Freelance video editor and assistant editor with credits including independent feature films, music videos, corporate/informational videos, spec commercials, web series and short films. 2014 USC Film & Television Production MFA Grad.


1/16 – Current

Quality Assurance and Training Specialist (Genome Content Data Project)

Disney ABC Television Group Details
1/16 – Current

• Analyze and collect metadata (tags) for popular ABC television shows like BLACK-ISH, HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, QUANTICO, and SCANDAL. Tags include episode-specific data such as recurring characters and locations, storyline-specific data such as character archetypes and motivations, and humor-specific data such as types and subjects of jokes in comedies. • Double-check tags collected by content taggers as part of the quality assurance process. Currently the lead quality assurance specialist (i.e. comedy expert) for "humor tagging." • Record, narrate and edit videos to serve as tutorials for new hires.

3/14 – Current

Producer (Lead) Taking Stock

Film (Theatrical) — Tank Brain Productions
3/14 – Current
8/16 – 10/16

Co-Editor The Vault

Film (Theatrical) — Psychopia Pictures Details
8/16 – 10/16

Independent feature film starring James Franco, Taryn Manning and Francesca Eastwood: Co-editing with Ed Marx (JEEPERS CREEPERS).

9/16 – 9/16

Additional Editor (AVID) Mara

Film (Theatrical) — Moon River Studios Details
9/16 – 9/16

Independent horror film starring Olga Kurylenko (QUANTUM OF SOLACE): Edited with Ed Marx (JEEPERS CREEPERS)

7/16 – 9/16

Editor (AVID) Opera Trip to Cuba

Corporate — International Opera Theater Details
7/16 – 9/16

Video documenting opera conductor and coach Peter Mark's trip to Cuba to begin setting up an opera-focused cultural exchange program with the US.

2/16 – 8/16

Editor (AVID) Postcard from Palm Springs 2016

Corporate — CHDI Foundation Details
2/16 – 8/16

Highlights video for CHDI Foundation's 2016 Huntington's Disease research conference in Palm Springs, CA. Job includes assistant editing, editing, sound design, title and graphics design, and subtitling (in 7 languages). The video is available to watch here:

2/16 – 5/16

Screenwriter The Time Capsule

HALMRK — TV Movie/Mini — Larry Levinson Productions Details
2/16 – 5/16

Writer of THE TIME CAPSULE, a made-for-television feature film for the PixL network, an offshoot of The Hallmark Channel, now in post-production and slated for a mid-2017 release: Starring Shane Harper (GOD'S NOT DEAD), Penelope Mitchell (THE VAMPIRE DIARIES), Chris Kattan (SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE) and Reginald VelJohnson (FAMILY MATTERS).

4/16 – 4/16

Additional Editor (AVID) Itsy Bitsy

Film (Theatrical) — United Empire Media, LLC Details
4/16 – 4/16

Independent horror film starring Bruce Davison. Edited with Ed Marx (JEEPERS CREEPERS)



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Class of '14

University of Southern California

Master of Fine Arts, Film & Television Production


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