Ana Carolina Mejía

Freelance Travel Writer & Press Release Writer

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Location:Miami, Florida, United States
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Ana Carolina Mejía
The Sonesta at 2889 McFarlane Road, Suite 1410, Miami, Florida, 33133
T: 720.206.6455 Skype: amitodomesalebien E: caromv77@gmail.com
Nationalities: México & USA. Age: 33

- ABC News & Azteca América (affiliated stations in Denver) 2007-2010
News anchor, reporter and producer
I produced and presented 3 daily news cut-ins in Spanish as well as 3 special news programs yearly reporting on special topics such as immigration, education and presidential elections. I reported relevant Latino stories in English and I was nominated for an Emmy for my coverage of the Democratic National Convention in 2008. I was also in charge of the news section in the station’s website.
- Telemundo 2003-2006
News anchor and producer
I produced and presented the morning local news. I earned several internal awards recognizing my performance and dedication to the community I served as a journalist. During elections, I produced and presented special reports with the latest results.
- La voz del Caribe (Cancún) & Diario Política (Xalapa) 1998-2001
Page maker and news reporter
I was responsible to layout the front-page of the newspaper. I wrote the column “De última hora” with the latest news of the day and I covered stories related to the vibrant university community in Xalapa, Veracruz, as I was earning my degree as a journalist.

Universidad de Xalapa 1996-2000
Journalism and mass communication.
Universidad La Salle Cancun (Primary, secondary and High School) 1983-1995

Languages & computation:
Spanish Native
English Fluent
Portuguese Intermediate
Computation Proficient in all Microsoft platforms, Final cut, INews

Philanthropic activities: (2010-2011) One year traveling around the world (18 countries) contributing to the communities I visited such as orphanages in Africa, serving food and working with people with disabilities in middle east, helped organic farmers in Turkey, contributing to rural schools in India, implementing media and democracy programs in Bhutan, feeding at-risk children in Argentina, working at an eco-village, implementing literacy programs among indigenous communities and teaching English in México.
(2002-2010) In the United States I volunteered as a narrator for the organization Recording for the blind and dyslexic. I was actively involved collecting coats for annual campaign Coats for Colorado to give to less fortunate families during the winter. I was a member of the Hispanic board at the Denver art Museum. Its mission was to incorporate the minority and underserved into the arts and I am a member of Servas, an organization that promotes peace around the world.