A little bit about Danielle...
Danielle is currently a senior at The Pennsylvania State University, majoring in Broadcast Journalism and minoring in International Studies. Her expected graduation is May of 2019. Born in Pittsburgh, Danielle has always had a passion for storytelling, sports, and communication.
During the fall, Danielle was an Entertainment Marketing Intern for the Pittsburgh Steelers / PSSI Stadium LLC. There she organized pregame preparation, supported media relations, engaged talent, and assisted owners on game days. She also helped coordinated and direct game day events in compliance with NFL scheduling requirements.
In the summer, Danielle was a newsroom intern at KDKA, the CBS affiliate in Pittsburgh. While she was there Danielle was getting hands-on experience in the newsroom and writing stories for the evening news. Danielle was also a communications intern for State Senator Jay Costa, Democratic Leader.
This past spring, Danielle was a reporter and sports anchor at Centre County Report. CCR is a student run, Emmy award-winning live newscast which is televised to 29 counties in Pennsylvania. There she reported hard and soft news, covered breaking news, and high school/collegiate athletics. Danielle also produced the sports segment.
In the fall of 2018, Danielle was selected into the CzechMates program. During her time abroad in the Czech Republic, Danielle interned with Česká Televize (Czech Television) while studying at Masaryk University. She served as the first American reporter/intern at Česká Televise and reported stories in English on their Facebook page and website.