Summary

A seasoned field producer specializing in unique and compelling crime television. A skilled interviewer, researcher and creative producer, excellent at dealing with talent and handling all field logistics. Strong casting & development skills.

Credits

5/15 – 11/15

Story Producer The Security Brief with Paul Viollis 1

REELZ — Talk Show (TV) — East 86th Productions Details
5/15 – 11/15

Researching and pitching crime stories appropriate for daytime viewing audience , pre -interviewing guests, writing bookings sheets and scripts, producing and writing package scripts...

1/15 – 3/15

Executive Producer 'The Verdict" Pilot

Sizzle Reel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Nancy Glass Productions Details
1/15 – 3/15

A verite style true crime series focusing on telling the crime story during the intense time period the jury deliberates the case. The series is shot at the courthouse and includes witnesses, law enforcement, attorneys on both sides and friends and family of both the perp and the victim.

5/14 – 12/14

Senior Field Producer Dead Again 1

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Left/Right Inc. Details
5/14 – 12/14

A verite-style true-crime series featuring 3 real life detectives. They re-investigate controversial murders, with no knowledge of the crime or verdict. Editorial accuracy and casting as many of the original players in the initial investigation was imperative in helping these detectives reach their conclusion.

10/13 – 2/14

Field Producer (Development Producer) Deadly Devotion 2

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
10/13 – 2/14

A true-crime series featuring murders inside a sub-culture or cult. Responsible for delivering episodes from inception. Scripted pitches and act-breakdown, researched crime stories to fit program formula, booked guests, conduct all interviews in the field, created look for character b-roll. Also consulted re-creation team for editorial accuracy.

8/13 – 10/13

Field Producer Dead On Arrival 1

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
8/13 – 10/13

A true-crime series featuring stories of people from small towns who move to the big city and end up dead. Wrote Act Breakdown for network approval. Created look for interviews from inception and booked, secured and conducted all interviews in the field. Consulted re-creation team for editorial accuracy

1/13 – 8/13

Field Producer Redrum 2

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Stephen David Entertainment Details
1/13 – 8/13

A true-crime series told in reverse, from the murder backwards. I researched stories, wrote pitches for network approval, secured interviews with guests in story. Conducted all field interviews with key players, shot accompanying b-roll, wrote scripts, directed recreation shoots of actual events and posted episodes, meeting all network deliverable dates.

4/12 – 1/13

Field Producer Deadly Devotion 1

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lion Television Details
4/12 – 1/13

A true-crime series focusing on murders inside a cult or subculture. I researched, booked guests and conducted all interviews in the field. I directed DP for B-roll and character shots, scripted pitches and act breakdowns. I worked closely with re-creation team for editorial accuracy and consulted post producers on edits.

6/11 – 9/11

Producer Joe The Bloodhound Pilot

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Nick Davis Productions Details
6/11 – 9/11

Create, develop, research, cast, and field produce spin off pilot for a former law enforcement character I discovered in our previous series "Bloodwork" He specialized in finding missing people. This was a verte style program focussing on the characters personal and professional life intertwined with a missing person case.

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Education

Class of '88

Ryerson University

BA/Journalism

Skills

  • Adobe Audition
  • Audio Editing
  • Avid
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Avid Newscutter
  • Blogging
  • Breaking News
  • Broadcast
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Camera
  • Camera Operating
  • Content Strategy
  • Digital Media
  • Documentaries
  • Editing
  • ENPS
  • Entertainment
  • Field Producing
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Cut Studio
  • HD Video
  • Investigative Reporting
  • Journalism
  • Line Producing
  • Media Production
  • Media Relations
  • Multimedia
  • New Media
  • News Writing
  • Non-linear Editing
  • Post Production
  • Press Releases
  • Producing
  • Radio
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • Radio Host
  • Radio Producing
  • Reality
  • Screenwriting
  • Storytelling
  • Television
  • Television News
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Videography
  • Voice Over
  • Web Video