2017 Emmy Winners

2017 Emmy® Winners
Title Production Company Member Name Program Credit
Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs
A New Statement: Michael Dunbar at Ball State University Ball State University
Timothy Pollard Faculty Advisor
Robert La France Faculty Advisor
Robert Brookey Faculty Advisor
Torey Fox Executive Producer
Caleb Noffsinger Associate Producer
Alaynee Fink Associate Producer
Maureen Federo Associate Producer
Arts/Entertainment - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Indiana's Very Own WTTV
Robert Donaldson Reporter
Nicole Pence Reporter
Olivia Dangler Assistant News Director
Arts/Entertainment - Program/Program Feature/Special
La Casa Azul, The Musical WFYI
James Simmons Producer
Aric Hartvig Editor
Gregory Glade Hancock Composer/Choreographer
Freddie Murphy Audio Compilation Bayonet Media
Freddie Murphy Audio Engineer
Breaking News
Deadly School Bus Crash WTHR
Andrea Morehead Anchor
Anne Marie Tiernon Anchor
Clint Erbacher Photojournalist
Gregory Goggans Photojournalist
Ryan Thedwall Photojournalist
John Whalen Photojournalist
Philip Cannelongo Executive Producer
Susan Batt Producer
Business/Consumer - Single Story/Series
Craigslist Cons WRTV
Kara Kenney Investigative Reporter
Children/Youth/Teen Program/Special
NewsDepth WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Mary Fecteau Producer
Rick Jackson Senior Host/Producer
Laurie Switzer Outreach & Special Projects Coordinator
Margaret Thompson Assistant Producer
Nick Castele Reporter/Producer
Jeff Haynes Producer/Motion Graphics Designer
Live Indy Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Producer
Andrew P. Quinn Producer
Kevin Grazioli Producer
Ryan Abegglen Producer
Jenn Hoffman Producer
Keri Kirschner Producer
Community Service
WFYI Community Engagement WFYI
Gail Thomas Strong Vice President, Community Engagement
Community/Public Service (PSA) - Single Spot or Campaign
Downtown Cleveland - One More Time Fusion Filmworks
Grace Nowak Executive Producer
Jon LaGuardia Director / Director of Photography / Editor
Continuing Coverage
Broken Roads, Broken System WEWS
Jonathan Walsh Investigative Producer
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
Crime - News Single Story/Series
Shattering the Silence: Carleigh Hager in Her Own Words WTHR
Emily Longnecker Reporter
Joe Fenton Photographer
Director - Live or Live to Tape
Pacers Live Pregame Fox Sports Indiana
Jamie Berns Director
Director - Newscast
Steve Kurrent Director
Director - Sports
Indians 2016 SportsTime Ohio
Michael Symonds Director
Paul Brown: Ohio's Head Coach Spectrum Sports
Jason Pheister Director
Documentary - Cultural
Attucks: The School That Opened A City WFYI
Ted Green Producer
Pete Saetre Co-Producer
Violins of Hope: Strings of the Holocaust WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Lance Shultz Managing Producer
Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer
Michael Vendeland Contributing Director
Documentary - Historical
Hoosiers: The Story of Indiana - Episode 3 WFYI
Kim Jacobs Producer
Kyle Travers Producer/Editor
James Madison Host
Documentary - Topical
Saving Species: The Indianapolis Prize WTHR Special WTHR
Judith Palermo Executive Producer
Cyndee Hebert Executive Producer
Matt Mays Director of Content
Karen Burns Executive Producer
Melanie Laurendine Producer
Editor - News/Sports
Edit Composite WTHR
Steve Rhodes Editor
Editor - Program (Non-News)
Bryan Levin Editing Reel Spectrum Sports
Bryan Levin Editor
Editor - Short Form
WKYC Editor Short Form Compilation 2016 WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Editor
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Reading, Writing & Real Estate WKYC
Tom Meyer Reporter/Writer
Mike Leonard Videographer/Editor
Phil Trexler Researcher
Environment - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Dangerous Exposure WTHR
Sandra Chapman Investigative Producer
Ryan Thedwall Editor
William Ditton Photographer
Susan Batt Producer
Feature News - Report
Ghosts of Gary WTHR
