2016 Emmy Nominees


2016 Emmy® Award Nominations
Title Production Company Member Name Credit
NEWSCAST - EVENING - MARKET 1-20
Channel 3 News At 6 WKYC Jonathan Adkins Managing Editor, Executive Producer
    Sara Shookman Reporter-Anchor
    Alexis Gill Producer
    Allen Wohl Director
    Russ Mitchell Reporter-Anchor
NewsChannel 5 At 11 WEWS Tara Sutton Producer
Channel 3 News At 11 WKYC Julie Flynn Executive Producer
    Meg Hambach Producer
    Russ Mitchell Anchor
    Sara Shookman Anchor
    Hilary Golston Reporter
    Matt Babb Director
    Julie Ocepek Assignment Editor
Cleveland 19 News @ 11PM WOIO Steve Asimou Executive Producer
    Scott Carlson Producer
    Denise Dufala Anchor
    Romona Robinson Anchor
    Tiffani Tucker Reporter
    Dan DeRoos Reporter
Newscast - Evening - Market 21-40
Newspoint At 11 WXIN Kerri Cavanaugh VP Of News
    Krista Lane Producer
    Nicole Pence Anchor
    Thadius Pitts Director
Jared Fogle Sentencing WXIN Kerri Cavanaugh VP Of News
    Allison Herman Executive Producer
    Jeff Kew News Producer
    Robert Donaldson Anchor
    Fanchon Kaczmarek Anchor
CBS4 News At 11pm WTTV Allison Herman Executive Producer
    Andrew Scherer Producer
    Robert Donaldson Anchor
    Debby Knox Anchor
Eyewitness News At 6 WTHR Alexandria Jud News Producer
    Perry Pace Executive Producer
Mall Shooting WTHR Alexandria Jud Producer
    Philip Cannelongo Executive Producer
Newscast - Evening - Market 41+
WKBN 27 First News At Six WKBN Mitch Davis News Director, Content Manager
13abc Action News At 11:00 PM WTVG Jonathan Keilholz Producer
    Diane Larson Anchor
Newscast - Daytime - Market 1-20
Akron Plane Crash WJW Marc Singer Assistant News Director
    Andrew Fishman News Director
    Chris Gibilisco Producer
Newscast - Daytime - Market 21-40
Church Bus Crash WISH Trey Friedrichs Producer
    Lori Wilson Anchor
Westfield Stage Collapse WTHR Philip Cannelongo Producer
    Perry Pace Executive Producer
Newscast - Daytime - Market 41+
13abc Action News At 6:00 PM WTVG Kristen Fofrich Producer
    Lee Conklin News Anchor
Newscast - Morning - Market 1-20
Deadly Akron Plane Crash WEWS Erika Lancaster Executive Producer
Laura Hartog Producer
    Michelle Decker Producer
    Eric Ristow Producer
    Terrence Lee Anchor
    Jackie Fernandez Anchor
    Corrina Pysa Anchor
    Michael Vielhaber Photographer
    Kristin Byrne Reporter
    Dominique Foley Reporter
    Tera Clark Meteorologist
    Somara Theodore Meteorologist
Channel 3 News Today WKYC Matthew Granite Producer
    Greg Drzazgowski Meteorologist
    Heather Brumbaugh Producer
    Ryan Haidet Web Producer
    Danielle Wiggins Traffic Reporter
Newscast - Morning - Market 41+
13abc Action News Good Morning WTVG Pat Nowacki Producer
Jeff Smith Anchor
Sashem Brey Anchor
Brian Michalak Director
McKenzie Kuehnlein Reporter
Your Morning WTOL Joe Cromer Photojournalist
Nicole Grzecki Executive Producer
Maia Belay Reporter
Mike Holden Reporter
Weekend Newscast - Market 1-20
NewsChannel 5 At 6 Weekend - Officer Brelo Verdict WEWS Tara Sutton Producer
Tracy Carloss Reporter
    Ron Regan Investigative Reporter
    Kelly Hainer Senior Producer
Channel 3 News At 11 WKYC Vince Fratiani Producer
    Wale Aliyu Reporter
    Dave Chudowsky Sports Anchor
    Roselyn Muniz Floor Director/Production Assistant
Cleveland 19 News @ 11PM WOIO Frederick DAmbrosi News Director
    Brian Sinclair Executive Producer
    Steve Asimou Executive Producer
    Misty Stiver Producer
    Stannie Grimes Producer
    Michael Brown Photojournalist
    Lydia Esparra Anchor
    Tiffani Tucker Reporter
Weekend Newscast - Market 21-40
CBS4 News At 11 WTTV Krista Lane Executive Producer
Meghann Miller Producer
    Jason Thompson Director
FOX59 Newspoint At 11:00 - Weekend Edition WXIN Christina Griffiths Producer
    McKinley Bundick Director
    Jake Miller Anchor
    Alexis McAdams Reporter
    Krista Lane Executive Producer
Weekend Newscast - Market 41+
NewsChannel 15 Weekend Report WANE Alyssa Ivanson Anchor
13abc Action News Weekend Evening WTVG William Hormann Anchor
    Ross Ellet Meteorologist
    David Hutte Director
    Joshua Love Executive Producer
    Sanaa Orra Reporter
13abc Action News Good Morning WTVG Tony Geftos Anchor
21 News Weekend Evening Newscast WFMJ Matt Stone Anchor/Writer
GENERAL ASSIGNMENT REPORT - WITHIN 24 HOURS
Kokomo's Costly Overdoses WISH Bennett Haeberle Reporter
    Shawn Pierce Producer
A Proper Farewell WTHR Mary Milz Reporter
    Scott Allen Photographer
Active Shooter Training WANE Alyssa Ivanson Reporter
Turbo Tatin WTHR John Duong Producer
GENERAL ASSIGNMENT REPORT - NO TIME LIMIT
Drone Encounters WTHR Rich Van Wyk Reporter
    William Ditton Photographer
Kids & Crime WISH DeAndra Taylor Photographer
    Julian Grace Reporter
Pipeline Under Pressure: The Battle Over NEXUS WKYC Andrew Horansky Reporter
    Matthew Hein Editor
Carl Bachtel Photojournalist
OSU/OVI WOIO Carl Monday Reporter
Holly Sechrist Video Editor
Bad To The Bone? WJW Melissa Reid Reporter
BREAKING NEWS
