Summary

I'm a jack-of-all trades media-maker, seeking to tell stories for social change. Seeking production assistant jobs in the Washington, D.C. area.

Credits

1/19 – Current

Multimedia Coordinator – The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Details
1/19 – Current

Produces promotional and educational videos for website and social media presence, and documents events and outreach initiatives. Advises on multimedia production needs regarding student fellows, education initiatives, and grantee applications. Plans and produces video interviews with journalist grantees, while teaching interns to shoot and edit videos.

8/18 – 1/19

Intern (Multimedia) – The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Details
8/18 – 1/19

Builds content and manages publishing load for Pulitzer Center website, including grantee work, blog posts, and event listings. Supports multimedia team by planning, filming, and editing videos, searching through archival footage, and providing events coverage. Designs weekly newsletter, schedules social media posts, and curates grantee Instagram takeovers for communications team.

6/17 – 8/18

Film Production Counselor – Arlington Independent Media

Details
6/17 – 8/18

Taught film production to 2-week camp sessions of 9- to 13-year-olds, including camera, lighting, and audio equipment handling and narrative structure. Assistant directed, co-wrote, and edited campers' short films. Led acting exercises and media literacy workshops.

9/15 – 5/18

Media Specialist/Student Training & Development Coordinator – Reeder Media Center at William & Mary Libraries

Details
9/15 – 5/18

Instructed campus community in the use of creative audio and visual production equipment in a college library setting. Developed the inaugural Student Training & Development Coordinator position to evaluate student employee core competencies, redevelop student employee training based on new media literacy requirements, and evaluate and assess progress. Instructed students and faculty in the use of production equipment, including DSLRs, video cameras, audio recording equipment, studio lights, and microphones, and managed analog to digital conversion projects for teaching and research.

8/16 – 4/18

Publicity Chair – The Christopher Wren Singers

Details
8/16 – 4/18

Managed social media accounts and coordinated outreach for a student chamber choir. Grew online presence by creating an Instagram account and a YouTube page. Designed merchandise and branding material.

1/18 – 1/18

Director (+Camera Operator, Talent) – Sinfonicron Light Opera Company

Commercial/Ad — Freelance Details
1/18 – 1/18

Directed, helped film, and appeared in the trailer for Sinfonicron Light Opera Company's production of Gilbert & Sullivan's 'The Grand Duke'

10/16 – 12/17

Editor (Adobe Premiere) – iZone Stancecheck

Commercial/Ad — Freelance Details
10/16 – 12/17

Edited two product spot ads for social media distribution. Served as First Assistant Director for the shoot as well.

11/17 – 11/17

Filmmaking Mentor – AVAdventure

Details
11/17 – 11/17

Taught 40 middle and high school youths elements of film production to create original 5-minute films in groups at Youth Film Institute, a weekend camp.

Recos

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Education

Class of '18

The College of William & Mary

B.A. Communications, Sociology

My Gear

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Affiliations

  • Arlington Independent Media