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Lindsey Mastis

Verified
Tampa, Florida
Reporter — WFLA-TV (Tampa, FL)

Emmy-nominated Journalist • News Anchor for @NewsChannel8 and @ABC7News in Washington, DC • Writes Music • Learning #Español • Elton John Super Fan

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Biography

Lindsey Mastis is a reporter and multimedia journalist for NBC affiliate WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida. She reports, shoots, edits, and appears live on camera.

Previously Lindsey worked as a North America Correspondent based in Los Angeles for an international news service. She covered the Santa Barb...

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job as a journalist was in middle school, working as a freelance reporter for a community arts magazine that published once a month.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I have used a typewriter. I got my first for Christmas as a kid, and later used my parents electric typewriter.

How is social media changing news?

With social media, journalists can network and find better news sources through location-based apps like Banjo, Highlight, and Sonar.