Jessi Turnure

Multimedia Journalist



706 High Point Dr. * Lake St. Louis, MO 63367

(314) 780-1078



University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, emphasis in Broadcast

Spanish Minor

Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2013 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________


Multimedia Intern, Thomson Reuters, Brussels, Belgium;

January- April 2012

  • Shot, edited, wrote and researched stories for an international news agency, covering European politics, various cultural issues and entertainment
  • Conducted bilingual interviews with heads of state and other influential European leaders

Anchor/Reporter/Web Editor, NBC KOMU-TV 8 News, Columbia, Missouri;

August 2011- Present

  • Anchored segments during the morning show and nightly broadcasts
  • Shot and edited packages and wrote scripts for anchor voice-overs on a deadline
  • Composed comprehensive sports and news stories which were published weekly online
  • Compiled and edited stories and sportscasts for the station’s website
  • Utilized social media platforms as part of news story telling

Reporter, KMOX News Radio 1120/Missouri Digital News, Jefferson City, Missouri;

August- December 2011

  • Wrote, recorded and edited radio stories weekly
  • Wrote comprehensive print stories weekly
  • Conducted and edited in-depth interviews

Production Intern, 101 ESPN Radio WXOS, The Zach and the Coach Show, St. Louis, Missouri;

May-August 2011

  • Created original promotional advertisements that were used on air
  • Edited podcasts and interviews and uploaded them daily to the station’s website
  • Compiled statistics and interviews that were used on the show
  • Produced a show when the producer was on vacation



Proficient in PC and Mac OS: Avid News Cutter, Edius Non-Linear Editing, iNews, Adobe Audition, Linker RCS Sound Software, Microsoft Office, iMovie, iWeb, QuickTime and Photoshop

Operate video camera equipment with microphone and tripod

Conversational in Spanish



Missouri School of Journalism Ambassador, January 2012- Present

Radio Television Digital News Association Member, 2010- Present

Habitat for Humanity Service Project Volunteer, Spring Break 2010 and 2011

University of Missouri’s Excellence Scholarship, 2009-2013


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