Fiery Rooftop Dancer WRTV Julie Pursley Reporter
    Glen Welling Photographer
    Terri Cope-Walton News Director
They're Pushing Us Around E.W. Scripps Isaac Blancas Photojournalist
    Todd Walker Reporter
Flying Manhole Covers WTHR Matt McCutcheon News Reporter
SPOT NEWS
Deadly Church Bus Crash WTHR Kevin Rader Reporter
Rich Van Wyk Reporter
Andrea Morehead Anchor
    Anne Marie Tiernon Anchor
Naomi Pescovitz Reporter
Joel Clausen Photojournalist
    Susan Batt Investigative Producer
Saving Kimberly - Lake Erie Ice Rescue WKYC Michael O'Mara Reporter/Producer
George Payamgis Photojournalist
5-Month Old Killed In Cleveland WKYC Hilary Golston Reporter
CONTINUING COVERAGE
First-Aid Fiasco WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter/Producer
Mike Leonard Videographer
    Phil Trexler Researcher
The Amanda Blackburn Murder WTHR Sandra Chapman Investigative Reporter
    Matt Whisner Photojournalist
    Ryan Thedwall Photojournalist
    Joel Clausen Photojournalist
    John Kofodimos Photojournalist
    Gregory Goggans Photojournalist
    Christian Champoux Photojournalist
    Clint Erbacher Photojournalist
    Steve Jefferson Reporter
    Susan Batt Investigative Producer
Tamir Rice And The County Prosecutor WKYC Hilary Golston Reporter
TEAM COVERAGE
The Michael Brelo Verdict WKYC Russ Mitchell Anchor
    Sara Shookman Reporter
    Jonathan Adkins Managing Editor
    Julie Flynn Executive Producer
    Michael O'Mara Reporter
    Lisa Lowry Assignment Manager
    Will Ujek Reporter
    Dan Bowman Photojournalist
    Tom Beres Reporter
    Alexis Gillies Producer
    Brooke Mayhew Director
    David Hrvatin Digital Content Producer
    Vince Fratiani Producer
    Jiselle Macalaguin Digital Content Producer
    Kim Wendel Digital Content Producer
    Mark Smilor Photojournalist
    Carl Bachtel Photojournalist
    Hilary Golston Reporter
Westfield HS Stage Collapse WTHR Andrea Morehead Anchor
    David MacAnally Reporter
    Emily Longnecker Reporter
    Rich Van Wyk Reporter
    Kristina Kirschner Reporter
    Naomi Pescovitz Reporter
    Gregory Goggans Photojournalist
    John Kofodimos Photojournalist
    Susan Batt Field Producer
Cleveland Tragedy: Children Killed WEWS Erika Lancaster Executive Producer
    Michelle Decker Producer
    Eric Ristow Producer
    Laura Hartog Producer
    Gary Abrahamsen Photographer
    Kristin Byrne Reporter
    Corrina Pysa Anchor
    Terrence Lee Anchor
INVESTIGATIVE REPORT - SINGLE STORY
FOJ WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter
    Phil Trexler Producer
Inside An Epidemic WTHR Bob Segall Investigative Reporter
    Bill Ditton Photographer-editor
Addicted To Recovery WTHR Sandra Chapman Investigative Reporter
    William Ditton Photographer/Editor
Firefighter Job Scandal WOIO Carl Monday Reporter
    Bill Loomer Producer
    Holly Sechrist Video Editor
A Need To Know WXIN James Suiter Photographer
    Angela Ganote Reporter
INVESTIGATIVE REPORT - SERIES
Investigating The IRS: "Borrowing" Your Identity WTHR Bob Segall Investigative Reporter
    Bill Ditton Photographer-editor
Desperate For Answers WTHR Sandra Chapman Investigative Reporter
    Ryan Thedwall Photographer/Editor
    William Ditton Photographer
    Cyndee Hebert Producer
    Susan Batt Producer
Waste Collection Time Card Scandal WOIO Carl Monday Investigative Reporter
    Bill Loomer Investigative Producer
    Holly Sechrist Video Editor
    Cassandra Nist Senior Investigative Producer
Suspended Drivers: Catch You Ridin' Dirty WTTV Gregory Dunn Videographer/Editor
    Katie Solove Reporter
SHOOT-DON'T SHOOT WOIO Scott Taylor Investigative Reporter
FEATURE NEWS - REPORT
Bill's Crazy Place WTHR Kevin Rader Reporter
    Steve Rhodes Photographer
Hunting Bigfoot WXIN Kendall Downing Reporter
    James Suiter Photographer
The Man Behind The Faces WRTV Dave Furst Anchor/Reporter
Jim Roeder Photographer
High Speed Hello WTHR Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Field Producer
Badge 210 WANE Alyssa Ivanson Reporter
FEATURE NEWS - SERIES
Edmund Fitzgerald WTVG Lissa Guyton Reporter
    Todd Gaertner Photojournalist
Honoring Hoosier Heroes WISH Loni Blandford Executive Producer
    Teresa Mackin Reporter
    Jeff Wagner Reporter
Only In Indiana WTHR Kevin Rader Producer
    Steve Rhodes Field Producer
    John Whalen Photographer
    Jacob Jennings Photographer
NEWS SPECIAL
Only In Indiana WTHR Kevin Rader Host
    Steve Rhodes Photojournalist
    Susan Batt Producer
Road To Reform: Investigating The Failures & Uncovering The Solutions For The Cleveland Police Department WEWS Jeff Harris News Director
    Melissa Watson Executive Producer
    Kelly Hainer Executive Producer
    Ron Regan Investigative Reporter
    Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
    Joe Pagonakis Investigative Reporter
    Kristin Volk Reporter
    Michael Harris Chief Photographer
    David Arnold Photographer
    Gary Abrahamsen Photographer
    Robert Gardner Specialty Editor
    Jim Doutt Photographer
Stop The Violence WKYC Russ Mitchell Anchor
