I’m a multimedia producer for WHO-HD. I deal with the content posted to http://www.WHOtv.com and the station’s social media accounts. I try to make sure our users are having the best experience possible and they’re able to find what they’re looking for easily.

I’m a graduate of Buena Vista University but grew up in northeast Iowa and spent my summers in northern Minnesota. I love spending time outdoors and playing for the Des Moines Women’s Rugby Club.


Recent Articles
  • No Republican Leader Publicly Supports Steve King’s ‘Somebody Else’s Babies’ Comments

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa Congressman Steve King is standing by some controversial comments he made over the weekend, despite criticism from many in his own party. In a tweet about Dutch politician Geert Wilders, who wants to close mosques in the Netherlands and ban Muslim immigrants, King said, “Wilders understands that culture and demographics are our destiny.  We can’t restore our civilization with somebody else’s babies.” King defended his remarks but denied they’re racist. “I’ve said the same thing […]

  • Iowa Road Conditions

    Check out the latest road conditions map with data from the Iowa DOT here.

  • Officials: Chichaqua Wildlife Area Fire was ‘Intentionally Set’

    POLK COUNTY, Iowa – Officials say they believe a fire at a wildlife area in northeast Polk County Friday morning was intentionally set. Fire crews remain on the scene at the Chichaqua Wildlife Area as they wait for the fire to burn out. Firefighters were called out around 5:30 a.m. The fire is near the 9400 block of NE 118th, which is a Maxwell address. Doug Ronig, the Deputy Director of Polk County Conservation, says it appears the fire was […]

  • Officials Say Chichaqua Wildlife Area Fire was ‘Intentionally Set’

    POLK COUNTY, Iowa – Officials say they believe a fire at a wildlife area in northeast Polk County Friday morning was intentionally set. Fire crews remain on the scene at the Chichaqua Wildlife Area as they wait for the fire to burn out. Firefighters were called out around 5:30 a.m. The fire is near the 9400 block of NE 118th, which is a Maxwell address. Doug Ronig, the Deputy Director of Polk County Conservation, says it appears the fire was […]

  • Spring Cleaning Tips: Know What You Can Toss in the Trash

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The  weather over the next few days might not feel like it, but spring is right around the corner and that means spring cleaning is also on the horizon. The Metro Waste Authority is asking residents to brush up on what can and cannot be thrown in the trash before they start that spring cleaning. “It’s easy to just get in that toss mode, you just want it out of the house. It’s really easy to […]

  • One Person Dead, Another Critically Injured in Webster City Fire

    WEBSTER CITY, Iowa – One person is dead following an overnight fire in Webster City and another is in critical condition. Fire crews were called to 603 Ohio Street Wednesday night at 10:47 p.m. after a neighbor noticed the fire. The home is split into two apartments, one upstairs and one downstairs. Crews found two people, a male and a female unconscious in the home. Emergency medical crews performed CPR on the scene. The male was taken to the hospital […]

  • Jasper County Courthouse Evacuated After Bomb Threat Called In

    NEWTON, Iowa – A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Jasper County Courthouse Thursday morning. The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office says a 911 call came in to Jasper County dispatch around 10:30 a.m. and the caller indicated a bomb was in the courthouse. Officials evacuated the courthouse, along with some nearby businesses. After a search of the courthouse turned up nothing suspicious, it was re-opened around 11:00 a.m. An investigation into the threat has been opened.

  • Drone13: Aerial Video of Tornado Damage in Seymour

    SEYMOUR, Iowa — An EF2 tornado touched down in Seymour Monday night causing major damage to the town. Take a look at an aerial view of the destruction from our Drone13.

  • Ed Sheeran to Play Wells Fargo Arena in June

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran will be performing Des Moines this summer. Dates for Sheeran’s latest North American tour were released Wednesday, with a stop at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines slated for June 30th. Sheeran’s latest hit “Shape of You” debuted at #1 on Billboard’s “Hot 100” and has spent six weeks atop the chart. The tour is in support of his album “÷”, which also features “Castle On The Hill.” Tickets […]

  • Two Indianola Residents Die in Highway 65/69 Crash

    WARREN COUNTY, Iowa – The names of two people killed in a head-on crash on Highway 65/69 south of Indianola have been released. The Iowa State Patrol says the crash happened just before 4:00 a.m. near the 56 mile marker. A Chrysler 300 driven by 36-year-old Joseph Greubel of Indianola was traveling southbound when it crossed the center line and hit a Hy-Vee semi driven by 31-year-old Bruce Sprague of Chariton. Joseph and his passenger, 32-year-old Ashley Greubel, died on […]

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Drone View of Seymour Storm Damage

    SEYMOUR, Iowa — Take a look at some of the amazing drone photos from Jared Chambers of storm damage caused by a reported tornado in Seymour Monday night.

  • Police Release Name of Murdered Woman

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines police have released the name of a woman they say was murdered late Monday night. The body of 45-year-old Sheila Keenan was found after police were called to 1729 Grand Avenue just before 10:40 p.m. on a report of an injured person. When officers and emergency medical personal responded they found Keenan dead in a second floor apartment. Officers say there were traumatic injuries Keenan’s body. Police made an arrest after interviewing witnesses. Sixty-year-old James […]