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Sheila Hyland

  • 22 years in broadcast journalism with three network affiliates (CBS, ABC and Fox) as managing editor, producer, writer, reporter and anchor. Managed a staff of 25 broadcast professionals and hosted a weekly public affairs show.
  • Reached tens of thousands of viewers daily.
  • Conducted more than 10,000 interviews, reported on all major national crises in the last 20 years, conducted hundreds of one-on-one interviews with heads of state, business and political leaders, entertainers and athletes, ranging from U.S. Presidents to national sports legends.
  • Consistently rated as one of the most credible and recognized figures in regional TV news.
  • A contributor to the college journalism textbook, “Broadcast News Writing and Reporting”.
  • The recipient of numerous awards during her 20-year reporting career from organizations including the Associated Press, Radio Television News Director’s Association, Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters, Women In Communications and the National Press Photographers Association.
  • A frequent speaker and emcee in the community, she continues to perform on-camera and voice-over work for various high-profile clients, including Velocity Broadcasting, Highmark and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
“Sheila is the consummate news person and has an excellent sense of what works in the media. Her integrity and professionalism are without question, and her sense of the viewing audience is remarkable. I believe Sheila embodies the positive traits that television news people should have.”

– Dick Singer, Founder,
RDS Associates and former
General Manager FOX 53 TV,
Pittsburgh