Lisa, an Assistant editor, based in Los Angeles, has 1 Researcher credit and 6 Assistant Editor credits, and has been a member since 2013.


6/16 – Current

Researcher Untitled public safety documentary

Film (Theatrical) Details
6/16 – Current

Research topic of documentary.

9/15 – 3/16

Assistant Editor Parthian

Film (Short) — Artisan Creative Details
9/15 – 3/16

Search for archival clips and photos. Transcribe interviews; update radio script. Comment on rough cuts. Assist producers.

8/14 – 8/14

Consulting editor Black And White

Film (Short) — Raw Power Productions Details
8/14 – 8/14

Analyzed Avid rough cut of narrative short starring Oscar nominee Sally Kirkland. Gave notes to director/co-editor.

3/14 – 5/14

Assistant Editor Restored Me

Film (Theatrical) — Masters Media Group Details
3/14 – 5/14

Synced, grouped, organized, and documented Avid dailies on independent feature. Pulled clips for trailer.

8/13 – 9/13

Assistant Editor Russell

Film (Theatrical) — De Facto Fiction Films Details
8/13 – 9/13

Transcribed interviews for short documentary; converted transcriptions into Celtx screenwriting format. Discussed story structure with director/editor. Doc raised enough money to oversee 2,000 new volunteers at Voices for Children, a San Diego non-profit organization helping foster children.

11/12 – 11/12

Assistant Editor Still

Film (Theatrical) — The Harperville Company Details
11/12 – 11/12

Synced and marked clips, worked on stringouts of documentary about Dr. Dre.

9/11 – 5/12

Assistant Editor Bad Brains: A Band in D.C.

Film (Theatrical) — Plain Jane Productions Details
9/11 – 5/12

Assisted director of punk rock feature documentary with stringouts; compiled ASCAP music cues for editor. Film screened at SXSW and Silverdocs.

2/11 – 2/11

Casting Editor Best Ink 1

OXYGN — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bunim/Murray Productions Details
2/11 – 2/11

Reviewed interview transcriptions and footage, searched for B-roll, graphics and music; edited audition reel for reality show contestant applicant.


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University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Abd., American Civilization

University of California, Berkeley

B.A. Film/American Culture

University of Southern California

Cinematic Arts Summer Program


  • American Cinema Editors Assistant lecture series
  • American Cinema Editors Intern lecture series
  • AMPAS Nicholl Fellowship script reader


  • Avid