Summary

Skilled television veteran with 25+ years experience as producer, writer and executive. Background includes show development, project management, creative writing, storytelling, and live, studio, documentary, reality, promo, field and feature production.

Credits

1/15 – Current

Line Producer Barrett Jackson

VELOCITY — Live / Special Event (TV) — Discovery Communications Details
1/15 – Current

- Line producer for live tv events, and Supervisor for feature production - Work with Executive Producers, talent, and production team to ensure network, sponsor, and event content is produced correctly - Each event consists of up to 37 hours of live production, covering 3-5 days

2/16 – 7/16

Producer Campus Eats 1

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Victory Pictures Details
2/16 – 7/16

- Coordinated and Produced remote food show - High-end production resulted in 8 episodes, 30 minutes each, covering more than 30 restaurants

5/14 – 5/16

Coordinating Producer AMA Pro Racing

NBCSN — Live / Special Event (TV) — NBC Sports Details
5/14 – 5/16

- Oversaw remote/live production of the 2014 and 2015 AMA Pro Motocross Championships - Acted as liaison between event production, event partners, sponsors, network Master Control, and Programming to ensure all broadcast goals were met - Responsible for maintaining network standards regarding overall content and production procedures

10/14 – 1/15

Line Producer (PRODUCER) OFF PAR

DirecTV — Live / Special Event (TV) — BACK9NETWORK Details
10/14 – 1/15

- Produced a daily, one-hour studio show - Developed show rundown, generated content ideas and booked guests - Worked closely with control room staff to execute show rundown - Oversaw production staff and talent on a day-to-day basis

3/13 – 4/13

Producer (Location Scout, Script Supervisor) Future of Security

Corporate — LEC Media Details
3/13 – 4/13

Producer, Field Producer and Script Supervisor. This project was for a corporate client (Bank of America) to be used within their own corporate structure. The project consisted of 4 vignettes produced with a consistent overall message. The project lasted approx. 2 months and the client was very happy with the results.

4/12 – 12/12

Field Producer (Project Coordinator) Game Changers Pilot

Internet — ESPN/ESPN2 — INTERNET — MANIA MEDIA Details
4/12 – 12/12

Field Producer / Coordinator for ESPN pilot project. Interviewed more than 100 participants on-camera and created/managed shooting schedules. Worked with multiple PR departments to create a working production schedule built around the availability of professional athletes.

3/12 – 11/12

Field Producer (Script Consultant) Dreams to Champions 1 1

SPEED — Reality/Doc (TV) — Chet Burks Productions Details
3/12 – 11/12

Supervised reality production in the field, documenting the struggles of a rookie athlete. Fast paced, 'on the fly' production included interviewing personalities and scouting locations. Job included travel to the Dominican Republic to document the athlete's home life and the influence of friends and family.

9/10 – 1/12

Coordinating Producer Nascar Race Hub

FOXSPORTS — Live / Special Event (TV) — Fox Sports Details
9/10 – 1/12

Oversaw production of nightly sports news show in control room and studio. This included editorial supervision, hiring and managing of staff, scheduling resources, establishing and maintaining budget, and working with all departments within a national cable network.

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Education

Class of '90

Syracuse University

Bachelor of Science - TV/Radio/Film Production

Skills

  • Broadcast Production
  • Documentary Production
  • Field Production
  • Line Producing
  • Live Television
  • Media Production
  • Project Coordination
  • Reality Television
  • Sports Television
  • Staff Management
  • Studio Production
  • Team Leadership
  • Writing