Summary

Production professional with experience in Production Coordination, Producing and Camera Department duties that is more than willing to travel. Local to anywhere. Here's a link to my reel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hl8Nh2c4Qo

Credits

3/19 – Current

Utility (On Call Event Technologies Specialist) Marriott Renaissance Chicago

Live/Special Event — Marriott International Details
3/19 – Current

Working as an in house Audio, Video, Telecom and Lighting Technician for live events at the Renaissance Chicago dealing with a wide variety of clients and vendors.

1/15 – Current

Stagehand (and General AV Tech) Various Corporate Events

Live/Special Event Details
1/15 – Current

Stagehand and General AV Technician for various clients

9/21 – 9/21

Utility (Audio) 2021 AVP Gold Series Chicago Open

NBC Sports — Live/Special Event Details
9/21 – 9/21

Running audio cables and power for speakers, setting up/ rigging speakers

9/21 – 9/21

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) Soho House - Fox Bar Tutorials

soho house — Advertising Details
9/21 – 9/21

Camera Operating on FS7, Helping Block Shots

9/21 – 9/21

Camera Operator (Sony F5) ESPN Rodeo Follow Doc, 2021 Chicago Back to School Rodeo

ESPN — TV — Big Shoulders Digital Video Productions
9/21 – 9/21
8/21 – 8/21

Assistant Camera (AC) Donda Kanye West Chicago

Online — Live/Special Event Details
8/21 – 8/21

Assisting lead rigger, adding media to Sony and GoPro action cameras, rolling cameras, confirming settings, rigging cameras to cars, troubleshooting signal issues.

6/21 – 7/21

Production Coordinator (Costumes) The Bear (Pilot)

FX — TV — Minim Productions Details
6/21 – 7/21

-Reconciling petty cash and production credit card transactions, creating logs and ledgers for the task -Hiring Production Assistants -Supervising Production Assistants, using them to track incoming and organizing shipments, execute returns -Executing tasks as given by the Costume Supervisor and Costume Designer -Reviewing and submitting time cards to the Costume Supervisor and Accounting

9/20 – 6/21

Producer/Shooter (Editor as well) Business First AM (Season 6)

Syndication — TV — Miles Ahead Productions Details
9/20 – 6/21

News Photographer, Editor and Data Manager on the nationally syndicated show Business First AM, shot on the floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the Chicago Board of Trade, currently working remotely with Guests and the Host/EP over Skype. Daily Duties include: - Managing and directing guests and interviewees over Skype, including coaching them on how to frame and directing the shoots - Selecting stories for and editing the daily Business Brief distributed to 50+ stations - Interviewing people for VSOTS/SOTS on the trading floor - Directing shoots, taking story notes and taking timecode during the daily shoots for chyrons and full screens - Writing Social Media copy and Managing the Youtube, Facebook and Twitter pages for Business First AM - Making analytic reports of Social Media activity on our pages - Organizing Scripts and Rundown archives, occasionally proof reading scripts - Occasionally creating quiz questions for the weekly "Top That Trade" segment - DMA/Grid researching, updating the station lists - Updating the Website - Selecting and curating B-Roll and building a B-Roll database of over 500 videos - Making custom charts and Chyron templates - Camera Operating and shooting B-Roll - Monitoring audio for the shoots/editing, cleaning up audio - Editing segments of the show - Editing the Teases and the opens for the show - Performing Assistant Camera, Data Management and Utility duties including the maintenance of equipment - Creating and updating spreadsheets for equipment - On Occasion, editing full episodes of the show - Tech support for Adobe Creative Cloud programs as well as MAC/PC operating systems

Media

  • Reginald Dyson Camera Operator Reel

  • Drive Yourself Local: '65 Mustang Build Ep 101

Recos

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Education

Class of '12

Loyola University Chicago

B.A. International Film and Media Studies, Film Produc

Skills

  • Avid
  • Post Production
  • Television
  • Video Production
  • Editing
  • Documentaries
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Media Production
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Screenwriting
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Camera
  • Purchase Orders
  • Cinematography
  • Final Cut Studio
  • Videography
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Camera Operating
  • Lighting
  • SONY FS7
  • Multi-camera Directing
  • coordinating
  • Adobe After Effects
  • travel booking
  • Floor Directing
  • Data Management
  • Callsheets
  • Note Taking
  • Story Notes
  • Arri Alexa
  • Red One
  • Dji Osmo
  • camera utility
  • gaffing
  • Technical Directing
  • Box Truck 16-24 Feet driving
  • Costco Member ;)
  • IATSE 476 Motion Picture Airlift Operation Certificate
  • Kino Flo Lighting Systems
  • Large Vehicle (Econoline/Express Van) driving
  • MoVi M-10 Stabilizer System
  • Sony AS7ii
  • Travel Research
  • Video Switchers
  • Sony Venice
  • COVID-19 Full Vaccination
  • AAA Membership
  • Cashet Accounting Software
  • Rigging Cars