Summary

Versatile producer and content creator with wide-ranging experience.

Credits

10/19 – 11/19

Production Coordinator Untitled Amalfi Coast Project (Italy)

Film (Short)
10/19 – 11/19
4/15 – 5/19

Content Specialist – Memorial Health System

Details
4/15 – 5/19

Develop, produce, and edit all internal and external video content for a non-profit healthcare organization with nearly 7,000 employees. Projects included short documentaries, pre-roll ads, testimonials, executive interviews, instructional videos, how-to videos, TV commercials, etc. Helped save the organization $340,000/yr by taking annual employee meetings to a live digital platform.

4/12 – 9/12

Production Coordinator The Italian Way (Pilot)

Reality/Doc (TV) — Miles & Miles Details
4/12 – 9/12

Provided input and direction in all phases of pre-production, production, and post. Hired crew, secured locations, all logistical support, equipment deals, casting, etc. Translated between English & Italian, etc.

3/05 – 10/10

Producer Cubscast

Podcast — Sportscasts, LLC Details
3/05 – 10/10

Co-created, co-hosted, produced, and edited 657 episodes of a very popular Chicago Cubs fan podcast well before the podcast boom. Responsible for all aspects including booking guests, creating artwork, writing ad copy, producing and editing, promotions, listener interaction, etc. Also created and managed a network of 5 Chicago sports-related podcasts.

4/08 – 7/08

Unit Production Manager (Co-Producer ) My Name Is Jerry

Film (Theatrical) — Clothespin Films Details
4/08 – 7/08

Guided entire feature film from the early stages of pre-production to a successful festival run and DVD/Netflix release. Responsible for fundraising, hiring, casting, vendors, travel, legal issues, scheduling, budgeting, etc. Film stars Doug Jones (Shape of Water) & Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead). Won major awards at The International Filmmaker Festival and The Route 66 Film Festival and screened in The Tacoma Film Festival, The Grand Rapids Film Festival, and The Heartland Film Festival.

7/06 – 7/08

Assistant (Managed Writers' Office) Er (Season 10)

NBC — Scripted (TV) — John Wells Productions Details
7/06 – 7/08

Assisted writer/director and managed writers' office. Acted as a liaison to Warner Brothers and NBC in areas of Legal Clearances and Network Standards. Oversaw successful completion and timely delivery of weekly TV promo spot. Assisted writer & producer in all professional capacities such as proofing scripts and performing research. Responsible for generating, distributing, and maintaining various production documents. Sat in on all creative meetings including producers’ meetings, episode concept meetings, casting sessions, and production meetings. Provided creative input and wrote ADR copy. Managed daily operations in writers’ and producers’ offices and supervised all production assistants.

1/03 – 6/06

Production Assistant – John Wells Productions

Details
1/03 – 6/06

General production assistant duties and covering desks for top executives.

5/00 – 7/00

Office Production Assistant Novocaine

Artisan Entertainment — Film (Theatrical) — Stony Road Productions Details
5/00 – 7/00

General office PA duties.

Media

  • My Name is Jerry - Trailer

  • Memorial Heart Stories: Duane (0:30 spot)

Recos

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Education

Class of '03

Columbia College Chicago

BA - Filmmaking (Writing & Directing)

Skills

  • Italian
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Social Media
  • Video Editing
  • Final Draft
  • Microsoft Word
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Creative Writing
  • AVID Pro Tools