I thrive working in fast-paced environments producing entertaining and engaging digital media content for multi-platform mobile, desktop, on-air and app environments.


5/14 – 2/15

Freelance TeenNick/Nicktoons/NickJr Video Coordinator TeenNick/Nicktoons/NickJr

Internet — Viacom Media Networks Details
5/14 – 2/15

• Created fresh and enticing tune-ins for promotions • Created video images using Photoshop to enhance visual quality • Promoted new videos and tune-in to increase viewership • Wrote clickable headlines for,, and • Created full episodes, weekly, with proper captioning and copy for website

1/14 – 5/14

Anchor/Producer/Editor Centre County Report

News (TV) — Centre County Report Details
1/14 – 5/14

• Produced, shot, wrote and edited packages for Emmy award-winning newscast broadcast in 29 counties on WPSU • Anchored and reported for live 30-minute weekly newscasts • Utilized industry standard AP ENPS and Adobe Premiere Pro to facilitate newscast production • Pitched newsworthy ideas for weekly show in editorial meetings

5/13 – 8/13

NickApp Production Intern Viacom Media Networks — Internet — Viacom Media Networks Details
5/13 – 8/13

• Developed and created "Voices of Villains" concept for Nick App pitch • Created image spots and scripts using clips from "Sanjay and Craig," "Sam and Cat," "Haunted Hathaways," "Fairly Odd Parents," "SpongeBob SquarePants" and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" • Edited promos for executive meetings • Co-directed green screen "Ham and Cat" shoot

8/12 – 8/12

Freelance Production Assistant Viacom Media Networks — Internet — Viacom Media Networks Details
8/12 – 8/12

•Pitched ideas for spots that were put into production and will be featured on the Nickelodeon App. •Edited spots on Final Cut Pro that will live on the Nickelodeon App. •Screened and logged behind the scenes footage of "Big Time Rush," "Victorious," and "ICarly"

6/12 – 8/12

On-Air Promotions Intern Viacom Media Networks

NICK/NOGGIN — Scripted (TV) — Viacom Media Networks Details
6/12 – 8/12

• Screened and logged show footage • Assisted in selecting clips and music for promotional use • Distributed production materials according to project deadlines • Created dubs and compilations

9/11 – 12/11

Post Production Intern Espn Radio

ESPN/ESPN2 — Live / Special Event (TV) — ESPN Details
9/11 – 12/11

•Assisted PSU Football Post-game show producer with screen calls •Accompanied station sports director at Penn State football games to record interviews with players. •Edited and fed audio back to station. •Prepared local scoreboard reports.


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Class of '14

Penn State University

/Broadcast Journalism


  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Blogging
  • Broadcast
  • CMS
  • Confluence
  • CSS
  • Editing
  • Facebook
  • Final Cut Pro
  • HTML
  • JIRA
  • Microsoft Office
  • Photoshop
  • Post Production
  • Radio
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • Social Media
  • Social Networking
  • Storytelling
  • Television
  • Video
  • Video Production