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!
A “dangerous heat wave” is moving through Pennsylvania this weekend.
A man accused of setting fire to his Indiana Township property has been located by police.
A miracle is what the community at Lighthouse Cathedral is asking God.
A young child was rushed to the hospital after being shot Sunday night.
Chuck has made North Hills Middle School in Ross Township his home for the past two weeks.
Lamont Powell’s attorney says his client is getting by after losing his sister Chanetta Powell who was eight months pregnant during a backyard barbecue shooting in March in Wilkinsburg.
Officers Patrick Zamarripa, Michael Krol, Michael Smith, Lorne Ahrens and Brent Thompson made the ultimate sacrifice in Dallas on July 7.
A fisherman scanning the waters of the Allegheny River discovered a vehicle submerged underwater.
A panel of doctors at UPMC say the HPV vaccine should become mandatory.
Several people, a young child and a dog had to jump overboard into the Allegheny River when heavy smoke began billowing from a burning motor boat Monday evening.
The District Attorney’s Narcotics Enforcement Team, with the help of North Versailles and Swissvale Police served a search warrant early this morning in Wilmerding.
When there’s hundreds of thousands of people converging on downtown Pittsburgh police have to be extra vigilant to keep people safe.
If you’re a concertgoer this is the weekend for you with Billy Joel performing Friday night at PNC Park and Kenny Chesney at Heinz Field Saturday.
Family and friends of an aspiring, local artist are pleading for the public’s help. They’re trying to find the driver who struck the young woman, then took off, leaving her to die.
A man is facing charges after a violent domestic dispute led to him allegedly using his child as a human shield when police arrived.