Eager, hard-working and experienced Development through Post-Production Assistant/Coordinator in the field of Reality TV/Documentary Film, striving to make the transition to Scripted Television.


4/14 – 4/15

Casting Coordinator Development Department

Reality/Doc (TV) — Hot Snakes MEdia Details
4/14 – 4/15

Manage calendar, answer phones, take meeting notes and generate weekly progress and expense reports for VP and producers of busy development office • Create shoot scripts and call sheets, coordinate travel and book locations and talent for sizzle reel shoots • Research, develop and write pitch documents for a wide range of projects and networks • Find new talent, conduct Skype interviews, edit casting tapes and facilitate contract signing

12/13 – 4/14

Associate Producer Amish Haunting 1

DESTINATION AMERICA — Reality/Doc (TV) — Hot Snakes MEdia Details
12/13 – 4/14

Work with EP to write, revise, conform and breakdown scripts for scripted reenactment series • Act as Script Coordinator to liaise between producer and other departments to field questions pertaining to script • Work with casting to hire 400 actors and assist with wardrobe, hair and makeup • Manage talent releases and payroll paperwork • Keep field production office organized.

11/13 – 11/13

Production Assistant Lucky Bastards 1

ESQUIRE — Reality/Doc (TV) — True Entertainment Details
11/13 – 11/13

Set PA on shoots around NYC • Organize daily lunches for cast and crew • Handle and report petty cash • Pickup gear and distribute walkies to crew • Obtain releases at large events.

7/13 – 10/13

Production Assistant Elder Skelter 1

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Hot Snakes MEdia Details
7/13 – 10/13

Work with production management, art and camera departments from pre through post production • Cast, schedule and wrangle talent • Purchase breakfast, lunch and craft services for set • Secure acquired footage • Generate network deliverables such as annotated scripts, releases and credit lists.

10/11 – 1/13

Development Assistant Various Development Projects

Film (Theatrical) — Lovett Stories & Strategies Details
10/11 – 1/13

Identify and pre-interview potential documentary subjects and academic advisors for award-winning documentary film and trans-media production company projects • Organize fundraising strategy and write several successful film, academic and philanthropic-based grant proposals for two multi-platform projects, Traveling While Black and Children of the Inquisition • Write and design blog posts for company website • Assist with crowd funded outreach for Going Blind, a documentary in distribution • Capture and transcribe footage, light editing and DVD creation • PA on set as needed.

7/09 – 8/09

Intern Various Productions

Reality/Doc (TV) — Sharp Entertainment Details
7/09 – 8/09

Assist in studio and in office on shows such as Man v. Food, Ask Aida and Biography • Transcribe footage • Conduct development research • Go on runs for coffee, props etc.


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Class of '15


Writing for Television (Professional Program Certificate)
Class of '11

Vanderbilt University

English & History; Minor: Studio Art (BA, Magna Cum Laude)

My Gear

  • Car
  • Laptop


  • Casting
  • Crowdfunding (Indiegogo - Kickstarter)
  • Customer Service
  • Editing (Avid - Final Cut Pro - Photoshop)
  • File Management (Google Drive - Dropbox)
  • Grant Writing
  • Research & Outreach
  • Screenwriting (Final Draft)
  • Talent wrangling
  • Transcription
  • Travel Coordination
  • Treatment writing