I am an editor and writer that prides myself on hard work, my desire to push the boundaries of creativity, and my respect for great storytelling.


1/18 – Current

Associate Producer Fragile Like Concrete

Film (Short) — Like Minds Productions, LLC Details
1/18 – Current

I assisted in putting together the crew as well as other logistical work. I also assisted as a writing consultant for the film.

9/18 – 9/18

First Assistant Director The Aaron Case

Film (Short) — J Williams Productions Details
9/18 – 9/18

I was responsible for organizing and steam ironing wardrobe, styling the hair for the 11 year old actress, I helped with Behind The Scenes video and photography, and I ensured the cast and crew signed in and out of set.

1/18 – 9/18

Director of Graphics The Crossover (Teaser)

Film (Short) — 23/P Media Details
1/18 – 9/18

I wrote and directed this teaser as proof of concept for funding. I conducted rehearsals and directed a cast of 7 actors and 20 extras on location in the US Virgin Islands.

1/18 – 8/18

Casting Director Fragile Like Concrete

Film (Short) — Like Minds Productions, LLC Details
1/18 – 8/18

I set up casting time and locations for the main characters and collaborated with director on choice of actors for roles.

1/18 – 5/18

Line Producer The Courage to Stand

Film (Short) — 89 Media Details
1/18 – 5/18

I organized castings, rehearsals, and production meetings. I fasilitated communication with the crew and cast with the producer/director. I managed the production book and I was responsible for maintaining cast and crew information for records and payroll.

2/18 – 3/18


Advertising — Rivers of Living Waters Ministries Details
2/18 – 3/18

I wrote, shot the video, edited, and directed this commercial for the church's Prayer Breakfast to be viewed on a local Public Access television Channel.

9/16 – 12/17

Producer Company Web Videos

Corporate — NPTI Orlando Details
9/16 – 12/17

I was the photographer and videographer for a fitness company and I made videos to put on their company website.

5/17 – 5/17

Head Writer

Advertising — Red Coach Details
5/17 – 5/17

I wrote a variety of 1 minute commercials for the client to choose from, to promote their product on their company website.


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  • NF Brand Vid 2015

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Travis Hadley
Production Coordinator
I've worked with Nakia for more than two years, on several projects, and plan to work with her on many more. Nakia is talented, dedicated, motivational, creative, and driven. She's been my right hand and partner on many projects and the ray of light ...MORE...
Candrace M. Martin
Production Coordinator
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Class of '15

Full Sail University

MFA/ Film Production
Class of '13

Illinois Institute of Art- Schaumberg

BA/ Digital Filmmaking and Video Production

My Gear

  • Lighting Kit
  • Canon Rebel
  • Green Screen Backdrop
  • black screen


  • Avid
  • editor
  • writer
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Final Cut X
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Animator
  • After Affects