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Summary

Tenacious about detail and period accuracy I effectively and efficiently execute projects with a workable strategy and bring visions to life, create sets & designs that resonate with the story, and make lasting impressions on audiences.

Credits

7/16 – 8/16

Art Director Married At First Sight 5

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Kinetic Content Details
7/16 – 8/16

Created 3D renderings for conceptual look of Chicago/MAFS season 5. Designed/Sourced/Purchased/Decorated 3 location sets for expert show host interviews. Designed/Sourced/Purchased/Decorated sound stage for Matchmaking Set with 3 expert show hosts. Designed look of 3 weddings shot on location.

4/16 – 4/16

Production Designer – Nuwave (Nuwave)

Commercial/Ad — NuWave Details
4/16 – 4/16

Oversaw all visual aspects of each department including lighting, H&M, wardrobe and culinary. Designed and decorated the set, selected all plating for over 100 dishes, collaborated with culinary team on menu, design & plating of each dish.

2/16 – 4/16

Assistant Set Decorator APB Pilot

FOX — Scripted (TV) — Twentieth Century Fox Television Details
2/16 – 4/16

Assistant Set Decorator and buyer for TV pilot directed and written by David Slack. Sourced, procured samples, purchased furniture, smalls, window treatments, hi tech lighting, flooring, vintage furnishings and dressed locations and stage sets for a police drama shot in Chicago IL.

11/15 – 11/15

Production Designer Be The Idol

Live / Special Event (TV) — Matador Content Details
11/15 – 11/15

Designed and decorated a semi-circular performance space to create an elegant environment for a Chinese signing completion TV show. Collaborated with director and lighting director to fabricate 6 different stage sets for each performer and judge's booth using lighting, staging, stage decks, decorative risers, pipe & drape and decorative arts.

8/15 – 11/15

Writer Broad City 3

COMEDY — Scripted (TV) — 3 Arts Entertainment
8/15 – 11/15
7/15 – 7/15

Production Designer – Adidas (Kamp Grizzly)

Commercial/Ad — Spur Productions, Inc Details
7/15 – 7/15

Designed 3 location sets on a 100+ crew, worked with pyro dept. to create exploding props on an ice cave & 20' bonfire set with exploding props. Decorated & managed live action & still photography sets simultaneously. Oversaw & managed Art Dept: props,set dec&set dressing.

4/15 – 4/15

Production Designer (2nd Unit Boston) Henry Joseph Church

Film (Theatrical) — CINELOU FILMS Details
4/15 – 4/15

As Boston Production Designer I collaborated with director&DP to establish visual feel of aesthetics needed for interior&exterior sets. Guided Costume Designer&Props in creating unified '80's authentic feel. Responsible for Set Decorating/Buying/Set Dressing.

1/15 – 3/15

Production Designer The Great Chicago Adventure

Film (Short) — Answers Media Details
1/15 – 3/15

Create and develop visual strategy for overall look of Chicago's history from 1871-present through sets, locations, props, set dressing & costumes. Oversee HMU, costumes, props, set dressing for historical accuracy. Research historical periods for sets, props and costumes. Dress period sets, props and manage Art Dept team. Plan and monitor budget.

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Education

Michigan State University

BA Communication Arts

My Gear

  • Adhesives
  • Art Supplies
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Eye Glasses/Sunglasses
  • Hand Tools
  • Hardware
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Iron&Board
  • Laminator
  • Office Equipment
  • Paint
  • Picture hanging kit
  • Power Tools
  • Props
  • Road Box
  • Rolling Cart
  • Rolling Wardrobe Rack
  • Rope/String/Wire
  • Sewing Kit
  • Shims
  • Steamer
  • Umbrellas

Affiliations

  • I.A.T.S.E. Studio Mechanics Local 476

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Art
  • Creative Direction
  • Decorative Arts
  • Digital Photography
  • Fashion
  • Film
  • Furnishings
  • Furniture
  • Hospitality
  • Interior Design
  • Lighting
  • Negotiation
  • Photo Shoots
  • Photography
  • Procurement
  • Project Management
  • Purchasing
  • Research
  • Sourcing
  • Television
  • Video
  • Video Production