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Summary

I'm a NYC based media professional with experience in the creative and management side of TV Production. I also have several years of Administrative Assistant experience. I'm always looking for opportunities to grow and make new connections.

Credits

1/15 – Current

Receptionist Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 2

HBO — Talk Show (TV) — CBS Television Studios
1/15 – Current
7/13 – 11/14

Assistant Production Coordinator Chopped 18

FOOD — Game Show (TV) — notional Details
7/13 – 11/14

 Provided direct support to the Line Producer & Production Managers.  Responsible for appointing and managing a team of several Production Assistants.  Completing tasks such as: booking travel, updating contact lists, vendor sourcing, creating purchase orders, and preparing petty cash reports.  Scheduling and liaising with several different catering companies for crew meals.

5/13 – 5/13

Production Assistant (Field ) Lala's Full Court Life 4

VH1 — Reality/Doc (TV) — Chris Abrego Productions Details
5/13 – 5/13

Transporting talent and crew to and from locations. Assisted in the field with appearance release forms.

10/12 – 11/12

Production Assistant (Post) Halo Awards 2012

NICK/NOGGIN — Award (TV) Details
10/12 – 11/12

Provided support to Associate Producer and Story Producers. Researched archival news photos and videos, assisted in preparing music que sheets.

8/12 – 11/12

Production Assistant The Jenny McCarthy Show 1

VH1 — Reality/Doc (TV)
8/12 – 11/12
8/12 – 11/12

Production Assistant (Set) The Jenny Mccarthy Show 1

VH1 — Reality/Doc (TV) — Embassy Row Details
8/12 – 11/12

Responsible for stocking and replenishing crafty tables, preparing talent dressing rooms, and escorting guest talent on set.

12/11 – 9/12

Production Assistant (Story ) Miss You Much 1

VH1 — Reality/Doc (TV) — VH1 Productions Details
12/11 – 9/12

Worked closely with Producers and Editors. Performed tasks such as researching show talent, compiling interview questions, sourcing archival videos and photos, preparing final deliverable documents, and miscellaneous assignments as needed.

4/12 – 4/12

Production Assistant (Audience ) Oprah's Life Class Tour

OWN — Live / Special Event (TV) — Harpo Studios Details
4/12 – 4/12

Assisted in coordinating the audience for the New York City stop of Oprah's Life Class Tour.

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Education

Class of '12

City University of New York-Herbert H. Lehman College

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Mass Communication/Media Studies

Skills

  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Interviews
  • Music
  • Production Managment
  • Video Production