Summary

I am an Editor and Visual Effects Artist with eight years of experience working for Editorial/VFX houses and Agencies in New York, Chicago and D.C. I have a passion for storytelling.

Credits

5/17 – Current

Editor (Premiere) – Marina Maher Communications

Details
5/17 – Current

Staff editor and motion graphics artist for web content, marketing and social materials.

4/16 – Current

Editor (Adobe Premiere) My Cricket and Me

Film (Theatrical) — Sovereign Films Details
4/16 – Current

Film Editor, My Cricket & Me, (feature-length), starring Gabriel Barreto & Willie Nelson

3/13 – 10/15

Editor (Adobe Premiere, After Effects) – Havas Worldwide

Details
3/13 – 10/15

Tasks include: Video Editor/Motion Graphics artist for major consumer healthcare clients including: Novartis, Genetech, Biogen, Teva, Sanofi and Merck. Color correction, compositing and documentary/narrative style editing of commercial work.

3/11 – 6/12

Junior Editor (Junior Smoke Editor) – Jump/Poetica

Details
3/11 – 6/12

Retouching & Visual Effects work on Maybelline, L'Oréal, Clinique, Chevron, & Olay Olympics campaigns using Smoke & Flame for rotoscoping, greenscreen keying & motion tracking

4/11 – 4/12

Editor (Adobe Premiere, After Effects) – Santiago and Mauricio

Commercial/Ad — Santiago and Mauricio Details
4/11 – 4/12

Video Editor and/or Smoke artist for web-based ad campaigns for clients including: Vogue Japan, Estée Lauder, Interview Magazine, Rebecca Minkoff, & Models.com; also responsible for After Effects & Smoke compositing for Nike, Gucci & Nowness.com

10/10 – 3/11

Assistant Editor (Avid, Final Cut Pro) – Beast Editorial

Details
10/10 – 3/11

Final Cut & Avid assistant editing & media management of commercials, viral videos, short films, & music videos for Bank of America, Motorola, DIRECTV, Verizon, Comcast, & Walmart; also responsible for audio & Telecine prep & on-site production editing

6/08 – 6/10

Editor (Final Cut Pro) – Bosco Productions

Details
6/08 – 6/10

Lead editing, color correction & compositing of national commercial spots for KFC, Leo Burnett, Draft, Entertainment Cruises, The Chicago Bulls, & Broadway in Chicago; also responsible for RED camera & ARRI ALEXA workflow, conversions & DVD authoring

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Education

Class of '08

Northwestern University

Master's Degree of Science; New Media Journalism
Class of '06

George Washington University

Bachelor's Degree; International Relations and Affairs

Skills

  • Adobe premiere
  • after effects
  • animatics
  • compositing
  • compression
  • Editing
  • motion graphics
  • Video editing
  • visual effects