Summary

Multilingual award winning producer with more than 10 years experience in news, documentary, entertainment & reality for network & cable in the U.S. and Asia. Conceive, develop, budget, produce, field, direct, script & oversee edit. Love food and travel!

Credits

6/15 – 4/16

Senior Producer – AL JAZEERA AMERICA

Details
6/15 – 4/16

oversee web video content, social media, produce features for broadcast and digital

5/14 – 10/14

Producer (director, writer, oversaw edits) Dan Rather Presents

AXS — News (TV) Details
5/14 – 10/14

Developed, researched, produced, conducted interviews, directed, scripted 1-hr doc about U.S./China. This project began as an indie doc in Dec 2013, which I brought to the Rather team.

3/13 – 11/13

Producer (director, writer, project manager, oversaw edits) SACRED

PBS — TV Movie/Mini — Thirteen/WNET Details
3/13 – 11/13

sole producer of documentary about religion and sacred events around the world. Filmed in U.S. and around the world. (short excerpts for web) www.mediaplayback.net/html5videos/lan/sanfermin/eh5v.html www.mediaplayback.net/html5videos/lan/ramadan/eh5v.html

7/11 – 8/12

Producer (director, writer, oversaw edits) – CNN (CNN Heroes)

Details
7/11 – 8/12

researched, budgeted, produced, directed, conducted interviews, scripted, social media, and oversaw edits of stories for CNN Heroes: mini character-driven docs about everyday heroes. Part of small team that won a Peabody Award in 2011. http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/01/us/cnnheroes-nedimyer-coral-reefs/ http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cnn.heroes/2012.heroes/leo.mccarthy.html

12/08 – 6/10

Producer (Post producer ) GMA

ABC — News (TV)
12/08 – 6/10
1/08 – 11/08

Field Producer Nextworld {miniseries} 1

DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — CBS News Productions Details
1/08 – 11/08

Researched and found stories, characters, experts from around the world for 1-hr about life in the future; integral part of small team from development to delivery, incl conceiving and working with post production houses in creating complex graphics/animation. www.mediaplayback.net/html5videos/lan/bees/eh5v.html

5/07 – 12/07

Associate Producer Nova

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — WGBH Details
5/07 – 12/07

Part of small team and worked with former ABC seniors. Organized/ovesaw enormous amount of archival footage and stills, set up interviews, locations, secured all releases, worked with post production house in creating complex animation... http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/military/astrospies.html

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Education

Class of '13

The New School

Masters in International Affairs

New York University

BA - journalism

My Gear

  • all major editing software

Affiliations

  • Asian Journalist Assoication
  • Diving
  • Writers Workshop

Skills

  • AVID
  • budgeting
  • Cantonese
  • FCP
  • Field producing
  • find characters
  • Food
  • Inews
  • investigative journalism
  • Investigative journalism
  • Journalism Professor
  • Mandarin
  • Scout locations
  • shooting
  • storytelling
  • traveled to 40+ countries
  • Vietnamese
  • Writing