Brandie Yates
Executive Producer/Communications Specialist

Brandie Yates

Brandie began her career at HOMTV as a reporting intern in 2007. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Specializations in Public Relations and Dance from Michigan State University in 2009. While studying at MSU, Brandie worked her way up from Rookie Intern, through the ranks to Paid Intern, and after graduation she was hired as Production Manager/Communications Specialist. In October 2012, Brandie was promoted to Internship Coordinator, overseeing the HOMTV Internship Program with approximately 30 interns. As of 2017, Brandie is the Executive Producer of HOMTV programming.

  • Former Ingham County Commissioner Announces Run for State Representative
    5/11/2017
  • Recent Snow and Rain Cause Flooding in Meridian Township
    4/7/2017
  • Township Board Approves Resolution To Place Police and Fire Millage On Ballot
    3/22/2017
  • HOMTV Audio Experiencing Technical Difficulties
    12/5/2016
  • Watch HOMTV's LIVE General Election Night Coverage November 8th at 8pm
    11/2/2016
  • LIVE Call-In Debate Coverage Only on HOMTV
    9/23/2016
  • Police Crack Down on Drunk Driving This Holiday Weekend
    9/2/2016
  • Meridian Township and East Lansing Currently Under Boil Water Advisory
    8/5/2016
  • Programming Will Be Temporarily Interrupted to Resolve Technical Issues
    7/28/2016
  • LIVE Primary Election Call-In Debate Tonight at 7pm with Candidates Running for Meridian Township Clerk (D)
    7/21/2016
  • Programming Will Be Temporarily Interrupted at 2:30pm to Resolve Technical Issues
    7/15/2016
  • LIVE Primary Election Call-In Debate Tonight at 7pm with Candidates Running for Meridian Township Supervisor (D)
    7/14/2016
  • LIVE Primary Election Call-In Debate Tonight at 7pm with Candidates Running for Ingham County Prosecutor (D)
    7/7/2016
  • Consumer Fireworks Added to Burning Ban; Meridian Fireworks Celebration Postponed to New Year's Eve
    7/1/2016
  • Meridian Township Officials Plan to Announce Status of Fireworks Celebration at Press Conference on July 1st
    6/30/2016
  • HOMTV LIVE Coverage of StoryWalk® Launch in Meridian Township Parks
    6/2/2016
  • Costco Looking to Develop in East Lansing
    5/24/2016
  • $50,000 Grant Awarded to Meridian Township for New Pavilion
    4/6/2016
  • Meth Lab Under Investigation in Meridian Township
    4/5/2016
  • Meridian Township Declares Snow Emergency
    2/24/2016
  • Planning Ahead for Winter Storm and Potential Power Outages
    12/28/2015
  • HOMTV LIVE Coverage of the Grand Opening of the Okemos High School Strength & Conditioning Center
    2/17/2016
  • February 5th is National Wear Red Day
    2/5/2016
  • HOMTV LIVE Coverage of New Central Fire Station Ribbon Cutting in Meridian Township
    2/1/2016
  • Opioid and Heroin Addiction Have Become a Growing Problem in Ingham County
    1/8/2016
  • Celebrating Safely this New Year's Eve
    12/31/2014
  • HOMTV Celebrates Intern Appreciation Night and Golden Tape Awards
    12/8/2015
  • Demolition Begins on Meridian Township's Former Central Fire Station
    12/8/2015
  • Veterans Day is Honored in a Number of Ways
    11/11/2015
  • Meridian Township Closes on Sale of Former Central Fire Station and The Marc Property
    10/7/2015
  • HOMTV Celebrates Halloween With a Studio Funhouse
    10/7/2015
  • Meridian Township Recognized for Efforts in Combating Chronic Wasting Disease
    9/11/2015
  • Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Continues
    8/24/2015
  • Wonch Park Improvements Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting Event
    9/2/2015
  • HOMTV LIVE Coverage of DNR Chronic Wasting Disease Community Forum in Meridian Township
    8/25/2015
  • Crossing Guards Prepare to Head Back To Their Posts
    8/25/2015
  • Lake Lansing Road Construction Expected to Be Completed by Labor Day
    8/24/2015
  • Online Playback System Facing Technical Difficulties
    7/10/2015
  • Join HOMTV LIVE at the Celebrate Downtown Okemos Event on Saturday
    6/12/2015
  • Michigan Supreme Court Denies Autumn Park Condominium Appeal Against Meridian Township Fire Station
    5/29/2015
  • Detours in Store for Traffic on Okemos Road as New Pedestrian Bridge is Put in Place
    5/26/2015
  • Controlled Burn Restores Natural Habitat
    4/1/2015
  • Staying Safe During Extreme Cold Temperatures
    1/9/2015
  • Police Asking for Help Locating Vehicle in Deputy Whitaker Investigation
    12/19/2014
  • Meridian Cares Program Exceeds Goal; $6,883 Check Presented to Help Those in Need
    12/17/2014
  • "Don't take from our kids to fix Michigan's roads" Petition Circulating in Response to Road Funding Plan
    12/15/2014
  • $10,000 Reward for Information on Deputy Whitaker Investigation
    12/11/2014
  • Staying Safe in the Kitchen this Thanksgiving
    11/12/2014
  • Local Programming Places in National and Regional Competitions
    11/19/2014
