2019 Emmy Winners

2019 Emmy® Winners
Title Production Company Member Name Program Credit
Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs
ZTV Lowdown ZTV, The University of Akron
Juan Eduardo Contreras B. Executive Producer
Payton Burkhammer Producer
Jack Stern Producer
Curtis Richardson Segment Producer
Jeremiah Luke Segment Producer
Sophia Stokes Segment Producer
Jordyn Fye Segment Producer
Tyreese West Segment Producer
Kiara Cowart Segment Producer
Clayton Schrock Segment Producer
Kylie Stanley Segment Producer
 
Arts/Entertainment - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Lois Main Templeton WFYI
Kyle Travers Producer
 
Arts/Entertainment - Program/Program Feature/Special
Who Was Frida Kahlo? Artrageous with Nate
Nate Heck Executive Producer & Host
 
Audio
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Cedric Freeman Recording Engineer
Steve McQueary Audio Post-Production Engineer
Kent Vernon Audio Post-Production Engineer
Pete Saetre Sound Design
 
Breaking News
Noblesville School Shooting WISH
Allen Carl News Director
 
News 5 at Noon Suicide at Jackson Middle School WEWS
Marcel Longo Producer
Terrence Lee Anchor
Meredith Kieger Director
 
Business/Consumer - Single Story/Series
Home Renovation Nightmare WTTV
Jill Glavan Producer
James Suiter Photographer
 
Children/Youth/Teen Program/Special
The Friday Zone: Too Hot to Handle WTIU
Eric Bolstridge Producer
 
The Friday Zone: The Force Awakens WTIU
Eric Bolstridge Producer
 
Commercial
Indiana University: Will Shortz Blue Ace Media
Jo Throckmorton Producer
 
Community Service
WISH-TV WISH
Randy Ingram Vice-President/General Manager
 
Community/Public Service (PSA) - Single Spot or Campaign
Welcome. Listen. Care. The MetroHealth System
Sally Francis Animator
Justin Glanville Producer
 
Downtown Cleveland Alliance "Start, Work, Grow" Fusion Filmworks
Jon LaGuardia Director, Editor
Grace Nowak Executive Producer
 
Continuing Coverage
University Hospitals Fertility Disaster WKYC
Monica Robins Lead Reporter
Danielle Serino reporter
Phil Trexler Producer
 
Crime - News Single Story/Series
Unsolved WEWS
Homa Bash Reporter
 
Director - Live or Live to Tape
Indians Live (Pregame) 09/22 SportsTime Ohio
Michael Symonds Director
 
Director - Newscast
Michael Paciotti Directing 2018 WKYC
Michael Paciotti Director
 
Director - Sports
Pacers vs. Celtics: Live Director FOX Sports Indiana
Jamie Berns Director
 
Director-Non-Live
The Guess Who - "Haunted" Splash Video & Photography
George A. Johnson Director
 
The Story of Jim Davis WIPB
Ryan Jay Shank Director
 
Documentary - Cultural
Beautiful by Design: The Indiana University Bloomington Campus WTIU
Susanne Schwibs Producer & Director
Justin Crossley Producer & Director of Photography
 
The Music Makers of Gennett Records WTIU
Todd Gould Producer & Director
Robert Anderson WTIU Executive Producer
 
Documentary - Historical
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Ted Green Producer
Pete Saetre Associate Producer
Mika Brown Co-Producer
Andrew Young Videographer
Vincent Manganello Videographer
 
Documentary - Topical
Celebrating the Comeback of the Burning River Ohio EPA
Paul Vogelsang Director
Gay Eyerman Executive Producer
Justin Lewis Director of Photography
John Konopka Music Composer
 
Editor - News/Sports
Andy Sugden Composite WEWS
Andrew Sugden Editor
 
Steve Rhodes - Edit Composite WTHR
Steve Rhodes Editor
 
Editor - Program (Non-News)
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Pete Saetre Editor
 
Editor - Short Form
WKYC Editor Short Form Compilation 2018 WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Editor
 