    Julie Flynn Executive Producer
    Meg Hambach Producer
    Hilary Golston Reporter
    Julie Ocepek Assignment Editor
ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT - NEWS SINGLE STORY/SERIES/FEATURE
All By Myself WJW Ali Ghanbari Producer
Creating Art Out Of Loss WFYI James Simmons Producer
Colbert One On One WTTV Robert Donaldson Reporter
#ThanksDave WTTV Nicole Pence Reporter
    Jake Resler Videographer
ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT - PROGRAM/PROGRAM FEATURE/SPECIAL
Applause Composite WVIZ/PBS ideastream Dee Perry Senior Host/Producer
    Dennis Knowles Producer
    Dave DeOreo Producer
Cook & Belle's Playhouse - Composite WIPB-TV / Ball State University Ben Yonker Director, Camera Operator
    Zachary Amick Camera Operator
    Melinda Bender Camera Operator, Editor
    Luke Butler Camera Operator
Karina Collins Camera Operator
Rachel Hopkins Camera Operator, Editor
Jared Sullivan Camera Operator, Editor
Jessica Knox Camera Operator
Mestiza Music WFYI Aric Hartvig Producer

BUSINESS/CONSUMER - SINGLE STORY/SERIES

Crash Test Dogs WTHR Bob Segall Reporter
    Ryan Thedwall Photographer
    Susan Batt Producer
Drilling For Dollars WISH Bennett Haeberle Reporter
    Shawn Pierce Photographer
9 Volts, Many Risks WEWS Jonathan Walsh Producer
See The Possible: Jobs WKYC Susan Moses Executive Producer
    Jonathan Adkins Managing Editor
    Russ Mitchell Anchor
    Sara Shookman Anchor
    Andrew Horansky Reporter
    Hilary Golston Reporter
    Will Ujek Reporter
    Ryan Haidet Digital Content Producer
    Monica Robins Reporter
Getting Lucky WXIN Daniel Spehler Anchor
    Greg Wilkerson Photographer
CHILDREN/YOUTH/TEEN PROGRAM/SPECIAL
Artrageous With Nate- How To Draw The Scream: Watch|Create|Share Artrageous with Nate Nate Heck Host & Writer
The Friday Zone: Help! WTIU Eric Bolstridge Producer
CRIME - NEWS SINGLE STORY/SERIES
The Survivors WTHR Anne Ryder Reporter
    Steve Rhodes Photographer
    Susan Batt Producer
Killer Concerns WTVG Lissa Guyton Reporter
    Kevin Beining Photojournalist
Indy Unsolved WTTV Richard Mcquaid Reporter
    Shaun Murphy Photographer/editor
Dirt Bike Danger WOIO Carl Monday Reporter
    Cassandra Nist Senior Producer
    Holly Sechrist Video Editor
    Bill Loomer Producer
EDUCATION/SCHOOLS - NEWS SINGLE STORY/SERIES/FEATURE
E-Cot WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter
Phil Trexler Producer
Failure To Comply WEWS Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
Steelworker For The Future WVIZ/PBS ideastream Mary Fecteau Producer
Robot Goes To High School WFMJ Derek Steyer Reporter
    Paul Kiselica Photographer
HEALTH/SCIENCE - SINGLE STORY
Kids In Crisis: Scared To Death Of My Own Child WTHR Bob Segall Reporter
    Bill Ditton Photographer-editor
    Cyndee Hebert Producer
Asleep At The Wheel? WJW Todd Meany Reporter
James Pijor Photojournalist
The Weekly Special: Features: The OSIRIS Camera WTIU Susanne Schwibs Producer
    Justin Crossley Producer
HEALTH/SCIENCE - NEWS SERIES
Be Well: Cancer In Northeast Ohio WVIZ/PBS ideastream Kay Colby Producer
Babies At Risk WTHR Sandra Chapman Reporter
    William Ditton Photographer/Editor
Needle Exchange WISH Bennett Haeberle Reporter
    Tim McNicholas Reporter
    Shawn Pierce Videojournalist
4 Your Health WTTV Debby Knox Reporter
Foster Child Receives Life Saving Gift From Stranger After Public Plea For Help WFMJ Kate Keller Reporter/Photographer/Editor
Heart To Heart WANE Alyssa Ivanson Reporter
HEALTH/SCIENCE - PROGRAM OR SPECIAL
Indiana Expeditions: The Science Of Agriculture WFYI Productions Aric Hartvig Producer
    Rick Crosslin Host
Be Well: Lead Poisoning WVIZ/PBS ideastream Sarah Jane Tribble Reporter/Producer
    Kay Colby Producer
    Anne Glausser Coordinating Producer
    Sally Lewis Editor
How To Avoid A Heart Attack WJW Marc Gillinov Host And Contributor
    Andrea Fishman Producer
    Chuck Rigdon Editor
    Paul Perozeni Executive In Charge Of Production
Race For The Cure Live Show WTHR Naomi Pescovitz Anchor/Reporter/Host
HISTORICAL/CULTURAL PROGRAM OR SPECIAL
Indiana Trailblazers Clover Lane Media/WFYI Productions Archie Allen Producer
    Pete Saetre Editor
Cuba Rediscovered WTHR John Stehr Reporter/Anchor
    John Whalen Photographer
Ideas: Violins Of Hope WVIZ/PBS ideastream Amy Cummings Producer
    Rick Jackson Senior Host/Producer
Erie's Greatest Generation Part 3 WICU WSEE Richard Bonniger Videographer/Editor
    Shane Craig Creative Director
    Kevin Buzard Executive Producer
    Adam Snow Videographer/Editor
HUMAN INTEREST - SINGLE STORY
Dental Mission Of Mercy WFYI Productions Jim Hall Producer
Taps WTHR Kevin Rader Reporter
    Steve Rhodes Photographer
Dylan's Wish Comes True Cleveland Browns Sara Kornokovich Executive Producer
The Mystery Of Pam WJW Suzanne Stratford Reporter
    Kathryn Smith Editor
    Bob Donnelly Photographer
The Big Stir WNWO David Kuznicki Story Producer
HUMAN INTEREST - SERIES
Someone You Gotta Meet WTHR Matt Whisner Reporter
    John Duong Editor