  • Residents Voiced Their Opinions Regarding Meridian Township's 2015 Recommended Budget at Public Hearing
    10/7/2014
  • Township Manager to Appear on QuizBusters Next Week
    9/4/2014
  • State Gives Money to Local Communities to Offset Costs from 2013 Ice Storm Damage
    8/27/2014
  • Undercover Officers Patrol Streets for Distracted Drivers
    8/26/2014
  • Ballot Meridian 2014 Election Coverage Begins
    7/11/2014
  • Clearing the Way for a New Fire Station
    5/23/2014
  • Memorial Day Weekend Safety
    5/23/2014
  • Judge Denies Injunction; New Fire Station to Break Ground July 22nd
    5/19/2014
  • Driving Through Flooded Roads Could Cost You
    3/17/2014
  • Felony Preliminary Exam Set for Mother Charged for Murder of Infant
    5/14/2014
  • Temporary Fire Station Now Open, New Station on the Horizon
    5/12/2014
  • Meridian Township Continues Brush Pick-Up Program
    4/21/2014
  • New City Buffet Celebrates Grand Opening Today
    5/2/2014
  • Progress Being Made on Temporary Fire Station
    4/7/2014
  • Drunk Driving Crackdown Taking Place Through April 7th
    3/17/2014
  • "Meridius Prime" Sculpture Near Completion
    3/11/2014
  • Meridian Township Fire Station Decision Delayed
    3/5/2014
  • PNC Bank Robbery Suspect Identified
    3/4/2014
  • Township Officials Decide on Temporary Fire Station
    2/18/2014
  • Central Fire Station Closed Due to Worsening Conditions
    2/12/2014
  • Van Atta Bridge Construction to Begin in Mid-February
    1/29/2014
  • Extreme Cold Leads to Wind Chill Warning
    1/28/2014
  • Meridian Township Director Elected to Michigan Board
    1/17/2014
  • H&M To Open at Meridian Mall Spring 2014
    1/15/2014
  • Fireplace & Generator Safety Tips Due to Recent House Fires
    1/14/2014
  • Ice Storm Brush Removal Delayed in Meridian Township
    1/14/2014
  • Storm Damage Debris Clean-Up Efforts
    12/30/2013
  • Haslett High School Warming Shelter Closing
    12/31/2013
  • LBW&L Opens Customer Walk-In Centers for Power Updates
    12/30/2013
  • Haslett High School Becomes Warming Center
    12/23/2013
  • Ice Storm Aftermath
    12/23/2013
  • Township Snow Removal Rules
    1/25/2013
  • Holiday Shopping Safety Tips
    11/25/2013
  • Small Business Saturday is November 30
    11/26/2013
  • Meridian Township Recognized for Entrepreneurial Climate
    11/26/2013
  • Meridian Township Day Before Thanksgiving Farmers’ Market
    11/25/2013
  • Veteran’s Property Tax Exemption Available for Residents
    11/20/2013
  • Keep Pets Safe During Storm
    11/18/2013
  • Schools Special Election Today
    11/1/2013
  • Sponsors Needed for Holiday Food Basket Program
    11/3/2013
  • Police Departments Awarded Funds for School Safety
    10/30/2013
  • Tips for A Safe and Fun Halloween
    10/30/2013
  • Launch of the Regional Energy Baseline Study
    10/29/2013
  • Design Charrette Events Scheduled for Regional Project
    10/29/2013
  • Suspect Arraigned on Three Count Felony Warrant
    10/28/2013
  • Artist Selected for Sculpture in Meridian Township
    10/27/2013
  • Meridian Township Celebrates Halloween
    10/9/2013
  • Meridian Senior Center Presents Baby Boomer Workshop
    10/25/2013
  • Meridian Township Hosts Red Cross Blood Drive Today
    10/8/2013
  • Township Board Approves 2014 Recommended Budget
    10/22/2013
  • Meridian Township to Hold School Election November 5th
    10/17/2013
  • Local Media Brings Awards Home
    10/11/2013
  • Fall Recycling Event This Saturday
    10/4/2013
  • Stop Tossing…Start Saving!
    10/2/2013
  • Red Cedar River Clearing Event Scheduled for October 5th
    10/2/2013
  • Sponsors Needed for Holiday Food Basket Program
    10/2/2013
  • Local Programming Places in National Competition
    9/23/2013
  • History Comes to Life in Meridian Township
    9/18/2013
  • $5,000 Reward for Information Regarding PNC Bank Robbery
    9/16/2013
  • 2014 Township Recommended Budget
    9/11/2013
  • Cornell Road Improvement Project to Begin
    9/3/2013
  • Local Heroes Recognized
    8/26/2013
  • Marsh Road Water Main Maintenance
    8/13/2013
  • 2nd Annual Water Treatment Plant Open House
    7/31/2013
  • HOMTV Earns National Recognition
    7/29/2013
  • Meridian Township Awarded $10,000 for Public Art
    6/4/2013
  • Gas Leak on Marsh Road
    5/29/2013
  • Studio Open House
    6/15/2012
  • Communications Department Donates Production Equipment
    5/31/2012
  • MEAP Scores Down
    2/21/2012
  • Michigan Works Training Program
    2/21/2012
  • Eastwood Phase II
    3/27/2012
  • Outdoor Warning Sirens
    3/20/2012
  • HOMTV Alumni Award Finalists
    3/1/2012
  • Healthy Citizens, Healthy Streets
    1/5/2012
  • HOMTV's Halloween Studio Fun House
    10/27/2011
  • HOMTV & CAMTV Nationally Recognized
    10/11/2011
  • Okemos High School Homecoming Parade Changes
    9/27/2011
  • Communications Department Shows Support For Local Charities
    9/14/2011
  • Deer Management Plan
    8/31/2011
  • Local Programming Recognized
    7/22/2011
  • Relay For Life
    3/15/2011