Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2007 - Present

Research Assistant, Office of Alumni and Development

NYU School of Law

• Researched high-profile alumni and donors through major business and law resources. • Copy-edited citations in Dean Richard Revesz’s new university casebook, "Environmental Law and Policy." • Provided event coordination assistance during Reunion 2008.

May 2009 - Present

Co- Festival Director

Fusion Film Festival

• Work with Directors of Development & Design to create branded materials and develop targeted sponsorship strategy. • Coordinated panel discussions, master classes, industry screenings, student competitions and receptions in collaboration with Fusion’s Executive Team

Jun 2009 - Sep 2009

Acquisitions Intern

20th Century Fox

• Tracked film titles through development & festival circuit, including pulling reviews and talent announcements • Coordinated screenings with film sales agencies for potential acquisition • Logged and wrote coverage for incoming submissions • Provided on-site support to 22 member executive team at the Toronto Film Festival

Aug 2008 - May 2009

Animation Area TA

New York University

Technical support in Animation Area lab with Adobe Creative Suite and audio-visual equipment for twenty classes

Oct 2008 - Jan 2009

Post-Production Intern

Anthology Media, LLC

Assisted in post-production effects and editing for Better Living in USA II New Edition currently airing on KTSF, Sinovision, CTITV

Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Production Intern on American Morning


• Compiled extensive 2008 Election exit poll research for Anchor Producer for nine-hour live election day special • Assisted segment producers with pre-production research, off-site shoots, and transcribing interviews • Assembled footage for daily packages and promotional teases

May 2008 - Aug 2008

Production Intern

Little Airplane Productions

• Effectively balanced daily tasks, including phone reception and office maintenance • Assembled visual materials and transcribed child behavior responses for weekly pre-production focus groups • Analyzed data collected from focus groups and assisted Research Coordinator in constructing observational reports. • Prepared director’s one sheets for Wonder Pets table reads.

Sep 2006 - Dec 2006

Development Intern

The White House Project

• Edited proposals, and drafted correspondence for Grants Manager • Researched high-profile individual donors and prospective grant opportunities.

Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

Development Intern



2006 - 2010


New York University

Concentration: Producing, Screenwriting, & Animation

Activities and Societies: Fusion Film Festival * 2010 Co-Director * 2009 Design Team Pi Beta Phi * 2009 Chapter Archivist * 2009 Publications Chair NYU Panhellenic Council *Philanthropy Chair Women's History Month Executive Planning Committee * 2008, 2009 Co-Chair * 2007 Publicity Chair Order of Omega

2003 - 2006


Miss Porter's School



French Language

Final Cut

Adobe Flash

Animation Techniques

Adobe Photoshop



Raiser's Edge

Microsoft Powerpoint

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Word


Elizabeth is entering her senior year at New York University's Tisch School of Arts studying animation, screenwriting and producing. Since relocating to New York City, she has created a documentary short “Leading a Political Life” for The White House Project, worked on a television pilot for Anthology Media, LLC and has interned at Little Airplane Productions, CNN's American Morning, and 20th Century Fox Acquisitions This fall, Elizabeth is dedicating her time to co-directing the 2010 Fusion Film Festival, including several fall programs such as a sneak peek screenings of Fox Searchlight's Whip It and Women Making Movies's Say My Name.


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