Creative-minded writer with producing, casting, development, and assistant experience. Team player. Can do, will do attitude. Voracious reader, vigilant viewer. References and writing samples available.


6/15 – Current

Production Assistant Huffpost Live

AOL — News (TV) — AOL Huffington Post Media Group Details
6/15 – Current

Pitch and produce live interviews. Liaise between publicists and producers and see to A-list talent needs. Develop and maintain rundown schedule; distribute to HuffPost video & editorial. Coordinate with post-production team to push newsy content to native and external sites. Research and book expert guests. Prepare and distribute daily one-sheets detailing high-profile talent. Communicate with producers and on-site personnel to ensure efficiency and timeliness. Cover for social media teams as needed (Facebook, Twitter).

11/14 – 5/15

Production Manager and Assistant to Showrunner Connected

AOL — Reality/Doc (TV) — Know Productions Details
11/14 – 5/15

Screened episodes. Provided creative and continuity notes to showrunner. Drafted episode titles/descriptions for series' homepage. Took notes during meetings. Assisted in editing additional content. Organized additional content shoots. Drafted one sheets. Aided in securing location agreements and appearance releases. Accompanied talent during PR events and cast screenings.

6/14 – 11/14

Production Assistant (Casting and Creative) Connected

AOL — Reality/Doc (TV) — Know Productions Details
6/14 – 11/14

Researched talent. Provided casting interview notes. Prepared character bios. Logged footage and took note of potential plot points within the material. Contacted talent regarding upcoming meetings, events, screenings, and footage swaps. Met with talent to perform footage swaps and equipment drop-offs/pick-ups. Organized equipment rental/purchase and pick-up/return.

5/14 – 6/14

Production Assistant (Translation) Cartel Land

Film (Theatrical) — Our Time Productions Details
5/14 – 6/14

Translated footage from Spanish to English. Completed equipment runs including taking director's personal equipment for repair and cleaning. Mailed appreciation letters on behalf of the crew. Compiled expense reports and organized expense history.

2/14 – 5/14

Writer (Director & Editor) Anniversary

Film (Short) — Our Time Productions Details
2/14 – 5/14

Wrote, directed, and edited this short about two boys returning to their small hometown. Presented at the Sarah Lawrence College Senior Film Festival.

9/13 – 5/14

Writer (Director & Editor) All is Fair

Film (Short) — Our Time Productions Details
9/13 – 5/14

Wrote, directed, and edited this short about an important conversation between a sexually active couple. Presented at the Sarah Lawrence College Senior Film Festival.

12/12 – 2/13

Production Assistant Mujer Lobo (She Wolf)

Film (Theatrical) — Crudofilms (Buenos Aires, Argentina) Details
12/12 – 2/13

Worked on English subtitles. Aided on runs. Assisted in office


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Class of '14

Sarah Lawrence College

Bachelor of Arts
Class of '10

Oregon Episcopal School

High School Diploma

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Study Abroad 2012-2013


  • Beginner Portuguese
  • Blogging
  • Booking
  • Casting
  • Copy Editing
  • Creative Writing
  • Development
  • Discretion
  • Editing
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Pitching
  • Producing
  • Professional Demeanor
  • Research
  • Scheduling
  • Screenwriting
  • Script Writing
  • Social Media
  • Spanish
  • Talent Wrangling