2004 Emmy Nominees


2004 Emmy® Award Nominations
Title Production Company Member Name Credit
Outstanding Daily Newscast - Mkt 1-20
Fox 8 News at 6PM WJW Greg Easterly News Director


Sonya Thompson Assistant News Director


Deonna Phelps Kirkpatrick Executive Producer


Wilma Smith Anchor


Tim Taylor Anchor
Live on Five WEWS Lynn Heider News Director


Stefani Schaefer Anchor


Lee Jordan Anchor


Ted Henry Anchor


James Pollack Producer


Jason Scott Executive Producer
Action News @ 6PM WOIO Stephen Doerr News Director
6PM Newscast WKYC Richard C. Moore News Director


Rita Andolsen Executive Producer


Dick Russ Managing Editor


Robin Wojtanik Producer
Outstand Daily Newscast - Mkt 21-40
Eyewitness News at 6PM WTHR Jacques Natz News Director


Judy Palermo Executive Producer
Fox 59 News at 10 WXIN Emily Koschnick Executive Producer
News 8 at 6:00 WISH Stacy Thorne Conrad Executive Producer
Outstanding Daily Newscast - Mkt 41+
13 Action News at 6pm WTVG Brian Trauring News Director
Nightwatch 11/25 WTOL C.J. Beutien News Director
Fox Toledo News at 10 WUPW Jose Suarez News Director
NBC 24 News at 11 WNWO Lou Hebert News Director
Outstanding Morning or Daytime Newscast - Mkt 1-20
Fox 8 News at 8AM WJW Greg Easterly News Director


Jacque Smith Anchor


Wayne Dawson Anchor


Douglas Yandala Director
6 AM Newscast WKYC Richard C. Moore News Director


Catherine Barker Producer
Outstanding Morning or Daytime Newscast - Mkt 21-40
Fox 59 AM WXIN Vicki Zwart Executive Producer
Eyewitness News Sunrise WTHR Jacques Natz News Director


Shelley Triol Executive Producer
Investigative Reporting
Free Parking WKYC Carl Monday Reporter
Failure to Protect WTHR Angie Moreschi Reporter


William Ditton Photographer


Gerry Lanosga Producer
Man on the Run WJW Lorrie Taylor Reporter


David Hollis Photojournalist
Mayor’s SUV WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter


Christopher Reymann Videographer


Barry James Nestor Editor
Goodwill Hunting WEWS Duane Pohlman Reporter/Producer


Cynthia O'Neill - Edwards Editor
Spot News
Magnesium Inferno WOIO/WUAB Lynna Lai Anchor/Reporter
Cop Gets Run Down WJW Todd Meany Reporter


Ali Ghanbari Photographer
Water Rescue WTHR David MacAnally Reporter


Greg Wilkerson Photographer
Madison School Evacuation WKYC Bill Safos Reporter
Live/Breaking News
Chaos at Case: Case Western Reserve Siege WOIO Stephen Doerr News Director
Chaos During the Blackout WEWS Joseph G. Pagonakis Reporter
Shakira: Body Found WKYC Lisa Lowry Assignment Manager
Service News Story - Single Story
Disgustingly Able WXIN Kimberly King Reporter
772 lbs. Prison WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter


David Hollis Videographer
Aluminum Bats WJW Bill Sheil Reporter
Lost Forever WTHR Anne Ryder Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer
Sex in the City WKYC Carl Monday Reporter
Service News Story - Series
Air of Danger WTHR Angie Moreschi Reporter


William Ditton Photographer


Gerry Lanosga Producer
The John Hunter Rule WEWS Duane Pohlman Reporter/Producer


Christopher King Editor
Click It or Ticket WKYC Carl Monday Reporter
Heavy Decision WTHR Anne Ryder Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer


Julie Cooley Producer


Kyle Duell Editor
90 Seconds That Could Save Your Life WOIO Tom F. Johnson Freelance Reporter
Racey Neighborhoods WTHR Rich Van Wyk Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer
General Reporting
Spring Weather Blues WEWS Leon Bibb Anchor/Reporter
Ohio Speed Trap WOIO Tom F. Johnson Freelance Reporter
Missing Girls WKYC Bill Safos Reporter
Potluck Drivers WTHR David MacAnally Reporter
Testing 1st Energy WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter
Desecration of a Flag WTHR Linsey Davis Reporter
323rd Welcome Home WTVG Diane Wilson Reporter
News Report - Hard News
Motorcycle Madness WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter


