Freelance Writer, DGA Assistant Director, and budding Producer accomplished in commercial, television and motion picture production with 15 plus years of experience in crew, talent, set and script management uniquely adept at collaboration and ingenuity.


4/11 – Current

Producer (Owner) – MANIFEST LLC

4/11 – Current

Film, Television, and Commercial Production Company with demonstrated experience in: Production consultation and services. Script breakdowns. EP Budgets. EP Schedules. Story Development. Script Analysis. Story Editor. Script Creation, Revisions, and Ghost Writer Services. Generating and tracking FINAL DRAFT production drafts and revisions.

11/00 – Current

Freelance DGA Assistant Director Various

Film (Theatrical) — Various Details
11/00 – Current

Organized facilitator, communicator, and problem solver with a passion for maximizing creativity under tight budgets and deadlines. Expert at budgeting, scheduling, script breakdowns, personnel, project management, research, analysis, writing & editing, logistics, SFX, VFX, Stunts and multi-element productions. Proficiency in MS OFFICE, EP BUDGETING & SCHEDULING, FINAL DRAFT, ADOBE ACROBAT PRO.

6/14 – 6/14

Assistant Director – Santa Monica Place

Commercial/Ad — General Malaise Productions Details
6/14 – 6/14

Devised Shooting Plan and Generated EP Schedule for three day shoot. Designed MS EXCEL CALL SHEET and managed distribution to crew and talent

5/14 – 6/14

Co-Producer SMP YOUTUBE Videos

Corporate — General Malaise Productions Details
5/14 – 6/14

Coordinated logistics/ shooting plan for multiple Corporate Videos/ Commercials for Santa Monica Place Mall

1/14 – 2/14

Production Supervisor As They Continue To Fall

Film (Short) — Generl Malaise Productions Details
1/14 – 2/14

Created EP Prep and Production Schedule, Managed Set Operations and supervised AD Staff/ Location Depts.

8/13 – 11/13

Production Consultant Man On Carrion Road

Universal Pictures — Film (Theatrical) — Atlas Media Corporation Details
8/13 – 11/13

Created Script Breakdown and Preliminary Shooting Schedule for Budget purposes Identified potential script changes and plot points that could be simplified to match budget constraints. Suggested production scenarios and their potential budgetary affect.

2/13 – 6/13

Associate Producer – Contento Films

2/13 – 6/13

Created Script Breakdown, prep schedule and preliminary shooting schedule to match 1.4 Million Dollar budget Designed, Coordinated and supervised Prep responsibilities for 11 departments and local police, fire, etc. to include crew staffing, design, art direction, logistics, script preparation and revisions Managed shooting schedule conflicts

2/12 – 6/12

Screenwriter Lineage

Film (Theatrical) Details
2/12 – 6/12

Created, developed, and implemented revisions to match shooting script to budget realities.


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Class of '11


Certificate/UCLA Professional Screenwriting Program
Class of '05

New York University

MFA/Dramatic Writing
Class of '97

Wesleyan University

BA/Theater, American Studies
Class of '92

Brooklyn Friends School

High School Diploma/
Class of '88

De La Salle Academy

Jr. High Diploma/

My Gear



  • DGA
  • Kappa Alpha Psi


  • adept in fast-paced
  • Advertising
  • Budget Analysis
  • Budgeting
  • Budgets
  • Calm Under Pressure
  • can work independently or collaboratively
  • Collaboration
  • Commercials
  • compassionate
  • Editing
  • effective communication & public speaking
  • Facebook
  • Feature Films
  • Film
  • initiative driven
  • Innovative Thinking
  • Logistics Management
  • Mac OS
  • Market Research
  • Microsoft Office
  • Movie Magic
  • PC
  • Professional Organizing
  • proficiency of social networking sites
  • project management
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • research & analysis
  • Screenwriting
  • secretarial
  • Social Media Marketing
  • strategic planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • strong writing & editing skills (alone or in collaboration)
  • Team Leadership
  • Team Oriented
  • time management
  • Writing