Work History

Work History
Oct 2009 - Present

Runner for Production Crew on Televised Event

Turner Sports Broadcasting
  • Maintained a high level of energy for organizing a successful televised event 
  • Took initiative to develop ideas for promo concepts that were used in televised commercials
  • Provided administrative assistance including money handling and coordinating travel arrangements for athletes and producers
  • Acted as professional liaison for production department, professional players, and sports casters
2010 - Present

Assistant II

The Latino Coalition
  • Contracted to help set up and take down esthetics of televised event sponsoring Carly Fiorina for Senate. During event, was responsible for checking in all attendee’s and passing out press passes to media outlets. Represented the Latino Coalition in a professional manner and attended all sub-conferences seeing that they ran smoothly. Was also responsible for organizing guest list and developing placement cards for guest lectures of event. Made sure all attendee’s registered and received confirmation for attending special event. Successfully used excel to organize multiple priority guest list.  
Jun 2013 - Present

Production Assistant

ABC7 Eyewitness News

  • Assist traffic producer, and special projects lead to complete court ordered footage requests from production companies.
  • Work with reporters and assignment editors to research story ideas, follow up with leads, and sift through press releases for newsworthy events. 
  • Assist with news production responsibilities including teleprompting, compiling clip reels, and running scripts on a daily basis. ENPS, EDIUS.
Feb 2013 - May 2013

"On The Red Carpet" Intern

ABC7 Eyewitness News
  • Traveled with production team to assist on the field and at the red carpet events.
  • Prepare storyline, write and edit scripts from field shoots for #1 Los Angeles News station.
  • Research background content for internationally televised broadcasted interviews.
  • Log and transcribe entertainment content on Aurora Browse.
  • Assist in control room during live and taped entertainment cut-ins (run teleprompter). 
Jun 2012 - Sep 2012

Content Producer Intern

The University Lifestyle
  • Research and prepare routine reports for target market
  • Develop live presentations explaining varying cultural issues within the community
  • Prepare agenda for daily production shoots for in studio and field interviews
  • Coordinate community outreach through flyers, business cards, and special events
  • Work independently and with internal team to meet deadlines on all time-sensitive reports 
Mar 2009 - Aug 2012

Reporter/Host

Sweet Reign Productions
  • Interviewed community and community leaders on stories that personally affect the Riverside county.
  • Interviewed up-and-coming music artist on experience, motivation and future endeavors. 
  • Used my content to assist in editing videos and formatting bios for artist promotional web pages. 
  • Also assisted in general production duties of webisodes by styling hair, make-up,  clothes and served as an extra when necessary. 

Education

Education

Advanced Languages and Cultures Program

University of Cordoba

I attended and completed a study abroad program in Cordoba, Spain. The program was an advanced Spanish language and cultures program where I lived with a Spanish family and only spoke spanish for the duration of the program. The program was an excellent experience. By attending the program I completed my minor in Spanish Language. I also successfully assimilated in the Spanish culture and made valuable contacts abroad. While in Spain I also joined a Peace Corps group on a cultures program in Morocco, Africa. Other places I visited while in Europe included Italy and France as well. I am very passionate about cultures, community relations, and international relations. 

Professional Internships

Jolie Boutique

Paramount, CA, United States

Oct 2008 - Sep 2009

Public Relations Assistant 

  • Maintained company website, promoted business over Facebook, Twitter, and Myspace
  • Used creativity to develop unique branding strategies while remaining within respective budget
  • Successfully recruited and trained volunteers for special events held by store. Also followed up with evaluation of performance. 
  • Created and directed fashion show events to encourage sales and promote boutique

Capilla De Calvario

Indio, CA, United States

Jun 2008 - Jul 2010

Special Events Coordinator 

  • Handled the general ledger and reconciliation of bank statements;
  • Monitored expenditures to ensure that the church remained within their respective operation budgets;
  • Successfully developed all special events from start to finish according to demands of organization.

KMIR 6 News

Indio, CA, United States

May 2007 - Aug 2007

News Intern 

  • Successfully completed internship with highest level of remarks. Conducted interviews with head figures such as: former Governor Gray Davis, Samir Chrabir from Bravo’s “Welcome to the Parker”, and members of the community regarding breaking news. Developed topics of interest, and writing techniques to spark audience’s attention. Learned editing strategies for final cut footage on strict timeline. 

Skills

Skills

Microsoft Suite

Production for web

Editing Video content

Completed coursework on video production and video editing.

Makeup Artistry

Freelance artist for five years, graduated to advanced level while working with the Pro Team and education team of Sephora. 

Event Coordination

Visual Merchandising

Certifications

Certifications

On-Camera Techniques

Creative Management Group

Full Face Certification

Sephora Pro Artistry Team