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!
Multiple fire departments were called to a large brush fire in Westmoreland County on Wednesday evening.
A service dog who had been missing since Thursday morning has been found.
She’s a mom, she’s a grandma, and Wednesday night, a Shaler woman is competing against women across the country and world to make it on the cover of a well-known magazine.
Dozens of people attended a service at the Christine Frechard Gallery in Squirrel Hill to pay their respects to the hundreds of people suffering in Paris.
High winds around Pittsburgh are bringing down trees and power lines.
A teenager has been taken to the hospital after he was reportedly assaulted with a baseball bat in Aliquippa.
City homicide detectives are investigating after a body was reportedly found in the East Hills Monday afternoon.
A local cold case is getting new life. The FBI is looking for new evidence that may help solve the murder of a local teenager.
A local investigation has now turned into a major one, centered on more than a dozen teenage girls.
A fresh line-painting job by PennDOT has turned into a nightmare for at least one local driver.
A man was shot in the head in Wilkinsburg last night.
Police in Beaver County say they have made an arrest in the shooting of a Harmony Township Police officer earlier this week.
Two men from New Jersey have been arrested after leading police on a chase through several local neighborhoods.
An inmate being taken to Allegheny General Hospital had to be subdued after getting into a scuffle with two sheriff’s deputies.
A young man was arrested for having a pellet gun in the parking lot of the Monroeville Mall Monday night.