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Summary

Stoking stories with unconventional research and special access - historical, topical, documentary. Highly creative, versatile, and people-savvy.

Credits

1/15 – 11/15

Writer (Story Producer) Shadow of Doubt 1

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Stephen David Entertainment
1/15 – 11/15
9/13 – 8/14

Archival Producer Deadly Devotion 2

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
9/13 – 8/14

Backbone creative and editorial position responsible for all aspects of research, access, acquired material, and licensing: Researched and pitched stories, negotiated access and interviews. Archival research and acquisition ­from courts, media, stock, archives. Worked alongside Story Producers and Editors in creative use of acquired material, ensuring legal and licensing compliance.

8/12 – 8/13

Archival Producer Deadly Devotion 1

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
8/12 – 8/13

Backbone creative and editorial position responsible for all aspects of research, access, acquired material, and licensing: Researched and pitched stories, negotiated access and interviews. Archival research and acquisition ­from courts, media, stock, archives. Worked alongside Story Producers and Editors in creative use of acquired material, ensuring legal and licensing compliance.

5/11 – 6/12

Senior Producer The Culinary Adventures Of Baron Ambrosia 1

COOKING — Reality/Doc (TV) — Karga Seven Pictures Details
5/11 – 6/12

THE CULINARY ADVENTURES OF BARON AMBROSIA (8 eps) for COOKING CHANNEL Co­-created and developed unique scripted food adventure format and host personality. Produced pilot and subsequent series. Co-wrote episode stories, field produced, booked locations, talent, and animals. Highlight! Cameo acting role as singing arch-villain.

8/11 – 1/12

Researcher / Draft Writer The Men Who Built America

HISTORY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Stephen David Entertainment Details
8/11 – 1/12

Deep research and story outlining for Emmy-winning re­-creation history series about the Robber Barons.

4/11 – 5/11

Researcher History Detectives 9

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television
4/11 – 5/11
6/10 – 3/11

Key Researcher America Revealed

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
6/10 – 3/11

Developed and extensively researched stories for flagship documentary series: Negotiated filming access, conducted interviews with government agencies, academics and corporations. Coordinated field production.

3/09 – 4/10

Associate Producer Extreme Forensics 2

DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Hoff Productions Details
3/09 – 4/10

Researched, cast, and coordinated field shoots for true crime series. Wrote scripts, assisted edits, acquired court documents and archival footage. Development assignments for new series included casting and treatment writing.

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Education

Class of '08

NYU School of Professional Studies

Coursework in Producing for Film and Television
Class of '00

University of Pittsburgh

Dual Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Degrees in Film Studies and History

Skills

  • Archival Research
  • Creative Non-fiction
  • Development
  • Digital Media
  • Documentary Production
  • HD Videography
  • Historical Research
  • Interview Booking
  • Media Licensing
  • Post Production
  • Story Research
  • Storytelling
  • Teaching
  • Television Production
  • Treatment Writing