I am a recent graduate of UMass Amherst. I have a bachelor's degree in Communication, a certificate in Film Studies, and a minor in Comparative Literature. I have experience writing, producing, shooting, and editing in corporate and independent settings.


9/15 – Current

Preditor For Media

Corporate — FOR Media Details
9/15 – Current

Assisted with pre-production, organizing projects and budget, shooting, and editing.

9/14 – Current


UVC-TV19 Details
9/14 – Current

Produced and directed student-run TV show, included stage, lighting, and microphone set up, choosing weekly show content, filming, floor directing, sound checking, editing, and training members.

1/14 – Current

Production Assistant (& Videographer & Editor)

Commercial/Ad — Freelance Details
1/14 – Current

-Editor for SAV Studios -Production assistant for Documentarian Kevin Anderson -Production assistant for Grain Digital -Videographer/Editor for Protect Our Breasts UMass Amherst -Videographer for The Rainbow players -Videographer for Associate Professor Anne Ciecko -Freelance photographer

1/14 – Current


Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies Details
1/14 – Current

Compiled information for and assembled program notes and information packets for weekly film festival, designed and distributed posters, filmed speakers, logged and edited footage for festival trailer and department promos.

1/15 – 8/15

Assistant Editor (FCP) TV Geis

Internet — TV GEIS Details
1/15 – 8/15

Assisted with editing, production, and transcribing. Coordinated shoot logistics (i.e. travel, accommodations, transportation, scheduling), and outreach for touring film.

9/14 – 5/15

Director of Production TEDxAmherst

Internet Details
9/14 – 5/15

Produced, directed, filmed, and edited promotional and creative videos for website and social media, filmed TEDx conferences, and managed design team. Member of executive board.

5/14 – 8/14


CBS Television Studios Details
5/14 – 8/14

Edited weekly Phantom Gourmet promos, performed promo piping and daily deletions, wrote and edited TV promos, and assisted on commercial shoots.


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Class of '15

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Communication major, Film Studies certificate, Comp Lit minor

My Gear

  • Canon-EOS 60D DSLR with 18-135mm IS Lens
  • Monoprice 600320 Shotgun Microphone
  • Tripod


  • Adobe Premiere
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Communication
  • Creative Writing
  • Facebook
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Microsoft Word
  • PowerPoint
  • Research
  • Social Media
  • Teamwork
  • Television Studio Production
  • Time Management
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Writing