Summary

PRODUCER | WRITER | DIRECTOR -- DOCUMENTARY | WEB | MUSEUM Specializing in history and factual projects -- History, H2, Smithsonian Channel, Discovery, PBS, A&E, Weather Channel, CNBC; web shorts; museum exhibit films and audio guides

Credits

3/18 – 7/18

Writer Georgia O'Keeffe in Hawaii for the New York Botanical Gardens

Live Event — Acoustiguide Details
3/18 – 7/18

Wrote two audio tours for this summer's exhibit on Georgia O'Keeffe and her little known Hawaiian period... and the beautiful paintings her visit produced. Wrote script including interviews with curator, and poet

10/17 – 7/18

Producer Deadly Rich (Season 1)

CNBC — Scripted (TV) — Kurtis Productions Details
10/17 – 7/18

Produced, wrote and directed one hour episode on Clark Rockefeller, the ultimate conman who pretended he was a Rockefeller only to be unmasked as a killer in a 25 year-old cold case. Also story developed several ideas into episodes for other producers.

8/17 – 10/17

Writer Aerial America 24: Chicago

SMITHSONIAN — Scripted (TV) — Tusker Television Details
8/17 – 10/17

Researched stories and locations for episode of documenting 24 hours in the life of a great American city, Chicago. Wrote script which together with aerial photography over Chicago and its landmarks & neighborhoods told this unique story.

7/17 – 9/17

Producer (also Writer Director ) Homicide for the Holidays

OXYGN — Scripted (TV) — Jarrett Creative Details
7/17 – 9/17

Produced and directed two episodes of this chilling holiday-themed series, shot in St. Paul and Boise. Filled out the roster of interviewees, shaped the films into hour-length, and wrote treatment and scripts

2/17 – 7/17

Writer Audio tours for the Statue of Liberty

Live Event — Acoustiguide Details
2/17 – 7/17

Wrote two brand new tours for the Statue of Liberty Museum as well as the perimeter of Liberty Island, delving into the history of the statue's origins, and its iconic symbolism.

2/17 – 4/17

Producer Monsters Inside Me (Season 8)

ANIMLPLNT — Reality/Doc (TV) — Optomen Productions Details
2/17 – 4/17

Field-produced several stories for this long-running infectious disease stories about people who experience and overcome an extraordinary sequence of events that could potentially destroy them

10/16 – 12/16

Story Producer Mysteries At The Museum (Season 17)

TRAVEL — Scripted (TV) — Optomen Productions Details
10/16 – 12/16

Wrote scripts across several episodes of this flagship Travel Channel series hosted by Don Widman. Each story is a unique adventure, spun around an object in a museum, that leads viewers to a revelatory conclusion. Was so fun to work on, and a pleasure to write.

6/16 – 10/16

Producer Love Kills (Season 1)

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Scripted (TV) — Indigo Films Details
6/16 – 10/16

Produced, wrote & directed this unique episode of pilot series about a couple who went Bonnie & Clyde when the young man's mother banished him from the family farm in Maine. Definite elements of American gothic

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Education

University of Chicago

Political Science/International Relations

Skills

  • Archive Selection
  • Conceptualizing stories
  • Directing in the field
  • Edit supervision
  • Interviewing
  • Keeping up morale
  • Managing teams
  • Research
  • Working with Talent
  • Writing treatments and scripts