Throughout the past 10 years, I have gained a unique blend of experiences, having produced albums, managed artists, administrated a record label, mixed television shows, built studios (recording and television), produced and directed music videos and other short format video content, built web sites and developed back-end content management systems.
Across these experiences, I have developed partnerships and collaborated with artists, producers, executives and entrepreneurs to drive creative vision. Additionally, I am skilled in content and communications strategy, identifying ways to bridge my creativity and technical skills to develop, produce and distribute compelling and innovative content.
The New School
2013 - 2015
Master of Science in Media Management
Deans List, Cum Laude
The New School
Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts
Cum Laude, Dean's List
Focus: Media Studies, Documentary Studies
Dec 2013 - Now
Digital Communications Strategist
As Digital Communications Strategist, I led digital video production, digital communications strategy and content strategy development for projects within Digital Interactive/Strategic Innovation Group (SIG). In this position, I oversaw content strategy, shooting and delivery for SIG Games digital video assets package as well as syndication strategy for URP videos. I additionally utilized skills in cross-platform media integration to drive a variety of creative projects for the Department of Defense, NASA, Civil and Commercial Group, FINRA CATPRO and others.
2011 - 2012
Business Development Consultant
Business Development Consultant responsible for integrating live and recorded video content for mobile and web-based app development pipelines. In this role, I implemented strategy to build audiences across various platforms and increase engagement. Additionally, I developed branding strategies for new media enterprise to drive business development.
2009 - 2012
For Adamant Records, I produced, commissioned, contracted and directed music videos, live concert videos, BTS and EPK content for label’s artist roster. Moreover, I worked extensively in sourcing and developing talent while serving as the Vice President of A&R. In addition to A&R and video production, I contributed to projects including co-producing The Bangles 2011 album, Sweetheart of the Sun, in collaboration with UMG A&R Executive Evan Peters.
A. Smith and Co. Productions
2010 - 2011
Re-Recording Mixer responsible for mixing multiple television shows, including TruTV’s “Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura.” Along with mixing, I implemented audio bay and subsequent workflow as well as developed production and finishing workflow for audio and online QC for mix and synchronization for broadcast.
Blueprint Post Production
2008 - 2010
Technical Consultant, Offline and Online Editorial
While working for Blueprint Post Production, I designed and implemented new online editorial and audio mixing facilities for Blueprint’s Post-Production to assist in expansion of the company’s finishing pipeline. I additionally created and implemented end-to-end workflows to enhance production efforts.
Melrose Mac Group
2007 - 2011
Vice President of Broadcast Services; Broadcast Workflow Specialist
Click to edit position descriptionFor Melrose Mac, I designed and integrated audiovisual and post-production studio environments for studios specializing in movie trailers, motion pictures and reality and episodic television. I additionally managed accounts for Sony Pictures Studios as well as several divisions of Technicolor Creative Services.
Brave New Films/Brave New Foundation
2008 - 2009
Integrator and Broadcast AV Consultant
In my role with Brave New Films/Brave New Foundation, I led installation and launch of one of the first live to Internet television stations and studios. In this role, I gained experience in news and political broadcasting while featuring special interest shows and news during the company’s launch throughout the 2008 election cycle. Highlights additionally include mixing a live on-air broadcast interview with then Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.
Experience and expertise.
I am highly fluent in a wide variety of software and hardware platforms for live action and animation. Furthermore, I have extensive experience with both online and offline editorial workflows.
I have a well-rounded skill set backed by years of experience in communications, PR, digital content strategy and marketing.