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Summary

From the ground up, I have worked on productions from pre-production to final delivery for television network series, feature films, documentaries and short-form content while working as a team-player to keep productions on schedule and under budget.

Credits

1/17 – Current

Producer – Cycle Media

Commercial/Ad — Cycle Media
1/17 – Current
2/16 – 10/16

Producer Various

Internet — Mechanical Dreams, LLC Details
2/16 – 10/16

- Virtual reality and 360 video production created a fresh opportunity for building new workflows and processes from the ground up. - Created and implemented new workflows specific to virtual reality production and post-production. - Produced, shot and edited multiple virtual reality films ranging from unique narrative experience to award-winning documentaries that played at film festivals including Toronto and Seattle’s International Film Festivals.

5/16 – 7/16

Producer Haskell

Film (Short) — Manner of Speaking, LLC Details
5/16 – 7/16

- Created and implemented budgets while planning and coordinating shoots from pre-production to the final edit. - Problem solved daily while working with other producers and as an individual, to get the most out of limited budgets and resources. - Hired, scheduled and coordinated cast, crew, locations and gear. - Tracked and scheduled post-production through the edit, visual effects and graphics, coloring and final deliverables.

11/15 – 3/16

Associate Producer (Development) Various Projects

Reality/Doc (TV) — PSG Films Details
11/15 – 3/16

Developed and cast reality and documentary tv series for popular television networks. Located, interviewed and researched sources for several potential series. Created demo videos and assisted in writing story treatments.

10/15 – 11/15

Second Assistant Director Lane 1974

Film (Theatrical) Details
10/15 – 11/15

Second Assistant Director for the Seattle Unit. Prepared call sheets, coordinated with crew and talent, communicated production needs to crew, talent and background.

9/15 – 9/15

Data Management Converse Rubber Tracks

Internet — Reality/Doc (TV)
9/15 – 9/15
9/14 – 5/15

Associate Editor (Junior Editor Position) American Genius

NATGEO — TV Movie/Mini — Stephen David Entertainment Details
9/14 – 5/15

Screened all footage, created rough cuts of all scripted scenes for writers and editors. Maintained organization of multiple projects across multiple platforms. Developed strong ability to work independently while being a team player and significantly contributing to the work of editors, writers, producers and visual effects artists.

8/13 – 10/14

Producer Come Down Molly

Film (Theatrical) — Florida Pictures Details
8/13 – 10/14

Developed and implemented budgets. Coordinated crew and actor travel, gear rentals and shipping while staying within tight budgets and time constraints. Developed and implemented budgets Problem solved daily to keep production on time and under budget. Vetted and hired crew. Worked with other producers to best allocate limited resources.

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Education

Class of '09

University of Colorado

BS - Journalism and Mass Communication

My Gear

  • Arri Amira Camera Package
  • Nikon D700 Still Camera Package plus Lenses

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • After Effects
  • AVID
  • Excel
  • FCP
  • Lightroom
  • Mac
  • Microsoft Office
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere
  • Windows