Jeremy McDonald
8852 SW Ash Meadows Circle Apt. 613  Wilsonville, Oregon 97070: (541)-622-4385 Email:

Professional Experience: I have been a intern in the boradcast and print business’ as a intern at the Medford Mail Tribune, and KOBI Channel 5, a NBC affiliate. As well as a freelancing correspondent for the  Gold Country Media family of newspapers. My Goals are to improve my writing skills as a reporter as an writer and learn how to correlate that into social media and to present it properly to the reader/viewer with the end goal to be a staff writer one day.

October, 2015-present

I created on the heels of my experience down in California as a running portfolio.  I use social media (Facebook for the site, personal Twitter) to share stories, interact with communities and pick up story ideas along the way to improve as a writer in the field.


May, 2015-June, 2015

I helped create 65 Sports and covered the last month of the 2014-2015 Sports School Year.  My Coverage included in the cities of Roseville and Rocklin, Calif. where I covered High School and Sierra College Sports.  I took my own pictures, edited my own stories and posted them on our website that day/night.
Sports Correspondent/Freelancer
Gold Country Media Company

August 2013 – May, 2015 Rocklin/Roseville, CA
I cover high school sports the features preview articles, game story articles, feature articles and work live updates via Twitter during and after games. I talk with coaches and players to get their insights on that day’s game to be published as well as their stories in features. I have also worked on articles published in magazines in the area. High School Football Reporter
August 2014 – Present (4 months)Sacramento, California Area
I am responsible for reporting high school football through an online source via photos, videos and live updates for Johnson High School in Sacramento.
Student Maintenance Worker
Southern Oregon University

June 2013 – August 2013 (3 months)Ashland, Oregon
I’m responsible fixing beds, closets, windows, etc. in the Southern Oregon University dormitories. I have also done some painting, i.e. prepping walls in the dorms or painting curbs.
Stevenson Union Building Manager
Southern Oregon University

September 2012 – June 2013 (10 months)Ashland, Oregon
I work the information desk (desk work) and answering the phones and questions of people from the school and the community, responsible of opening and closing the building. Setting up and tear down of equipment/events and working security at events.
Maintanence Worker
Southern Oregon University

June 2012 – August 2012 (3 months)Ashland, Oregon
I fix problems in dormitories, i.e. closets and windows as well as build beds, do fire and safety checks and do some minor landscaping around the housing complex.
Producers Assistant Intern

January 2012 – May 2012 (5 months)
I operate the camera’s, write scripts for the broadcast and piece together the footage for that day’s broadcast.

Master’s Degree, Southern New Hampshire University

Sports Management/Athletic Administration Graduate Certificate

Bachelor Degree, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Post-Baccularate
2011 – 2013
Southern Oregon University
B.S, Communication, Journalism
2007 – 2011

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