    Ryan Thedwall Editor
    John Whalen Photographer
Honor Flight WISH Teresa Mackin Reporter
CJ Saves Cleveland WJW Chris Gibilisco Producer
Melissa Reid Reporter
    Jessica Bateman Managing Editor
    Andrew Fishman News Director
    CJ DeJohn Reporter
MILITARY: SINGLE STORY/SERIES
Applause: Sgt. Walter Kozerefski And Dachau Prison WVIZ/PBS ideastream Dennis Knowles Producer
Coast Guard Icebreaker: Breaking Through Record Ice WTVG Ross Ellet Reporter
    Todd Gaertner Photojournalist
Invisible Injuries: PTSD In Our Veterans WTOL Emilie Voss Reporter
    Eric Rerucha Photographer
A Veteran's Road To Recovery WTOL Viviana Hurtado Reporter
A Soldier's Story: The Miracle Continues WTVG Lissa Guyton Reporter
    Todd Gaertner Photojournalist
POLITICS/GOVERNMENT - SINGLE STORY/SERIES
City Hall Disservice WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter
    Mike Leonard Videographer
    Phil Trexler Producer
911 Money Misused WTHR Sandra Chapman Reporter
    William Ditton Photographer/Editor
Marriage Mistake WRTV Kara Kenney Investigative Reporter
Questionable Tactics WEWS Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
DeRailed WOIO Laura DeMaria Reporter
    Holly Sechrist Editor
Food Stamp Hoarders WEWS Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
SOCIETAL CONCERNS - SINGLE STORY
My Son Is A Beautiful Girl WTHR Cyndee Hebert Producer
    Anne Marie Tiernon Reporter
    Steve Rhodes Photographer
Get Home Safely: 10 Rules Of Survival SALT Project Elizabeth Myer Executive Producer
    Frank A. Thomas Creative Director
    Andrew Young Videographer
    Bradley Hoehner Editor
A Simple Test WJW David Bradford Videographer-Editor
    Suzanne Stratford News Reporter-Anchor
Wild Indiana WXIN Kendall Downing Reporter
SOCIETAL CONCERNS - SERIES
Crime Watch 8 WISH Amy Howell Executive Producer
    Loni Blandford Managing Editor
Justice For Juan WEWS Kristin Volk Reporter
Are We All Witnesses? WJW Todd Meany Reporter
    James Pijor Photojournalist
United Against Domestic Violence WKYC Monica Robins Reporter
    Matthew Hein Editor
    Susan Moses Executive Producer
    Dan Bowman Videographer
Homeless Families Left Out In The Cold In Northeast Ohio WKYC Hilary Golston Reporter
SPORTS - SINGLE NEWS STORY
Moise Brutus' Comeback WTHR Richard Nye Reporter
Blind Runner WISH Howard Monroe Reporter
Barn Ball WTHR Scott Swan Reporter
    Steve Rhodes Field Producer
More Battle Scars WJW Nabiel Muhammed Photographer/Editor
SPORTS - SPORTSCAST
Friday Football Frenzy WRTV Dave Furst Anchor
    Brad Brown Anchor
    Dave Marren Reporter
Football Friday Season Premiere WTVG David Holmes Host
Steve Slivka Sports Reporter/Photographer
    Joe Nugent Sports Reporter
WKYC NBA FINALS LIVE SPORTSCAST WKYC Dave Chudowsky Sports Anchor
Deflategate WTHR Dave Calabro Sports Director
    Richard Nye Sports Reporter
    Jason Spells Sports Anchor
    Robert Kravitz Senior Sports Reporter
SPORTS-PROGRAM-FEATURE/SEGMENT
Path To The Browns: Joel Bitonio Cleveland Browns Sara Kornokovich Executive Producer
The Offs - Cavs Playoff Anthem Fox Sports Ohio Brent Valenti PRODUCER
Iman Shumpert WRITER / PERFORMER
    Devon Mack MUSIC PRODUCER
    Jeff Platz EDITOR
Ryan's Reel Love WRTV Dave Furst Producer
Broken: The Andrew Stutz Story Ball State University Tyler Bradfield Producer
Dwayne Allen Profile WXIN James Suiter Photographer
    CHRIS HAGAN Reporter
SPORTS-DAILY OR WEEKLY PROGRAM
18 Holes With Jimmy Hanlin - Chambers Bay - US Open Preview Tee It Up Productions Dean Cummings Producer
    Jimmy Hanlin Host
The Zone WISH Anthony Calhoun Sports Director
    Brian Eckstein Producer
    Ross Bolin Sports Producer
SPORTS-PROGRAM SERIES
Indians Live May 14th, 2015 SportsTime Ohio Tom Farmer Executive Producer
    Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
    Mike Bachmann Producer
    Al Pawlowski Talent
JENSEN LEWIS Talent
Access Cavaliers - The Hardwood Classic Episode The Cleveland Cavaliers Dave Dombrowski Executive Producer
Fred McLeod Host
Ryan Banks Host
Leo Simone Producer
David McElhatten Producer
Pacers Live Pregame - Pacers Vs Warriors Fox Sports Indiana Kenneth Sothman Producer
Jeremiah Johnson Host
Cavaliers Live 2015 - Golden State Vs. Cleveland Fox Sports Ohio Joseph Ranyak Producer
Tom Farmer Executive Producer
Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
Allie Clifton Reporter
SPORTS-INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION
Building The Browns - Part 1 Cleveland Browns Sara Kornokovich Executive Producer
Conversations TWC SportsChannel Jason Pheister Executive Producer
    Alison Momeyer Producer
    Bruce Hooley Host
SPORTS - ONE-TIME SPECIAL
Trackside 6 WRTV Dave Furst Producer
    Brad Brown Reporter
    Brady Gibson Producer
    Dave Marren Producer
Cavaliers Live - NBA Finals Game 3 Fox Sports Ohio Joseph Ranyak Producer
    Tom Farmer Executive Producer
    Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
    Brent Valenti Segment Producer
    Allie Clifton Reporter
    Fred McLeod Talent
    Austin Carr Talent