Steve Rhodes Photographer
Jeremy Brilliant Reporter
Feature News - Series
Eyewitness to Brazil WTHR
Steve Rhodes Editor/Producer
Scott Swan News Anchor
General Assignment Report - Within 24 Hours
Food Stamp Millionaire WKYC
Tom Meyer Reporter/Writer
Mike Leonard Videogrpaher/Editor
Phil Trexler Researcher
Graphic Arts - News, Animation, Art Design, Set Design
It's A Wonderful Life: Animated Opening Ball State University
Chris Flook Animator
Health/Science - News Series
Teen Suicide: Jacob's Story WANE
Brett Thomas Reporter/Writer
Ross Kinsey Photographer/Editor part 1
Cody Murphy Photographer/Editor part 2
Health/Science - Program or Special
Heroin Hits Home: A Search for Answers WJW
Bill Sheil Anchor/Reporter/Producer
Ali Ghanbari Photojournalist
Chris Reece Photojournalist
Andrew Fishman Executive Producer
Paul Perozeni Executive Producer
Monica Volante Producer
Health/Science - Single Story
Cipro Suicides WEWS
Ron Regan Investigative Reporter
Rob Gardner Editor
Historical/Cultural Program or Special
The Temple Makers WFYI
Michael Husain Producer
Bryan Boyd Editor
Human Interest - Series
Only in Indiana WTHR
Kevin Rader Producer
Steve Rhodes Field Producer
John Duong Field Producer
Clint Erbacher Photojournalist
Human Interest - Single Story
Time With Dad WTHR
Kevin Rader Producer
Steve Rhodes Field Producer
Informational/Instructional - Program/Series or Special
The 60-Second Know-It-All Project The Plain Dealer
William Neff Producer/Narrator
Jon Fobes Sound Designer
Interview/Discussion - Program/Series or Special
IN Focus: Gov. Pence takes national stage at RNC WTTV
Daniel Spehler Anchor
Jeff Kew Producer
Investigative Report - Series
Charity Caught on Camera WTHR
Bob Segall Producer/Writer
William Ditton Photographer
Susan Batt Producer
Cyndee Hebert Producer
Scott Hums Digital Content Director
Steve Wolfe Graphic Designer
Amy Ramirez Graphic Designer
Investigative Report - Single Story
FOX59 Investigates: Fertility Doctor Using Own Sperm on Patients WXIN
James Suiter Photographer
Angela Ganote Reporter
Journalistic Enterprise - No Time Limit
Bob Segall -- 13 Investigates WTHR
Bob Segall Producer
Journalistic Enterprise -Within 24 Hours
Tom Meyer WKYC
Tom Meyer Producer
Lifestyle Program - Feature/Segment
The Story of George and Frances Ball Ball State University
Chris Flook Motiongraphics
Alina Beteringhe Director
Jillian Clark Cinematographer
Daniel Johnson Lead Editor
Lifestyle Program - Program/Special
Celebration in Art: Presented by the Weekly Special WTIU
Sarah Curtiss Producer/Editor
Robert Anderson Executive Producer
Lighting - Studio & Location
Joseph Vella lighting Compilation Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Lighting Director
Live Sports Producer
Hickory Night: Knicks vs. Pacers Fox Sports Indiana
Max Leinwand Game Producer
Long Form
Rest of Your Life Taylor University
John Bruner Executive Producer
Joshua Taylor Post Production Supervisor
Hanson Reed Writer
Shirley Irwin Producer
David Stallard Editor
AJ Ablog Cinematographer
Magazine Program - Feature/Segment
The Weekly Special - Expressions: Daren Redman WTIU
Susanne Schwibs Producer/Director
Jason Pear Videographer
Magazine Program - Program/Special
Applause: Episode 1819 WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Dennis Knowles Producer
Dee Perry Host/Producer
Military: Single Story/Series
A World War II Veteran's 71 Year Journey Home WTOL
Joe Cromer Photojournalist
Viviana Hurtado Anchor/Reporter
Musical Composition/Arrangement
Attucks: The School That Opened A City WFYI
Tyron Cooper Talent/Composer
News Excellence
News 5 News Excellence WEWS
Jeff Harris News Director
News Special
'Til Death: Ohio Women At Risk WEWS
Kelly Hainer Executive Producer
Ron Regan Chief Investigator
Sarah Buduson Investigator
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
Andrew Sugden Photographer
Michael Harris Photographer
Rob Gardner Editor
Danita Harris Anchor
Rob Powers Anchor
Newscast & Information
ZTV: Lights. Camera. Akron ZTV, The University of Akron
