There are many paths for a young, optimistic journalist to take on her path to a network anchor’s chair. While some can afford the advantage of nepotism, others toil for years by erecting a career in small and mid-sized markets before making the leap to the big show. It’s pretty much the plot of Anchorman.
But before even a greenhorn journo can begin reporting live from the Poughkeepsie livestock show, she must start as the lowest of the low rungs, a Production Assistant. This week’s local reporter spotlight shines on WHDH’s News Coordinator and aspiring entertainment reporter Breana Pitts. Because she’s going places.
BY: Robert Charette
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