Summary

I'm a writer/producer/director, editor, & animator of short films and episodic media with interests in stop-motion animation, experimental, documentary, slow cinema, comedy, realist and surrealist filmmaking & TV.

Credits

9/23 – 10/23

Preditor (Producer, Editor, VO Talent) One Dumb Conspiracy (Season 1)

YouTube — Digital — The Daily Dot Details
9/23 – 10/23

- Reported directly to executive editor - Pitched ideas for video series, including visual strategies and style, providing illustration samples - Researched topics and wrote scripts - Recorded, mixed and mastered narration voiceover using Adobe Audition - Edited videos using stock video, images, sound effects, along with archive footage and photos with Adobe Premiere Pro - Created video thumbnails with Adobe Photoshop - Lead collaborative creative and legal reviews of cuts using Frame.io

9/23 – 10/23

Assistant Editor (Premiere) Three Gs In A Pod | Girl, Let Me Tell You | Crema Presents (Season 2)

MiTu Network — Podcast/Audio — Mitú Details
9/23 – 10/23

- Reported directly to Post-Production Supervisor & Head of Programming - Built stringouts and organized files - Edited sizzle reels - Maintained spreadsheets - Managed media, formatted drives, cards and organized G-Raids - Updated project files and re-linked media - Pulled clips from long-form videos to edit together social-first videos - Collaborated with producers on social-first video edits - Helped organize and migrate media to Nomad CMS system, trimmed outdated end cards on legacy media, updated tags and descriptions, etc

8/23 – 8/23

Editor (Premiere) STEM Next Opportunity Fund - Million Girls Moonshot (Sizzle Reel)

YouTube — Corporate — Pelletier Films Details
8/23 – 8/23

Composed a sizzle reel for a STEM project proposal out of 4K b-roll, stock footage and music from Artlist using Premiere.

8/23 – 8/23

Editor (Premiere) Attract Positive Energy By Decluttering Your Home - Sung Yoo

YouTube — Digital Details
8/23 – 8/23

Cut a video from scratch for YouTube from raw footage, b-roll from previously published videos, and stock music.

5/23 – 6/23

Production Assistant American Girl

YouTube — Digital — Apartment D Films Details
5/23 – 6/23

Helped wrap last production for American Girl. Cleaned out stages, organized shop room, helped organize props and Art Department.

4/23 – 5/23

Production Assistant Monster High, American Girl, Disney World Princess Week

Mattel — Advertising — Apartment D Films Details
4/23 – 5/23

Assisted with three branded productions - two stop-motion animated brand shorts (American Girl & Monster High) and one live action brand short (Playisodes - Magical Adventure Castle [Disney]). Reported directly to Director, Head of Production, Head of Puppets and Production Coordinator. SET - went on supply runs and shopped for set and art department needs. Rented U-Hauls, picked up and dropped off lighting equipment rentals. Did some light set dressing, helped set up and tear down lighting equipment, provided support for director, art dept and gaffers on set. OFFICE - went on crafty runs for crew and clientele, re-stocked office supplies, art supplies and bathrooms, helped organize receipts, helped cut out and organize storyboard panels, helped clean up workstations, provided support for Head of Puppets and Production Coordinator

1/23 – 2/23

Editor (Premiere) Tragicomics - Stranger Things

Music Video Details
1/23 – 2/23

I pulled clips from archive footage, editing together a cohesive storyline for Tragicomic's single "Stranger Things". I took creative direction and prompts from members of the band, researching relevant footage that fit the desired aesthetic and appropriately illustrated the music and lyrics of the song. I also produced and edited in stop-motion animated clips, and used Adobe Photoshop to create a faux-direct animation effect to create an unsettling vibe desired by the artists.

10/22 – 11/22

Animator Everyone Loves Payday - Dog

cor/tan records — Music Video — Oxcart Assembly LLC & Plastic Organic LLC Details
10/22 – 11/22

I produced hand-drawn illustrations and stop-motion animated clips for a music video, taking direction from a written treatment, storyboard and notes from the producer and director. I edited and color corrected the clips in Premiere before digitally delivering them to the director.

Self ID

I identify with the following groups:

  • Gender: Woman

Media

  • College Reel

  • Animation Reel

Recos

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Education

Class of '19

Syracuse University

BFA - Film & Transmedia
Class of '15

SUNY Onondaga Community College

Electronic Media Communications (Radio, Television, Film)

My Gear

  • GoPro
  • Macbook Pro
  • Tripod
  • Adobe Audition
  • Nikon D3300
  • Rode Lavalier Microphone
  • Zoom H4n Digital Multitrack Recorder
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Premiere Pro

Skills

  • Producing
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photography
  • Video Editing
  • Final Draft
  • Screenwriting
  • Research
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe Audition
  • Cinematography
  • Creative Writing
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Logic Pro
  • DragonFrame