MICHELLE BANDUR HOFFMAN AGENCY
6705 W. 91st Street, Overland Park, KS 66212
Forward thinking broadcast professional who brings vision and creativity while keeping track of deadlines and
details. A precise, clear and credible communicator who develops sources, leads breaking news stories and is
admired for accuracy in reporting. Professional experience includes contributions to CNN, Headline News, CBS
Evening News, CBS Newspath, CBS Early Show, 48 Hours, and America’s Most Wanted.
KMTV (CBS)/Omaha, Nebraska 9/02–present
Overview: Responsible for enterprise, breaking news and lead stories for 10:00pm newscast. Special Projects
Sweeps Reporter. Backup Anchor.
KABC-TV (ABC)/Los Angeles, California 12/99-9/02
Field Producer/News Writer
Overview: Conducted field interviews, enterprised stories and wrote packages. Worked closely with
Assignment Desk as a Freelancer
California State University/Fullerton, California 9/01-9/02
Overview: Taught Journalism and Beginning Broadcast Journalism Writing
Orange County News Channel, OCN/Santa Ana, California 9/99-9/01
Overview: General assignments and enterprise reporting. Anchor as a Freelancer.
KABB-TV (FOX, WB)/San Antonio, Texas 10/96-9/99
Overview: General assignments and enterprise reporting. Backup Anchor.
KLKN-TV (ABC)/Lincoln, Nebraska 2/96-10/96
Overview: Main Anchor on 6:00pm and 10:00pm newscasts. Enterprise reporting.
WIBW-TV (CBS)/Topeka, Kansas 2/91 -2/96
Weekend Anchor/Crime Reporter
Overview: Main anchor for 4 Prime time weekend newscasts. Produced, assigned stories and supervised staff.
Enterprised daily stories. Made daily contact with developed source network.
Best of Nebraska (Reporting) Nebraska Broadcaster’s Association 2006
Second Place Feature Associated Press/Nebraska 2006
Honorable Mention Associated Press/Nebraska 2004
First Place General News Associated Press/Nebraska 2003
First Place/General News Associated Press/Nebraska 2002
First Place Documentary Regional /Southern California Best of Cities 2001
First Place Feature Kansas Association of Broadcasters 1994
First Place Spot News Association of News Broadcasters of Kansas 1993
First Place/Fourth Estate Award American Legion 1992
First Place/In-Depth Reporting Kansas Association of Broadcasters 1991
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa May, 1987
BA Broadcast Journalism with a Minor in Television & Speech Arts