I am a December 2012 graduate from the University of Georgia with degrees in Mass Media Arts and Psychology. I have a special interest in documentary filmmaking, however I am also interested in Independent films and Dramas. I have also worked on sci-fi projects, feature film, reality television, broadcast news, commercials, and comedies. I now work as a videographer and video editor freelancer. My speciality in editing is in Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, After Effects, and iMovie.
The Blue Ribbon: ME/CFS and the Future of Medicine
--Performed all duties on-set for a documentary feature film:
--3- and 5-point lighting
--Audio set-up and production
--Slating, Camera Assembly, Lighting Diagrams
--Managed Footage Archival
--Led editing of trailers and feature film in Final Cut Pro
--Increased audience engagement in the ME/CFS patient community via social media
Work For Higher Videographer/Editor
March 2013 – Present
Video Production. Video Editor. Camera Operator.Filmmaker. I have worked on broadcast news, student projects, reality show pilots, commercials, and independent projects.
Floor Director, Computer Graphics Technician
ABC 16 and FOX 24
April 2013 – Present (5 months) Macon, Georgia Area
March 2013 – May 2013 (3 months) Dublin, Georgia
2nd Assistant Camera Operator
January 2013 – February 2013 (2 months) Missouri
I assist the camera department by
-helping to assemble the camera
-drawing lighting diagrams
-video village management
-camera cart maintenance
-labeling and blocking for actors
VP of Community Outreach
Habitat for Humanity International
December 2011 – December 2012 (1 year 1 month) Athens, Georgia
Worked as liason between the University of Georgia Habitat for Humanity chapter and the Athens Habitat for Humanity chapter. Served as a board member for the Athens area Habitat for Humanity. We made decisions over local, regional, and national matters regarding Habitat. I helped set up build days for the UGA chapter and assisted and participated in club events on campus including the Habitat for Humanity 5K, homecoming parade float, Volunteer UGA retreats, and Homelessness Awareness Week.
June 2012 – August 2012 (3 months)Greater Los Angeles Area-
I aided in creative development at Aero Film and American Rogue for several projects.
-Pitched ideas for episodes in development.
-Researched for filming locations.
-Cataloged pictures for creative devolvement.
-I was a production assistant on a Ruby Tuesday commercial and Dodge Ram commercial.
Grady L.A. Summer Study Program
June 2012 – August 2012 (3 months) Greater Los Angeles Area
I was one of the 20 students chosen from The University of Georgia's Grady college of Journalism to study in Los Angeles over the summer and receive 6 credit hours. I wrote for my feature length script in my screenwriting course and participated in an internship. I attended several different educational activities and listened to an array of speakers from television writers to reality show producers. I worked in screen writing workshops among classmates to evaluate, critique, and improve scripts.
January 2012 – May 2012 (5 months) Athens, Georgia Area
I tutored 3rd graders in a a primarily Spanish speaking mobile home community at an after school program. I translated information between the progress of the students to Spanish speaking parents.
September 2011 – December 2011 (4 months) UGA
I edited video footage of weekly press conferences with the UGA football team.
Intern - broadcast news
Univision Communications Inc.
May 2011 – August 2011 (4 months) Buckhead, Georgia
I worked as a news director's assistant. I created graphics for Spanish language daily on-air news broadcast. I helped write on-air news stories, create lower-thirds, and b-roll. I timed the transition of graphics for on-air production. I communicated by phone with members of the Atlanta Spanish community for stories and questions. I had on the job training in software such as Photoshop and Viz-rt.
ProSaam African American Marriage studies
University of Georgia
August 2010 – December 2010 (5 months)Athens, GeorgiaAnalyzed video footage, interpreted data, and recorded data