Mike Roy

Videojournalist, The Star-Ledger

New York City Metro , New York , United States

Professional

Current:
Staff video journalist at The Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ).

Previous:
Staff positions held at The Journal News (White Plains, NY) and The Monitor (McAllen, TX).

Internship:
The Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY).

Education:
Masters degree in photojournalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Bachelors degree in communication from University of Miami (FL).

Awards:
Emmy Award - 2011 - Interactivity Category - "9/11: A Decade Later" (Newsday)
New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

First Place - 2009 - Team Multimedia Project - "Faces of the Recession" (The Journal News)
New York State Associated Press

Digital Edge Award Finalist - 2007 - Most Innovative Multimedia Storytelling
"Imitation Sgt. Major" (The Monitor)

Award of Excellence, Sports Feature - 2007 - POYi

Photographer of the Year - 2006 - Houston Press Club

First Place, Sports Feature - 2005 - Best of Photojournalism

Production Skills & Specialities

Corporate, Documentary, Sports, Weddings, Portrait, Disaster Coverage, Video Production, Video Editing, Backpack Journalism, Spot News, Multimedia Production, Still Photography

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