Kendall Griggs Videographer


David Hollis Videographer
Dead Woman Teaching WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter


Christopher Reymann Videographer


Barry James Nestor Editor
Bunny-Hugger Bombers” WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter
R-T-A Heart Attack WKYC Carl Monday Reporter


Mike Leonard Videographer


Gregory T. Hickey Editor
Deadly Force WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter


Christopher Reymann Videographer


Barry James Nestor Editor
Drugs Online WFMJ Laurie Lehosky Anchor/Reporter


Timothy Dale Photographer/Editor
News Report-Soft News
The Singing Meijer Man WTHR Kevin Rader Reporter


Steve Rhodes Photographer
Paddle for a Cause WJW Kathy Kronenberger Reporter/Anchor


Ali Ghanbari Photojournalist/Editor
The Spielman Miracle WEWS Lee Jordan Reporter/Producer
Lehan’s Life WKYC Kim Wheeler Anchor/Reporter
News Series - Hard News
Miracle Man WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter


Herb Thomas Videographer


Cragg Eichman Videographer


Timothy Roskey Editor
Caught in the Sex Web WNWO Jim Blue Reporter/Producer
The Burger Chef Murders WTHR Scott Swan Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer


Jason Richards Editor
The Diocese Records WJW Bill Sheil Reporter
Who Will Fight The Next War WKYC Tim White Reporter


Susan Moses Producer


Kimbal Fatica Videographer
News Series - Soft News
Unsung Heros WXIN Angela Ganote Anchor/Reporter
Out of the Woods WTHR Anne Ryder Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer
Wild Relationship Trends: Adults No Sex - Kids Oversexed WJW Suzanne Stratford Reporter


Chuck Rigdon Editor
The Call WISH Karen Hensel Reporter


Marcus Collins Photographer/Editor
Merrick’s Heart WTHR Anne Ryder Reporter


Karl Kroening Photographer


Dean O'Neal Editor
Sports Report
70 Year Old Pole Vaulter WXIN David Benz Anchor/Reporter
Blinding Speed WISH Rick Dawson Reporter


Kevin Lee Stinson Photographer/Editor


Shawn Pierce Photographer
Sufts Tough WXIN Justin Allen Anchor/Reporter
Bob Knight Deposed WTHR Angie Moreschi Reporter


Gerry Lanosga Producer


William Ditton Photographer
Newscast Production
Garfield Inferno WOIO Jamie Innis-Spurrier Line Producer


Joseph Ranyak Executive Producer
Eyewitness News at 11pm - Labor Day Floods WTHR Tiffany Zeno Producer


Stephanie Croswait Producer
Eye Witness News at 10 on UPN Indiana WNDY Tiffany Zeno Producer
News 8 at 11:00 Special Edition WISH Bret Loman Producer
Eyewitness News at 11pm - The Death of a Governor WTHR Misty Marie Horsley Producer