Cavaliers Live Eastern Conference Semifinals - Bulls Vs. Cavs Fox Sports Ohio Joseph Ranyak Producer
    Tom Farmer Executive Producer
    Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
    Allie Clifton Reporter
Operation Football Kickoff Special WTHR Mary Stirsman Senior Producer
    Perry Pace Executive Producer
Rivalry Restored TWC SportsChannel Jason Pheister Executive Producer
    Alison Momeyer Executive Producer
    Rick Davis Camera
    Bryan Levin Camera & Editor
Pacers Live Pregame - Paul George's Return Fox Sports Indiana Kenneth Sothman Producer
    Jeremiah Johnson Host
SPORTING EVENT/GAME - LIVE/UNEDITED
NBA - CAVALIERS BASKETBALL FOX SPORTS OHIO Brent Valenti PRODUCER
    Patrick Kilkenney COORDINATING PRODUCER
    Daniel Sevic DIRECTOR
    Fred McLeod PLAY BY PLAY ANNOUNCER
    Austin Carr GAME ANALYST
    Allie Clifton SIDELINE REPORTER
Cleveland Indians Baseball SportsTime Ohio Jim Murphy Producer
    Steve Barto Associate Producer
    Patrick Murray Director
    Mike Pocta Associate Producer
    Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
    Tom Farmer Executive Producer
WEATHER - NEWS WEATHERCAST
December Tornadoes WTTV Chris Wright Chief MEteorologist
    John Dissauer Meteorolgist
13abc First Warning Weather WTVG Jay Berschback Chief Meteorologist
Skytrak 13 Weather WTHR Nicole Misencik Meteorologist
Sean Ash Meteorologist
DOCUMENTARY
Indiana Crossrails: A Transit Choice Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Garret Brubaker Director/Editor
    Yorgo Douramacos Director
    Dan Edwards Editor
Cassandra Eiler Director
Kiefer Wiseman Director/Producer
A Writer's Roots: Kurt Vonnegut's Indianapolis WFYI Kevin Finch Producer
Jim Hall Co-Producer
Lew Wallace: Shiloh Soldier | Ben-Hur Bard WTIU Ron Prickel Producer
Fireworks: The 2014 International Violin Competition Of Indianapolis WFYI Productions Gary Harrison Producer
Cuba: The Forgotten Revolution WTIU Steven Krahnke Executive Producer
Susanne Schwibs Co-Producer/Editor
Eugene Brancolini Associate Producer
Mario Congreve Director Of Photography/co-producer
Glenn Gebhard Producer/Director
INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL - PROGRAM/SERIES OR SPECIAL
The 60-Second Know-It-All Project The Plain Dealer William Neff Writer/narrator/producer
    Jon Fobes Sound Designer
Artrageous With Nate- How To Draw Essential Manga- History & The Figure:
Watch|Create|Share
Artrageous with Nate Nate Heck Host & Writer
Great Job! WVIZ/PBS ideastream Mary Fecteau Producer
    Laurie Switzer Instructional Designer
INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION - PROGRAM/SERIES OR SPECIAL
Hoosier Legnds-"Terry Trammell" Songbird Media Group/Brian Hammons Productions Brian Hammons Producer/Writer/Host
    Keith Toombs Director Of Photography
    Zachary Rutledge Videographer/Editor
    Jason Rich Videographer
Bill Hudnut: Twililght Reflections, Evening Meditations WFYI Productions James Simmons Producer
    John Krull Co-Writer
    Aubrey Helms Field Producer
    Emily Metheny Videographer
    Andrea TenBarge Videographer
    Aric Hartvig Editor
Joe Journeyman: Behind-the-Scenes Of An NFL Search And Find Book Inside INdiana Business Tracy Chen Executive Producer
    Gerry Dick Host
LIFESTYLE PROGRAM - FEATURE/SEGMENT
Cleveland Cooks WOIO Jen Picciano Reporter/Producer
    Holly Sechrist Editor
    Pete Sartschev Photographer
Christopher Reymann Photographer
    Kevin Dorenkott Photographer
What's Cooking WTHR Julia Moffitt Reporter
    John Whalen Photographer
LIFESTYLE PROGRAM - PROGRAM/SPECIAL
Leaves Of Change WFYI Vincent Manganello Producer/Videographer
    Andrew Young Videographer
Applause: Special - Beyond The Dish - Hamburger Special WVIZ/PBS ideastream Jeff Haynes Producer/Motion Graphics Designer
    Lauren Wilson Producer
MAGAZINE PROGRAM - PROGRAM/SPECIAL
Indianapolis This Week WRTV Rafael Sanchez Co-Host
Brady Gibson Executive Producer
Brad Brown Co-Host
Steve Brenneman Photographer
Hoosier Harvest WIPB John Strauss Host & Writer
Heather Hunt Videographer & Editor
Al Rent Executive Director And General Manager - WIPB-TV
The Measure Of A Horse: Hands To The Finish Line WISH Peggy McClelland Executive Producer
Rachel McLaughlin Coordinating Producer
Mike Polk Jr. Show: "Power Of Attorney" Episode WJW Michael Polk Producer
The Weekly Special: New Paths, New Perspectives WTIU Sarah Curtiss Producer
Jay Kincaid Director
Neighborhood, Behind Every Address Is A Great Story WJW Chuck Rigdon Producer/Editor
Hubert Thomas Producer/Photojournalist
MAGAZINE PROGRAM - FEATURE/SEGMENT
Indiana Prep Zone-"Chase Strong" Songbird Media Group/Brian Hammons Productions Charlotte Dunlap Producer
Applause: Hruby Family WVIZ/PBS ideastream Dennis Knowles Producer
Joe Journeyman: Behind-the-Scenes Of An NFL Search And Find Book Inside INdiana Business Tracy Chen Executive Producer
Gerry Dick Host
Pappy's Sassafras WBGU Thomas Zapiecki Producer/Director
NOSTALGIA PROGRAM - PROGRAM/SPECIAL/SERIES
Hoosier Legends-"Clyde Lovellette" Songbird Media Group/Brian Hammons Productions Keith Toombs Director Of Photography
