Summary

Shepard to a flock of media, from feature-length films to 30 second advertisements, guiding them from ideation through delivery for 10+ years.

Credits

10/19 – Current

Producer

Staff Position — Meredith Corp Details
10/19 – Current

- I support Meredith's portfolio of 16 brands by ramping up and sustaining production according to the vision defined by YouTube, Brand, and Development teams. - Owning the production plan for sponsored content, I ensure a successful shoot and coordinate post-production resources to delivery. - Work with stakeholders to satisfy the scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements of multiple video projects. - Provide a range of production services including; writing, directing & video camera operation. - Develop and manage relationships with cross-functional teams to ensure buy-in on shared goals. - Solve day-to-day production challenges - Research, develop and pitch new ideas - Stay current on content formats, subjects, trends and talent - Demonstrate initiative, an ability to work independently, a collaborative and goal-oriented approach

1/21 – 3/21

Director MFA Showcase

Internet — Film (Short) — Rutgers University Details
1/21 – 3/21

- Produced 18 scenes for MFA Showcase for Film & TV Industry Showcase - Directed acting talent in adaptations of dramatic and comedic scenes from film, television and theater. - Created individual lighting design for each. - Shot in tight 5 day deadline with minimal crew for social distancing. - Edited content for rapid turnaround.

6/15 – 8/18

Head of Production

Staff Position — Forge Media Details
6/15 – 8/18

- Reporting to the Executive Director of The Art Effect, I produced, directed, and lead a team of youth producers to deliver innovative video content for clients. - Creative lead for development and execution of client's video, radio, and print content - Create quotes for large productions, using good people skills in dealing directly with clients. - Oversee multiple, simultaneous productions, budgets and timelines - Manage content production to an annual budget and output goal - Director of Photography & Lighting on live studio and field shoots. - Collaborate with teaching teams to ideate and develop new methods of training for potential youth producers

10/15 – 11/15

Director Giving Weeks Back

Corporate — Google Details
10/15 – 11/15

Creative Lead, Director, DP for fundraising music video.

8/15 – 8/15

Director

Hudson Valley Parent Magazine — Advertising — Forge Media
8/15 – 8/15
7/15 – 7/15

Director

Hudson Valley Parent Magazine — Advertising — Forge Media
7/15 – 7/15
5/13 – 5/14

Editor (FCP 7, Premiere Pro) Various

Live/Special Event Details
5/13 – 5/14

Cut short music videos, and full length (30-40 minute) videos for live events.

1/13 – 1/14

Videographer Various

Internet — Live/Special Event Details
1/13 – 1/14

Videographer for live events, ceremonies, and promo videos. Covered 50+ events in two years. Own and operate DSLR camera, H4n audio recorder, lav microphone, shotgun mic, tripod, monopod, shoulder rig.

Media

  • Pipeline

  • Shameless

Recos

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Education

Class of '18

William Esper

2 Year Acting Conservatory
Class of '12

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), Film

Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) Theater

Improv & Sketch Comedy

Skills

  • Producing
  • Directing
  • Video Editing
  • Screenwriting
  • Budgeting
  • Comedy
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Cinematography
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Camera Operating
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Sound Editing
  • Improv