Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present

Youth Reporter

SNEWS

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Research stories and pitch story ideas to Editor-in-Chief
  • Coordinate with 20+ retailers at trade shows and complete product reviews

Notable Accomplishment

  • Interview three top executives from high profile companies (Adidas, praNa, Vibram)
  • On-camera personality for numerous video spots
Mar 2011 - Aug 2011

Technology Promoter

Apple, AT&T, Samsung

Roles and Responsibilities

•Engaged public and informed them about product in a friendly and sincere manner

Notable Accomplishment

•Recognized by managers for demonstrating an exemplary attitude and work ethic

Jan 2010 - Mar 2011

"Buzz Around Campus" Producer

Adelphi Office of Public Affairs

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Interview administration and students about campus issues
  • Edit footage and format content for e-mail distribution
Jan 2010 - May 2010

Online Video Producer

Adelphi Athletics Media Relations

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Create commercials about recreation center and campus life and upload for online view
  • Direct live sporting events for online circulation
  • Lead production team and work in a group setting
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Production Assistant - Morning News

http://www.news12.com

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Determine appropriate file footage for use in morning news broadcast
  • Run teleprompter for 3 live news shows

Notable Accomplishments

  • Coordinate floor direction between Master Control and politicians during in-studio debates
  • Assist field reporter with live shot
May 2009 - Aug 2009

Production Intern

http://news12.com/Login/home_login

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conduct 100+ interviews with Long Island residents and select important sound bites
  • Operate phones and handle callers while maintaining quality viewer relations
  • Work with 4 supervising producers and editors to collect footage for broadcast

Notable Accomolishments

  • Contact 40+ Village Clerks to obtain election results
  • Write interview questions and obtain responses for air
Mar 2009 - May 2009

News Desk Intern

Eurovision Americas Inc

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Advance my news judgment skills by understanding the needs of the European news market
  • Perform multiple edits of different daily stories on Aurora news cutting system
  • Cooperate with a staff of Producers and Technical Directors to deliver news to bureaus worldwide

Notable Accomplishments

  • Compiled a highlight reel for Obama's first 100 days in office
  • Completed news edits that were sent overseas and used in European news markets
Jan 2009 - Mar 2009

Production Intern

Tribune Broadcasting

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Compile news stories and submit them to producer for review
  • Perfect editing skills and determine most effective reporting format
  • Log dialogue from the Senate, House, and White House and determine useful sound bites
  • Develop personal journalistic style and demeanor by working with evening news reporter

Notable Accomplishment

  • Utilized good news judgement on the night of President Obama's address to the joint sessions by deciphering which sound bites would be used in the evening story
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Creative Services Intern

WABC-TV Eyewitness News

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Attended daily news production meeting where strategy, stories, and organization were discuss
  • Responsible for ingesting numerous advertisements into the station’s main server

Skills

Skills

Avid

ENPS (Electronic News Production System)

Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Word

GrassValley Arora

Final Cut Pro

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - Present

Bachelor of Arts and Science

http://www.adelphi.edu/

Double Major - Communications (concentration in Production)and Political Science

Relevant Communications Coursework

  • Web Journalism
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Documentary Production
  • Film Production
  • Video Production
  • Video II Production
  • Senior Thesis - Politics and Social Media
  • Art of Film and Video
  • Media Criticism
  • Communication Theory
  • Communication and Behavior
  • History of Media and Communication
  • Media and Children
  • History of Cinema

Relevant Political Science Coursework

  • Public Policy Seminar
  • Theories And Practice of International Relations
  • Modern Political Theory in the Western World
  • Comparative Political Analysis
  • The Price System
  • Supreme Court as a Political Institution
  • Transitions to Democracy in Central Europe