Before KDKA, Amy spent two years at WCPO, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter. In Cincinnati, Amy covered crime, local government, breaking news, human interest stories and features for the evening newscasts. She also provided local angles to many national stories, such as the Aurora, Colo. movie theater shooting, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, the selection of Pope Francis, the Boston Marathon bombings, the three Cleveland captives, the Moore, Okla. tornado devastation and the 2013 deadly Colorado floods.
Prior to Cincinnati, Amy was an anchor, reporter and producer at WTRF, the CBS, ABC and FOX affiliate in the Wheeling, W. Va./Steubenville, Ohio market for three years. While there, she produced the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts before being promoted to anchor/reporter.
Amy anchored and produced the noon newscast and submitted reports for the evening newscasts.
Before working in television, Amy covered news in Pittsburgh for Examiner.com. She also worked for an advertising and public relations firm in Pittsburgh.
Amy is a graduate of Penn State University and went to Chartiers Valley High School. A television and media production class in high school is where her love of broadcasting started.
Amy also interned at KDKA during college!
Amy loves to travel, work out, cook and spend time with family, friends and her pets!
The Peters Township Police Department is all about promoting safety.
Authorities are still looking for one person after crews were sent out to find two people missing on the Ohio River.
Monroeville Mall officials have announced new security procedures after several recent incidents.
A Facebook post about a “fake” tornado warning had emergency officials in Butler County very upset today.
For many people, trying to hear a cell-phone conversation can be challenging. In Consumer Reports’ tests, no cell phone has received an excellent or even a very good rating for voice quality.
A man who went missing while out hiking with family in McConnells Mill State Park Wednesday evening has been found safe.
A man charged with shooting two dogs in the head and leaving them to die in a Beaver County park last year has been found not guilty on two counts of cruelty to animals.
A man was arrested on his wedding night for allegedly assaulting his new bride.
Authorities say four teenagers were injured, three of them critically when their car crashed into a telephone pole in western Pennsylvania.
What color would you pick out for the Clemente, Warhol and Carson bridges?
A 19-year-old is in custody tonight for a stabbing attack at his home.
A man is facing charges, accused of choking his pregnant girlfriend and pulling a knife on her in Greensburg.
Firefighters rescued a woman and her 5-year-old son after they were trapped by flood waters early this morning.
Police say an early morning driver crashed into several cars parked in Garfield, then drove away.
An Ohio man charged with raping a 10-year-old girl has now also been charged with murdering her and her grandparents.