Here is a list of elections I have been honored to have been asked to serve as an Election Night Reporter for:
2020 Election Night Reporter for Edison Research
During the General Election on Tuesday,
Nov. 3, I worked as the Election Night Reporter for Wabash County,
Indiana for Edison Research. “We provide exit poll and vote results
information to news organizations to analyze the results of the
election and project election results,” according to the company.
About a week before the election., I completed a five- to 10-minute
rehearsal call. On Election Night, Edison Research provided a number
to call and I read the results for President; Governor; and U.S.
House, Congressional District 2 off to one of their operators as they
were updated throughout the evening. “I would like to thank you for
all of your hard work and dedication on Election Night! The Edison
Research team and viewers around the world appreciate all of the work
you put into this Election. The reporting of the results that you
watched online or on your TV was only possible with your help,”
said Election Coordinator Taylor DelRocco on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2020.
2016 Associated Press Primary Election Stringer
During the May 3, 2016 primary election, I served as an Election
Stringer for the Associated Press for Howard County, Indiana. Here is a
section from the instructional packet describing the duties involved:
"The results you provide are accumulated and distributed
to newspapers, broadcasters, cable networks and websites across the nation for
immediate publication and broadcast. We are providing real-time results so speed is important,
but the accuracy of the information you provide is of utmost importance. We want to be fast, but first we want to be
right. AP reporting places priority on accuracy, timeliness and
completeness in that order. By achieving these goals, we will have a successful
During this election I made no less than half-dozen calls throughout the
night to the AP, updating them on the following races: Democratic
presidential, Republican presidential, Republican U.S. Senate,
Republican U.S. House District 4, Democratic U.S. House District 5 and
Republican U.S. House District 5.
2016 Associated Press General Election Stringer
the Nov. 8, 2016 general election, I again served as an Election
the Associated Press for Howard County, Indiana. During
this election I made no less than half-dozen calls throughout the night
to the AP, updating them on the following races: Presidential, Senate,
Governor, Attorney General, Superintendent of Education, U.S. House
District 4, U.S. House District 5, Public Question Right to Hunt, State
House District 30, State House District 32 and State House District 38.