I have been working in post-production in Television and Film for over eight years as an Assistant Editor and Freelance Editor. Recent credits include, Netflix/AwesomenessTV, Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment, Sony Music, NBC Universal, and BravoTV.


3/15 – 5/15

Assistant Editor (Avid) Project Mc2

Film (Theatrical) — Netflix Details
3/15 – 5/15

Worked as primary Assistant Editor for Awesomeness TV & Project Drew LLC. Primary responsibilities include, tape-less dailies creation, Avid project organization, and primary liaison of all video and audio assets for VFX department and executive production staff.

10/14 – 1/15

Assistant Editor (Avid Media Composer) Dr. Feelgood (Documentary)

Film (Theatrical) — Bungalow Pictures Details
10/14 – 1/15

Responsible for creating and managing all primary video and audio asset materials for a feature documentary workflow, using a combination of the RedCineX-Pro and Avid Media Composer 7 for dailies creation and project organization.

10/14 – 12/14

Assistant Editor (Avid Media Composer)

Commercial/Ad — Picture Head Details
10/14 – 12/14

Worked as an Assistant Editor for all online duties concerning theatrical trailers and additional promotional material.

5/14 – 11/14

Editor Father

Film (Short) — Madcap Films Details
5/14 – 11/14

Responsible for providing post-production and lead editing serivces for narrative and commercial work;

2/14 – 11/14

Editor (Avid Media Composer) Rise

Film (Short) — Thinkseed Productions Details
2/14 – 11/14

Responsible for providing post-production and lead editing serivces for narrative and commercial work

9/14 – 10/14

Editor (Freelance) Dex T-Rex Promotional Trailer

Internet — POW Entertainment Details
9/14 – 10/14

Served as lead editor and after effects compositor for a trailer for Stan Lee's Kid's Universe for promotional use.

3/14 – 4/14

Editor (Freelance) Paulina Rubio Sizzle Reel

Internet — Sony Music Entertainment Details
3/14 – 4/14

Created a sizzle reel video for promotional use for Sony Music Entertainment and Paulina Rubio.

1/14 – 2/14

Assistant Editor (Avid Media Composer) Persuasion

Film (Short) — Permanent Collection Details
1/14 – 2/14

Responsible for creating and managing a full tape-less workflow of video and audio asset material for dailies creation and Avid project organization.


Would you like to write a recommendation for Tarek? Write a Recommendation »


Class of '14

The American Film Institute

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)/Film Editing
Class of '07

Texas Tech University

English/Creative Writing

My Gear

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • After Effects
  • Avid Media Composer 6.5 - 8
  • Canon XL 2
  • Final Cut Studio X
  • Photoshop
  • Pro Tools
  • RedCineX-Pro


  • Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects
  • AMA ingesting and transcoding using Avid Unity and Isis servers
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Digital Media
  • DVCProHD
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • EDLs
  • Entertainment
  • Experience using both HD/SD tape and tapeless workflows
  • Feature Films
  • FileMaker Pro
  • Final Cut Pro Studio
  • HD/SD Encoding
  • Performing String Outs
  • Plural Eyes
  • Pro Tools
  • RedCineX-Pro
  • ScriptSynch
  • Short Films
  • Sound Mixing
  • Uprezzing
  • Video Asset Mangement
  • Video Production