Stephanie Croswait Producer
Eyewitness News at 5 PM: September Floods WTHR Judy Palermo Producer
Crafts: Journalistic Enterprise
Carl Monday - Cleveland’s Investigative Reporter WKYC Carl Monday Reporter
Adam Shapiro WEWS Adam Shapiro Reporter
Best of Lorrie Taylor WJW Lorrie Taylor Reporter
Bill Sheil WJW Bill Sheil Reporter
Tom Merriman WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter
Tom Meyer - Reporter WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter
Crafts: Anchor - News
Magnesium Fire WEWS Adam Shapiro Anchor
John Stehr WTHR John Stehr Anchor
Breaking News - Body Found WKYC Carole Chandler Morning Anchor
Andrea Morehead WTHR Andrea Morehead Anchor
Crafts: Anchor - Weathercaster
Chris Wright Forecast WTHR Chris Wright
Brian Wilkes Weather WXIN Brian Wilkes Meteorologist
Hurricane on the Way WISH Angela Buchman Meteorologist
Crafts: Anchor - Sportscaster
Football Friday with the Powers Pack WTVG Rob Powers Sports Director
Sports Xtra WRTV Dave Furst Sports Director
Dave Calabro WTHR Dave Calabro Sports Anchor
Sports Locker WISH Anthony Calhoun Anchor
Crafts: On Camera Talent - News
Carl Monday - On Camera WKYC Carl Monday Reporter
The Investigator WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter
Tom Johnson WOIO Tom F. Johnson Freelance Reporter
Man on the Run WJW Lorrie Taylor Reporter
Crafts: On Camera Talent - Non News
Columbo Look-A-Like Pet Craze TV John Kohout CEO
Academic Challenge WEWS Adam Shapiro Host
Michael Atwood WFYI Michael Atwood Host
The Friday Zone WTIU Echo Shappell Host
Crafts: Director - News
Loretta Goode WTHR Loretta Goode Director
Cleveland Cavaliers Basketball on WUAB Cavaliers/Gund Arena Company Patrick J. Murray Director
Academic Challenge WEWS Steve Kurrent Director
Crafts: Director - Tape/Film
Outside Ball State University Terry Marsh Director
Candles and Carols 2003 Covenant Productions David Armstrong Director
Cardinal Stage & Screen: Downtown Fairytale WIPB Arne Ahrens Director
Narrow Ball State University Jaron Henrie-McCrea Director
Crafts: Videographer - News
Coming Home/Combine Derby/A Skater’s Life WTOL Ian Smith Videographer
Detroit Car Show/Browns Business/Santa Visits Hospital WOIO Kevin Dorenkott Videographer
Ali Composite WJW Ali Ghanbari Photojournalist
3 Stories WXIN James Suiter Chief Photographer
Crafts: Videographer - Non News
John Zile / Gazoontite / SEE Ball State University Jaron Henrie-McCrea Videographer/Producer
Tony Williams WFYI Anthony Williams Videographer
Crafts: Editor - News
Mellencamp-O’Neal- Burger Chef Murders WTHR Jason Richards Editor
The Singing Meijer Man WTHR Steve Rhodes Editor
Crafts: Editor - Non News
2003 Editing Composite WKYC Gregory Golya Editor
For Gold and Glory WFYI Eric Maloney Editor
707 - An Invitation WKYC John Zaccardelli Editor
Crafts: Editor - Promotion
Mellencamp/Bobbleheads/News WTHR Brian Mulligan Editor/Compositor
Michele D. Jarvis, Editor WXIN/WTTV Michele D. Jarvis Editor
News Image/Daybreak Image/ Colts Image WISH Don Garner Avid DS Editor
Brickyard-Shattering the Silence-Snowteam WTHR Jason Richards Editor
Crafts: Writer - News
Carl Monday - News Writer WKYC Carl Monday Writer
Weather, UFO and Deep Attack WEWS Leon Bibb Anchor
Crime & Punishment WFMJ Michelle Nicks Reporter
Man on the Run WJW Lorrie Taylor Writer
Reflections on Kennedy WISH Dick Wolfsie Writer
Crafts: Writer - Non-News
Outside Ball State University Terry Marsh Writer
For Gold and Glory WFYI Todd Gould Writer, Producer
Medical Miracles: Innovative Approaches to Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery WKYC Jane Hirz Writer
Michele D. Jarvis, Writer WXIN/WTTV Michele D. Jarvis Writer
Ohio: 200 Years WVIZ/PBS Ken Chowder Writer
Promotion Compilation WJW Lisa March Promotions Producer
Crafts: Graphic Designer
Sports Locker WISH Shawn Mollet Graphic Designer
2003 Design Composite WKYC Gregory Golya Designer
Fox 50/WB4 Graphics Composite WXIN/WTTV Gregory R. Miller Art Director/Designer


Monroe Bush Designer


Lynne Clark Designer


Tara T. Young Designer


Eric Winter Designer
WTHR News Graphic Design 2003 WTHR Janet Birkhead Design Director


