Summary

Detail-oriented Producer with experience supporting production teams on documentary films (short and feature) and digital content video shoots from pre- through post-production. Skilled working in the field internationally and in cross-cultural settings.

Credits

9/16 – Current

Co-Producer The Cutting Season

Film (Theatrical) Details
9/16 – Current

• Coordinated logistics, oversaw budget and release forms during two production trips in rural Kenya • Co-wrote grant application resulting in $10,000 funding award from Creative Visions Foundation • Designed and managed fundraising tour across six West Coast locations, with over $21,000

1/19 – 1/19

Production Assistant Stray

Grace Vanderwaal — Music Video Details
1/19 – 1/19

- Pick up rental car and gear, location permits, and craft services - Crafty runs and assist crew on location during shoot

11/18 – 11/18

Production Assistant War Stories

Conde Nast — Digital — Conde Nast Entertainment Details
11/18 – 11/18

• Assisted on video shoot for Ars Tecnica's "War Stories" episode featuring Louis Castle from Amazon • Picked up rental car and drove crew from airport to location; picked up, loaded and transported gear • Helped set up gear and build sets on location; contributed ideas for set design

10/18 – 10/18

Production Assistant Investec Promo

Corporate — Indie Village Creative Details
10/18 – 10/18

• Worked on digital content shoots for high-level clients MasterCard and Investec • Assisted with gear transport, organization, set up and takedown • Read interview questions and provided direction to interviewees

6/16 – 5/17

Producer A Gentle Magic

Film (Theatrical) Details
6/16 – 5/17

• Co-wrote grant application resulting in $10,000 funding award from Creative Visions Foundation • Co-managed successful Indiegogo and social media campaigns with over $26,000 fund-raised • Oversaw daily production logistics throughout three-month production trip across South Africa

6/16 – 8/16

Director Navajo Mountain Boarding School Project

Film (Short) — California College of the Arts Details
6/16 – 8/16

- Directed, shot and edited short documentary on Navajo Reservation as part of grant-funded project for California College of the Arts' Impact Awards - Co-wrote grant application resulting in $10,000 project funding award

10/13 – 12/13

Producer Daughters of Emmonak

Film (Short) Details
10/13 – 12/13

- Researched topic, scouted characters and locations and wrote treatment - Coordinated logistics for two production trips on location in rural Alaska native village - Managed budget and secured additional funding for project - Coordinated film festival submissions

Media

  • Daughters of Emmonak

  • The Navajo Mountain Boarding School Project

Recos

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Education

Class of '15

Chapman University

B.A. Sociology

My Gear

  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • zoom recorder
  • Nikon D750

Affiliations

  • International Documentary Association

Skills

  • Field Producing
  • Research
  • Event Planning
  • Adobe premiere
  • Interviewing
  • still photography
  • Location Scouting
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Administrative Support