I am a student at the University of Minnesota focusing on media production. During the course of my studies I have become well versed in a variety of production techniques/equipment and have gained valuable field experience.


7/13 – 8/13

Director of Photography (Canon 60D) So-Called Superheroes 1

YOUTUBE — Internet — Face the Strange Details
7/13 – 8/13

As the Director of Photography I worked closely with the Director on shot formation/storyboarding and script annotation during pre-production. During the production process I was responsible for the filming of the production. Additionally, I supervised and mentored a Production Assistant on camera operations and shot selection.

9/12 – 12/12

Producer Viewers like You Pilot

YOUTUBE — Scripted (TV) — "Yeah, Duh" Productions Details
9/12 – 12/12

As the Producer I worked alongside my Co-Producer on the creative development and execution of the show. This included: concept formation, script writing, casting, location, scheduling, and directing on set.

4/12 – 6/12

Director Habitat for Humanity Public Service Announcement

Internet Details
4/12 – 6/12

As the Director I was responsible for executing the vision on two 30 second spots for a Habitat for Humanity PSA. This included coordinating a crew of 6 individuals and creation of a script/storyboard.


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Class of '13

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Communications B.A.