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I'm the Executive Producer of Interactive Content in St. Louis Missouri for KTVI and KPLR television. Our social media and web content at both TV stations is the focus of my day. If you're having a problem with the website I can help you find a story, fix a typo or get you in contact with our assignment desk.

I've worn a lot of hats in my career producing material both for on-air and online. I started working in television at KFXB-TV in Dubuque Iowa. In Springfield Illinois at WRSP/WCCU I made commercials, promos and the website. In Cincinnati Ohio at WSTR I worked as a producer. The move back to St. Louis meant working as a promotions producer for KPLR and eventually as the web team leader for KTVI.

Now, I live in South City and own a small art gallery and studio.

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Recent Articles
  • Fatal crash involving multiple vehicles in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – One person died Thursday after a multi-vehicle accident in a north St. Louis neighborhood. The crash happened near the intersection of Fair and Rosalie in the Fairgrounds / O’Fallon neighborhood. The accident ended with the back of an SUV slamming into the entrance of the St. Paul Temple Missionary Baptist Church, and a second vehicle stopped in the middle of the street. A woman who witnessed the accident said the SUV came speeding down Rosalie, […]

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    Read a full transcription of Eric Holder’s press conference on the DOJ Ferguson report

    WASHINGTON DC – The Justice Department on Wednesday released a scathing 102-page report revealing systemic racial discrimination against African-Americans at the hands of the Ferguson Police Department and city officials. After an extensive federal civil rights probe, the Justice Department found what it described as “unlawful bias against and stereotypes about African-Americans,” resulting in repeated violations of the First and Fourth Amendments and excessive uses of force. US Attorney General Eric Holder gave a press conference about the report. This […]

  • Homeless man dies in downtown St. Louis tent fire

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A fire killed a homeless man Friday in his tent near the Mississippi riverfront north of downtown while he was struggling to keep warm with a propane heater. On Friday night, roughly 150 homeless men and women took advantage of the hot meal and warm place to sleep at the 12th and Park Center. The man who died was there the night before, where the staff says he appeared agitated and left early Friday morning. […]

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    What color is this dress? Some see white & gold, others blue & black

    There’s a fierce debate taking over the Internet — and if you haven’t heard about “the dress,” you probably will soon. Tumblr user swiked uploaded a photo of a dress on Wednesday and asked: “Guys please help me – is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree…” The image quickly went viral with some saying the dress is blue and black while others insist it’s white and gold. But how can this […]

  • Woman tries to kick owners out of $4.7 million Chesterfield mansion

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KTVI) – Police say a woman going by the name “Queen” tried to file false paperwork to take possession of a $4.7 million home last summer.  Lakresha Slaughter, 28, filed a claim with the St. Louis County recorder of deeds for the Chesterfield home on July 3rd. The couple who own the home put it on the market and took it off.  They were still living in the mansion when “Queen” put a sovereign claim on the home. […]

  • Police vehicle wrecked in serious Edwardsville accident

    EDWARDSVILLE, IL (KPLR) -Two people are injured in an accident at a busy Edwardsville intersection involving an SIU police vehicle.  Investigators say the officer was not chasing the vehicle. The accident occurred in the busy intersection of Illinois route 157 and Center Grove early Tuesday afternoon near the SIUE campus.   A witness says the car was t-boned.  The wrecked police vehicle is still in the middle of the intersection.   The other vehicle is in the ditch. Police say that Brittanie […]

  • Five departments responding to Washington Park house fire

    WASHINGTON PARK, IL (KPLR) – Crews are currently putting out a fire at a Washington Park home. The structure appears to be a total loss. At least five fire departments are headed to the scene. More details will be posted as this story develops. Refresh this page for the latest update. Caseyville fire ladder truck requested for mutual aid to Washington Park for two story building structure fire. — St. Clair County EMA (@stclema) February 3, 2015

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    Baby Colobus monkey born at the Saint Louis Zoo

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The St. Louis Zoo is announcing a new arrival. A male black and white Colobus monkey named Simon was born on Dec. 30, 2014. His mother is a 16-year-old named Cecelia. Simon also has a 2-year-old sister named Kivuli. You can see the whole family at the primate house. Visitors will be able to see the newbord poking his head out. A release from the St. Louis Zoo states, “Colobus infants are born with all […]

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    News 11 to reveal new set Wednesday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – As you’ve probably noticed, we’ve been without our “studio home” for the past few weeks. But, that’s about to change in a big way. For the past few weeks we’ve been working in something of a construction zone. Our newsroom and studio have been taken over by carpenters, electricians and engineers. Crews have been hard at work dismantling our old set right after Christmas. Then, carefully assembling the pieces of a state-of-the-art, ultra modern set. […]

  • A new drug is delivering remarkable results for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) –   A promising treatment for Multiple Sclerosis once banned in the United States has now been approved. The FDA decided to give the green light to the drug Lemtrada.The drug is a disease-modifying therapy for people with relapsing forms of MS. It is given as intravenous infusions. Many people who suffer from MS in the United States are upset with the FDA for taking so long to approve Lemtrada.  Patients who had exhausted other treatment options […]

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    More than half of Missouri’s unclaimed property returned

    JEFFERSON CITY,  MO (KTVI) – More than half of all unclaimed property in Missouri has been returned since the current State Treasurer took office.  Clint Zweifel says his office has returned $221 million in Unclaimed Property to more than 772,000 account owners.  Zweifel has served as Missouri’s State Treasurer since he was sworn into office on January 12, 2009. There is currently $822 million in unclaimed assets for 4.8 million account owners.  Check to see if you have unclaimed property […]

  • ‘Giveback Tuesdays’ at Katie’s Pizza & Pasta

    ST. LOUIS – After living in Italy, Katie Lee Collier returned to the St. Louis-area with her husband to open a restaurant dedicated to creating artisan pizzas and homemade pastas. Collier visits Fox 2 News in the Morning to cook one of her signature dishes – Fiori Arrabiata. She also talks about her restaurant’s monthly charity event, ‘Giveback Tuesdays,’ which take place on the fourth Tuesday of every month. One hundred percent of all profits that day are donated to […]

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