Rucks Russell

Rucks Russell

In Memoriam


Reporting

Anchoring

EXPERIENCE

2019 – 2021
Senior Communications Analyst
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
Washington, DC

2018 – 2019
Director of Communications & Chief of Staff
Office of City Council, Dwight Boykins
Houston, TX

2016 – 2018
Director of Communications
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson
Washington, DC

2006 – 2016
Reporter/Substitute Anchor
KHOU-TV, Houston, TX

2001 – 2006
Reporter/Substitute Anchor
WNCN-TV, Raleigh, NC

2000 – 2001
Freelance Reporter
WJLA-TV, Washington, DC

1999 – 2001
Reporter/Substitute Anchor
WRIC-TV, Richmond, VA

1995 – 1999
Reporter
WFTV-TV, Orlando, FL

EDUCATION
Rider College, Lawrenceville, NJ
BA – Journalism/French

University of Besancon, Besancon, France
Certificate of French Fluency

AWARDS
2010 – Lone Star Emmy – The Powerless

MEMBERSHIPS
National Association of Black Journalists