Summary

Highly self-motivated and results-driven with more than 10 yrs of experience. I am confident that my extensive experience and personal strengths offer the right mix of qualifications with which I can help you achieve your objectives as part of your team.

Credits

5/12 – 5/15

Senior Producer – NBC-Universal

Details
5/12 – 5/15

•Brainstormed, pitched, and developed story ideas under tight deadlines and turnarounds. •Conducted all interviews in the guest search process. •Assessed risks and benefits under the guidelines of the show. •Wrote story scripts, host intros and question cards. •Produced tape pieces used in the show. •Coordinated and executed studio shows. •Briefed guests and produced them the day of the show •Managed and maintained strict show budget. •Coordinated and executed field shoots. •Produced show segments in the field, acquired locations, security personnel and legal releases. •Created shot lists and worked directly with editors to execute the vision of each piece. •Coordinated all show’s polygraph tests. •Managed production team consisting of an Associate Producer, Booker and Production Assistant. •Conducted weekly Producers meetings on stories development. •Assisted Producers and Jr. Producers with show development on show days. •Assisted Co-Executive Producer with staff meetings. •Assisted Co-Executive Producer with second interviews for Associate Producer, Booker, and Production Assistant positions.

5/09 – 5/12

Coordinating Producer – NBC-Universal

Details
5/09 – 5/12

•Relocated with the show from Chicago, IL to Stamford, CT in 2009. •Trained Junior Producers during Pre-Production, Production, and Team management. •Assisted Producers on show development as needed. •Conducted all interviews in the guest search process. •Assessed risks and benefits under the guidelines of the show. •Brainstormed, pitched, and developed story ideas under tight deadlines and turnarounds. •Wrote story scripts, host intros and question cards. •Produced tape pieces used in the show. •Coordinated and executed studio shows. •Briefed guests and produced them the day of the show •Managed production team consisting of an Associate Producer, Booker and Production Assistant. •Managed and maintained strict show budget. •Coordinated and executed field shoots. •Produced show segments in the field, acquired locations, security personnel and legal releases. •Created shot lists and worked directly with editors to execute the vision of each piece. •Coordinated all show’s polygraph tests.

8/06 – 5/09

Producer – NBC-Universal

Details
8/06 – 5/09

Produced for “The Jerry Springer Show” from August 2006 – May 2007. Helped launched the “Steve Wilkos show” in 2007 and was permanently moved to the show soon after. •Conducted all interviews in the guest search process. •Assessed risks and benefits under the guidelines of the show. •Brainstormed, pitched, and developed story ideas under tight deadlines and turnarounds. •Wrote story scripts, host intros and question cards. •Produced tape pieces used in the show. •Coordinated and executed studio shows. •Briefed guests and produced them the day of the show. •Managed production team consisting of an Associate Producer, Booker and Production Assistant. •Managed and maintained strict show budget. •Coordinated and executed field shoots. •Produced show segments in the field, acquired locations, security personnel and legal releases. •Created shot lists and worked directly with editors to execute the vision of each piece.

1/05 – 8/06

Associate Producer – NBC Universal

Details
1/05 – 8/06

Booked an average of 15-20 guests for five segments on a weekly basis. •Vetted background checks, legal documents and medical paperwork. •Pitched stories to Producer. •Coordinated all travel accommodations, airfare, hotel, car, restaurants and entertainment during their stay. •Arranged for hair, make up and wardrobe services for guests. •Assisted Producer and guests with their needs while at the Studio. •Helped Producer brief guests. •Helped train Production Assistant.

8/04 – 1/05

Production Assistant – NBC Universal

Details
8/04 – 1/05

•Booked an average of 15-20 guests for five segments on a weekly basis. •Vetted background checks, legal documents and medical paperwork. •Pitched stories to Producer. •Coordinated all travel accommodations, airfare, hotel, car, restaurants and entertainment during their stay. •Arranged for hair, make up and wardrobe services for guests. •Assisted Producer and guests with their needs while at the Studio.

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Education

Class of '04

Columbia College Chicago

Bachelor of Arts

Skills

  • Bilingual - Spanish