Juan Eduardo Contreras B. Executive Producer
Khalil Smith Producer
Matt Barnhart Host/Reporter
Jade Marshall Host/Reporter
Brooke McKivergan Reporter
Madelyne Watkins Reporter
Kathryn Bowman Reporter
Dahmere Epperson Production Assistant
Cortez Grayson Production Assistant
Newscast - Evening - Market 1-20
News 5 at 11: Deadly Discovery WEWS
Tara Sutton Producer
Danita Harris Anchor
Darcy Tatum Director
Rob Powers Anchor
Megan Hickey Reporter
Warren Stewart Executive Producer
Newscast - Evening - Market 21-40
Eyewitness News Nightbeat: Kokomo Tornadoes WTHR
Alexandria Jud Producer
Philip Cannelongo Executive Producer
Newscast - Evening - Market 41+
Erin O'Rear Producer
Tim Miller Reporter
Michelle Zepeda Reporter
Emilie Voss Anchor
Jerry Anderson Anchor
Steve Bratton Director
Newscast-Daytime-Market 1-20
Protests outside the Republican National Convention Day 2 WEWS
Brittany Miller Senior Producer
Meredith Kieger Director
Reggie Young Photographer
Dhomonique Ricks Reporter
Newscast-Daytime-Market 21-40
Eyewitness News at Noon WTHR
Bobbie Brooks Producer
Newscast-Daytime-Market 41+
13abc Action News WTVG
Diane Larson Anchor
Lee Conklin Anchor
Jaclyn Maassel Editor
Dakota Cleland Producer
Benjamin Cathey Reporter
Newscast-Morning-Market 1-20
Good Morning Cleveland: RNC Finale WEWS
David Calhoun Director
Erika Lancaster Executive Producer
Kristin Krauss Traffic Anchor
Dana Bishop Producer
Eric Ristow Producer
Michelle Decker Field Producer
Nicole DeChant Producer
Terrence Lee Field Anchor
Corrina Pysa Anchor
Newscast-Morning-Market 21-40
CBS4 This Morning WTTV
Vickie Binkley Executive Producer
Anthony Vrana Producer
Nicole Pence Anchor
Lindsay Schwarzwaelder Meteorologist
Newscast-Morning-Market 41+
Morning Show WTOL
Nicole Grzecki Executive Producer
Vic Pratt News Producer
Sara Shouhayib Reporter
Overall Excellence
Larry Delia President & General Manager
Photographer - News
Eyewitness to Brazil WTHR
Steve Rhodes Photographer
Photographer - Program (non-news)
Joseph Vella Photography Compilation Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Photographer
Politics/Government - Single Story/Series
Carl Monday Producer
Cassandra Nist Senior Producer of Investigations
Promotion - Program Image
WKYC Olympics Everyday Champions WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Producer/Editor
Terry Moir Cheplowitz Producer/Writer
Promotion - Program Single Spot/Campaign
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Ted Green Producer
Vincent Manganello Videographer
Mika Brown Co-Producer
Pete Saetre Editor
Promotion - Program Sports
Rings Think Media Studios
Brian Glazen Producer
Josh Booth Producer
AJ Johnson Executive Producer
Ryan Girard Director
Thom Schwartzhoff Editor
Caleb Crossen Director Of Photography
Promotion News Promo - Image
Eyewitness to Your World WTHR
Kerry Williams Producer
Kyle Duell Photographer
Promotion News Promo - Single Spot/Campaign
Man Behind the Mask WTHR
Kerry Williams Producer
Matt Kerkhoff Editor
Public/Current/Community Affairs
#WishfulWednesday WTTV CBS 4
Nicole Pence Anchor/Reporter
Anthony Mobley Photojournalist/Editor
Heroin at Home WISH
Loni Blandford Managing Editor
Elbert Tucker News Director
Attucks: The School That Opened A City WFYI
Ted Green Researcher
Short Form
Against All Odds: The Sean Wiggins Story Ball State Sports Link
Chris Taylor Instructor
Mick Tidrow Executive Producer
Short Format Program - Informational/Entertainment
Kid Advice for the Next President SALT Project
Elizabeth Myer Creative Director
Andrew Young Videographer
Bradley Hoehner Videographer/Editor
Societal Concerns - Series
Neighborhood Watch: We're Talking, But Who's Listening? WXIN
Fanchon Stinger Reporter/Anchor
James Suiter Photographer/Editor
Societal Concerns - Single Story
Queens Inside Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Producer
Andrew P. Quinn Producer
Kevin Grazioli Producer
Jenn Hoffman Producer
Keri Kirschner Producer
Ryan Abegglen Producer
Special Event Coverage (other than news or sports)
