Amy B. Koehler  amyk717@aol.com

Professional Experience

MEDIA MANAGER

  • Maplewood Village Alliance Maplewood, NJ (2006 – Present)

Manage the marketing, communications and administration of a 100+member non-profit business organization. Create, develop and execute all social media, public relations and promotional campaigns. Act as liaison between organization and government officials, community groups and the public. Manage all budgetary activity and oversee all  vendor contracts. Supervise the Board of Directors  and coordinate all volunteer efforts.

  • Front Door Media Group Washington, DC (Present)

Develop and execute marketing campaigns and media tours for book authors and other clients.

ASSIGNMENT EDITOR

  • CNN Atlanta, GA (1995 – 2006)

Gathered, researched and coordinated news coverage for CNN networks and 600+ affiliate member stations nationwide. Field-produced stories and helped produce reporter packages.

  • BizNet/US Chamber of Commerce Washington, DC (1992 – 1995)

Supervised the news coverage for daily business show.  Managed the hiring and assigning of all reporters, camera crews and editors. Oversaw production budget.

  • C-Span Washington, DC (1990 – 1992)

Gathered, researched and coordinated coverage of government-related events and public policy programming for C-Span networks.

  • CNN Washington, DC (1985 – 1989)

Directed the news-gathering activities of Washington, DC-based reporters, producers and camera crews. Gathered and researched information for news-gathering and reporter packages. Field-produced and conducted for-air interviews.

OFFICE MANAGER

  • The Temple Atlanta, GA (2004 – 2006)

Managed the religious school office, oversaw enrollment and financials.

ACCOUNT ASSISTANT

  • Hill & Knowlton Washington, DC (1983 – 1985)

Assisted on public relations campaigns for various health care and food companies.

CAMERA CREW

  • CNN Washington, DC (1980 – 1982)

Covered news events in Washington, DC and surrounding areas. Assigned to the White House for 1 ½ years.

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

  • WTTG-TV Washington, DC (1980)

Education

BA, Journalism and Television Production, University of Maryland

 

 

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