Skills

Skills

Working with Kids

Experience as 4-H Camp Counselor and Dean of Men.  Summer Art Camp Multimedia instructor.

Director (Live Production)

Experience directing multiple camera live-to-tape productions of events including high school basketball games, theatre performances, and local political debates.  These productions required extensive technical set-up and pre-production, as well as communication between myself and the operators of as many as 4 cameras.

Photography

Landscape Nature Macro Portraits

Manual Labor

Graphic Design

Proficient with Adobe Photoshop.  Can produce promotional flyers, fix photos, make logos, etc.  Designed promotional flyers for Whetstone Homes, a local real-estate company.

Video Production

Experience shooting and editing professional video.  Proficient with Final Cut Editing Software and other programs.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2011 - Dec 2012

Resident Assistant

Ohio University Residential Housing

Organized social/educational programming for students within the residence hall. Moderated and Maintained a safe, inclusive community.

Worked in cooperation with building and campus-wide staff.

Aug 2012 - Dec 2012

Video Production Coordinator

Ohio University Office of Sustainability

Produced video content for promotion of sustainability goals via social media.

Independently managed the logistics of video projects.

Interacted professionally with officials from various campus departments.

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Summer Assistant

OSU Extension - Ashtabula County

Planned and organized 4-H and Junior Fair activities. Assisted with agricultural research including Western Bean Cutworm and Miscanthus Biofuel projects.

Nov 2010 - Dec 2010

Manner's Christmas Tree Farm

Customer Service, Shaking and Wrapping Christmas Trees.

Jun 2010 - Jun 2010

Media Instructor

Conneaut Arts Center

Taught basic video and computer skills to preschool-5th grade children during a 2-week summer art camp.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Dec 2012

B.S.C.

Ohio University

Early graduation with 3.86 cumulative GPA.

Geography Minor

Environmental Studies Certificate

Jul 2012 - Aug 2012

30 Day Wilderness Hike & Canoe

NOLS Yukon

Self-supported 30 day wilderness expedition through the Logan Mountains and Hyland River of Yukon Territory, Canada. Honed leadership skills in real-world situations involving risk management and physical challenge. Adhered to Leave-No-Trace camping principles. Developed tolerance for adversity and uncertainty by not only surviving, but thriving within a harsh environment.

Portfolio

Summary

Seeking employment that will allow me to combine my visual communication skills with my love of the outdoors and passion for conservation. 

I pride myself in being a jack of all trades - competent in the scripting, shooting, editing, and publishing of video content.

Willing and hoping to travel.

Interest

Writing and playing music.  Audio and video production.  Photography.  Hiking.  Running.

Certifications

Certifications
2008 - Present

BUMP Award - Individual Editing

Sportstime Ohio
2008 - 2009

Ashtabula County Fair King

Ashtabula County Junior Fair