28 Feb

About

Lindsey Mastis is an Emmy-nominated reporter and fill-in anchor for NBC affiliate WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida. She’s always up early reporting on the biggest political, breaking news, and tech stories during the morning show. Mastis uses social media in her reports, and on the job to give viewers the #BehindTheScenes perspective on Facebook Live and Twitter’s Periscope.

Previously Lindsey worked as a Correspondent covering North America for Feature Story News service. Although based in Los Angeles, Mastis traveled across the country to cover the Santa Barbara Shooting, the hunt for the Boston Marathon Bomber, the West Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion, and the Aurora Colorado Movie Theater Shooting.

Lindsey reported live from Ohio during the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama. She also covered the 2008 inauguration of President Obama from Washington, DC.

She traveled internationally to cover child mortality in India with the International Reporting Project, and taught multimedia journalism and social media to journalists in Iraqi, Kurdistan.

Mastis also worked as a reporter for CBS-affiliate WUSA-TV in Washington, DC, and was a morning show anchor for ABC-affiliate WSIL-TV in Southern Illinois.

Lindsey is a graduate of Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. She is founder of JournalistApps.com. She also writes music and is learning Spanish.