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Digital Detox WJW
Suzanne Stratford News Reporter
Doug Herrmann Photojournalist
 
Environment - News Single Story/Series/Feature
Desperate For Answers: Testing for Toxins WTHR
Sandra Chapman Reporter-Producer
William Ditton Photographer-Editor
Steve Rhodes Photographer-Editor
Ryan Thedwall Photographer
Travis Peters Photographer
Matt Whisner Photographer
Susan Batt Producer
 
Feature News - Report
Miracle of the Mind WTHR
Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Field Producer
 
Feature News - Series
Eyewitness to Korea WTHR
Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Field Producer
 
General Assignment Report - No Time Limit
A Party to Die For WTHR
Alyssa Raymond Reporter
Jim Johnston Photographer
 
General Assignment Report - Within 24 Hours
Special Delivery WJW
Matt Wright Reporter
Nabiel Muhammed Photographer
 
Graphic Arts - News, Animation, Art Design, Set Design
Paul Mazzoleni- Animator Cleveland Cavaliers
Paul Mazzoleni Animator
 
Health/Science - News Series
Turning a New Leaf WOIO
Chris Tanaka Reporter
Chris Stabile Videographer/Editor
 
Health/Science - Program or Special
The Workaround: Wrestling with American Healthcare WFYI
Kyle Travers Producer
 
Health/Science - Single Story
Selling Hope: Inside the Stem Cell Sales Pitch WEWS
Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
Rob Klein Photojournalist
Gretchen Lasso Researcher
 
Historical/Cultural Program or Special
Glenville Riots WKYC
Tom Meyer Reporter
Chris Cantergiani Producer
Rob Gardner Editor
Mike Leonard Videographer
 
Human Interest - Series
Explore Korea WTHR
Steve Rhodes field producer
 
Human Interest - Single Story
Dancing with the Heart Buckeye Broadband
Brigette Burnett Reporter, Videographer and editor
 
Informational/Instructional - Program/Series or Special
ALICE Training Video WBGU
Zachary Mills Producer
Joe Goodman Director
 
Interview/Discussion - Program/Series or Special
Fishers at Forefront of Tech and Talent Transformation Grow Indiana Media Ventures
Tracy Chen Executive TV Producer
Gerry Dick Host
Tara Twigg TV Producer
 
Investigative Report - Series
Digging Deeper: Dying on the Job WPTA
Jonathan Shelley Producer
Alexis Shear Reporter
Gayl Beals II Photographer/Editor
 
Investigative Report - Single Story
Evading Justice WEWS
Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
 
Red Flags: Euclid's Use of Force WEWS
Sarah Buduson Investigative Reporter
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
Gretchen Lasso Researcher
 
Journalistic Enterprise - No Time Limit
No News Release Needed WKYC
Andrew Horansky Reporter
 
Journalistic Enterprise -Within 24 Hours
Tom Meyer WKYC
Tom Meyer Producer
 
Lifestyle Program - Program/Special
Mobile Cyclist Two Wheel Films, Inc
Anthony Barr Producer
Vincent Manganello Videographer
Andrew Young Videographer
 
Cleveland Cooks Holiday Special WOIO
Jen Picciano Reporter / Producer
Christopher Reymann photographer
Kevin Rans photographer
 
Lighting - Studio & Location
Joseph Vella Composite Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Lighting Director
 
Live Sports Producer
Brent Valenti - Live Sports Producer FOX Sports Ohio
Brent Valenti Senior Producer
 
Long Form
The Concourse Huntington University
James Ehle Producer
Jonathon Kane Director
Matt Webb Executive Producer
Lance Clark Executive Producer
 
Magazine Program - Feature/Segment
Frank Oriti Paints His Generation WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Dave DeOreo Producer
Nancy Tatulinski Editor
 
Magazine Program - Program/Special
WISH Patrol Special WISH
Trey Friedrichs Producer
Brooke Martin Host
Shawn Pierce Photojournalist/Editor
 
Military: Single Story/Series
The Mural Wall WJW
Ali Ghanbari Producer
 
Musical Composition/Arrangement
The LeBron James Family Foundation: Bigger Than Basketball WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Lyricist
Alex Berko Composer
 
