To secure a position as a Writer/ Producer/editor for film or television.
Production Assistant, News 2 Colorado, Denver, CO July 2007-Present
• Assists with 5:30pm and 9pm Newscasts by setting-up and breaking down equipment/lighting and frame shots.
• Camera person for live studio newscast.
• Running of teleprompter and set-up of Jib- Cam for wide-shots.
• Work with Floor Director and other PA’s to maintain all studio equipment and studio environment.
• Floor-Directing for 9pm newscast.
Production Assistant for Film, “The Torturer,” Denver, CO July-August 2007
• “Slate” Manager
• Assisted with continuity and props.
• “Stand-in” for notables such as Nichelle Nichols.
Grip/ Production Assistant “The Bright Side” Music Video, Denver, CO June 2007
• Documented “Slate”
• Assisted as “stand-in” and equipment manager.
Marketing and Promotions Intern, WFMY News 2, Greensboro, NC January-May 2007
• Assisted with on location promotional shoots by setting-up equipment and frame shots.
• Met with key people in various departments every week to plan marketing strategies.
• Wrote and produced advertising and promotional spots to generate more viewers.
• Volunteered at Center City Live which was a “Grand Opening” for downtown Greensboro; worked under promotions tent, handed out WFMY News 2 paraphernalia to visitors.
Spanish Language Proficiency: average writing, intermediate/conversational (70 percent fluent speaking), reading
Proficient in Microsoft WORD, POWERPOINT, Outlook Express
Basic Knowledge of AVID Xpress, and Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Excel
Customer Service: Greeted guests in a friendly, approachable manner as Hyatt restaurant Hostess.
Administrative: filing, answering phone, phone sales, book-keeping, booking clientele
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Greensboro, NC
Journalism & Mass Communication May 2007
Bachelor of Science Journalism and Mass Communications – 3.3 GPA
Study Abroad: Tec de Monterrey, Cuernavaca, Mexico, Fall 2005
ORGANIZATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
• Participant in 2007 Telluride Film Festival Student Symposium
• Participant in 2007 Oscar Micheaux Film Festival