Janelle DeChancie has worked as a Producer, Assistant Director, and Production Coordinator on a number of independent shorts, features and web content. She currently lives and works in Los Angeles.


1/17 – 10/18

Producer Michelle Khare YouTube Channel

YouTube — Digital Details
1/17 – 10/18

Schedule video shoots; communicate with business collaborators; create budgets, manage calendars.

2/18 – 2/18

First Assistant Director But You Look So Good

Film (Short) — Manny Films, LLC Details
2/18 – 2/18

Created shooting schedule; created call sheets; coordinated contact with cast members; ran day-to-day on set

5/17 – 11/17

First Assistant Director (Superhero-Reality hybrid web series with over 6 million views) MK Ultra (Season 1)

YouTube — Digital Details
5/17 – 11/17

Created and managed shooting schedules; created budgets; hired actors and crew; coordinated shoots.

4/17 – 11/17

Archival Producer Project Impossible (Season 1)

History — Reality/Doc (TV) — Radiant Features Details
4/17 – 11/17

Organized and kept large spreadsheets up to date; transferred information from emails into spreadsheets; negotiated and handled archival video and photo purchases from start to finish; kept archival vendors up to date with the status of projects.

8/16 – 8/16

Second Assistant Director Pittsburgh Dad

Film (Short) Details
8/16 – 8/16

Trained green Set Production Assistants, assembled and distributed call sheets, assisted 1st AD and Producers on set.

5/16 – 6/16

Set Production Assistant Mindhunter (Season 1)

Netflix — Scripted (TV) Details
5/16 – 6/16

Assisted with lock-ups on location.

2/16 – 3/16

Second Assistant Director Yinz

Film (Theatrical) — Yinz LLC Details
2/16 – 3/16

Assisted with production scheduling, created daily call sheets, created sides for cast and crew, worked with First Team, assisted 1st AD with organizing and running set.

8/15 – 12/15

Producer Samantha Moonley's Greatest Feeling

Film (Short) — GTK Films Details
8/15 – 12/15

Handled locations, lodging, cast and crew workflow, and day-to-day operations from preproduction through post.



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Class of '16

Point Park University

Bachelor of Arts


  • Adobe Premiere
  • Call Sheets
  • organization
  • scheduling
  • Communication
  • Movie Magic
  • Google Drive
  • Celtx
  • Production Planning
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Mac OS X
  • Self-Starter
  • Receptionist Duties