She might not be making headlines or standing in the spotlight, but "Better Connecticut" is Jamie Calli Mascia's show.
She's not one of the hosts, seeing very little time onscreen, but everything else in the studio is done with her touch. The producer decides topics, orders the graphics, books guests, coordinates segments and more.
"She started at WFSB nine years
ago, rising through the ranks from script runner and teleprompter to
evening news producer, manager and finally to her current position,
executive producer," Connecticut Magazine wrote.
"She organized and executed a complete kitchen
makeover for a Waterbury mom paralyzed in an accident, and executive
produced the Hartford Dress for Success fashion show last year."
The list, produced each year, is compiled of state residents under the age of 40 who are making contributions to the community in a variety of ways.