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Summary

As an experienced Director and Producer, I know firsthand how to create both quality creative content and how to logistically execute the goals of a production from start to finish.

Credits

1/11 – Current

Director (Producer, Writer) Blessed Are the Meek

Film (Theatrical) — Jaffa Films
1/11 – Current
1/11 – Current

Director (Producer) Rediscovering Kate Carew

Film (Theatrical) — Jaffa Films Details
1/11 – Current

Writing treatments. Grant proposals. Scriptwriting. Conducting research. Archival stills & film research. Field producing. Organizing talent and hiring crew in the US and Europe. Cast Directing. Fundraising. Developing social media. Creating outreach engagement modules; along with proposals for educational curricula and enrichment.

3/09 – 9/10

Director (Producer/Show Runner) Heart of the City: Katrina 5 Years Later

BET — Reality/Doc (TV)
3/09 – 9/10
3/06 – 9/08

Series Producer (Director/Show Runner) Unsolved Civil Rights Murders: Murder In Black And White 1

TV ONE — Reality/Doc (TV) — TV One Productions Details
3/06 – 9/08

Includes overseeing project from conception to final post stages. My expertise stretches from a history in development writing to overseeing all production aspects under the credits of Series Producer/Show Runner/Director. Field Producing. Directing.

3/05 – 6/05

Associate Producer African American Lives

PBS — TV Movie/Mini — Thirteen/WNET
3/05 – 6/05
5/04 – 1/05

Associate Producer African American Lives 1

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Kunhardt McGee Productions Details
5/04 – 1/05

Did genealogy research for the celebrity stories and sorted out logistics, worked with budgets, help find characters, create and maintain the series organizational system that allows the teams to find footage, stills, and archival material.

9/00 – 6/02

Associate Editor (This Far By Faith: African American Spiritual Journeys) – Blackside Productions

9/00 – 6/02
1/98 – 9/00

Associate Editor KEN BURNS JAZZ: HISTORY OF AMERICA'S MUSIC

Film (Theatrical) — Florentine Films Details
1/98 – 9/00

Editing music & visuals. Coordinated archival stills for entire series. Edited w/Senior Editor episodes 2, 4, 8 on 10 part PBS series. Oversaw and delegated post-production tasks to apprentice Editors, and intern staff.

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Education

Class of '15

New School University

Masters degree/Media Studies

University of Massachusetts/Amherst

Bachelors of Arts (Communication/Political Science)

My Gear

  • 7D
  • Boom Poles
  • Canon 5D
  • Final Cut Pro Ver 7 & 10 Edit Systems (2)
  • Ikam Camera Stabilizers (2)
  • Lavailers
  • Movi M10
  • Panasonic AGA F100PJ
  • Shot Gun Mics
  • Tripods
  • Wireless Mic Kits (2)

Affiliations

  • IATSE Local 700 Editors Guild

Skills

  • Avid
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Broadcast
  • Broadcast Television
  • Camera
  • Casting
  • Cinematography
  • Commercials
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Video
  • Directing
  • Documentaries
  • Documentary
  • Editing
  • Entertainment
  • Feature Films
  • Field Producing
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Draft
  • HD Video
  • Journalism
  • Media Production
  • Multimedia
  • Music
  • Music Videos
  • New Media
  • Non-linear Editing
  • Photography
  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • Production
  • Production Management
  • Radio
  • Reality
  • Research
  • Screenwriting
  • Shooting
  • Short Films
  • Social Media
  • Storytelling
  • Television
  • Television Production
  • TV production
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Voice Over
  • Writing