Shanon Dell, Class of 1997
Video Editor/Producer for msnbc.com
What you do:
Edit original reporting video packages for the website. Encode MSNBC and NBC News shows for the Internet.
Best thing about your job:
I'm lucky to work for a great, innovative company full of really fun and smart people.
What you're most proud of:
I really enjoy being part of NBC Nightly News even if my role is very small. I've watched 'Nightly' since I was kid and to be working with them now is really special.
Best memory of UM:
Pearl Jam at the Fieldhouse 1995 and getting the opportunity to shoot all the home games of the 1995 championship football season.
Best memory of the J-School or RTV Department:
All the great friends I made, many whom are still my best friends today.
Advice you have for current students:
Work on your writing and storytelling skills now and throughout your career. Even if you are more focused on technical skills, good writing will help you in all aspects of any job you ever have.