Kristina Burke Designer


Todd Donaldson Designer


Terry Ross Designer


Jason Richards Compositor


Brian Mulligan Compositor


Steven Wolfe Designer


Jeff Dutton Design Producer
19 Action News Graphics Package WOIO Matt Quinn Design Director


Joe Scheiman Graphic Designer
Crafts: Research
Failure to Protect WTHR Angie Moreschi Researcher


Gerry Lanosga Researcher
For Gold and Glory WFYI Todd Gould Writer, Producer
Tom Meyer - Researcher WOIO Thomas Meyer Reporter/Researcher
Unconventional Spending WJW Thomas Merriman Reporter
Crafts: Audio
Tri of Minuet WFYI Cedric Freeman Audio Post Production
The Angels Sing WTHR Laura Eisner Audio Mixer
Ghanbari Composite WJW Ali Ghanbari News Photography Editor
Crafts: Lighting
For Gold and Glory WFYI Anthony Williams Director o Photography
Crafts: Music Composition
For Gold and Glory WFYI Dr. David Baker Composer
The Fourteenth Victim Storytellers Media Group, Ltd. Carl Michel Composer
News Specials
The Storm Within WJW Wayne Dawson Producer/Anchor


Herb Thomas Producer/Videographer


John Telich Producer/Reporter


Stacey Bell Reporter


Jacque Smith Reporter
Power Crisis WEWS Lana Durban Executive Producer


Cynthia O'Neill - Edwards Editor
Editorial/Commentary
In The Furst Place WRTV Dave Furst Sports Director
Reality Check with Tattoo Gypsy WOIO Tattoo Gypsy Contributor


Stephen Doerr Executive Producer


Rochelle M. Nowinski Producer


John Potter Photographer


Ron Abrahamsen Photographer


Chris Kline Editor
It’s Just Not Right WTVG Carty Finkbeiner Anchor
Entertainment Programs - Specials
Candles and Carols 2003 Convenant Productions Donald Boggs Producer
Cox Buzzard Blast Cox Communications Matthew Fuller Producer
Trouble No More: The Making of a John Mellencamp Album WTIU Ron Osgood Producer/Director
Sending You a Little Christmas WKYC Terry Moir Cheplowitz Producer


Allen Wohl Director


Steve Pullen Production Designer


Stephen Wisinski Producer
Children/Youth Programs - Regularly Scheduled
Brain Game WTHR Chris Wright Host
Indiana Joni WTTV Joni Michels Executive Producer/Host
Children/Youth Programs - Specials
Dinosaurs - Behind the Roar WJW Bill Martin Host


Stacey Bell Host


Andrea Fishman Producer


Timothy Roskey Photographer
Masters of Gravity: Soapbox Derby Math & Science WNEO/WEAO Steve Mitchell Executive Producer


Duilio Mariola Producer/Director
Trio of Minuet WFYI Gary Harrison Producer


David Tarr Editor


Clayton Taylor Executive Producer


Cedric Freeman Audio Post Production
Magazine Format Programs
Connections Ball State University Jill Siebert Executive Producer
Across Indiana WFYI Jim Simmons Series Producer


David Tarr Editor


Judi Border Art Director


Frank Konermann Series Videographer
Public Affairs Programs - Regularly Scheduled
Hoy En Dia Indiana WTTV Lourdes Duarte News Reporter/Host
Carty & Company WTVG Carty Finkbeiner Anchor
Communities Building Communities #103 WFYI Gary Harrison Producer


Judy O’Bannon Host


Clayton Taylor Executive Producer


David Tarr Editor


Judi Border Art Director
Feagler & Friends Episode 742 WVIZ/PBS Dick Feagler Host


Paul Cox Producer


Dave Pignanelli Executive Producer
Public Affairs Programs - Specials
Dateline Cleveland: In Need of a Vision WKYC Dennis Goulden Writer/Producer


Tim White Host


Gregory T. Hickey Editor/Associate Producer


Michael Greene Videographer


Dean Cummings Videographer


Kathleen Zarzour Graphic Artist


Tom Beres Host/Reporter


Dick Russ Host/Reporter


Kelly Heffernan Associate Producer
Ahead of the Storm WXIN Emily Koschnick Executive Producer
Dateline Cleveland: Outside the Box WKYC Dennis Goulden Writer, Producer


Gregory T. Hickey Editor - Associate Producer


Michael Greene Videographer


Kimbal Fatica Videographer


Kelly Heffernan Associate Producer
Interview Discussion Programs - Shows Scheduled Weekly or Less Often
TECH Cuyahoga Community College Joseph Koskovics Producer


Nicholas D'Amico Director
Words and Music: Bob Gatewood Cuyahoga Community College Alan Gilbertson Producer/Director
Inside Indiana Business with Gerry Dick Grow Indiana Media Ventures Jason Fenwick Executive Producer


Gerry Dick Creator & Host
Straight Talk with John Mellencamp WTHR Julia Moffitt Reporter


Stephen Starnes Photographer


Kyle Duell Photographer


Karl Kroening Photographer


Julie Cooley Producer


Jason Richards Editor
Cultural Affairs Program
And Then We Ate WVIZ/PBS Bob Becker Producer


Luanne Bole-Becker Producer


Mark Smukler Co-Executive Producer


Mark Rosenberger Co-Executive Producer
The Hines Farm Blues Club WBGU-PBS Matthew Donahue Producer


Marlene Harris-Taylor Producer
Innovative Approaches in Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery WKYC Jim Blazar Executive Producer


Carl Aquila Producer


Cynde Estep Producer


Dino Rhodes Producer


Marshall Strome, M.D. Medical Advisor


Jane Hirz Producer/Director/Writer


Dean Cummings Videographer/Editor


Monica Robins Talent
For Gold and Glory WFYI Todd Gould Writer, Producer


David Tarr Editor


Judi Border Art Director
It’s Everything and Then It’s Gone WNEO/WEAO Don Freeman Executive Producer


Phil Hoffman Producer/Director


Brian Glass Videographer
The Fourteenth Victim Storytellers Media Group, Ltd. Mark Stone Producer
Special Programs
Cardinal Stage & Screen: Downtown Fairytale Ball State University Kerstin Krieg Producer


Arne Ahrens Producer


Beverley Pitts Executive Producer


Nancy Carlson Executive Producer


Alice Cheney Executive Producer


Rodger Smith Executive Producer
Ohio: 200 Years WVIZ/PBS Lawrence Hott Co-Producer


Diane Garey Co-Producer


Stephen C. George Content Consultant


Betty Yopko Weibel Content Consultant


Mark Smukler Executive Producer
Salute to Teachers WJW Stacey Bell Host/Reporter


Herb Thomas Producer/Reporter


Wayne Dawson Reporter


Gregory Lockhart Photographer


Meryl Johnson Contributor
Outside WIPB Terry Marsh Writer/Director
Feature/Entertainment Segments
SEE Ball State University Jaron Henrie-McCrea Producer
Trio of Minuet WFYI David Tarr Editor
Yak to Shaq Ball State University Jaron Henrie-McCrea Producer
Think of Music - The Sweet Life of Curley Myers WFYI Gary Harrison Producer
Gary Ball State University Anthony Kubek Producer
Where A Grown Up Can Be a Kid WCRH Jeff Cooney Producer
Sports Event - Live Or Live On Tape
Cleveland Cavaliers Basketball Fox Sports Net Ohio Tom Farmer Executive Producer


Robert A. Pennell Producer


Douglas J. Johnson Director
Cleveland Cavaliers Basketball on WUAB Cavaliers/Gund Arean Company David Dombrowski Executive Producer


Patrick J. Murray Director


Steve Barto Associate Producer
Mini-Marathon WISH Rebecca Hardy Production Manager
Cleveland Indians Baseball Fox Sports Net Douglas J. Johnson Producer


Tom Farmer Executive Producer


Robert A. Pennell Director
Sports Programs - Regularly Scheduled
Cleveland Inidans Postgame Report Fox Sports Net Ohio Tom Farmer Executive Producer


Tony Burke Producer


Andrew Baskin Associate Producer
Tailgate 19 WOIO Katie Rossborough Sports Producer


