Beairshelle Edmé

Journalist, Reporter & Broadcaster



WXIN-TV                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             4PM & 11 PM Anchor

Indianapolis, Indiana                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2019-Present 

  • Anchor nearly 8 hours of news content weekly,  incorporating the FOX59 News brand and keeping each newscasts at #1 in the market.
  • First At Four co-anchor providing viewers with fresh, local content that's happening now at 4P. Showcasing authentic connection with team and engage audience with         personality
  • Newspoint at 11P solo anchor providing fast, to the point news in the first 11 minutes, focusing on Indianapolis and Marion County
  • Deliver the news with commanding, yet welcoming presence. Remain cool, clear, and  authoritative during breaking news
  • Engage and collaborate heavily with 11P producer, providing feedback, writing scripts, gathering international and regional content
  • Utilize social media for engagement with viewers and grow Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter audience
  • Participate in community events on behalf of station

WNCN-TV                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Weekend Morning Anchor

Raleigh, North Carolina                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2016 –2019

  • Anchor at least seven hours of news content weekly, incorporating the CBS 17 News brand
  • Deliver the news in a confident fashion that highlights dynamic personality & cool demeanor during breaking news
  • Engage audience with on-camera presence & social media interaction, including but not limited to Facebook Live, Twitter & Periscope during newscasts
  • Play a managerial editing role for the weekend news team
  • Produce & gather compelling, local content; write active, conversational scripts with immediacy
  • Collaborate with marketing team on efforts to promote the CBS 17 News team & brand
  • Post web reports & videos that assist in viewer retention & engagement
  • Participate in community events on behalf of station

WDTN-TV/WBDT-TV                                                                                                                                                                                                Fill-In Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

Dayton, Ohio                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         2014 –2016

  • Generate multiple enterprising stories aligning with the “2 NEWS Working for You” brand
  • Report live during breaking news, often acquiring exclusive interviews
  • Anchor evening newscasts; collaborate with producers; deliver clear, concise & noteworthy stories to viewers 
  • Produce stories from pre-production through post-production
  • Implement social media skills to promote 2 NEWS reports, as well as to connect with viewers
  • Serve as 2 NEWS liaison in the Miami Valley community

KMEG-TV/KPTH-TV                                                                                                                                                                                                Anchor/General Assignment Reporter

Sioux City, Iowa                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2013-2014

  • Report & write concise, in-depth scripts under tight deadlines 
  • Anchor morning & evening newscasts, conduct live interview segments featuring local organizations
  • Navigate strong social media skills to publish news content on various websites & social media platforms,, including Twitter, Facebook & more


“The Intersection” (BLIS.FM )                                                                                                                                                                                               Executive Producer & Director

Washington, D.C                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2012- 2013

  • Executive produce for the online radio program; produce weekly program rundown in collaboration with hosts, Jeff Johnson & Elsa M.
  • Direct & lead production team, including live program & pre-production process with our out-of -state correspondent.
  • Create program’s weekly graphics with Adobe Photoshop,  promotional marketing videos with Final Cut Pro


            Washington, D.C.           

            “State of the Union” & “Reliable Sources” (CNN)                                                                                                                                                 September 2012- February 2013

            “Meet the Press” (NBC Universal)                                                                                                                                                                                            May 2012- August 2012


          Baltimore, Maryland            

          WJZ-TV (CBS Network)                                                                                                                                                                                                      January 2012- April 2012

          WBAL-TV (Hearst Television)                                                                                                                                                                                                      June 2011- August 2012


  • EMMYS: Continuing coverage within 24 hrs  nomination/NC Rally for Education *nomination*
  • RTDNAC: 2018 TV News Anchor Team of the Year Winner
  • RTDNAC: 2018 Entertainment/Andre Leon Talley report, Second Place
  • RTDNAC:  2017 TV News Anchor Team of the Year, Second Place
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS: 2018 News Operation/Contributed coverage: NC Rally for Education, 2017 Snowstorm

FIELD/JOURNALISM SKILLS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Broadcast: Reporting; Anchoring; Broadcasting; Interviewing (live, in studio, & field; SOT & MOS); VOs, VOSOTs, PKGs; Broadcast Writing; Videography/ Camera Operations; Editing; Live Switchboard Operator

Production: Executive Producing; Directing; Assistant Producing; Writing; Guest Booking

Programs/Products: Edius, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition, Avid, iNews, ENPS, WorldNow Producer 9.0, Wordpress, Twitter Deck, SAM Broadcaster, VoxPro, TeloServe, ATEM Control Panel, Canon ViviaHV30, Canon HDV 1080i, Canon GL2, Canon XA10, JVS Pro HP


Loyola University Maryland: Baltimore, MDCum Laude

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications: Broadcast Journalism
  • Double Minor in Political Science & Spanish
  • Dean’s List three consecutive school years.
Universidad de Alcalá: Alcalá de Henares, Spain
  • Study abroad; all courses taken in Spanish & in Spanish collegiate university system.
  • Dean’s List

*Fluent/Conversational Languages: Haitian Creole & Spanish

                                                                   ~Something truly fruitful happens when a journalist has a passionate heart, a curious mind and

heavy shoulders from the bestowed responsibility to preserve the rights of the people.


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