    Jason Rich Videographer
    Zachary Rutledge Zachary Rutledge
    Brian Hammons Producer/Writer/Host
Road Kid To Writer - The Tracks Of Jim Tully StoryWorks.TV Mark Wade Stone Producer
    Gary C. Manke Associate Producer
The Original North Pole Larry Baker Productions Jennifer Boresz Producer
    Larry Baker Producer
Hope Has A Home GOAL Productions Griff Partington Director
    Robert Ballo Producer
PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS
Issues Facing Veterans WISH Amy Howell Executive Producer
Baby Boom To Aging Boom: Indiana At The Crossroads WFYI Shannon Cagle Dawson Co-Producer
State Of The Classroom Indiana Department of Education Alan Berry Editor And Producer
    Garin Grist Director
ICE League: The First Season Ball State University Chris Taylor Senior Executive Producer
    Andrew Wright Director
Neighborhood: Generation Now WJW Wayne Dawson Anchor
    Kristi Capel Anchor
    Hubert Thomas Photographer Producer
Homeless For The Holidays WANE Terra Redus Brantley Host / Producer
SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE (OTHER THAN NEWS OR SPORTS)
Circle Of Lights WTHR Larry Delia President & General Manager
Festival Of Carols 2015 Goshen College - FiveCore Media Kyle Hufford Director And Executive Producer
    Taylor Stansberry Producer
American Pianist Association: Jazz Finals WFYI Brian Paul Producer
    Peter Kaiser Director
The Cleveland Orchestra: Violins Of Hope Concert WVIZ/PBS ideastream Michael Vendeland Director
    Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer
    Bill O'Connell Host
13abc Celebrates The Lights At The Zoo WTVG Joshua Love Executive Producer
    Kristen Fofrich Producer
COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) - SINGLE SPOT OR CAMPAIGN
We Are Indianapolis Bayonet Media Joseph Vella Producer
    Andrew Quinn Producer
    Kevin Grazioli Producer
Downtown Cleveland - You Are Here Fusion Filmworks Grace Nowak Executive Producer
    Jon LaGuardia Director / Editor / Director Of Photography
The Face Of Foreclosure Road Pictures Greg Malone Producer
UltraViolet Is Rapid Response North Water Partners Paul Vogelsang Producer
    Kyllea Kerg Art Director & Animator
PROMOTION NEWS PROMO - SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
Desperate For Answers WTHR Kelly Richards Writer/Producer
    Kerry Williams Writer/Producer
    Matt Kerkhoff Editor
Kids In Crisis WTHR Kelly Richards Writer/Producer
    Matt Kerkhoff Editor
NBC33 Super Sunday WPTA/WISE Tad Frank Executive Producer
Driveway Guy WPTA/WISE Tad Frank Talent, Exec Producer
WKYC JOBS CAMPAIGN 2015 WKYC Terry Moir Producer/Writer
    Monique Jackson Executive Producer
    Daniel Canterna Producer/Editor
    Joshua Kubicek Producer/Editor
    Ryan Radefeld Producer/Editor
PROMOTION NEWS PROMO - IMAGE
Indiana's News Leaders WTHR Michael Brouder Producer
    Kyle Duell Videographer
    Blake Brenneman Editor
LeBron James Family Foundation 2015 WKYC Margaret Bernstein Producer
    Ryan Radefeld Producer/Editor
Bob Kravitz- No Fear WTHR Kerry Williams Writer/Producer
    Blake Brenneman Editor
    Kyle Duell Videographer
6-Minute Advantage WTHR Kerry Williams Writer/Producer
    Blake Brenneman Editor
    Kyle Duell Videographer
    Jason Richards Graphics Designer
WTHR Leader Campaign WTHR Kelly Richards Writer/Producer
    Kerry Williams Writer/Producer
    Blake Brenneman Editor
    Kyle Duell Videographer
PROMOTION - PROGRAM SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
April In The OHIO Fox Sports Ohio Ron Glasenapp Producer
    Greg Golya Graphic Artist
    John Zaccardelli Editor
Before The League- Campaign TWC SportsChannel David Plantz Promotion Writer/Producer/Editor
PROMOTION - PROGRAM SPORTS
Cleveland Cavaliers - 2015/2016 Game Opener "Glow" Think Media Studios Brian Glazen Executive Producer
    Alex Johnson Executive Producer
    Geoff Yaw, Producer
    Ryan Girard Director
    Ryan Hardy Editor
    Ian Zainea Compositor
    Thom Schwartzhoff Compositor
    Caleb Crossen Director Of Photography
Monumental Kids Movement Indianapolis Monumental Marathon Jet Kaiser Cinematographer, Editor
    Blake Boldon Executive Producer
    Laura Neidig Producer
Talent Takes The Field WRTV Drew Varvel Producer
Cleveland Browns - Kids Therapy WEWS Eric Swinderman Producer/Director
    Todd Kleckner Producer/Editor
PROMOTION - PROGRAM IMAGE
Next Generation Of Smart WKYC Joshua Kubicek Writer / Producer / Editor
Studio Science: A Design + Innovation Consultancy Studio Science Zachary McFarlen Producer/Editor
HomeTeam Starting Five Fox Sports Ohio Ron Glasenapp Producer
    Greg Golya Graphic Artist
TWC SportsChannel 2015 Image TWC SportsChannel David Plantz Promotion Writer/Producer/Editor
COMMERCIAL
IU Football 2015 | Let's Dig In Blueline Kevin Weaver Producer
OrthoIndy Urgent Care Campaign Bayonet Media Joseph Vella Producer
    Andrew Quinn Producer
    Kevin Grazioli Producer
    Kasey Prickel Producer
    Jackie Bilskie Producer
    Chelsea Tuttle Producer
