The Author/Contact

My name is Heather Gerber and I am behind this website. I have spent 15 years in the broadcast industry working my way up from a small market in Bridgeport, West Virginia, to my hometown of York, Pennsylvania. Through the course of my career, I have been a one-man-band reporter, responsible for shooting, writing, and editing my own stories. I have also, most recently been a news anchor at WPMT FOX-43. I have seen a huge transition in the way in which we gather and distribute our news. For anyone interested in someday becoming a reporter, or those of you currently in the field, it is imperative you learn this new “way.” Social media becoming intertwined with news can be a burden when it’s not used properly, but it can also open doors unlike ever before.

I am currently a graduate student in the Communication Journalism program at Shippensburg University.  After my career as both a news reporter and news anchor in the broadcasting industry, I am pursuing a different career path.  It is my hope to someday teach aspiring journalists.
To contact me directly, fill out the form below:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: