Summary

Well-seasoned Creative of 8 years as a Director/Producer/Editor/Designer overseeing and executing projects from concepts to final deliveries of national and international marketing materials and projects, specializing in video and print. Managing and building collaborative teams. Streamlining processes, coaching best practices and techniques, enhancing quality and productivity by 25%, increasing profits for creative service companies.


Education

Master of Arts, Digital Media StudieS

May 2012

University of Houston - Clear Lake, Houston, TX

 

Bachelor of Arts, Communication Media Production

December 2008

Minor in Computer Graphics Technology

University of Houston - Main, Houston, TX


Production Experience

Bachlorette (Reality Show) - Set Director Assistant

Dallas, TX           2017

  • Co-creating with the Art Director to dress sets, building and painting set pieces, styling decor for on-location shoots

 

Invodo - Senior Video Editor

Plano, TX        2014-2016

  • Managing Jr. Editors, training best practices for meeting tight deadlines
  • Editing social media and e-commerce videos for JC Penny, Crate&Barrel, Vera Bradley, World Market, AutoZone, Hamilton Beach and more

 

CW33's NewsFix - Preditor (Producer/Editor)

Dallas, TX        2014

  • Directing graphics and audio teams, conducting interviews, operating cameras, writing scripts, editing daily news packages

 

Diesel Displays - Graphic Designer

Addison, TX     2013-2014

  • Designing structures and graphics for in-store and tradeshow displays for Reebok, Hasbro, T-mobile, FedEx, Samsung, and more

 

Goliath Games - Media Consultant

Plano, TX        2013

  • Producing visual media components for interactive games
  • Creating promotional and instructional videos for toys and games

 

HTV Houston Television (Mayor's Office) - Production Specialist

Houston, TX    2012-2013

  • Editing Mayor's press conferences, State of the City Address, City Council meetings, news flashes, talk show openings
  • Operating studio equipment, i.e. camera, audio, lights, teleprompter for TV productions such as Latina Voices and Focus on Abilities

Other Experiences

  • Audio Engineer
  • Bank Teller
  • Retail Sales Representative
  • Trigonometry/Algebra Tutor
  • Musician
  • Singer
  • Dance Choreographer
  • Video Editor/Motion GFX Artist (7-Eleven/Allyn Media, Academic Partnerships, High Fashion Clients)
  • Pre-Press Technician
  • Asst. Wedding Photographer
  • Photo Editor
  • Classical Theatre Performer
  • Film/Video Actress

Equipment

Cameras:

  • Canon DSLRs
  • HD Pro camcorders
  • GoPro cameras
  • RED cameras

Studio:

  • Audio mixers
  • TV switchboards
  • Lighting control consoles
  • Teleprompter
  • Lavaliere microphones
  • Boom/shotgun microphones
  • Studio camera dollies

Technical Skills

Computer Software:

  • Final Cut Studio
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Audition
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint

Operating Systems:

  • Windows
  • Macintosh

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