nlawton1@gmail.com


Veteran Reporter specializing in on-air and online live reporting from emergency and breaking news locations. Bringing 10 years' experience in front of the camera along with social media expertise and an engaging personality.

SKILLS

  • Eagle Scout

  • Proficient in iNews, ENPS, Dalet, Adobe Premiere, Avid, Final Cut Pro

  • Content has been featured on CBS Evening News

  • Proficient in One-Man Band Reporting, operating LiveU, TVU backpacks

  • Active Volunteer: Served on Salvation Army of Northeast Louisiana's Advisory Board and as Commissioner of local Cub Scout Pack

  • Made Dean's List and President's Honor roll at OU's Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication

WORK EXPERIENCE

WSYX ABC 6 - Columbus, OH

Ohio 24/7 Now News App Anchor/Reporter, Oct. 2018-Present

WSYX ABC 6 - Columbus, OH

Producer, March 2018-Oct.2018

KSLA News 12 - Shreveport, LA

Reporter/MMJ, Nov. 2015-Nov. 2017

Spectrum News - Charlotte, NC

Political Reporter, April 2015-Sept. 2015

KTVE 10 News - West Monroe, LA

General Assignment Reporter, March 2013-April 2015

KNOE 8 News - Monroe, LA

MMJ/Morning Live Reporter, Sept. 2012-Feb. 2013

KWES NewsWest 9 - Midland, TX

General Assignment Reporter, Oct. 2010-Sept. 2012

KFOR NewsChannel 4 - Oklahoma City, OK

Overnight Assignment Editor/Write, May 2010-Sept. 2010

Palestra.Net - Columbus, OH

Multimedia Reporter, Aug. 2008-Dec. 2009

OUDaily.com - Norman, OK

Multimedia Reporter, Aug. 2009-Dec. 2009

OU Nightly - Norman, OK

Reporter/Anchor/Writer/Producer, Aug. 2006-May 2010

EDUCATION

University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK

BA in Journalism and Mass Communication, May 2010

Overall GPA: 3.52

REFERENCES

-John Walton, KTAL 6 News Director - 318-235-9470 - jwalton@ktalnews.tv

-Emily Rivera, Former KDFW Fox 4 News Reporter - 214-454-2672 - emilylopeznews@gmail.com

-Mistie Lackey, Former KSLA News 12 Asst. News Director - 615-310-8766 - mistielackey@yahoo.com

 

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