Joseph Ranyak Executive Producer


Brian Duffy Sports Anchor


Jeff Platz Sports Photographer
The Locker Room Classic Teleproductions Bill Boronkay Producer


David Bacon Producer


Michael Gerlica Camera


Michael Bacon Camera


Adrienne Burgess Editor


Debra Bacon Editor
Sports Xtra WRTV Dave Furst Sports Director
Sports Programs - Specials
McDonald’s Browns Tonight WKYC Brian Crane Producer


Frank Macek Director


Mike Cairns Host


Michael Atkinson Producer
Doc Consilman: Making Waves WTIU Kelly Morris Producer/Writer


Ron Prickel Editor


Phil Meyer Executive Producer


John Kincaid Director
Cavaliers Warm-Up WOIO Joseph Ranyak Executive Producer


David Rottman Sports Anchor
Commercials
You Can Be Anything You Want Belltower Productions, Inc. Stephen R. Campanella Writer/Producer


Jason Tomaric Director/Videographer
Comedy Sportz WTHR Neil White Producer/Director


Karl Kroening Photographer


Kyle Duell Photographer


Jason Richards Editor
Great Lakes Brewing Co.: Locktender Lager WEWS Todd Kleckner Producer
Community Service
Shattering the Silence WTHR Angela Cain Community Affairs Director


Scott Swan Anchor/Reporter


Young-Hee Yedinak Special Projects Producer


Stephen Starnes Photographer/Editor


Greg Goggans Photographer/Editor


Brian Mulligan Editor


Janet Birkhead Design Director


Kristina Burke Graphics Designer


Megan King Assistant Community Affairs Director
Making Change Reinventing our Economy WVIZ/PBS Julie Henry Project Manager/Lead Producer


Shula Neuman Reporter/Producer


Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer


Sally Lewis Editor


Gregory Stoup Content Consultant
WKYC Breast Cancer Awareness/Race for the Cure WKYC Monica Robins Health Anchor


Alina Martinet Community Relations Manager


Romona Robinson News Anchor


Liz Combs Executive Producer
Technical Achievement
NewsLink Indiana Ball State University Alice Cheney General Manager, WIPB-TV


Terry Heifetz Managing Editor


Timothy Pollard Project Director


Tim Underhill Production Manager


Jackson Faber, AIA Architect
Station Promotion - Single Spot
Tribe Time Fox Sports Net Ohio Timothy Baker On-Air Promotions
Nov POP/Year Ender WKYC Micki Byrnes Director of Marketing & Promotion
Daybreak Image WISH Deirdre C. Conners Executive Producer


Janine Huber Young Writer/Producer


Amy Wertz Photographer-Camera B


John Rekis Dir. of Photography - Camera A
Carl Monday POP WKYC Mac Mahaffee Writer/Producer
The Paperboy WOIO Chris Stabile Promotion Producer
On-Air Station Promotion - Campaign
Severe Weather WEWS James Sweet Producer


Jeff Reidel Producer
Cleveland Guy Campaign WOIO Robert Weske Writer/Producer


Rob Boenau Marketing Director


Chris Stabile Co-Producer
“:20 With...” WJW Nancy Stoessner Producer
War Coverage WEWS Jeff Reidel Producer


James Sweet Producer
On-Air Station Promotion - Station Created News Topicals
Mellencamp WTHR Kelly Richards Senior Promotion Producer
Killer Mistaken WOIO Chris Stabile Promotion Producer


Robert Weske Promotion Manager


Rob Boenau Executive Producer
“Mr.” City Worker WJW Lisa March Promotions Producer
Shattering the Silence WTHR Angela Cain Community Affairs Director


Young-Hee Yedinak Special Projects Producer


Brian Mulligan Editor
The Business of Pleasure WISH Janine Huber Young Writer/Producer


John Rekis Director of Photography


Don Garner Editor
Public Service Announcement
Figured You Might Want To Know WIPB Kenneth Loechner Producer


Anthony Kubek Producer
Salute to Soldiers WTHR Julie Cooley Producer
Sci Kids WFYI Jim Simmons Producer
Thanks for Sharing WIPB Kenneth Loechner Producer also: Director, Editor
Student Program
Connections Ball State University Jill Siebert Executive Producer