The above picture was taken while working the Barack Obama Rally at Reunion Arena in Dallas, TX in 2008.



Olivia D. Sanders

New York, NY 



University of North Texas, Denton, TX

B.A., Radio, Television, Film- 2008 

B.A., Spanish- 2008


Videographer 2012

Kenneth Sanders for Congress Campaign Fort Worth, Texas

  • Shot Campaign speeches for the Candidate
  • Edited speeches into short campaign videos
  • Distributed videos via social media


Production Assistant 2011

KXAS/NBC 5 Fort Worth, Texas

  • Printed scripts for daily newscast
  • Proofread scripts for Producers
  • Operated the teleprompter


Freelance Journalist 2011

New York Post New York, New York

  • Wrote stories, edited video, voiced online stories for the New York Post website

News Intern- 2008

KXAS/NBC 5---Fort Worth, Texas

  • Worked the Assignment Desk, researching and coordinating stories for Reporters
  • Worked with Producers helping to brainstorm story ideas
  • Worked with Photographers interviewing various people
  • Updated the day sheet with events and called in stories


News Reporter- Fall 2007/Spring 2008

NTTV News ----Denton, Texas

  • Proposed news stories to the News Director           
  •  Reported stories from the Student Life and Organizations beat and developed contacts
  • Shot, edited and tracked stories for NTTV (North Texas Television)


Radio News Anchor- Summer 2007

KNTU 88.1 “The One”---Denton, Texas

  • Co-anchored the news on the air following the format and instructions of the News Director
  • Gathered, wrote and reported the news
  • Edited audio clips for broadcast



Software: Final Cut Pro 10.0, Adobe Premier Video Editing,  Pro Tools LE 8 Adobe Audition Audio, Audacity, AVID Newscutter

Hardware: Marantz PMD660/ PMD620, Sony PD170 camera, Flipvideo Ultra

Language: Conversational Spanish, Certificate in Spanish Language Media Studies from the University of North Texas



National Association of Black Journalists


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