Jordan Furbee

Sports Anchor/Reporter

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Professional Summary
 
Emmy Nominated and charismatic Sports Anchor and Reporter skilled at delivering sports not only to the passionate viewer, but also to the non-sports fan through pop culture references and movie quotes.

 
Professional Experience
 
Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter – WOI-TV
(West Des Moines, IA)
April 2015 to Current
Anchor & produce weekend sportscasts on ABC 5
Fill-In Weekend News Anchor
Report on local, college and professional sports weekly
Shoot write & edit highlights and packages
Initiated 'Local 5 Top 5 Plays of the Week' segment

Sports Director – KMEG/KPTH
(Sioux City, IA)
November 2012 to April 2015
Anchor & produce 5 and 10 PM weeknight sportscasts on KMEG 14 
Report on local high school and college sports 
Produce and host Game Night, Musketeers Coach's Show, Wayne State Coaches' Show 
Shoot, write and edit highlights 
Interact with viewers via Facebook & Twitter.

News Anchor – KMEG/KPTH
(Sioux City, IA)
May 2011 to November 2012
Write, produce & anchor the 5, 9 & 10pm weeknight newscasts 
Report on local, state, national politics 
Serve as station representative during promotional campaigns 
Host of Siouxland's Most Wanted, franchise that helps viewers track down wanted fugitives 
Live reports Shoot, write & edit packages.

Sports Reporter – KMEG/KPTH
(Sioux City, IA)
September 2010 to May 2011 
Write, produce & anchor the 5, 9 & 10pm weeknight newscasts 
Report on local, state, national politics 
Serve as station representative during promotional campaigns 
Host of Siouxland's Most Wanted, franchise that helps viewers track down wanted fugitives 
Live reports Shoot, write & edit packages.

 
Honors
 
IBNA 2nd Place Best Sportscast 2015 
Upper Midwest Emmy Nominee 2014 Best Sportscast, Game Night: Halloween Playoff Edition (10/31/13)
NBNA Best Sportscast 2013, Game Night: Halloween Playoff Edition (10/31)
NBNA Award of Merit Sports Reporting 2013, Chris Rickert: Living the  Dream
IBNA 3rd Place General Reporting 2011, Concussion Repercussions
NBNA Best Sportscast 2010, KMEG 14 Game Night

 
Education
 
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
May 2010
Bachelor of Arts: Mass Communication

 
Skills
 
Adobe Premiere, Avid, Edius, Excel, Final Cut Express & Pro, iNews, NewsEdit, NewsKing, PowerPoint, Word
 
 


Jordan Furbee

Represented by:

David Brunner
(484) 695-5187

dbandassociates@msn.com

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