Story Teller. Music and Media Clearance. Archival Experience. Dog Lover.


1/19 – 4/20

Clearance Coordinator – Left/Right Inc.

1/19 – 4/20

Active liaison between Legal, Business Affairs, and Production (field and post). Confirming final use of all third-party materials, reporting to vendors, fully executing licenses, routing and filing paperwork for payment. Maintaining and confirming Appearance, Likeness, Materials, and Location Agreements for permission to film. Preparing final deliverables to be delivered to the network. Fair Use analysis and reporting. Music Supervision & Clearance: Identifying incidental music, curating playlists for end-credit track use, approval clearance; full license execution

5/18 – 1/19

Music Clearance – Viacom

5/18 – 1/19

Media Clearance & Licensing: Research and obtain permissions for media uses including film clips and photography. Obtain necessary talent materials release forms. Synchronization Licensing for Audio/Visual Uses: Research and confirm all songwriter, publisher, and label ownership. Obtain approvals of use per project’s media and terms; negotiate fees when necessary. Report clearance updates, including budget, to client groups in a timely fashion. Communicate with digital team to facilitate coverage for online/wireless platforms. Communicate with Business and Legal Affairs teams for Fair Use risk analysis. Review content prior to final edit; assure all elements are accounted for either by a fair use assessment or complete approval from ownership parties. Review and compare production Usage Reports and cue sheets; confirm any conflicting information with the production team. Review Cue Sheets, Assure accurate and complete information is included for Performing Rights Societies to accept and process. VMN Specific Program Experience​: Q, MVA, DM5, DMDS, VML, MediaServices


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Class of '15

Columbia College Chicago

BA Music Business Management
Class of '10

The New School

BFA Musical Theatre; Concentration in Media Studies
Class of '07

The American Musical and Dramatic Academy

Professional Performance Certificate

My Gear

  • Macbook Pro


  • AVID Media Composer
  • Screenwriting
  • Google Docs
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Google Sheets
  • Microsoft Office Suite