National Geographic Channel – Washington, DC December 2013 - Present
Freelance Assistant Editor
-Edit National Geographic’s programming for web distribution.
-Edit metadata to prepare the media for delivery for online platforms.
Video Production Coordinator, The Catholic University of America June, 2011 - Current.
-Manage and train a staff of five part-time employees to provide multiple technical set ups for coverage of lectures, events and conferences held at the University.
-Write, schedule, produce, record, score and edit video promotional videos and audio podcasts for clients within the Catholic University of America and for broadcast distribution on Catholic TV.
-Created and maintain a central platform of video distribution of University content and analytical data: youtube.com/catholicuniversity
-Act as a liaison between the University and television networks and other third-party clients to provide audio and video solutions for high priority events.
-Coordinated transition to 100% digital video capture solutions for productions, events, equipment rentals and lecture capture.
-Maintain and support University wide A/V lecture capture including building and designing A/V hardware solutions for classroom builds.
Sample work: vimeo.com/cuavideo/blackboard
Multimedia Consultant, Academic Multimedia Services. March, 2010 – July, 2011.
-Write, schedule, produce, record, and edit video podcasts for American University’s iTunesU page and website.
-Maintain general upkeep of video equipment and associated files.
-Assist other editors and videographers in providing technical assistance for podcasts.
-Sample work: vimeo.com/roefilm/ctrl
Principal Videographer, April Davenport Photography. May, 2010 – Current.
-Coordinate and manage a crew of up to five for wedding productions including photographers, videographers and digital technicians.
-Operate camera, photograph, and record sound and edit content for clients.
Provide customer service to clients during preproduction, production and postproduction.
-Maintain log sheets and client contracts.
-Act as a liaison between the studio and clients, guests, DJ’s, event coordinators and exterior photographers
American University, Washington, DC. Fall 2009 – Spring 2011
Bachelors of Arts in Communication: Film and Media Art minor in Literature Cinema Studies.
Graduated Magna Cum Laude with a 3.72 GPA. Dean’s list.
Proficient in professional analog and digital cameras, Final Cut Studio (Apple Certified Pro: Final Cut 7), video web streaming, live sound recording, analog sound mixing, Adobe Creative Suite (proficient in After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator, Photoshop), sound recording, Tricaster for non-linear video editing, sound recording, design and editing in digital audio workstations (ProTools, Adobe Audition, Apple Soundtrack Pro), web design and editing via multiple Content Management Systems (CMS), Panopto focus recorder (Mac and PC), Final Draft, Celtx, Resource 25, and Microsoft Office.
I have been in the industry since 2010.