Rich Johnson
202-256-7490
2607 Elnora Street
Silver Spring MD 20902
rjnooz@outlook.com

Objectives
To continue my long broadcast journalism career with an organization that values experience.

Experience

May 2015 - Present | Anchor/Reporter
WTOP Radio  | 3400 Idaho Ave NW  Washington DC 20016
Anchor weekends, Field Reporter as needed, fill in for the Business Correspondent

February 2014 – April 2015 | Co-Founder/Managing Editor
Inbound Vegas  | 5030 S. Rainbow Blvd. #206 Las Vegas NV 89118
Produced a tourist-centric news & commercial web site focusing on Las Vegas

May 2005 – February 2014 | Sr. National Correspondent
Fox News Radio  | 400 North Capitol St. NW #550  Washington DC 20001
Covered the White House, Capitol Hill, politics & breaking news. Did thousands of two-ways with affiliate stations, anchored long-form coverage of debates, elections & spot news


June 1997 - May 2008
Founder
Sportspages.com
Invented and managed one of the first sites to aggregate sports content. Won the 1999 Webby Award for Best Sports Site.


January 2003 – May 2005 | Anchor/Reporter
KIRO Radio  | 1820 Eastlake Ave. East  Seattle WA 98102
Evening reporter, fill-in anchor


May 2001 – January 2003 | Anchor/Reporter
KEX Radio  | 13333 SW 68th Parkway #310 Tigard OR 79223
Anchor PM drive


June 1997 – May 2001 | Anchor
ABC News Radio  | 125 West End Ave. New York NY 10023
Weekend & Fill-in Anchor for the ‘E’ Network

January 1995 – May 1997 | Producer
WFLD-TV  | 205 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago IL 60601
Line Producer for the 6am news hour, Writer, Weekend Producer

April 1990 – February 1994 | White House Correspondent
Unistar Radio Network  | (no address – no longer exists)
White House Correspondent, Sports Director

April 1985 – April 1990 | Newsperson
AP Radio Network  | 1100 13th St. NW Washington DC 20005
Anchor, Reporter, Wire Editor/Writer, Supervisor

Skills

·         Experienced radio journalist

·         Proficient in newsroom software (I-News, Newsboss, Burli)

·         Highly experienced in using Adobe Audition

·         Working knowledge of I-Phone news gathering techniques

·         Find samples of my work here

Education
1971 - 1974 |University of Oregon
·         (No Degree)

​Noozguy.com

Rich Johnson is a broadcast journalism professional, with more than 30 years experience as a network and major market anchor, reporter & producer.