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 state police fire marshal’s office is looking into a deadly fire in Rochester.
Police were called to Carrick Thursday night as part of a possible drug investigation.
Police are searching for suspects following a shooting Wednesday night in Mount Oliver.
Pittsburgh Police are investigating a rash of heroin overdoses, one fatal, Tuesday night in four city neighborhoods.
Public Works crews around the area are working to clean up after severe weather moved through the area Thursday night.
A pit bull named Juice is being credited for saving seven people’s lives in Harrison Township.
Rescue crews had a tricky rescue along a hillside in the Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar neighborhood of Pittsburgh.
The state fire marshal is looking into the cause of a deadly fire in New Castle early Tuesday morning.
Police say a home invasion that left one man dead over the weekend in West Mifflin was not random.
U.S. Steel employs nearly four-thousand workers in the Mon Valley.
Five people were able to make it out of a burning home in Jeannette early Thursday morning.
Crews were called to the scene of a two-alarm fire at a former bar and grill in McKeesport early Wednesday morning.
A Pittsburgh couple was arrested by police Tuesday after neighbors complained that their pit bull puppy appeared to be mistreated.
The Rolling Stones are coming to the ‘Burgh as part of their Zip Code Tour!
State police in Indiana County are searching for a suspect following the alleged attempted luring of a 10-year-old girl at a bus stop Monday morning.