Summary

Successful creator, storyteller, and writer with network and cable series credits.

Credits

5/16 – 12/16

Story Editor Sweet Home Oklahoma 1

BRAVO — Reality/Doc (TV) — Evolution Media Details
5/16 – 12/16

Watched down footage, created stringouts, and tracked story for an unscripted Bravo comedy.

4/16 – 4/16

Story Producer (Post) Sizzle Reel

Sizzle Reel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Something Creative
4/16 – 4/16
2/16 – 3/16

Story Producer Venom Hunters 1

DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Authentic Entertainment Details
2/16 – 3/16

Promoted from Story Assistant. Helped structure story, wrote voiceover narration and pieced together the season one finale of VENOM HUNTERS on Discovery Channel.

7/15 – 2/16

Story Assistant Venom Hunters 1

DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Authentic Entertainment Details
7/15 – 2/16

Story Assistant in title only. I made story decisions, cut string outs and wrote VO and OTF bytes.

2/15 – 5/15

Story Assistant Dancing With The Stars 20

ABC — Reality/Doc (TV) — BBC Worldwide Details
2/15 – 5/15

Took daily field notes on location, logged key moments to tape, then distributed notes to the team. Also pulled together string-outs on Avid, wrote hot sheets and shot rehearsal coverage when needed.

9/14 – 2/15

Media Assistant/Audiobook Director – Skyboat Media

Details
9/14 – 2/15

Performed administrative tasks including heavy research and spreadsheet management. Shot and edited interviews and created content for social media. Also directed several audiobooks; proofed many more.

11/12 – 9/13

Producer The Making Of

Film (Theatrical) — Buttonwillow Films Details
11/12 – 9/13

Sourced the script, raised a budget, hired a crew and managed production as well as post. Ran production meetings, kept the project running on time and under budget, and got it done.

7/13 – 7/13

Assistant Camera (Red Epic) Damn Foreigners

Film (Theatrical) — LA Independent Film & Entertainment (L.I.F.E.) Details
7/13 – 7/13

Slated, managed equipment, and general assistance on set.

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Education

Class of '14

University of California, Santa Cruz

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Film and Digital Media

My Gear

  • Canon 70D
  • Davis and Sanford fluid head tripod
  • Full product line of Nikon AIS primes
  • hard drives
  • Macbook Pro
  • reflectors
  • Rode Videomic Pro

Skills

  • Acting
  • Administrative Assistants
  • Camera
  • Comedy
  • Editing
  • Feature Films
  • Film
  • Film Editing
  • Film Industry
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Draft
  • Humor
  • Independent Film
  • Music
  • Photography
  • Producing
  • Research
  • Screenwriting
  • Short Films
  • Sketch Comedy
  • Stage Management
  • Stand-up Comedy
  • Storytelling
  • Television
  • Video
  • Video Production