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Summary

Highly creative development producer with proven track record of casting characters and producing stories in unique worlds. Extensive development writing and sizzle production experience, and well established relationships with East Coast network execs.

Credits

6/16 – Current

Director of Development – Lucky 8 TV

6/16 – Current
4/16 – 6/16

Development Producer – Paperny Entertainment

4/16 – 6/16
3/16 – 4/16

Development Producer – Lucky 8 TV

3/16 – 4/16
9/14 – 9/15

Director of Development – NorthSouth Productions

Details
9/14 – 9/15

•Developed a slate of crime, outdoor and male-skewing programming. •Fostered strong relationships at History, Discovery, NatGeo, Travel Channel, Science, ID, LMN, Animal Planet and A&E. •Wrote treatments, field produced sizzles and network funded tapes. Managed crews and shot/produced pieces independently, and post-produced sizzles on a range of budgets.

2/12 – 9/14

Development Manager – Indigo Films

Details
2/12 – 9/14

•Developed and pitched projects to major non-fiction cable nets, with greenlights at Travel Channel, ID, NatGeo, Discovery, NatGeoWild, History, LMN, A&E/BIO and CMT. •Produced sizzles, supervising editors and production staff. •Wrote treatments for a high volume of crime focused pitches. •Managed the hiring of Development Assistants and freelancers.

2/09 – 2/12

Development Coordinator – Hoff Productions

Details
2/09 – 2/12

Developed projects with greenlights at Discovery, NationalGeo, Animal Planet, History, ID, TLC, Travel, SPEED, NatGeoWild, and 3net. •Produced sizzles while supervising editors and field production staff. •Led casting to scout new talent and sign them to exclusivity deals. •Coordinated a department that consisted of the President, Development Director, and Researcher.

1/08 – 12/08

Assistant to Executive Producer – HotHouse Productions/RZO Management

Details
1/08 – 12/08

•Managed talent submissions and pitches for an extensive list of alternative comedy talent, with projects at MTV, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central and Funny Or Die.

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Education

Class of '07

University of California, Santa Barbara

BA/Film & Media Studies

My Gear

  • Canon 600D kit

Skills

  • Adobe Premiere
  • Avid
  • Casting
  • Content
  • Development
  • Directing
  • Documentaries
  • Field Producing
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Media Production
  • New Media
  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • Production Managment
  • Reality
  • Research
  • Storytelling
  • Television
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Writing