OBJECTIVE AND GOALS
I would like to work within a creative environment where I can continue to utilize my skills in the career of video production.
Video Editing Scriptwriting Crew Leader
Videography Producing Logistics Coordinator
Directing Motion graphics
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Editing Graphics Producing
Avid Adobe After Effects Scheduling
Final Cut Pro Photoshop Site checks
Camera Apple Motion Writer
Sony XD-Cam, HD FX Deko Logistics Coordinator
Sony HVR-Z1 Directing Field Producer
Canon XL2 Production Truck Director Tri-Caster
Panasonic DVC-Pro Live-To-Tape
Truman State University Bachelor of Sciences - Industrial Sciences 1988
Video Production Specialist
Higher Education Channel (HEC-TV) 2010 - Present
St. Louis City, Communications Division (STL TV) 2007 - Present
Charter Communications 2002 - 2008
AT&T Cable Services 2000 - 2002
STLTV – Editor, videographer, and producer for client projects and programming.
Instrumental in the inception of new shows such as Pathways To Healing, Engine Co. and Going Like 60, from concept, through building graphic packages, camerawork and editing. In addition, I have experience working with clients and executive producers of those shows and 30 sec spots.
Revamped existing shows such as Inside Sports and In Your Ward with new graphic packages, editing and co-producing.
Cityview, a video campaign designed to promote STLTV’s programming and services. My duties were as follows: co-producer, motion graphics, editor, director and camera work.
Good4U, an upcoming series in conjunction with the Health Department and St. Lunatics members, Murphy Lee and Kyjuan, highlights the healthy lifestyles of vegetarians. My role includes: editor, art director and videographer.
Additionally, I provide videographer, graphics and editing services for a variety of assignments within the station.
CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS – Field producer, videographer, editor, truck productions, writer.
High School Game of the Week – Directed live to tape truck productions for high school hockey, basketball, soccer and football. I coordinated logistics for the telecast and hired the crew. Also served as cameraman and cg operator when not directing.
Reel Entertainment – a show highlighting the behind the scenes look of upcoming movies, satellite interview of stars and covering the local entertainment and arts scene. In the main show, I served as DP, lighting director, videographer, and dolly and jib operator. As segment producer, I provided all of the shooting, editing, interviewing and writing for my own segments and camerawork for others. In addition, I was field coordinator for location shoots.
Chalk Talk – A weekly roundtable discussion of sports topics of the day. Besides operating studio camera, I was segment producer for “Man on the Street” segments, which included graphics, camera and editing.
X-tra Innings at Mike Shannon’s – a live Cardinal post game hosted by Mike Shannon aired simultaneously on Charter and KTRS. Segment producer for “Around The Ballpark” as writer, videographer, and editor. In addition, I had technical directed, produced and operated camera for the show.
AT&T CABLE SERVICES – Intern, various duties such as studio lighting, camera on field assignments, and audio.
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
2003 Mid America Emmy Award Winner: Performing Arts and Entertainment
Segment Producer, camera
2004 Mid America Emmy Award Nomination: Discussion/Interview
B-roll camera, Dolly Operator
2004 Mid America Emmy Award Nomination: Performing Arts and Entertainment
DP, Segment Producer, Camera, Writer, Editor
Rene Marie (Reel Entertainment)
2005 Mid America Emmy Award Nomination: Program Feature – Art/Performing Arts
Producer, Camera, Writer, Editor
2005 Turkey Day Game, High School Football
2006 Mid America Emmy Award Winner: Sporting Event/Game, Live/Unedited
2009 STLTV Jewel Award for Editor of the Year
2010 STLTV Jewel Award for Editor and Graphic Artist of the Year