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Chicago, Illinois - United States

ExperienceMedill News Service DC, Northwestern University
Video and Multimedia Production Manager (2010-2012)
Provided training and support for print and broadcast journalism students on photo, audio, video and interactive web production.

Northwestern University in Qatar
IT/Production Technician (2008-2010)
• Part of the team that set up the Middle East branch campus.
• Prepared RFPs, selected vendors, purchased and set up equipment
for the digital cinema and journalism programs.
• Designed and held training sessions on cinematography, Final
Cut Studio, Adobe Creative Suite, photography and Wordpress. • Assisted in the design of the cinema and news studios.

WILL TV - PBS Affiliate (Urbana-Champaign) (1998-2007)
• Producer (Studio X, Video Diner) - Researched content, scheduled and directed production crew, supervised editing and marketing.
• Studio Production - Director, Technical Director, Audio, CG, Floor Director, Camera, Studio Lighting, Set Design.
• Field Production - Segment Producer, Lighting, Videographer, Audio, Editor, Motion Graphics, Color Grading.
• IT and Engineering - Designed and built edit bays. Liaison between production engineering and IT departments.
• Audio Engineer - Recorded Classical, Choral, Pop, Country and Jazz. Studio audio for live TV and Radio broadcast.

Freelance Production:
Washington Media Institute - (2012) - Training for Premiere Pro, iPhoneography, and Wordpress

Washington Press Club Foundation (2012) - Videography, DVD Production - Washington, DC (2011-2012) - Training Website and Workshops in Photography and DSLR Video

Journalism Teacher Training (Doha) (2010) - Workshops for Social Media, Wordpress, InDesign, Photoshop

Golden Apple Awards - Central Illinois (2008) - Producer, Director, Editor, DVD Authoring and Production

AOSSM Surgical Skills DVDs (2008) - Editor, Graphic Design, DVD Author

Tim Nugent Documentary: Uni. of Illinois (2007) - Location Videography (DC), Lighting, Audio, Video Conversion

Estrojam Music Festival: Audio Recording (2007)

Marketing and Poster Design - (2005-2007) - Evolver Asheville, We Get To Be Canadians

Innocent Words Magazine (2005-2007) - Band and Editorial Photography for music magazine
EducationWaubonsee College
Hardware ProficiencyDigital Cinema Production Video Field and Post Production
RED Digital Cinema Workshop
Digital DoP Training (NAB)
Street Photography, Portrait Retouching, and Strobe Lighting Workshops
Studio TV Production
Software ProficiencyFinal Cut Studio,
Adobe Creative Suite
Final Cut X,
Microsoft Office
WHM, C-Panel, Wordpress HTML, CSS, JavaScript
Mac OS X Admin Server Support Training

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