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Tyron Cooper Talent/Composer
 
News Excellence
WEWS News Excellence WEWS
Sean McGarvy News Director
 
News Producer
Producer Craft WTHR
Taylor Beck Producer
 
News Special
Prescription for Failure WEWS
Mark Ackerman Executive Producer
Ron Regan Chief Investigator
Samah Assad Investigative Producer
Andrew Sugden Chief Photographer
Michael Harris Assistant Chief Photographer
Rob Powers Anchor
 
Newscast & Information
ZTV 300 Seconds of Science: X-Rays ZTV, The University of Akron
Juan Eduardo Contreras B. Executive Producer
Ally Smith Producer
Sydney Carlile Segment Producer
Hayden Burkholder Segment Producer
Lydia Mainzer Segment Producer
Clayton Schrock Segment Producer
 
Newscast - Evening - Market 1-20
News 5 at 6 - Caught in the Crossfire WEWS
Tara Sutton Producer
Danita Harris Anchor
Rob Powers Anchor
Amanda VanAllen Reporter
Lauren Wilson Reporter
Michael Brookbank Reporter
Homa Bash Reporter
Meredith Kieger Director
 
Newscast - Evening - Market 21-40
Eyewitness News Nightbeat: Noblesville Middle School Shooting WTHR
Lauren Stream Producer
 
Newscast - Evening - Market 41+
ABC21 News at 11 WPTA
Daniel Beals Producer
Jamie Till Director
Matt Leach Chief Meteorologist
 
Newscast-Daytime-Market 1-20
News 5 at 5pm WEWS
Eric Ristow Producer
Darcy Tatum Director
Frank Wiley, Jr. Anchor
Danita Harris Anchor
 
Newscast-Daytime-Market 21-40
FOX59 First at Four WXIN
Frank Rotella News Producer
Ray Cortopassi News Anchor
 
Newscast-Daytime-Market 41+
13abc Action News at Noon WTVG
Dakota Cleland News Producer
 
Newscast-Morning-Market 1-20
Good Morning Cleveland WEWS
Erika Lancaster Executive Producer
Laura Hartog Senior Producer
Nicole DeChant Producer
Eric Ristow Producer
Terrence Lee Anchor
Katie Ussin Anchor
Meg Shaw Reporter
Ashleigh Klinger Producer
Kevin Barry Reporter
David Kraska Photojournalist
Michael Vielhaber Photojournalist
Kim Dreher Plaatje Operations Technician
 
Newscast-Morning-Market 21-40
CBS4 This Morning in the Ice and Snow WTTV
Vickie Binkley Executive Producer
Daniel Rapinchuk News Producer
Justin Howell Newscast Director
Angela Graves Breaking News Anchor
Rachel Bogle Traffic Reporter
 
Newscast-Morning-Market 41+
WFMJ Today: GM nixes Lordstown's Cruze WFMJ
Rachael Kerr Producer
Christa Lamendola Producer
 
Nostalgia Program - Program/Special/Series
The Story of Jim Davis WIPB
Emily Holland Producer
J A Fields Assistant Producer
Ryan Jay Shank Producer
 
Overall Excellence
Fort Wayne's NBC Fort Wayne's NBC
Merry Ewing General Manager
 
Photographer - News
Steve Rhodes - Video Composite WTHR
Steve Rhodes Photojournalist
 
Photographer - Program (non-news)
Joseph Vella Composite Bayonet Media
Joseph Vella Photographer
 
Politics/Government - Single Story/Series
Lobster Tales WEWS
Jonathan Walsh Investigative Producer
Bridgette Pacholka Photographer
 
Promotion - Program Image
The LeBron James Family Foundation: Bigger Than Basketball WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Producer/Director/Writer
Margaret Bernstein Producer/Writer
Steve Pullen Director of Photography
 
Promotion - Program Single Spot/Campaign
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Myke Perrey Producer
 
