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!
Police are investigating a fatal shooting Friday morning in Elliott.
The riots in Morgantown following WVU’s win over Baylor caused plenty of damage. Now, two students are trying to repair the school’s image by taking to social media.
Police say eight people have been arrested and more than two dozen cited following riots that erupted in Morgantown after West Virginia University’s win over Baylor.
A registered sex offender was found hiding in a hut in the woods of Washington County Tuesday. Now, police are trying to determine if someone was helping him hide.
The ribbon was cut and people from the area on Tuesday celebrated the grand opening of a new military commissary and Post Exchange in Moon Township.
The outpouring of sympathy and support continues for a family that was devastated by a weekend fire in McKeesport.
A family and community are devastated after a raging fire swept through a McKeesport home early Saturday morning, claiming the lives of six people and injuring another.
Police say an Indiana County father is facing charges for allegedly allowing his 8-year-old son to drive his SUV, which eventually crashed into a tree and injured the child.
A man from Harmony Township, Beaver County was arrested, accused of watching a 14-year-old girl while she showered in her home.
A Beaver County woman is facing charges after allegedly pulling a child’s hair so hard that she caused internal bleeding.
Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with two armed robberies at local fast food restaurants.
The birth of a baby brought out the worst in two great-grandmothers after they came to blows in the maternity ward.
Two gas company workers were threatened while on the job in Lawrence County.
A missing New Castle man was found dead Wednesday night and another man has been taken into custody.
Police are investigating after a high school student was shot and killed in the Hill District Wednesday morning.