    Megan Golden Producer
    Lindsay Petronie Producer
GreenCycle Mulch Man Campaign Bayonet Media Joseph Vella Producer
    Andrew Quinn Producer
    Kevin Grazioli Producer
    Ryan Abegglen Producer
My Precious WOIO Chris Stabile Producer, Editor/VFX
OVERALL EXCELLENCE
Overall Station Excellence WFYI Lloyd Wright President & CEO
This Is CBS4 - Indianapolis WTTV Paul Rennie VP And General Manager
WTHR WTHR Larry Delia President & General Manager
NEWS EXCELLENCE
WISH-TV News Excellence WISH Elbert Tucker News Director
13abc Action News WTVG Brian Trauring News Director
Channel 3 News WKYC Brennan Donnellan News Director
Eyewitness News WTHR Kathy Hostetter News Director
COMMUNITY SERVICE
Community Service WFYI Gail Thomas Strong Vice President, Community Engagement
WKYC #WeReadHere Campaign WKYC Margaret Bernstein Project Manager
WKBN Community Service Excellence WKBN David Redig Promotion Director
Sunrise Cookbook/United Christmas Service WTHR Michael Brouder Director Of Marketing/Creative Services
2015 FOX 8 / ST JUDE DREAM HOME CAMPAIGN WJW Antoinette Garbo Community Relations Director / Executive Producer
JOURNALISTIC ENTERPRISE -WITHIN 24 HOURS
Crime Beat WISH DeAndra Taylor Journalist
    Julian Grace Journalist
Tom Meyer WKYC Tom Meyer Producer
JOURNALISTIC ENTERPRISE -UNLIMITED TIME
Bennett Haeberle - Journalistic Enterprise WISH Bennett Haeberle Reporter
Reporter Tom Meyer WKYC Tom Meyer Producer
Bob Segall -- 13 Investigates WTHR Bob Segall Producer
CRAFTS: AUDIO
Driven To Paint WTHR Ryan Thedwall Audio Mixer
Fireworks: The International Violin Competition Of Indianapolis 2014 WFYI Cedric Freeman Audio Engineer
    Steve McQueary Audio Engineer
Angels Sing WTHR Laura Eisner Audio Engineer
    Dan Bordenkecher Assistant Audio Engineer
CRAFTS: MUSICAL COMPOSITION/ARRANGEMENT
Lucky Diaz Rainy Day Dimes, LLC Lucky Diaz Composer/Arranger
Lew Wallace: Shiloh Soldier | Ben-Hur Bard WTIU Nathanael Pangrazio Composer/Arranger
Eric Taylor Composite StoryWorks.TV Eric Taylor Composer
Indiana Trailblazers Cloverlane Media/WFYI Tyron Cooper Composer
CRAFTS: RESEARCH
Beyond The Powder WNEO / Hemlock Films Adam White Researcher
    Kara Martinelli Researcher
ADDICTION: Heroin And Pills WBGU Marcus Harrison Researcher
Be Well: Lead Poisoning WVIZ/PBS ideastream Kay Colby Researcher
Before The League- Documentary Research TWC SportsChannel Jason Pheister Researcher
    Alison Momeyer Researcher
    Bryan Peluso Researcher
CRAFTS: DIRECTOR - LIVE OR LIVE TO TAPE
Mike Vendeland: Violins Of Hope Concert WVIZ/PBS ideastream Michael Vendeland Director
CRAFTS: DIRECTOR - NEWSCAST
Donaldson - Director WTOL David Donaldson Director
Ray Masterson Directing Composite WXIN Ray Masterson Director
CRAFTS: DIRECTOR - SPORTS
Paul George Returns - Pacers Vs Heat Fox Sports Indiana Jamie Berns Director - Live Event Sports
Cavaliers Basketball - Director Dan Sevic Fox Sports Ohio Daniel Sevic Director
DIRECTOR-NON-LIVE
Beyond The Powder WNEO / Hemlock Films Kara Martinelli Director
Indiana's Hardest Hit Fund Road Pictures Alphonzo Wesson Director
Before The League - Director TWC SportsChannel Jason Pheister Director
Andrew Quinn Directing Compilation Bayonet Media Andrew Quinn Director
CRAFTS: EDITOR - PROGRAM
A Writer's Roots-Kurt Vonnegut's Indianapolis WFYI Productions Jim Hall Editor
Applause: Special - Beyond The Dish - Farmer's Market WVIZ/PBS ideastream Jeff Haynes Editor
Hope Has A Home GOAL Productions Griff Partington Editor
CRAFTS: EDITOR - SHORT FORM
Before The League (Open) TWC SportsChannel Jason Pheister Editor
Andrew Quinn Editing Compilation Bayonet Media Andrew Quinn Editor
Indiana Crossrails: All Aboard The American Dream Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Garret Brubaker Editor
    Dan Edwards Editor
Chris Stabile: Editing Composite WOIO Chris Stabile Editor
Matt Kerkhoff Composite WTHR Matt Kerkhoff Editor
       
CRAFTS: EDITOR - NEWS/SPORTS
Editor- DeAndra Taylor WISH DeAndra Taylor Editor
Dave Grove Edit Reel WXIN David Grove Editor
4 Stories WXIN James Suiter Editor
Steve Rhodes Edit Composite WTHR Steve Rhodes Editor
GRAPHIC ARTS - NEWS, ANIMATION, ART DESIGN, SET DESIGN
Chris Newman Compilation WISH Chris Newman Art Director/Graphic Artist
Composite - Michael Hoge Animation And Graphics BCSN Michael Hoge Editor/Animator
2015 WTHR News Graphic Design WTHR Jason Richards Graphic Designer
    Amy Ramirez Graphic Designer
    Kris Burke Graphic Designer
    Steve Wolfe Graphic Designer
    Terry Ross Graphic Designer
2015 Selects Fox Sports Ohio Greg Golya Designer/Animator
    Joseph Von Enck Designer/Animator
We Are SpyGlass North Water Partners Kyllea Kerg Creative Director & Lead Animator
    John Stanchina Editor & Sound Design
CRAFTS: LIGHTING - STUDIO & LOCATION
Justin Billau Lighting Composite WTVG JUSTIN BILLAU Lighting
Newsmakers Wood Innovative Group, LLC Bernard D. Wood Lighting Director
Trial By Laughter Wood Innovative Group, LLC Bernard D. Wood Lighting Director
Joe Vella Lighting Compilation Bayonet Media Joseph Vella Lighting Director
