Angie is a national award-winning investigative reporter, multimedia journalist, consumer advocate and news anchor. In January 2020, she joined WPXI in Pittsburgh as Investigative Reporter. Previously, Angie worked at TV stations around the country, including WFTS in Tampa, WTHR in Indianapolis, WTAE in Pittsburgh, and WISN in Milwaukee. Angie has also hosted and produced stories for “SMART HEALTH,” a magazine-style program on health issues which aired on PBS stations throughout Florida.
Prior to joining WPXI, Angie hosted and produced a weekly consumer segment, called Consumer Wise, on Bay News 9 in Tampa and Central Florida News 13 in Orlando. At the same time, she worked full-time as Communications Director and Investigator for the James Hoyer Law Firm in Tampa. At James Hoyer, a whistleblower and consumer action law firm, Angie used the unique combination of her investigative and media skills to uncover important information and produce powerful documentaries for their cases. She was also editor of the law firms two websites, JamesHoyer.com and ConsumerWarningNetwork.com. Angie shares her expertise and conducts annual seminars at the national Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) convention.
Angie’s work in television has been recognized with five national awards, 13 Emmy Awards and dozens of regional and local awards for excellence in journalism. A proud native of Pittsburgh, she received a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the Syracuse University S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Major market investigative reporter, anchor, producer, show host & website editor
Winner of 5 national journalism awards and 13 Emmy awards
Director of law firm’s strategic communications and message development
WPXI-TV, Pittsburgh - Investigative Reporter 1/2020 - present
JAMES HOYER LAW FIRM, Tampa –Communications Director 8/2006 - 1/2020
Strategic case development; Investigator; Documentary Producer; Media Relations
Editor of JamesHoyer.com & ConsumerWarningNetwork.com
2x Telly Award winner for ConsumerWarningNetwork.com
BAY NEWS 9, Tampa – Consumer Wise Reporter, Freelance Anchor 9/2006 – 1/2020
2x Emmy winner for Business Consumer Reporting & On-Camera Talent
WEDU-TV, Tampa – Host and Segment Producer of Smart Health 1/2006 – 12/2011
6x Emmy winner for Health Program and Medical Reporting
WTHR-TV, Indianapolis – Investigative Reporter & Anchor 12/2002 – 6/2005
In-depth investigations led to criminal convictions, changed laws
Multiple awards, including National Headliner, IRE Medal, & Emmy
WAVE-TV, Louisville – Investigative & Crime Reporter 1/2002 - 12/2002
WFTS-TV, Tampa – News Anchor & Reporter 1/1995 - 7/2001
Hired as 5:30pm Anchor, promoted to Morning & Noon Anchor
Multiple awards for investigative & breaking news coverage
WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh – Morning & Noon News Anchor & Reporter 12/1992 – 12/1994
Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication, B.S.