Rochelle Ritchie
Director of Communications

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Baltimore City State's Attorney's Office,  February 2015-present
  • Key spokesperson for State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby
  • Media contact for the office
  • Develop and implement a communications plan that includes online activities 
  • Maintains all website content
  • Direct communication staff to carry out necessary duties for the success of the office, including writing press releases and speeches

WJZ-13-Baltimore, MD  June 2012-February 2015

  • Aggressive reporter with a strong presence on camera and in the community
  • Known as the "exclusive reporter"
  • Humble and fearless attitude, relates well to people in the community
  • Worked aggressively, yet respectfully in the field
  • Fill-in Host for 30 minute news segment
  • Listened well, with strong follow up questions
  • Covered stories on occasion in Washington D.C.
  • Maintained a strong social media presence online, that is informative and fun
  • Paid attention to the small details, quick thinker
WPTV NEWS CHANNEL FIVE/WFLX-West Palm Beach, FL Nov 2009-Jun 2012
  • Lead Nightside reporter
  • Produced packages with active stand-ups
  • Turned two packages for 10p.m. and 11p.m. shows
  • Featured in USA TODAY and Essence Magazine for story on natural hair
KREM 2 NEWS-Spokane, WA April 2007-April 2009
  • Consistently the breaking news reporter
  • Enterprised lead stories for morning show
  • Interviewed First Lady Michelle Obama one-on-one
  • Fill-in anchor
KSWO NEWS-Lawton, OK March 2006-April 2007
  • Maintained relationships with sources in beat assignment
  • Edited my stories
LEX 18 NEWS-Lexington, KY November 2004-March 2006
  • Edited Noon, 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. shows
Western Kentucky University, 2004
B.A.-Broadcast News
Minor-Political Science/International Relations
Study Abroad: Czech Republic, Austria, Poland. Slovakia, Hungary, Russia-Moscow/St. Petersburg
Johns Hopkins University, 2016, Masters of Communication, Political Communication
Society of Professional Journalists
National Association of Black Journalists
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Suncoast Chapter
Advanced in Final Cut Pro, DVC-Pro, Avid, iNEWS, Aurora

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