Summary

Freelance Production Associate with strong creative focus, excellent organizational skills and eclectic Film, Television & Documentary background

Credits

5/14 – 11/14

Talent Coordinator The John Kerwin Show

Live / Special Event (TV) — Briarwood Productions
5/14 – 11/14
3/14 – 8/14

Executive Assistant (Story Assistant) Sex Sent me to the ER 2

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc. Details
3/14 – 8/14

Assisted Director and Show Executives daily with script notes, story management, talent contracts, scheduling, travel and production management.

8/13 – 2/14

Associate Producer (Executive Assistant) Documentary

Reality/Doc (TV) — Leva Filmworks/Warner Brothers Details
8/13 – 2/14

Oversaw and assisted in creation of featurette films for Warner Bros. Assisted with all Production tasks and paperwork; Created talent lists and performed outreach, interfaced daily with agents & publicists, scheduled and coordinated interviews & b-roll. booked locations, conducted research, handled paperwork & clearances, pitched and crafted interview topics, assisted on shoot days.

4/13 – 7/13

Assistant to Director Morgana Complex Pilot

FX — Scripted (TV) — Dakota Pictures Details
4/13 – 7/13

Freelance Director's Assistant during Pre-Production & filming of Mitchell Hurwitz produced Comedy pilot. Assisted Director with script coverage, paperwork, organizing crew and talent. Provided office production assistance, email and phones for Director.

2/11 – 11/12

Executive Assistant to Producer Paranorman

Film (Theatrical) — Laika Entertainment Details
2/11 – 11/12

Served as Executive Assistant to Producer. Handled phones, managed daily calendar and scheduling of all appointments. Coordinated talent visits & supported publicity efforts leading to film’s release. Facilitated travel, produced press kits, provided music and artist research, generated production/expense reports and served as a liaison between producer and crew.

9/10 – 12/10

Production Assistant Portlandia 1

IFC — Scripted (TV) — Broadway Video Details
9/10 – 12/10

Performed general Production duties such as set-ups, research, errands, and on-set assistance to Producers.

4/09 – 8/10

Development Assistant – @ Large Films, Inc.

Details
4/09 – 8/10

Provided support to Development Executives at Commercial studio/agency. Kept Development department up-to-date on trends and industry news, wrote correspondence on behalf of Creative & Development departments, read and responded to submissions and bids, proof-read treatments, client research and support, organized storyboards, compiled notes, and tracked progress in meetings.

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Education

Class of '09

Portland State University

BA, Film & Communications