Download PDF

Summary

• 19-year career video editor with deep knowledge of all aspects of video post

• Diverse television and film editing styles including narrative, news, documentary, music video and experimental.

Multiple-Emmy nominations for editing in a top 5 market.

Extensive background in graphics integration, color-correction, audio mixing and HD

Proficiency with video compression and a thorough knowledge of new and emerging digital delivery workflows.

Work experience

Jan 2008Present

Senior Avid / Final Cut Pro Editor

• Edit and supervise all aspects of post-production of nationally broadcast shows for clients such as Calvin Klein, Levis, Tommy Hilfiger, DKNY, etc…

• Collaborate with creative team to produce high quality content and deliver to clients on time and within budget.

• Compress and distribute show content for broadcast (Beta Sp, DVCam), DVD, web and mobile delivery.   

      Highlights:

• Created graphics/FX and sound design in collaboration with senior graphic designer for well-received network branding campaign.

• Edited content for a project that commenced a partnership between Apple and Macy’s.

• Completed a 40-hour course on video compression at the Digital Media Academy at Stanford University.  This course considerably advanced an understanding of video compression.

• Developed and implemented detailed technical documentation standards and naming conventions for files and tapes for both editors and producers.

Jul 1999Jan 2008

Senior Avid / Final Cut Pro Editor

KBWB (WB Affiliate)

WB Affiliate – KBWB (San Francisco) Senior Avid / Final Cut Pro Editor

(July 1999 – Jan. 2008)

• Edited a monthly entertainment news show and an environmental news magazine show that both aired locally and nationally (Digital Beta, HDV).

• Edited and co-produced web content and commercials for local businesses.

Highlights:

• Emmy nominations for editing: Making the Cut: The Next Top Designers (reality TV show) and Your Green Life (nationally syndicated environmental show)

• Co-creator and chief video editor of The Daily Mixx a daily entertainment newsbreak show.

• Was instrumental in helping to springboard this daily show into a half-hour entertainment news magazine program. 

Jan 2003Jan 2007

Final Cut Pro Editor

Wise World Media

Edited / produced fundraising videos with creative team for nonprofit organizations

-Highlights:

Executive-produced and edited a successful weeklong national shoot in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, North Carolina and New York for The Biz World Foundation fundraiser video.

Directed, produced and edited a PSA for All Stars Helping Kids in partnership with the King Institute at Stanford and Yahoo!

Co-wrote, co-produced, directed and edited fundraising video and DVD for The Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Program launching a multi-year fundraising campaign

Directed, produced and edited a fundraising video and DVD for Edgewood Center for Children and Families that was the centerpiece in a $500,000 annual 
Sep 1998Jun 1999

News Video Editor

WXIA (NBC Affiliate)

Worked with reporters, producers in editing for news.

Edited and co-produced news specials for sweeps period

Jul 1997Aug 1998

News Video Editor

WAGA (Fox Affiliate)

Worked with reporters, producers in editing for news.

Edited and co-produced news specials for sweeps period

Jun 1996Jun 1997

News Video Editor

WSB (ABC Affiliate)

Worked with reporters, producers in editing for news.

Edited and co-produced news specials for sweeps period

Education

Sep 1988Aug 1992

B.A.

Skills

Flash
Sorenson Squeeze
Apple Compressor
Apple Motion
Photoshop
DVD Studio Pro
After Effects
Final Cut Pro
Avid Media Composer