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Summary

I've worked in film and television for 10 years, with several production and postproduction jobs including the PBS series' "Finding Your Roots" and "American Experience."

Credits

8/16 – Current

Archival Producer Untitled Serial Killer Project 1

Reality/Doc (TV) — Stephen David Entertainment
8/16 – Current
8/16 – Current

Archival Producer Untitled Frontier Project 1

Reality/Doc (TV) — Stephen David Entertainment Details
8/16 – Current

Content research and collection, ingesting into Avid, creating cost reports, managing budget, creating licensing deals with vendors, purchasing hi-res files for episode online, creating purchase orders and finalizing payment to vendors.

2/16 – Current

Archival Producer Making the Mob 2

AMC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Steven David Entertainment Details
2/16 – Current

Research and manage archival footage, still photographs, stock footage. Create cost reports, clearance reports, manage archival budgets, and create purchase orders.

10/14 – 8/16

Producer (Avid) Independent Documentary

Film (Short) Details
10/14 – 8/16

Worked as a producer, assistant editor and researcher.

10/15 – 2/16

Assistant Editor (Avid) American Experience

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Insignia Films Details
10/15 – 2/16

AMA management, transcoding, archival data management, script-syncing interviews.

2/14 – 10/14

Assistant Editor (Avid) Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr. 2

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — ARK Media Details
2/14 – 10/14

- Exported rough cuts and posted online - Transcoded footage - Synced and grouped footage - Script synced interviews - Split audio tracks for audio mixer - Broadcast preparation for episodes including checking timing, slate and beep - Created AAFs for color correction - On-lined 10 episodes - Managed team of interns

9/13 – 2/14

Assistant Editor (Avid) Catching Hell 1

WEATHER — Reality/Doc (TV) — Stick Figure Productions Details
9/13 – 2/14

- Synced and grouped footage - Pulled and organized b-roll - Transcoded and imported footage - Pulled and edited sound bites - Script synced interviews - Light editing on Avid - Transcoded footage

3/11 – 9/13

Assistant Editor (FCP, Avid) Women of World War II

Reality/Doc (TV) — The Authority Group Details
3/11 – 9/13

- Assisted in capturing/ logging footage for 3 feature-length documentaries - Editing using Final Cut, Avid, Adobe Suite, Color, and Filemaker - Troubleshooting computer and software problems - Maintaining and managing extensive tape library - Assisting producer in all shipments - Assists in maintaining company website - Researching sponsorship and production assets

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Education

Class of '05

University of Utah

Advanced Film Studies

My Gear

  • Canon C-300
  • Panasonic HVX-200

Skills

  • After Effects
  • Assistant Editing
  • Client Services
  • Computer Troubleshooting
  • Copied footage from SD cards • Transcoded and imported footage
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Managing Interns
  • Office Management
  • Photoshop
  • Producing
  • Researching