Promotion - Program Sports
Cleveland Cavaliers 2018 / 2019 Game Opener "As One" Think Media Studios
Brian Glazen Executive Producer
AJ Johnson Executive Producer
Julia Thorndike Director
Taylor Caruso Producer
Kasey Drzazga Director Of Photography
Ryan Hardy Editor
 
Promotion News Promo - Image
Sobriety Checkpoints WKYC
Ryan Radefeld Producer/Director/Photographer
Hana Leigh Voiceover Artist
 
Promotion News Promo - Single Spot/Campaign
Girls in STEM WKYC
Terry Moir Cheplowitz Producer/Writer
Ryan Radefeld Producer/Director/Writer
 
Public/Current/Community Affairs
Alice Imamoto Takemoto Recalls Her Journey From Relocation Camp To Oberlin Conservatory Student WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Amy Cummings Managing Producer
Stephanie Jarvis Producer
 
Research
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Ted Green Lead Researcher
Pete Saetre Assistant Researcher
 
Short Form
Beauty in Affliction Taylor University
John Bruner Entrant
Steve Bailey Executive Producer
Jeanine Aupperle Production Team
Maxwell Partain Editor
Hannah Goebel Production Team
Brianna Jordahl Production Team
Jon Meharg Production Team
Tori Newman Production Team
Halie Owens Production Team
Jennifer Riddett Editor
Tiless Turnquest Production Team
Joshua Taylor Post Production Supervisor
 
Short Format Program - Informational/Entertainment
The Andrea Hope Rubin Story Omori Media
Dale Omori Director
Diane Suchetka Producer
 
Societal Concerns - Series
Cleveland's Hidden Serial Killers WKYC
Andrew Horansky Reporter
 
Societal Concerns - Single Story
Untested Rape Kits WTTV
Jill Glavan Producer
James Suiter Photographer
 
Special Event Coverage (other than news or sports)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Concert with The Cleveland Orchestra WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer
Michael Vendeland Production Manager
Lance Shultz Managing Producer
Sally Lewis Editor
 
Sports - Documentary
Family Legacy - The Cody Rudy Story Ball State University
Zach Roy Videographer
Sam Ahrens Producer
Logan Dubbs Producer
 
Sports - Feature/Segment
The Weekly Special: Andrew Peterson WTIU
Jason Pear Producer/Videographer/Editor
Jacob Lindauer Videographer
 
Sports - One-Time Special
Links to The Game Tee it up Productions
Jimmy Hanlin Talent
Lee Sechrist Editor
Ashley Collins Producer
Jerrod Borkey Executive Producer
Tom Farmer Executive Producer
Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
 
Sports - Single News Story
No Excuses "Zion Story" WJW
P.J. Ziegler Reporter
Ali Ghanbari Producer
 
Sports - Sportscast
Dave Furst Sports WRTV
Dave Furst Anchor
 
Sports Analyst / Sports Play by Play
Fred McLeod Cleveland Cavaliers TV Play by Play FOX Sports Ohio
Fred McLeod Sports Play by Play
 
Sports Event/Game - Live/Unedited
Cleveland Indians Baseball SportsTime Ohio
Jim Murphy Producer
Mike Pocta Associate Producer
Steve Barto Associate Producer
Tom Farmer Executive Producer
Matt Underwood Play-by-Play Announcer
Andre Knott Sideline Reporter
Michael Symonds Director
Patrick Kilkenney Coordinating Producer
 
Sports Program
Ball State Men's Basketball: The Process Ball State Sports Link
Alex Kartman Instructor
Quinton Zielke Producer
Max Abrahamson Producer
 
Sports-Daily or Weekly Program
The Blue Zone: Preparing for the Cowboys WTTV
Philip Nardiello Senior Sports Producer
CHRIS HAGAN Sports Anchor
Chris Widlic Sports Anchor
Larra Overton Sports Reporter
Wes Woodward Sports Photographer
 
Browns Countdown WEWS
Jim Perko Director
Michael Harris Photographer
Jonathan Doss Host/Producer
Randall Ziemnik Producer
Keith Mollohan Producer
 
