Masada Siegel just published her first novel, “Window Dressings” which is available on Amazon. She is an International correspondent who writes fun, positive, and adventurous types of stories and now is jumping back into on camera reporting. She is an on camera reporter & field producer and her stories have appeared on Yahoo News, Reuters, ITN and AOL news.
Masada writes for The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, Newsweek/The Daily Beast, The Jerusalem Post, The Toronto Star , SKI Magazine and about 40 other newspapers around the USA, Canada and the UK. She has a monthly column with the CJN in Canada and the JT news in Seattle and is a syndicated columnist. She has been a featured guest speaker at the University of Southern California, Arizona State University and Women’s Symposiums.
Masada covered three National Conventions for CNN, rode in a Vice Presidential Motorcade, covered terrorism and general news for CNN, Fox News Channel and CBS News. She received her Master degree from Columbia University in International Media and Communications with a focus on the Middle East and her Undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California also in International Relations and Communications.
Masada’s interviews include: President Gerald Ford, Vice President Al Gore, Secretary of Defense Dr. Robert M. Gates, Mike Wallace, Senator Hillary Clinton, Senator John McCain, NBC correspondent Martin Fletcher, Comedian Sandy Hackett, Spin City Producer Gary David Goldberg, Author and Academy Award winner Stefanie Zweig, Olympic Gold Medalist Dara Torres and Olympic Gold Medalist Jason Lezak to name a few.
Here are a few stories….
- USA TODAY- Travel- Rome, Italy
- Toronto Star- Asia Travel: Two Ways to See the Wonders of Hong Kong
- Toronto Star-Romantic Destination Weddings – Scottsdale, Hawaii, Scotland….
- Phoenix Business Journal The magic of Mentoring 2013
- Phoenix Business Journal- B- Corps
- Phoenix Business Journal 2012 Pg 31-35
- Toronto Star- Tel- Aviv Features Awesome Beaches, Great Shopping and Top-Notch Nightlife
- Toronto Star: USA Travel- Conquering Alaska’s Matanuska Glacier all part of mother-daughter adventure trek 2012
- Toronto Star— Whistler B.C. combines summer scenery and friendly folk 2012
- The Daily– No Snow? Then Go 2012
- The Daily- Flowery Prose 2012
- Incisal Edge Magazine “Call of the Wild” Dec 2011
- SKI Magazine- Summer in Whistler 2011
- My Daily Beast- Profile Page
- Newsweek/The Daily Beast- Jared Loughner’s Path in Hours Before Arizona Shooting
- Newsweek/ The Daily Beast- Loughner’s Parents: Did They Know About His Mental Illness?
- Newsweek/ The Daily Beast- Is Jared Lee Loughner Mentally Ill?
- Newsweek- Jared Lee Loughner’s Mental State
- Yahoo News- On Camera Story- Looking to Stay Warm- Go to Alaska VIDEO
- Yahoo News- On Camera Story- Denali National Park, Alaska VIDEO
- Going Full Circle at Full Tilt- Jerusalem Post, January 2011
- Touching the World- Jerusalem Post Dec 31, 2010
- The Toronto Star- Journey to an Active Volcano in Japan Dec 16, 2010
- CBS NEWS.com Terrorism Ripples Still Felt, Decades Later Sept 11, 2010
- 2010 Jerusalem Post– Get Wild in South Africa
- 2010 San Francisco Chronicle- In Pope’s World say Nope to Dope
- 2010 San Francisco Chronicle– An Offbeat look at Scottsdale, Arizona
- 2010 San Francisco Chronicle- Lions, Tents and Telephones
- 2010 New York Times- Israel’s Rules help Figure Skater from Australia
- 2010 New York Times- Tamar Katz is an Olympic Qualifier but Not in Israel’s eyes.
- 2011 An Unlikely Adventure- Petra, Jordan CJN- Toronto, Canada
Here are a few video stories- where I am either on camera reporter- or worked as a field producer & camera woman.