Afropop, The Ultimate Cultural Exchange (October 2013 – present)
Edited the title sequence for Season 6 of Afropop, director commentary videos for five of the featured documentaries, and behind the scenes videos with host Anthony Mackie and the production crew
Current TV (May 2013 – August 2013)
Digital Producer for “Viewpoint” & “Joy Behar: Say Anything!”
Created and managed digital clips to support primetime programming. Used WordPress, Edius and proprietary CMS to produce and program daily web content across digital properties.
Shenandoah and The Night Kickstarter (Nov 2012)
Director of Photography/Editor
Shot, recorded sound, and edited this kickstarter video, which reached it’s goal of $7,000.
Burgeon Media (Sept. 2012 – Present)
Coordinated shoots and operated camera for upcoming food blog, edited end of year message for IJDH (http://vimeo.com/55790784), researched grant funding for Frajil documentary, and handled research and location scouting for future projects.
Ava Luna’s music video for “Ice Level” (June 2012)
Script Supervisor and liaison between cast and crew. Made sure production stayed on schedule, greeted cast and crew as they arrived and made sure they reported to proper location, and assisted director with production logistics such as shot selection and preparing the set (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36e4eCZ2TpI)
HD Made, New York, N.Y. (Jan 2012 – April 2012)
Shot and recorded sound for a PSA for the tech community. Transcribed interviews, picked up rental equipment, and brainstormed on projects with the Video Director and Producer. Interviews with executives from Etsy, OkCupid, Bitly, Betaworks, and General Assembly (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btFwTdVvmu0)
BreakThru Radio TV, New York, N.Y (July 2010 – present)
Associate Video Producer
Helped launch the video platform for BTR. Shoot and produce music, news and culture content for the website, tripling monthly video views in the first four months. Shooter and editor for the web series BTR Live Studio, Hear & There, and Serious Business On BTR (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXhZAigtFTE)
BTR Live Studio, New York, N.Y. (July 2009 – present)
Fill in as host of BTR Live Studio and help book bands. Research and prepare questions for the interview.
BreakThru Radio, New York, N.Y. (July 2009 – present)
Assistant Music Director
Organized events such as BTR’s Birthday Party Show, CMJ Showcase, and SXSW Showcase. Developed marketing plans such as contests and sponsorships (Siren Festival, CMJ College Day, and I Guess I’m Floating SXSW Showcase). Trained and consulted interns in the creation of new programming. Traveled to Austin for SXSW in 2010 and 2011 to report, take photos, and film a video news piece for BTR.
BreakThru Radio, New York, N.Y. (January 2006 – present)
Worked remotely from Miami as the host and producer of three weekly podcasts: 1) 90 minute podcast every Monday featuring new music from the independent scene, 2) developed “Revolver,” a new 60 minute podcast featuring indie dance music, and 3) the “Worldwide Hour”. Traveled to N.Y. from 2007-2009 to report on CMJ. Required attending shows, meeting with artists and label representatives, writing daily recaps and taking pictures.
BreakThru Radio, New York, N.Y. (July 2005 – December 2005)
Host and producer of “Worldwide Hour”, 60 minute podcast featuring music from around the world such as afrobeat, bossa nova, highlife, salsa, and more. Responsible for finding new artists and adding music to the BTR library
WRUF 103.7, Gainesville, FL (September 2003 – July 2005)
On-air DJ from 7 – 11 PM, Monday through Friday. Host of Mandatory Metallica and All Request Free For All. Producer and host of Locals Only, hour long program featuring bands from Central Florida. Hosted remotes on campus, at local businesses, and SeaWorld.
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, Gainesville, FL
B.A. in Telecommunications, May 2005
Concentrations in Audio/Video production. On-air DJ for WRUF-FM 103.7 from 7PM – 11PM. Host and producer of Locals Only, hour long program dedicated to local music scene of Central Florida
Software/Web: Final Cut Pro, Soundtrack Pro, Color, Microsoft Office, WordPress
Equipment: HDSLR video cameras (personal camera is Canon 7D): audio recorders including the Zoom H4N