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HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School - Highland, IL
St. Paul Catholic School
HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School - Highland, IL
St. Paul Catholic
School
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School Alumni Association
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School
Alumni Association
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School Alumni Association
HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School
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Staff, Classmates and Alumni
Staff, Classmates and Alumni
2012 HIASAA Hall of Fame Member
Melissa Glassmaker - Arts & Sciences
Melissa Glassmaker graduated from Highland High School in 1991. She attended University of Missouri-Columbia graduating in 1995 with a Bachelor of Journalism and Broadcast degree with a Political Science minor.

From August 1995-1998 Melissa was a television producer at WPRI-TV, East Providence, Rhode Island responsible for all aspects of newscast. She worked closely with pre-production and graphics artists and communicated with reporters, tape editors, and assignment desk editors about story coverage.

KSDK-TV/ Gannet Broadcasting, St. Louis, Missouri was her destination from 1998-2002 where she was responsible for all aspects of newscast including developing and writing stories, graphics and working with photographers and reporters. She produced on location at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training, Thanksgiving Day Parade in St. Louis, and MDA Telethon in St. Louis. The years, July 2002 to April 2007, were spent in Knoxville, Tennesse. at WBIR-TV/Gannett Broadcasting where Melissa was #2 in charge of a 60 person newsroom. This included department head level decisions ...strategic planning, hiring team members and budgeting. April 2007 to present finds her back at KSDK-TV/Gannett Broadcasting, St. Louis, Missouri. She manages a team of anchors, reporters, photographers, and producers for the 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m. newscasts and ksdk. com. She is responsible for story selection, script and video approval, alert to breaking news, organizing special projects like Election, Olympic, and Superbowl coverage. This also includes hiring, evaluating, and organizing schedules. In February of 2012, Melissa was promoted to Assistant News Director.
2017 Inductees
Pat Imming - Arts & Sciences
John "Jack" Cygan - Career Public Service
Dennis Luber - Sports
2016 Inductees
Bruce Case - Arts & Sciences
Tom Ulmet - Career Public Service
Erwin Weder - Business
Jake Odorizzi - Sports
2015 Inductees
Dr. Mark Edwin Frisse - Arts & Sciences
Pat Schwarm - Career Public Service
Otto E. Jakel - Business
2014 Inductees
Dr. Richard Streiff - Arts & Sciences
Jerome Zobrist - Career Public Service
Dennis Rinderer - Public Service
2013 Inductees
Dr. Robert W. Buchheim - Arts & Sciences
Robin McGee - Arts & Sciences
Dr. Carl Ernst - Business
Kevin Hemann - Public Service
2012 Inductees
Melissa Glassmaker - Arts & Sciences
Jerry Dauderman - Business
Brig. Gen. Scott Zobrist - Public Service
2011 Inductees
Allan Killion - Arts & Sciences
David R. Ford - Business
Jay Ward - Sports
Jeanne Baumann Meyer - Public Service
2010 Inductees
Carl Basler - Business
Earl Wirz - Sports
Roland Harris - Public Service
Olin Stratton - At Large
2009 Inductees
Dr. Arlo Landolt - Arts & Sciences
Robert Mueller - Arts & Sciences
Robert Scott Tibbetts - Arts & Sciences
Martin Wick - Business
Jay Boulanger - Business
Terry Riffel - Business
Jennie Kaeser - Public Service
Joe Michaelis - Public Service
Lynn Rehberger - Public Service
2008 Inductees
Brenda (Hemann) Harris - Arts & Sciences
Ron Jacober - Arts & Sciences
Jesse Kamm - Arts & Sciences
Louis Latzer - Business
Ralph Korte - Business
Edwin Frisse - Business
Ed Hilbert - Sports
Darell Bellm - Public Service
Jack Klaus - Public Service
Larry "Biddy" Essenpreis - Public Service
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