James Simmons Producer
Brian Paul Field Producer
Dr. James Whitton Aikman Composer
Sports - Documentary
Paul Brown: Ohio's Head Coach Spectrum Sports
Alison Momeyer Producer
Jason Pheister Executive Producer
Rick Davis Camera
Bryan Levin Editor
Sports - Feature/Segment
Dear Teddy Ball State University
Tyler Bradfield Executive Producer
Connor Nichols Co-Producer
Sports - Live Event
2016 Mid-American Conference Gymnastics Championships Ball State Sports Link
Chris Taylor Instructor
Aaron Hepp Executive Producer
Sports - One-Time Special
Trackside 6 WRTV
Dave Furst Producer
Brad Brown Reporter
Dave Marren Photographer
Michael Grady Reporter
Sports - Single News Story
Carpooling with Helio WTHR
Dave Calabro Reporter
Steve Rhodes Photographer
Sports - Sportscast
Dave Griffiths: Carb Day Sportscast WXIN
David Griffiths Sports Anchor
Sports Event/Game - Live/Unedited
Cleveland Cavaliers - NBA Coverage Fox SportsOhio
Brent Valenti Producer
Fred McLeod Play By Play
Austin Carr Analyst
Allie Clifton Reporter
Daniel Sevic Director
Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
Karl Kronenberger Associate Producer
Mitchell Hadden Videographer
Tom Farmer Executive Producer
Sports Program
Inner City Educational League: Season 2 Ball State Sports Link
Chris Taylor Instructor
Tim Reusche Executive Producer
Sports-Daily or Weekly Program
The Zone WISH
Anthony Calhoun Sports Director
Ross Bolin Producer
Cavs HQ Episode #6 - Ehlo, Nance, and Sellers discuss The Shot Cleveland Cavaliers
Leo Simone Producer
David McElhatten Producer
Dave Dombrowski Executive Producer
Ryan Banks Producer
Fred McLeod Producer
Sports-Program Series
Indians LIVE SportsTime Ohio
Tom Farmer Executive Producer
Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
Michael Bachmann Producer
Jeff Platz Director
Al Pawlowski Talent
Jensen Lewis Talent
Spot News
Elementary School Principal Killed WTHR
Jennie Runevitch Field Anchor
Clint Erbacher Photojournalist
Talent - Anchor - Sports
Tony Zarrella Sports Anchor WOIO
Tony Zarrella Sports Anchor
Talent - Anchor - Weather
Chuck Lofton - Weather 2016 WTHR
Chuck Lofton Meteorologist
Talent - Anchor-News
Lauren Lowrey, Anchor WISH
Lauren Lowrey Morning Anchor
Talent - Commentator/Editorialist
In the Furst Place WRTV
Dave Furst Editorialist
Talent - Performer/Host/Narrator
Is This A Real Van Gogh Painting? Artrageous with Nate
Nate Heck Host
Talent - Reporter - General Assignment
Hilary Golston General Assignment WKYC
Hilary Golston Reporter
Talent - Reporter - Investigative
Tom Meyer-Reporter WKYC
Tom Meyer Reporter
Ron Regan Composite WEWS
Ron Regan Investigative Reporter
Talent - Reporter - Live
Start Your Morning LIVE with Carrie Cline! WTHR
Carrie Cline Reporter
Talent - Reporter - Political
Dan Spehler 2016 Composite WXIN
Daniel Spehler Reporter
Talent - Reporter - Sports
Sports Xtra Spotlights WRTV
Dave Furst Sports Reporter
Team Coverage
News 5 at 5: Title Tuesday WEWS
Amanda Merrell Producer
Darcy Tatum Director
Technical Achievement
Tethers and small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) WFYI
Ron Shelnutt Cinematographer
Video Journalist - Unlimited Time
Dear Teddy Ball State University
Tyler Bradfield Video-Journalist
Video Journalist - Within 24 Hours
Jeff Wagner composite WISH
Jeff Wagner Video-Journalist
Weather - News Single Story
A Sudden Strike WTVG
Ross Ellet Meteorologist
Todd Gaertner Photojournalist
Weather - News Weathercast
13abc's First Warning Forecast WTVG
Jay Berschback Chief Meteorologist
Ross Ellet Meteorologist
Benjamin Cathey Meteorologist
Weekend Newscast - Market 1-20
WJW - 6PM Weekend Newscast 2016 WJW
Nicholas Kovach Producer
Bill Sheil Anchor
Suzanne Stratford Reporter
Weekend Newscast - Market 41+
13abc Action News Good Morning WTVG
Tony Geftos Anchor
Christina Williams Anchor
Samantha Stripe Producer
Michael Kreuz Photographer/Editor
Writer - News
Kevin Rader Composite WTHR
Kevin Rader Writer
Writer - Program
Attucks: The School That Opened A City WFYI
Ted Green Writer