Sports-Interview/Discussion
Harrison Dillard is More Than An Olympic Legend WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Rick Jackson Reporter
Mary Fecteau Multiple Media Producer
 
Sports-Program Series
Building the Browns Cleveland Browns
Paul Taylor Producer
 
Spot News
Noblesville School Shooting WTHR
Matt Whisner Chief Photographer
Lauren Stream Producer
Michael Spears Editor
Megan Simpson Producer
Travis Peters Photojournalist
Emily Longnecker Reporter
Steve Jefferson Reporter
Evan Hoffmeyer Digital Desk Editor
Gregory Goggans Photojournalist
Joe Fenton Photojournalist
Carlos Diaz Reporter
Sandra Chapman Investigative Reporter
Philip Cannelongo Executive Producer
Joel Bragg Editor
Susan Batt Investigative Producer
 
Talent - Anchor - Sports
Dave Furst Sports WRTV
Dave Furst Anchor
 
Talent - Anchor - Weather
Storm chasing with First Alert Defender WTOL
Kelly Heidbreder Live Weather Anchor from the field
 
Chuck Lofton WTHR
Chuck Lofton Meteorologist
 
Talent - Anchor-News
News 5 Cleveland WEWS
Rob Powers Anchor
 
Talent - Commentator/Editorialist
In the Furst Place WRTV
Dave Furst Anchor
 
Talent - Performer/Host/Narrator
Destination Put in Bay WOIO
Beth McLeod Talent
 
Talent - Reporter - General Assignment
Matt Wright Reporting WJW
Matt Wright Reporter
 
Talent - Reporter - Investigative
Investigations from Jonathan Walsh WEWS
Jonathan Walsh Investigative Reporter
 
Talent - Reporter - Live
Damon Maloney Reports Live WOIO
Damon Maloney Reporter
 
Talent - Reporter - Political
Tom Meyer-Politics WKYC
Tom Meyer Reporter
 
Talent - Reporter - Sports
John Kosich: Excellence in Sports Reporting WEWS
John Kosich Reporter
 
Team Coverage
Caught in the Crossfire WEWS
Tara Sutton Producer
Rob Powers Anchor
Danita Harris Anchor
Amanda VanAllen Reporter
Lauren Wilson Reporter
Michael Brookbank Reporter
Randy Ziemnik Photographer
Gary Abrahamsen Photographer
 
Technical Achievement
WTHR Decision 2018 WTHR
Scott Hums Project Manager
Todd Hoop Developer
Michael Crump Developer
 
Video Essay (Single Camera Only)
Ali's Photo-Essay Composite WJW
Ali Ghanbari photojournalist
 
Video Journalist - Unlimited Time
DMZ: Beyond the Border WKYC
Will Ujek MMJ
 
Video Journalist - Within 24 Hours
18 Names WXIN
Brett Kast Multi-Media Journalist
 
Weather - News Weathercast
WTHR Weather Aware WTHR
Sean Ash Meteorologist
Kelly Greene Meteorologist
Chuck Lofton Meteorologist
Lindsey Monroe Meteorologist
 
Weekend Newscast - Market 1-20
East Cleveland House Explosion WKYC
Megan Gallagher Producer
Amani Abraham Reporter
Craig Roberson Photographer
Kierra Cotton Digital Content Producer
Randy White Photographer
Raymond Strickland Reporter
 
Weekend Newscast - Market 21-40
Eyewitness News Weekend WTHR
Ashley Hardin - Hammons Producer
Jennie Runevitch Anchor
 
Weekend Newscast - Market 41+
Fort Wayne's NBC News Weekend Fort Wayne's NBC
Donovan Klein Producer
Kayla Crandall Producer
Jonathan Shelley News Director
Kameron Robinson Director
Linda Jackson Anchor
Tom Powell Anchor
Jon Wilson Meteorologist
Chris Ryan Sports Anchor
 
Writer - News
Kevin Rader Composite WTHR
Kevin Rader News Writing
 
Writer - Program
Eva: A-7063 WFYI
Ted Green Writer