CRAFTS: TALENT ANCHOR-NEWS
Scott Sander WISH Scott Sander Anchor
Dhomonique Ricks, Anchor WEWS Dhomonique Ricks Anchor
Lori Wilson WISH Lori Wilson Anchor
Jim Blue WNWO Jim Blue Anchor
CRAFTS: TALENT - ANCHOR - WEATHER
Meteorologist Ross Ellet Composite WTVG Ross Ellet Meteorologist
Late July Heat WKYC Greg Drzazgowski Meteorologist
Beth McLeod Weather WOIO Beth McLeod Weathercaster
Meteorologist Jason Nicholas - Composite WEWS Jason Nicholas METEOROLOGIST
Chuck Lofton - Weather 2015 WTHR Chuck Lofton Meteorologist
CRAFTS: TALENT - ANCHOR - SPORTS
Composite: Steve Andress COLTS TV Steve Andress Sports Anchor
Dave Furst Sports WRTV Dave Furst Anchor
CRAFTS: TALENT - COMMENTATOR/EDITORIALIST
Browns Hangover With Mike Polk, Jr. WJW Michael Polk Commentator
In The Furst Place WRTV Dave Furst Sports Anchor
CRAFTS: TALENT - REPORTER - LIVE
Reporter Tom Meyer WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter
Rafael Sanchez Composite WRTV Rafael Sanchez Reporter
Kris Kirschner Reports WTHR Kristina Kirschner Reporter
TALENT - PERFORMER/HOST/NARRATOR
Beth McLeod WOIO Beth McLeod Host
Alisha Gaddis Rainy Day Dimes, LLC Alisha Gaddis Performer
Tracy Forner - Indy Style Host WISH Tracy Forner Indy Style Host
Hosting Race For The Cure Live Show WTHR Naomi Pescovitz Host
Mike Polk Jr. "The Rizzo Show" WJW Michael Polk Performer
CRAFTS: PHOTOGRAPHER - PROGRAM (NON-NEWS)
Cummings-18 Holes With Jimmy Hanlin Tee It Up Productions Dean Cummings Photographer
Before The League- Photographer TWC SportsChannel Rick Davis Director Of Photography
Indiana Crossrails: All Aboard The American Dream Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Dan Edwards Photographer
Joe Vella Photography Compilation Bayonet Media Joseph Vella Photographer
The Weekly Special; Expressions; The Osiris Camera WTIU Gabriel C. Lantz Videographer
CRAFTS: PHOTOGRAPHER - NEWS
2015 News Photographer Melt WTHR Ryan Thedwall Photographer
Billy Mo's 2015 Story Voyage WJW Nabiel Muhammed Photographer
Steve Rhodes Videography Composite - 3 Stories WTHR Steve Rhodes Photographer
CRAFTS: VIDEO ESSAY (SINGLE CAMERA ONLY)
IU Glass Shop WTIU Jason Pear Videographer
The Volley Of Fire WJW Ali Ghanbari Photographer
CRAFTS: VIDEO JOURNALIST - WITHIN 24 HOURS
Trooper Selfie Goes Viral WISH Nicholas Natario Videojournalist
VJ- Jeff Wagner WISH Jeff Wagner VideoJournalist
VJ-Tim McNicholas WISH Timothy McNicholas VideoJournalist
CRAFTS: VIDEO JOURNALIST - UNLIMITED TIME
VJ- Jeff Wagner (No Time Limit) WISH Jeff Wagner VideoJournalist
The Delivery Man WKYC Will Ujek Multi Media Journalist
A Walk To Remember Ball State University Zac Miklusak Producer
CRAFTS: WRITER - PROGRAM
Beyond The Powder WNEO/ Hemlock Films Adam White Writer
    Kara Martinelli Writer
    Angelica Compton Writer
A Writer's Roots: Kurt Vonnegut's Indianapolis WFYI Productions Kevin Finch Writer
The 60-Second Know-It-All Project The Plain Dealer William Neff Series Writer
Before The League- Writer TWC SportsChannel Alison Momeyer Writer
CRAFTS: WRITER - NEWS
Carl Monday: News Writer WOIO Carl Monday Writer
The Magic School Bus WNWO David Kuznicki Writer
Kevin Rader Composite WTHR Kevin Rader Writer
STUDENT: NEWSCAST & INFORMATION
ZTV Sports Report ZTV, The University of Akron Juan Eduardo Contreras B. Executive Producer
    Daniel Cermak Producer
    Brian Bealko Reporter
    Terrance Rabbitts Reporter
    Kara Riccardi Host/Reporter
    Khalil Smith Reporter
    Parker Smith Host/Reporter
    Donald Wagner Reporter
    Andrew Wilms Reporter
Ball State Basketball: Out Of The Shadows Ball State Sports Link Chris Taylor Instructor
    Dillon Welch Producer
    Matt Organ Producer
    Matt Craig Assistant Producer
    Tim Reusche Assistant Producer
STUDENT: ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT/CULTURAL AFFAIRS
The Blue Flash: A Midwest Coaster Story Taylor University Kathy Bruner Executive Producer
    Austin Yoder Producer
    David Stallard Director
    Daniel Ford Editor
    Joshua Taylor Post Production Supervisor
    John Bruner Professor
When The Game Changes: A Playbook For Perseverance Taylor University Kathy Bruner Executive Producer
    Abbie Brewer Producer
    Ashley Young Director
    Jamie Bell Editor
    Joshua Taylor Post Production Supervisor
    John Bruner Professor
STUDENT: LONG FORM
Ball State Baseball: Believe Ball State Sports Link Chris Taylor Instructor
    Kaitlyn Young Producer
    Mick Tidrow Producer
    Connor Onion Producer
Gift Of David T. Owsley Ball State University Shane Dresch Director/Cinematographer
    Jennifer Ma Associate Director
    Jeffery Wehner Associate Director
    Robert Brookey Faculty Advisor
    Robert La France Faculty Advisor
    Robert Kvam Faculty Advisor
    Michael O'Hara Faculty Advisor
    Timothy Pollard Faculty Advisor
The Glassmakers: Exploring An Indiana Tradition Taylor University Kathy Bruner Executive Producer
    Elyse Horb Producer
    Hanson Reed Director
    AJ Ablog Editor
    Joshua Taylor Post Production Supervisor
    John Bruner Professor