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Summary

Jini, a Floor Director WGN, based in Chicago, has 1 Floor Director credit and 1 Associate Producer credit, and has been a member since 2015.

Credits

5/15 – Current

Floor Director WGN News

WGN AMERICA — News (TV) — Tribune Media Services Details
5/15 – Current

• Update and complete rundowns for news shows • Direct and supervise news stage, time two hour live show and manage steadicam operators • Manage and communicate schedule of events for production team and talent • Manage guests, bands and entertainment shows

7/13 – 3/15

Associate Producer (Season 15 & 16 ) – Telepictures Productions

Details
7/13 – 3/15

-Produce and brief stories for filming of Season 15 & 16 -Ensure completion of paperwork necessary for guest arrival -Supervise and manage all production elements for show segments -Book and pitch potential stories for filming to Producers Book and pitch potential stories for filming to Producers

3/13 – 7/13

Production Assistant (Season 15) – Telepictures Productions

Details
3/13 – 7/13

-Researched and collected information on potential stories for Season 15 -Assisted Producers in tape day preparations -Collected and assembled tape day elements such as video and audio -Pursued leads on potential stories for Producers

3/12 – 3/13

Intern (Sales Assistant) – NBC Telemundo Chicago

Details
3/12 – 3/13

-Managed and entered contracts in OSI-Traffic for Telemundo clients -Oversaw and processed over $3 million worth of inventory -Networkedwithadvertisingagenciestoensureordersatisfaction

2/13 – 2/13

Field Producer Best of the Auto Show Special

TELEMUNDO — Live / Special Event (TV) — Telemundo Details
2/13 – 2/13

- Worked with and directed talent - Picked out filming locations - Coordinated cameramen and shot list - Saw project through from filming to editing

11/11 – 3/12

News Coordinator – NBC Telemundo Chicago

Details
11/11 – 3/12

Gathered stories and video from local and national sources. Produced, researched and assembled personnel and materials for news stories. Managed news room, event and magazine show schedules. Maintained communication between different departments to ensure completion of shows.

4/11 – 11/11

Program Coordinator – NBC Telemundo Chicago

Details
4/11 – 11/11

-Shot and organized b-roll and interviews -Wrote and Edited commercials and topical’s for air. -Conducted interviews and voice overs for the news and magazine shows. -Researched potential stories for news and show segments. -Translated news, scripts and graphics from English to Spanish. Coordinated, promoted and photographed events.

1/11 – 4/11

Intern Accesso Total/Chicago News

TELEMUNDO — News (TV) — NBC Universal Details
1/11 – 4/11

-Field produced programs, news segments and commercials -Edited commercials and topical’s for air -Conducted interviews and voice overs for the news and magazine shows -Researched potential stories for news and show segments

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Education

Columbia College

Film & Animation

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Media Studies and Spanish

My Gear

  • Nikon D40x

Skills

  • Can Manipulate; Final Cut Pro & Photo Shop
  • Native Spanish Speaker