I was born and raised in Indiana, but currently live in Santa Monica. Family, film and sports have been my foundation since before I could walk.


8/15 – 8/15

Production Assistant – TaylorMade

Commercial/Ad — South District Films Details
8/15 – 8/15

• Assisted with production of TV commercial to capture and expand brand recognition as leading golf manufacturing company. • Managed setup and transport of equipment (cameras, audio, and lighting) for the shoot. • Acted as “go-to person” for Producer, which increased productivity and efficiency.

4/15 – 8/15

Assistant Producer (Assistant Editor) – South District Films

4/15 – 8/15

• Supported Director in filming interviews around baseball pitcher, CC Sabathia, to reflect his family life from childhood to present time. • Viewed and gained insight into interviewing strategies with Sabathia’s coach and mother to complete sports documentary for TV series for Disney XD/ ESPN. • Provided notes with research for documentary.

1/15 – 2/15

Student The Edit Center

Film (Theatrical) Details
1/15 – 2/15

• Analyzed and cut footage daily to follow Director and Editor’s strategies, capture feelings, and manipulate scenes, which enhance quality of feature film and documentary. • Interacted with Director and Editor to gain editing insights in structuring a powerful story • Proposed ideas with creative teams for specific scenes to support film.

1/15 – 2/15

Additional Editor Five Nights in Maine

Film (Theatrical) Details
1/15 – 2/15

Cut footage given from the director for a class at The Edit Center to create scenes and put together as a feature film. Will receive a credit on the final film.

8/14 – 12/14

Assistant Producer MunchCo Calling! Pilot

Scripted (TV) — Catalysta Details
8/14 – 12/14

• Screened resumes to surface top candidates to hire for TV puppet production called, “MunchCo Calling!”. • Managed crew and assessed needs of Director to ensure camera setup and specific placement for smooth successful filming. • Worked with green screen to generate futuristic sets.

1/14 – 4/14

Production Assistant The Story of Food 1

NATGEO — Scripted (TV) — Every Hill Films Details
1/14 – 4/14

• Contributed on filming of 6-hour National Geographic special, “Eat: The Story of Food.” • Transferred footage and logged over one thousand clips into Excel, which provided clean format for organizing clips for Editors.

2/12 – 11/13

Production Assistant Runoff

Film (Theatrical) — Independent Film Details
2/12 – 11/13

• Did personal assistant work for both director and producer. • Cut footage for potential trailers and worked with the main editor on structure of film. • Assisted camera, grip and electric departments.

4/12 – 1/13

Director (Writer) Haunted by the Holocaust

Film (Short) — Independent Film Details
4/12 – 1/13

• Wrote script, produced and co-edited using Final Cut Pro for original documentary. • Selected for presentation at Iowa theater. • Recognized and screened at Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival with Q&A at conclusion.



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Class of '13

University of Iowa

/Cinema and Comparative Literature
Class of '12


/Cinematography and Film/Video Production


  • Assistant Directing
  • Creative Writing
  • Directing
  • Documentaries
  • Editing
  • Event Planning
  • Feature Films
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Fundraising
  • Leadership
  • Management Of Creative Teams
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Non-profits
  • PowerPoint
  • Producing
  • Public Speaking
  • Research
  • Short Films
  • Social Media
  • Social Networking