I have 20 years of television experience including Master Control, editing, videography and live event directing.
909-952-0854 or 712-413-6726
UNLV, Las Vegas, NV
SPORTS PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
Coordinated all live sports productions including hiring staff, budgeting and assisting in the set up of equipment. Trained all student workers in directing, audio, graphics, slow motion replay and camera operation. Filled in all of those positions as needed. Shot and edited various projects using HD cameras, Avid and After Effects.
Fox Network Hub, Las Vegas, NV
MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR
Responsible for on-air content of all major city Fox network owned stations. Check play lists for accuracy, monitor air quality and watch for FCC violations. Troubleshoot any equipment issues.
Fitzgerald's, Las Vegas, NV
Operated all surveillance computer equipment. Monitored all areas of the property and closely observed a target game, staff member, or customer. Ensured compliance with applicable gaming regulations. Reported improper activity or disturbances to supervisor or security team for further investigation.
American Forces Television/Omni Tec (Cable), Moreno Valley, CA
MASTER CONTROL SUPERVISOR
Helped in initial set up and configuration of master control equipment used in transmitting local television to soldiers and government employees oversees in the Pacific region.
Supervise four other employees in running the 24/7 operation using the Sundance automation system and Seachange servers.
USA Broadcasting (IND), Ontario, CA
EDITOR/MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR
Edited all movies, removing offensive content and shortening length for predetermined time slots on six broadcast channels. Trained and lead other editors. Worked in master control monitoring signals, keeping logs and following FCC compliances for six channels. Prepped commercial and show material using Louth/Harris systems, Avid, Final Cut Pro and Trinity edit systems.
Time Warner Productions (Cable), Bakersfield, CA
In charge of live to tape sports shows, director/technical director for multi camera NASCAR, football, basketball and hockey sports programs. Responsible for hiring and training a ten person freelance crew. Produced, shot and edited half hour weekly variety show. Used BetaSp and DVCpro Cameras, Stratosphere editing system and Grass Valley switcher.
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Major - Mass Communications/Broadcast Journalism
Graduated - May 1991
San Diego State University
Casino Gaming Certificate Program (sponsored by Harrah's)
Course work including surveillance, table game management, gaming laws and human resources.