Summary

Award-winning producer who has supervised and produced highly valued sponsored content across international and national markets. Created and launched new shows and series for multi-platform networks. True crime, documentary experience.

Credits

9/17 – Current

Senior Producer – Crazy Legs Productions

Details
9/17 – Current

Writer/Producer for hour-long true-crime series Live to Tell Season 1 on Investigation Discovery. Supervising Producer for hour-long true-crime series Your Worst Nightmare Season 5 on Investigation Discovery. Writer/Story Producer for hour-long true crime series To Catch a Killer Season 1 on Investigation Discovery. Writer/Story Producer, Your Worst Nightmare Season 4. Write screenplays in Movie Magic Screenwriter. Post producer, which includes working with editors on music selection and how to properly let drama unfold throughout the hour-long show.

8/16 – 9/17

Copywriter Marketing

Corporate Details
8/16 – 9/17

Write web site content, email marketing campaigns, blogs and social media posts. Clients have included a brewery, primary school, senior living facility, ranch and dentist. Extremely adept at capturing a company’s “voice”. Strong editorial eye and expert knowledge of AP style.

3/17 – 7/17

Story Producer (Writer/Producer) Swamp Murders (Season 5)

Investigation Discovery — Reality/Doc (TV) — Crazy Legs Productions Details
3/17 – 7/17

- Oversee production for hour-long true crime series Swamp Murders on Investigation Discovery; including assisting writer in scripting, field producing, conducting interviews, tracking scenes during re-creation shoots, script supervising, and seeing it through post edit - Wrote two episodes from beat sheet to screenplay - Foster relationship with detectives, prosecutors and family - Conduct compassionate and sensitive interviews - Responsible for keeping story true to case file, constantly checking facts against storyline

3/16 – 8/16

Story Producer Swamp Murders (Season 4)

Investigation Discovery — Reality/Doc (TV) — Crazy Legs Productions Details
3/16 – 8/16

- Oversee production for hour-long true crime series Swamp Murders on Investigation Discovery; including assisting writer in scripting, field producing, conducting interviews, tracking scenes during re-creation shoots, script supervising, and seeing it through post edit - Foster relationship with detectives, prosecutors and family - Conduct compassionate and sensitive interviews - Responsible for keeping story true to case file, constantly checking facts against storyline

2/14 – 3/16

Field Producer – CBS News

Details
2/14 – 3/16

- Cover national breaking news stories as a field producer in the Southeast bureau - Pitch and produce feature stories for CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley, CBS This Morning and CBS Sunday Morning - Responsibilities include making quick editorial decisions; logistics planning; coordinating live shots; location scouting; finding, booking and pre-interviewing guests; writing scripts and juggling 543 tasks at once (major multi-tasking)

10/12 – 12/13

Producer – HLN

Details
10/12 – 12/13

- Co-headed the production of Rivalry Express, a massive event with four hours of live coverage on Morning Express with Robin Meade that included multiple guests and anchors plus pre-production - Coordinated shoots, field-produced, wrote and supervised edit of American Journey: The Hottest Job, a half-hour documentary that received American Journey’s highest ratings in its year-long run - Helped create the concept for and launch the new HLN show Raising America with Kyra Phillips - Researched, field-produced, wrote and supervised the edit of long-form segments for news shows such as Morning Express with Robin Meade and Raising America

5/08 – 10/12

Senior Producer – CNN International

Details
5/08 – 10/12

- Oversaw and produced multi-million dollar sponsored content in the form of highly produced weekly packages - Guided producers to be more creative in scripting, shoot planning and story development - Generated $1 million in PR revenue in one Leading Woman segment, according to PR - Consistently stayed at or under budget in all projects - Crafted unique looks for segments such as “Job Quest”, “Leading Women” and “Freedom Project Undercover” - Integral role in hiring new producers and associate producers for the special projects unit, including vetting, interviewing and making final decisions on candidates

10/06 – 5/08

Producer America's Most Wanted America Fights Back (Season 12)

Fox — Reality/Doc (TV) — 20th Century Fox Television Details
10/06 – 5/08

- Led team of two correspondents, two producers and a production assistant to produce content out of Southeastern United States for a national television show - Built rapport with many police agencies in the US, with a strong concentration in the Southeast region - Fought for story placement and won in competitive pitch meetings

Media

  • America's Most Wanted: Juan Carlos Ramirez Capture

  • Sperm donor dad bonds with the kids he never knew he had

Recos

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Education

Class of '98

University of Florida

Bachelors of Science - Telecommunications - News

Skills

  • Experience on Sony PXW-X180 cam
  • Trained on Adobe Premiere
  • Worked the B cam on correspondent interviews while at CBS News