Keri Bellacosa joins Elizabeth Christian & Associates Public Relations as a video strategist, a position that allows ECPR to enhance exponentially the firm's ability to share clients' stories.
With a decade of experience in television news-seven of those years in the Austin market-Bellacosa's expertise includes developing compelling storylines, gathering information, writing to the ear and ensuring that people feel comfortable on camera.
Most recently at KTBC-TV/FOX 7, Bellacosa
launched the latest hour of Good Day Austin in 2010 and was part of the anchor team until 2014.
Prior to her role as a news anchor, she worked as a live field reporter from 2007 to 2010.
Bellacosa started her news career in Tyler, Texas, at KYTX-TV/CBS 19, where she anchored CBS This Morning.
Invested in her
community, Bellacosa volunteers with the Junior League of Austin
, where she
is part of a team spearheading an $18-million capital campaign.
also serves on JLA's
$1-million annual fundraiser.
In addition, Bellacosa is passionate about reading and holds a leadership role in the Literacy Coalition of Central Texas.
Bellacosa holds a Bachelor in Journalism degree, with a concentration in broadcast news, from The University of Texas at Austin.