Resume

Daniel McFadin’s Resume

Mobile: (479) 841-3022

Email: danielmcfadin@gmail.com

Twitter: @danielmcfadin

References

Benson Taylor, Deputy Editor/Digital Operations, Sporting News: (980) 428-1391; btaylor@sportingnews.com

Malcolm Moran, Director, National Sports Journalism Center: (814) 574-1485; moranma@indiana.edu.

Jonathan Scott, Digital Chief, Indianapolis Monthly: (317) 727-9262; jpscott@indymonthly.emmis.com

 

Work Experience

Sporting News, Charlotte, NC (Aug. 2014 – Jan. 2015)

Editorial intern tasked with producing SN’s daily tablet edition and aiding daily coverage of major sports including NASCAR, NFL and college football. Part of onsite coverage of two NASCAR races and three ACC football games.

National Sports Journalism Center, Indianapolis, IN (Jan. 2014 – July 2014)

Graduate Assistant responsible for updating NSJC website and center related functions including student news bureaus at the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament, NCAA Men’s Midwest Regional and IndyCar’s Grand Prix of Indianapolis and Indianapolis 500.

IndyCar.com, Indianapolis, IN (Feb. 2014 – April 2014)

Internship writing a weekly profile of drivers competing in IndyCar’s Mazda Road to Indy ladder system.

Indianapolis Star, Indianapolis, IN (Nov. 2013 – Feb. 2014)

Sports department clerk responsible for answering phones and recording high school sports stats into USA Today’s online stats system.

Indianapolis Monthly, Indianapolis, IN (Oct. 2013 – Jan. 2014)

Digital Media Intern responsible for writing blog posts for the Monthly’s website and working with its content management system to transfer articles from print to digital format,

 

The Herald at Arkansas State, Jonesboro, AR (Sept. 2010 – May, 2013)   

Experience as sports editor, opinion editor and senior reporter. Football beat writer while also covering men’s and women’s basketball.

Freelance work: Louisville Courier-Journal, Indianapolis Monthly, NCAA.com.

Education  

Indiana University and Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN.

Master of Arts in Sports Journalism, 2014.  GPA: 3.6

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Ark.  Bachelor of Science in Journalism: News Editorial, Minor in Theatre Arts, 2013 GPA: 3.2

Skills

Feature writing, game stories, sports and hard news, eight years of social media experience, InDesign and Final Cut, Garageband, iMovie and Pro Tools, basic HTML coding and contentment management systems.

 

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