Summary

I am a director, cinematographer, and writer with 20 years experience entertaining audiences in film, television, theater, and web video. I believe in multifaceted characters, pretty pictures, and intelligent audiences ... And mermaids.

Credits

5/14 – Current

Camera Operator (Canon C300) Brain Games 4

NATGEO — Reality/Doc (TV) — National Geographic Studios Details
5/14 – Current

B camera operator for award-winning Nat Geo show.

9/14 – 2/15

Director of Photography (Sony A7s) Henry Ford's Innovation Nation 1

CBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — MTO productions/Litton Entertainment Details
9/14 – 2/15

DP for NYC field shoots: Season 1, Episodes 6, 11, and 13.

3/14 – 3/14

Director of Photography (Canon C300) Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

HBO — Trollback + Company Details
3/14 – 3/14

Director of Photography for elements in show open sequence.

6/13 – 3/14

Director (Writer) Pepper and the Salt Sea

Film (Theatrical) — Small Media Extra Large Details
6/13 – 3/14

I wrote and directed this 16-minute short film about an oceanic photographer who lost all her work in Hurricane Sandy's floods. Left creatively blocked and emotionally damaged, she has a late-night encounter with a mermaid that forces her to confront her anger at the sea.

10/13 – 2/14

Director (Cinematographer) – Discover Corps

Commercial/Ad — Small Media Extra Large Details
10/13 – 2/14

I wrote, directed, and shot two promotional shorts for this ethically responsible tourism brand.

1/14 – 1/14

Director of Photography (Canon C300) Skype: The Conversation Series with Victoria Beckham

Internet — Internet — The 10 Group / Isebox Details
1/14 – 1/14

DP for Microsoft / Skype sponsored content featuring Victoria Beckham. https://collaboration.skype.com/view/2079/victoria-beckham-the-art-of-the-handbag/

5/13 – 8/13

Director (Producer) 'Do or Dye Pilot

Sizzle Reel — Internet — Small Media Extra Large Details
5/13 – 8/13

Directed and produced this original web series sitcom pilot, which was commissioned by a national brand as part of a mini-pilot season for branded entertainment. I helped develop the script, and spent a lot of time working with the creative team to get the characters just right.

6/13 – 7/13

Director (Cinematographer) PFSA mini doc

YOUTUBE — Internet — Small Media Extra Large Details
6/13 – 7/13

Directed and shot two mini-documentary videos for nonprofit Partnership for Student Advocacy.

Media

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Education

Class of '94

Michigan State University

Bachelor of Arts - Theater