Emily hails from Cleveland, OH and brings a smart, energetic vibe to every production lucky enough to employ her. Emily graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a BA in Journalism in 2011.


2/15 – Current

Music Supervisor Unchartered 1

Internet — NYU Graduate Film Web Series
2/15 – Current
4/14 – 10/14

Segment Producer Polka Kings 1

REELZ — Reality/Doc (TV) — High Noon Entertainment Details
4/14 – 10/14

Responsible for creating segments for all of season one. In charge of scouting locations, sourcing props, and hiring extras/actors. Other responsibilities included helping build call sheets daily, and managing and maintaining business relationships with filming locations. Created and maintained extras and location database used throughout the entire season.

7/13 – 9/13

Extras Casting Assistant Transformers: Age of Extinction

Paramount Pictures — Film (Theatrical) — Di Bonaventura Pictures Details
7/13 – 9/13

- Assisted in running the open casting call for extras - Worked with over 2,500 applicants over the 3 day casting call, organizing the extras and photo shoots. - Organized and maintained filing system for all applicants

4/13 – 7/13

Extras Casting Assistant Captain America : The Winter Soldier

Marvel Studios — Film (Theatrical) — Marvel Studios Details
4/13 – 7/13

Duties included hiring extras while working under Maryellen Aviano, extras casting director. I was independently responsible for extras that pertained to my given scenes, working closely with costumes, on-set production assistants, and the main production office. Other responsibilities included casting and film research.


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Class of '11

Columbia College Chicago

BA Journalism


  • AP Style
  • Blogging
  • Content Strategy
  • Copy Editing
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Editorial
  • Fact-checking
  • Feature Articles
  • Journalism
  • Magazines
  • Proofreading
  • Social Media
  • Storytelling
  • Video
  • Web Content