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Kendra Johnson Robinson

Memphis , TN, 38134
September 20, 2008

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Kendra J. Robinson

Memphis, TN.



I want to obtain a position that will utilize and expand my writing and editing skills.


Murray State University – Murray, Kentucky

Bachelor of Science Degree in Broadcast Journalism, 1993

Henderson Community College – Henderson, Kentucky

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Communications

Technology, 1988


KARD-TV, Monroe, Louisiana

Creative Services Director, 1999-2000

Responsibilities: I wrote and produced TV commercials and public service announcements for the station. I met with advertising executives and business owners to determine what they wanted for their commercials. I charted out the photographic direction, hired talent and assisted with editing.

DesignCraft, Inc. St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Marketing Manager, 1997-1999

Responsibilities: I wrote and designed marketing materials for clients. I created area-wide marketing and public relations strategies and set up a client base for sales staff. I also managed a small group of telemarketers.

The St. Cloud Times Newspaper, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Government Team Reporter, 1994-1997

Responsibilities: I covered county government news. Also, I filled in onthe cops & courts beat and as a general assignment reporter when needed. I also developed longer-term series and computer assisted stories and covered breaking news.

WSON Radio Station, Henderson, Kentucky

Studio Engineer Intern, 1988-1990

Responsibilities: I monitored the tower logs and automated music system. I did voice-overs and promos, edited wire copy, dubbed sound bites and engineered local and national sporting events.


Second-place award for best local news coverage in the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, Outstanding Achievement in Radio Faculty Award, Jane Truitt Bell Academic Scholarship Recipient, Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities (2 years)


Phi Theta Kappa Community College Honor Society, National

Association of Black Journalists, Grayson Cathedral Church


Henry G. Lackey, WSON Radio Station Owner

J. D. Hammonds, KARD-TV Production Director


Susan Cumpton, KARD-TV General Sales Manager


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