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
  • Police: Des Moines Shooting Victim ‘Uncooperative’ in Investigation

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Police are investigating after a woman was shot in the shoulder early Wednesday morning, but they say the victim isn’t cooperating. Emergency medical crews were called to the Quik Trip at 2945 E. University at 3:05 a.m. on a report of a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. Police say the woman, in her twenties, was taken to a Des Moines hospital for treatment. Her wound was not believed to be life threatening. Police are continuing […]

  • ‘Material Witness’ Sought in Mason City Double Homicide

    MASON CITY, Iowa – Law enforcement officials are seeking a material witness in a double homicide case in Mason City. Tuesday morning, officers discovered two bodies at a home in the 300 block of 27th Street SW after being called to conduct a welfare check. Police are seeking 25-year-old Codie Matz in connection to their homicide investigation. Officials say he may be driving a dark green 1996 Chrysler Sebring with the Iowa license plate LE007. He was last seen in […]

  • 1 Dead, 14 Sickened in Carbon Monoxide Poisoning at Marshalltown Church

    MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa – Officials are now confirming one person is dead following a carbon monoxide poisoning case at a Marshalltown church Sunday that initially sickened 15 people. Emergency crews were called to 305 E. South Street Sunday afternoon on a report of several people who reported symptoms of being dizzy and having nausea. When members of the Marshalltown Fire Department arrived they had to carry three people outside of the church. They observed people suffering from an altered level of […]

  • Adel Mom Charged After Toddlers Found Wandering Naked Near Busy Highway

    ADEL, Iowa – An Adel mother is facing child endangerment charges after police say her two-year-old children were reported running around naked near a busy intersection while she slept. Officers with the Adel Police Department were called to 708 Greene Street at 9:00 a.m. Thursday on a report of two small children who were running around outside, not wearing any clothes. It was only 43 degrees outside at the time of the incident. The home is located on the corner […]

  • Disney Confirms Full Cast of ‘Lion King’ Remake, with Beyonce as Nala

    LOS ANGELES – Walt Disney Studios released the full cast for the remake of “The Lion King,” confirming Wednesday that Beyonce Knowles-Carter will voice lioness Nala. The star-studded list of voice actors in the live-action movie includes James Earl Jones in the same role he had in the 1994 animated classic, Mufasa. Donald Glover will play Simba, Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner will be Pumbaa and Timon, Keegan Michael-Key appears as Kamari and John Oliver will play Zazu. #TheLionKing. 2019. […]

  • Local Child Actresses Auditioning for Touring Musical ‘Waitress’

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Some Iowa youngsters are getting a chance to tread the boards in the tour of a Broadway musical. Auditions are being held Thursday to find two child actresses that will play the role of “Lulu” in the musical Waitress. Two sessions are being held one in the morning and one from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Des Moines Civic Center West Balcony Lounge. The character of “Lulu” is described as a “sweet and carefree […]

  • Driver in Highway 65 Rollover Accident Dies

    PLEASEANT HILL, Iowa – A Des Moines man has died after he was injured in a rollover accident Wednesday on Highway 65. Deputies with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office were called to an area just north of E. University Avenue around 7:45 a.m. on a report of a crash. When they arrived, deputies found 28-year-old Enrique Limon had been ejected from a gold SUV. Officials say Limon was traveling northbound at the time of the crash. Limon was taken by […]

  • Suspect Charged in Overnight Hy-Vee Robbery

    DES MOINES, Iowa – One person was arrested following an overnight robbery at a Hy-Vee. Authorities were called to the store at 1107 East Army Post Road around 1:40 Thursday morning on reports of a robbery in progress. Police say an employee noticed a man trying to get away with items and called the police. The employee attempted to stop the man and was able to subdue him until police arrived. Police say a 17-year-old was trying steal  Cheetos and […]

  • Suspect Jailed After Police Chase Involving Stolen Vehicle

    DES MOINES, Iowa – One man was arrested following a chase with a stolen vehicle Wednesday. Police received a report of a stolen vehicle Tuesday night and came across it early Wednesday morning. The driver attempted to get away from police, resulting in a high-speed chase. The chase ended when the driver, 23-year-old Tony Lopez Jr., lost control and hit a building on 25th Street, damaging the front door. Lopez and his passenger took off but Lopez was taken into […]

  • Driver Ejected in Highway 65 Rollover Crash

    PLEASANT HILL, Iowa — One person was transported to the hospital by air ambulance following a crash on Highway 65 in Pleasant Hill Wednesday morning. According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened around 7:45 a.m., north of E. University Avenue. A vehicle was traveling northbound when it left the roadway and rolled into the east ditch. Officials say the driver was ejected from the vehicle. Their condition is not yet known. Investigators are looking into whether excessive […]

  • Victim Identified in Fatal Apartment Building Fire

    DES MOINES, Iowa – The name of a man who died in a Des Moines apartment fire early Tuesday morning has been released. The Des Moines Fire Department says 68-year-old Osman Suljic passed away at a Des Moines hospital after a fire started in his third floor apartment at 3717 6th Avenue. Officials say the fire was contained to his apartment and the cause of the fire is still under investigation. The other occupants of the building were able to […]

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Fun Halloween Costumes