Freelance Editor & Producer - Experienced producing and editing documentary and reality projects, trailers and promos, and web series. Skilled in Adobe Premiere CC, Avid, Final Cut, After Effects, color grading & audio editing.


1/18 – 5/18

Editor (Producer & Editor) HypFilms Series (Pilot)

Internet Web Series — Digital — HypFilms Details
1/18 – 5/18

Editor and Producer of Culture Series

10/16 – 12/16

Editor (Editor/Producer | Adobe Premiere CC) The Zainab Salbi Project | Episode 4 | Looking for Hope in Iraq (Season 1)

AOL/Huffington Post — Digital — AOL Studios Details
10/16 – 12/16

Edited and produced the 4th Episode of The Zainab Salbi Project for AOL Studios/Huffington Post. The episode I worked on, Looking for Hope in Iraq, is part 4 of a 6 part docu-series centered on the journey of Zainab Salbi 'to shatter media stereotypes and promote a greater understanding'. The project was unscripted and the position involved sorting through the interview and b-roll footage, finding the right music, and working with the Producers and Zainab to craft the story. This episode told a more personal story than the others and intertwined Zainab's emotional history returning home to a war torn country with interviews of fellow Iraqi's in different parts of the country to document their experience of life in Iraq following the U.S. led invasion and current ISIS occupation. Edited and produced the project thru to delivery on AOL/Huffington Post. AOL/Huffington Post - The Zainab Salbi Project - Looking for Hope in Iraq. Zainab takes a personal journey home to Iraq to document what life is like for Iraqis following the US led invasion and ISIS occupation. She shares her emotional and traumatic history as she travels around her home country, interviewing fellow Iraqis about their experience living in a constant state of fear. She meets with Iraqi Youth who speak to the falsity of many stereotypes in the media about Iraqi people and visits Um Hanadi, a female warrior who leads a brigade of men in the fight against ISIS. Edited on Adobe Premiere CC

5/06 – 7/14

Producer (Producer & Editor) Beautiful Noise

Film (Theatrical) — HypFilms Details
5/06 – 7/14

Produced & Edited the music documentary Beautiful Noise, released in May 2014. Worked on this film intermittently for 9 years as it went through the various stages of fundraising, production, post production, music and footage licensing, distribution, and release.

10/13 – 11/13

Editor (FCP) 'Psych the Musical' BTS (Season 7)

USA — Scripted (TV) — Deluxe Studios Services Details
10/13 – 11/13

Produced and Edited a BTS for the USA show 'Psych' a special musical episode from Season 7 comprised entirely of handheld b-roll footage personally shot by the Director and Creator of the series and intercut with scenes from the special.

3/13 – 5/13

Editor As I Lay Dying Promo & Trailer - International & Domestic

Millennium Entertainment — Film (Theatrical) — Millennium Films Details
3/13 – 5/13

Edited the promo and trailer, international and domestic, for the James Franco film AS I LAY DYING.

11/12 – 2/13

Editor The Iceman - Behind the Scenes

Film (Theatrical) — The Iceman Productions Details
11/12 – 2/13

Edited the BTS documentary featuring Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, Ray Liotta, Chris Evans for the feature film THE ICEMAN.

9/10 – 10/10

Editor (Sony Pictures Television Promo Reel) The Nate Berkus Show

9/10 – 10/10

Sony Pictures Television Promo Reel

6/10 – 9/10

Editor (Behind the Scenes EPK & Promo) Elephant White

6/10 – 9/10

Behind the Scenes EPK & Promo


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Class of '00

University of California, Santa Cruz

Bachelor of Arts/Film and Digital Media

My Gear

  • Editing Suite
  • Production Equipment


  • After Effects
  • Avid
  • Avid Editor
  • Broadcast
  • Camera
  • Digital Media
  • Documentaries
  • Dvd
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Editing
  • Editorial Skills
  • Feature Films
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Cut Pro Editor
  • HD Video
  • Post Production
  • Short Films
  • Sound
  • Television
  • Video
  • Visual Effects