PROFILE
Experienced and award-winning television, radio, print and web reporter with exemplary storytelling, producing, writing, and editing skills.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Independent Journalist, Multiple Outlets - 2004-Present

Berkshire Eagle, Pittsfield, MA - Nov. 2016 - Present
Multi-media reporter, Breaking News, Politics, Government, Education, Public Safety, Environment, Arts

RMPBS-TV, KUNC & KUVO-Radio Denver, CO - April 2013-July 2016
On-air Reporter, Anchor, Writer, Producer, Exec. Producer - "Arts District"
Original reporting for PBS member station, NPR member radio stations and web
Live Coverage: Disaster Relief, Pledge                          

WGBY-TV, Springfield, MA - Dec. 2010-March 2013
On-air Reporter, Anchor, Producer, Reporter, Writer, - "Connecting Point"
PBS member station, weeknight news & information program
Covered: Politics, Local, National & International Affairs, Education, Public Safety, Environment, Arts
Live Coverage: Election & Debate

Mission, Inc., Pittsfield, MA - Nov. 2009-Dec. 2010
Communications Director
Developed and implemented public relations plan for three businesses 

Berkshire Visitors Bureau, Adams, MA - Aug. 2008-Nov. 2009
On-Camera Producer, Host, Writer, "Only in the Berkshires" webisodes
Created P.R. campaign for county's premiere destination marketing organization

WAMC Public Radio, Albany, NY - July 2005-Aug.2008
Berkshire Bureau Chief, NPR member station
Reported, voiced, & edited two, three-minute stories daily, reporting for a 7-state listening audience
Breaking, Politics, Government, Education, Public Safety, Environment, Arts
Guest Co-Host, "The Roundtable," WAMC's daily, live, news and information program

Berkshire Eagle, Pittsfield, MA - May 2004-July 2005
G.A. News Reporter: Breaking, Politics, Government, Education, Public Safety, Environment, Arts
Generated two stories daily for 30,000 circulation publication

North Adams Transcript, North Adams, MA - Dec.2001-May 2004
G.A. News Reporter: Breaking, Politics, Government, Education, Public Safety, Environment, Arts
Filed two stories daily for 12,000 circulation publication

INTERNATIONAL PRODUCING & REPORTING
Desab, Haiti  Feb. 2010 & June 2011

AUDIO/VIDEO SKILLS                                                                                                                  
Adobe Audition, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Avid                                                                                  
Shoot w/ Sony EX3, FS7, HVR-A1U

EDUCATION
Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
BA English
BA Theater

Travel Channel Academy, Chevy Chase, MD
Professional Video Producer Program, May 2010

AWARDS                                                                                                                           
Emmy Award, Heartland Chapter, Arts District, Single Spot Promo
Top of the Rockies Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Arts District, radio,'Not Exactly'
Colorado Broadcasters Association, Arts District, Best Series (Three consecutive years)
Associated Press, Best News Series, WAMC, Medicaid Part D
Regional Edward R. Murrow, Best Newscast, WAMC

Carrie Saldo

TV Reporter, Multi-Platform Journalist
carriesaldo(at)gmail.com