Award Winning Editor/Motion Graphics professional with 10+ years of experience. If you need something done, I can do it.


1/24 – Current

Editor (Premiere) Joo Kno Media

Private — Corporate — Joo Kno Media Details
1/24 – Current

Ongoing freelance editing work with this DC based media company.

1/22 – 3/23

Editor (Motion GFX Animator too)

Staff Position — Magilla Entertainment Details
1/22 – 3/23

I was an editor on the development team creating sizzle reels for pitch decks for new reality TV shows.

9/21 – 9/22

Editor (Premiere CC) Class project (Season 1)

HitRECord — Digital — HitRECord Details
9/21 – 9/22

Editor for a series of educational videos called Class Projects. Similar to Master Class, artists and musicians show their process of creation through a series of lessons. Examples include "Storytelling Through Folk Music" as taught by Madisen Ward of Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear.

6/21 – 8/21

Editor (Premiere CC) Baking with Dorie

Baking with Dorie — Advertising — Roadside Diner Media LLC Details
6/21 – 8/21

I edited a series of promotional videos for a new cookbook "Baking with Dorie" by Dorie Greenspan, including a 15 minute chocolate chip recipe video.

1/21 – 2/21

Editor (Premiere CC) Sundance Film Festival 2021

YouTube — Advertising — SFG Productions Details
1/21 – 2/21

I was hired to edit 5 interviews of filmmakers for the Sundance Institute to coincide with Sundance Film Festival 2021. One of these interviews was with Shaka King, Director of Judas and the Black Messiah.

7/19 – 1/21

Editor (Motion GFX Animator too) 4 levels

YouTube — Digital — Conde Nast Entertainment Details
7/19 – 1/21

I was a primary editor and animator for the hit Epicurious series 4 Levels. I edited somewhere between 12-15 episodes. Some of them reached 5-6 million views on YouTube.

7/19 – 1/21

Editor (Premiere CC) Bon Appetit

YouTube — Digital — Conde Nast Entertainment Details
7/19 – 1/21

I was an editor for Bon Appetit's YouTube channel, until the company imploded their own success through a well publicized labor scandal. But I managed to work on some of the successful pre-scandal content, including popular shows like From the Test Kitchen. Episodes I edited were seen by millions of people.

3/18 – 1/21

Editor (Motion GFX Animator too)

Staff Position — Conde Nast Entertainment Details
3/18 – 1/21

I edited for brands such as Bon Appetit, Epicurious, Vanity Fair, Teen Vogue, Ars Technica, Pitchfork, and more. I've done content for Instagram, Youtube, Snapchat, Facebook, and Twitter.

Self ID

I identify with the following groups:

  • Ethnicity: White or Caucasian
  • Gender: Man


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Class of '12

Virginia Commonwealth University

B.F.A. in Filmmaking

My Gear

  • Canon 60D
  • Canon lens EF 50mm
  • 10mm-20mm EX Sigma Lens
  • Sennheiser Wireless Mics and Microphone
  • Tascam Linear PCM Recorder DR-60Dmk2


  • Editing
  • illustration
  • Cinematography
  • Motion Graphics
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Graphic Design
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Scriptwriting
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Stop Motion Animation
  • Plural Eyes
  • 2D Animation
  • Canon Camera Operator