Summary

Versatile editor, experienced cutting reality style television. Versed in long and short-form narrative, strong Avid, Final Cut and Premiere skills. Food and Travel credits for editing and story-producing. Professional committed to learning.

Credits

5/19 – Current

Assistant Editor (Premiere Pro) Beyond Your Backyard (Season 3)

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Erik The Travel Guy Details
5/19 – Current

Building Project from raw footage. Organizing all media, creating base project structure. Synching multicam, creating B-roll sequences, cutting interview scenes and preparing TV episode time-line for Editors.

8/14 – 7/17

Production Manager (Coordinating small production company at The New School) – Red Dog Productions

Details
8/14 – 7/17

• Managed a production company for 3 years. Built a reliable client base and set-up post-production work-flow. • Collaborated with faculty to design and produce e-learning videos, devised and implemented creative strategy. • Created and taught production and editing workshops (Adobe CC) to MA students / young adults. Built a creative work-force and provided training in production, livestream and editing. • Planned video shoots in studio and remotely by managing all stages to completion. Produced and edited promotional videos, documented events, symposia and seminars. • Pitched new projects, develop ideas, secured repeat business with university wide clients.

2/12 – 12/13

Editor (FCP) The Music Is The Magic

Film (Theatrical) — Dominick Films Details
2/12 – 12/13

Documentary Film on the life and works of Abbey Lincoln. • Editing a feature length black & white film, sourcing stock footage and photography, editing trailers and pilots • Story producing by building a seamless narrative arch, compiling and mixing the soundtrack, developing a graphic treatment for the film

3/12 – 6/12

Assistant Editor Anthony Bourdain No Reservations (Season 9)

Travel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Zero Point Zero Production, Inc Details
3/12 – 6/12

• Crafting award winning Travel Channel TV series, hosted by Anthony Bourdain. Participated in creative meetings to assist in developing ideas and defining project deadlines. • Synching and preparing projects, managing HD media work-flow, sourcing music and archival, editing TV episodes in collaboration with producers, senior editors and graphics artists to fulfill deliverables.

8/11 – 10/11

Editor (Avid) Cash Cab (Season 10)

Discovery — Game Show (TV) — Lion Television Details
8/11 – 10/11

Edited Discovery competition series "Cash Cab" on Avid. Overlaying music and graphic elements, correct color.

8/10 – 8/11

Editor (Final Cut Pro) Kimchi Chronicles (Season 1)

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Frappe Productions Details
8/10 – 8/11

• Crafted a PBS Food and Travel TV series on Korea, featuring celebrity chef Jean Georges Vongerichten. • Edited and story-produced TV episodes, promos and teasers for the web. Reviewed content for quality control to drive vital technical and editorial corrections. Added graphics, adjusted color and audio. • Worked with post-production team members to produce successful content and managed source media library.

9/09 – 4/10

Assistant Editor (Avid) Anthony Bourdain No Reservations (Season 8)

Travel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Zero Point Zero Production, Inc Details
9/09 – 4/10

• Crafting award winning Travel Channel TV series, hosted by Anthony Bourdain. Participated in creative meetings to assist in developing ideas and defining project deadlines. • Synching and preparing projects, managing HD media work-flow, sourcing music and archival, editing TV episodes in collaboration with producers, senior editors and graphics artists to fulfill deliverables.

2/07 – 6/09

Preditor (Lead) – Blonde & Co.

Details
2/07 – 6/09

• Oversaw production and post-production: concept and treatment development, writing proposals and scripts for beauty and fashion industry campaigns, edit fashion, web and corporate video on Final Cut Pro. • Optimized studio work flow; maintained media bibles, managed budgets, status reports, hired freelancers. • Built client relationships, maintained time-lines and worked with the creative department to meet deadlines. • Produced video and photo shoots; hired talent, booked crew and voice over talent, negotiated rental fees.

Media

Recos

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Education

Class of '02

The New School

MA | Media Studies
Class of '96

The University of Sheffield

BA | Business Studies and Economics

My Gear

  • Panansonic PD 150

Affiliations

  • The New School Alumni

Skills

  • WordPress
  • Avid
  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • Television
  • Video Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Field Production
  • Reality TV
  • Story Producer
  • Research
  • HD Video
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Web Video
  • Final Cut Studio
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • DSLR
  • MailChimp
  • Live TV Production
  • WIX
  • Audio Production
  • Production Associate
  • Editing Episodes
  • Food and Travel
  • Manage YouTube Channel
  • Apple Mac Book Pro with Final Cut Pro and CS 6