Summary

PA wears many hats! (casting/writer) Experience in all phases of production with focus on reality TV. Field and office exp, casting, recruiting, travel coord. Familiarity with Chicago and suburbs and own transportation. Ability to travel out of state.

Credits

1/15 – Current

Writer (Freelance writer for various publications focusing on media and entertainment st) Various Events

Live Event Details
1/15 – Current

Compose informative and entertaining articles for a variety of publications with a focus on the Arts.

12/14 – 1/15

Casting Assistant – Iconic Casting

Details
12/14 – 1/15

Recruiting and casting bachelors for new reality show: Looking for Love. Tasks included approaching individuals in social settings such as bars, coffee shops, parties, etc..promoting the show and generating interest from candidates. Obtained candidate information and documented on spreadsheet for agency to follow up with individuals for further consideration.

1/14 – 1/14

Production Assistant The Voice 7

NBC — Reality/Doc (TV) — NBC Television Details
1/14 – 1/14

Brief registrants auditioning for the show prior to meeting with talent producer. Escort candidates into audition room, check paperwork, remove wrist bands, ensure smooth entrance and exit from audition room, solve problems and answer questions.

8/12 – 8/12

Production Assistant America's Got Talent

Details
8/12 – 8/12

Line management, registration assistance and escorting individuals to audition. Assist where needed. Unload equipment and deliver to various rooms for set up of show.

10/10 – 10/10

Production Assistant So You Think You Can Dance

FOX — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
10/10 – 10/10

Assist with registration, escorting candidates to audition rooms and to stages for tryouts. Keeping people quiet and in order during tryouts. Fill in wherever needed!

5/08 – 5/08

Production Assistant Pussycat Dolls

A&E Details
5/08 – 5/08

Greeting and registering all applicants. Coordinating tryouts and escorting candidates throughout the day.

5/07 – 5/07

Production Assistant Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader

Details
5/07 – 5/07

Greeting applicants, line management, troubleshooting and registration.

9/05 – 9/05

Production Assistant American Idol 5

FOX — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
9/05 – 9/05

Assist with registration, assist in the production office, run errands around the city, escort contestantants to audition rooms, keep people in place and quiet. Follow directions.

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Education

Western Illinois University

Communications

Affiliations

  • Freelance Entertainment Writer
  • Volunteer Chicago Cares
  • Volunteer Chicago Latino Film Festival

Skills

  • AED/CPR certified
  • Audience Management
  • Casting
  • Event Planning
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Writing