I am a broadcast journalism major at the University of Maryland interested in learning and working in the world of television production. I am hardworking and dedicated and willing to do any task asked of me.


8/14 – Current

Production Assistant University of Marlyand Football

Sports (TV) — Big Ten Network Details
8/14 – Current

Most of my tasks included running notices and statistics sheets from the truck to the press box. This experience showed my what occurs "behind the scenes" to produce game day coverage of a college football game.

12/14 – 1/16

Production Assistant Times Square New Years Eve Live

Live / Special Event (TV) — Times Square Alliance & Countdown Entertainment Details
12/14 – 1/16

I worked as a production assistant for a production company that has exclusive rights to the ball drop on New Years Eve. Main responsibilities included maintaining communications between the host in Times Square and the production crew.

6/15 – 6/15

Production Assistant (Opening of Microsoft Store) – The Visionary Group

6/15 – 6/15

I assisted the event coordinators from The Visionary Group, an event production and marketing group, on the opening of the Microsoft Store in the Willowbrook Mall, where Eric Decker was present signing autographs. I helped with crowd management and talent coordination for this event.

5/15 – 5/15

Production Assistant World Science Festival

Live / Special Event (TV) — Kent Gordis Productions Details
5/15 – 5/15

Responsibilities for this event included assisting production manager with expense reports and logging of memory cards. Also, drove production van and made runs to local businesses when necessary.

6/12 – 7/12

Production Assistant Countdown to London

News (TV) — Universal Sports Network Details
6/12 – 7/12

I assisted with promotional and marketing research, while assisting with social media research. I also transcribed several episodes of the show. Through this experience, I was able to acquire general business, professionalism, communications, and networking skills, while working for the one of the largest networks on television.


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Class of '18

University of Maryland

Candidate for B.A. in Broadcast Journalism


  • Society of Professional Journalists
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