SARAH FRENCH
Represented by Rick Ramage
N.S. Bienstock, Inc.
250 West 57th Street, Suite 333
New York, NY 10107
(212)765-3040
rramage@nsbtalent.com



EXPERIENCE
2011 - Present
WHDH-TV, NBC Affiliate, Boston, Massachusetts
Weekend Evening Anchor/Weekday Reporter


2008 - 2011
WTIC-TV, FOX Affiliate, Hartford, Connecticut
Anchor/Reporter

* Promoted to anchor the FOX CT Morning News from 5 - 9 a.m. and the FOX CT News at 11:00 a.m.
* Originally hired as a weekend anchor/weekday reporter.
* Established the FOX CT Student Zone where we recognize an outstanding student or student group every month.
* Started Make A Wish Mondays where we recognize a Make-A-Wish kid every month
* With the passing of my dear friend and colleague, Alice Morrin, I have focused my attention toward passing a 911 Texting
Bill in Alice's name.

Summer 2008
Olympic News Service, Beijing, China
Reporter

* Interviewed gymnasts, such as Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin, in the National Indoor Stadium.

2004 - 2008
KOMU TV8, Columbia, Missouri
Reporter/Weekend Anchor

* KOMU TV8 is the only university-owned commercial television station in the United States, utilizing its newsroom as a working lab for students.
* Trained to work as my own photographer, producer and editor.

2007
NBC Universal, Burbank, California
Intern

* Hosted a segment of YourLA, a local NBC show in Los Angeles.
* Worked for NBC's Publicity Office and assisted in the organization of NBC Press Tour.
* Shadowed KNBC reporters, editors and producers.

2007
Children's Miracle Network of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

* Acted as the spokesperson for the organization's state programming and fundraising operations. Helped raise $150,000.

2006 - 2007
Right Decisions, Right Now, Columbia, Missouri

* Acted as the Missouri State Representative for this nonprofit program, educating children on adolescent issues
and decisions they will face by visiting schools, delivering speeches, educational programming, and creating videos.

2005 - 2006
Life & Home Magazine, Hot Springs, Arkansas
Staff Writer

* Established a monthly health and fitness column, and wrote features on homes and current health topics.


EDUCATION
Bachelor of Journalism in Broadcast News, University of Missouri School of Journalism


HONORS/AWARDS
* Chosen as one of Boston's Most Exceptional Women of 2014 - by Boston's 106.7FM
* Emmy Award - Outstanding Feature News Report Light Series 2012- "Hope for Haiti"
* Emmy Award - Outstanding Feature News Report Light Series 2011- "Make a Wish Mondays"
* Associated Press Best Newscast Award 2009
* Emmy Nominations - On-Camera Talent Anchor-News, Continuing Coverage - 911 Texting, Societal Concerns - Battered Lives Series, & Education/Schools - FOX CT Student Zone.
* Miss Missouri 2006 - Miss America Organization


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT/MEMBERSHIPS
* Honorary Chair - 2011 Make-A-Wish 25th Anniversary Gala
* Co-Chair - A Heart and Soul Benefit for Hartford Interval House for Battered Women, 2010 - Present
* Certified Member of Cherokee Nation - Spoke at the National Trail of Tears Conference in Springfield, Mo.
* Society of Professional Journalists