Chicago based digital media professional. Graduate from DePaul University's Digital Cinema program and currently seeking freelance opportunities in the field. Strong experience in both video production and photography as well as post production.


5/16 – Current

Sales Manager (Cinespace Production Equipment Rental Agent) – NBC Universal

5/16 – Current

-Work closely with Lighting and Grip departments on several Chicago based productions including Dick Wolf series "Chicago Fire” & “Chicago PD” renting and servicing film equipment. -Operate as head of expendables sales. Purchase and collaborate with multiple vendors and clients -Maintain and catalog detailed inventory on thousands of different production items

11/15 – 6/16

Videographer (Head) – Chicago News Media Group

11/15 – 6/16

-Film and edit weekly automotive reviews for online publishing -Work with automotive clients to produce commercial and branded spots for TV and web -Producing candid news style interviews featuring relevant topics such as sports and politics

10/15 – 11/15

Assistant Editor (Freelance) "Tell Me What You See"

Film (Short)
10/15 – 11/15
6/12 – 12/14

Still Photographer (Videographer) – National Engravers

6/12 – 12/14

o Shot and edited 25 different videos for marketing and sales. o Edited over 1000 unique product photos for website redesign. o Organized and updated media and product inventory on servers.

9/14 – 11/14

Intern (Post-Production) The Hollywood Reporter

Online — Internet Details
9/14 – 11/14

o Edited video content reaching over 100,000 online subscribers. o Prepared timelines and pulled assets for lead editors. o Tagged and organized entire 2014 year of media on company servers. o Edited weekly Billboard Pop-Shop podcast featuring musicians such as Nick Jonas & Tove Lo.

4/14 – 6/14

Intern Multiple Projects

Reality/Doc (TV) — New Chapter Entertainment Details
4/14 – 6/14

o Collaborated with other team members on projects for Nielsen and TV One. o Assisted producers in clearing rights to music and photos for an hour-long documentary. o T ranscribed footage and gave screening notes to editor .

3/13 – 6/13

Media Manager (Marketing Producer & Editor) – Here's the

Commercial/Ad Details
3/13 – 6/13

o Created motion graphics videos and advertisements for monthly storytelling events. o Planned and set up live events including a citywide game of tag with more than 200 participants. o Collaborated with other members to brainstorm engaging new content.


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DePaul University

B.S. Digital Cinema

My Gear

  • Adobe Premiere
  • After Effects
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Canon
  • Data Management
  • DSLR
  • Edit Suite
  • Final Cut 7
  • GoPro
  • Kino Flo Lighting Packages
  • LaCie Hard SSD Hard Drives
  • Lens Kit
  • Lighting Stands
  • macbook pro
  • Photoshop
  • Sony A6300
  • Various Grip Equipment


  • 35mm Film
  • Action sports
  • Adobe Premiere
  • After Effects
  • assistant editing
  • Audio Editing
  • Automotive
  • Avid
  • Commercial
  • Creative
  • Creative Suite
  • Data Management
  • Digital Photography
  • Documentary
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Grip
  • Lighting
  • Mac
  • Maya
  • media management
  • Motion Graphics
  • music
  • Narrative
  • PC
  • Photoshop
  • Planning
  • Production Assistant
  • reality
  • Sales and rental
  • sound design
  • Stills
  • TV Production
  • Writing