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!
Two men suspected of making black market credit cards are in jail after being arrested in Butler County.
A black and silver Smith and Wesson Sigma 9 millimeter handgun was found in the bushes of Concord Elementary School in Carrick.
Around 14,000 people will take to the streets this year, between the 5K walk and run and the Great Race 10K.
An elementary school in Fayette County is alert parents to several clown sightings in Masontown and the surrounding area.
Police are looking for a woman and man believed to be in their thirties involved in a kidnapping and hostage situation.
Officials are investigating after a body was found this morning at an old school building in McKees Rocks.
Parents are on high alert in Mount Lebanon after a man in an SUV approached a small child playing in her front yard over the weekend.
The colossal wooden structure standing tall at Cedar Point, known as “Mean Streak,” will be going down in no time.
A Greene County man got quite the surprise last weekend when he found a python in his backyard.
Police have arrested a suspect and recovered a vehicle that was carjacked at Pittsburgh International Airport last week.
ITT Technical Institute is closing all of its campuses.
Robert Gogo Jr., 40, died doing one of his favorite things, riding his motorcycle.
James Conner caught one touchdown and ran for another in his return from a battle with cancer to lead Pittsburgh to a 28-7 win over Villanova on Saturday.
Police are investigating after a man was shot during a home invasion in Baldwin Friday morning.
Two women have been arrested for allegedly stealing nearly $450,000 from a Fayette County business over three years.