Work History

Work History
Nov 2014 - Present


Weigel Broadcasting WDJT CBS-58

Perform field news gathering photography as assigned. Collaborate  with reporters to tell stories through pictures and sound. Edit full news programs from local and network sources.

Sep 2011 - Oct 2014

Television Camera Operator

Lakeshore PTV

Set up, operate, and strike television cameras for football and basketball games for WCGV's Thursday Night Lights.

Apr 2013 - Jun 2013

Video/Television Producer

CMF Entertainment

Develop and format 30 minute cooking program. Produce motion graphics for program open. Photograph and produce 30 second commercial spot for restaurant. Produce and author DVD "The ABCs of Gluten Free".

Jul 2012 - Jan 2013

Video Editor/Videographer

Kohler Co.

Create and implement animated graphics composites. Edit marketing and customer education pieces for television and internet/intranet. Organize and manage media database. Special event videography.

Oct 2011 - Jul 2012


Sandwich Kings LLC

Production of various marketing communications.

Jun 2012 - Jul 2012

Television Camera Operator/Video Engineer

Mindpool Live

Operate television cameras for image magnification at Milwaukee's Summerfest. Set-up and shade television cameras for the Scorpions at BMO/Harris stage.

Jun 2010 - Aug 2011

Video Production Manager

Crisp Recording International

Manage production of music videos and corporate communication pieces. Videography and location lighting and sound. High definition digital SLR cinematography. Studio lighting design and programming. Final Cut Pro HD editing and Motion graphics.

Apr 2009 - Feb 2011

Free lance TV/video production

Vista Productions

Live event camera operation, lighting and shooting in the field, Final Cut Studio and After Effects graphics compositing, copywriting and voice-over.

Jan 2003 - Apr 2009

Associate Producer

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Produced and directed training videos and other internal communications pieces. Held responsibility for directing live broadcasts to store operators, client contact in pre-production, working closely with scripting and graphics generation, lighting, audio, shooting and directing field and studio productions. Acted as director, technical director, graphics operator, audio operator and studio camera operator. Managed media log and capture, non-linear editing, graphics generation and compositing, color correction, audio sweetening, duplication and distribution.

  • Produced first interactive training video for Optical Department resulting in increased sales.
  • Initiated internal series of training sessions by developing and presenting lighting seminar to Wal-Mart TV team.
  • Acted as video “first responder” to document Wal-Mart’s relief efforts during Hurricane Katrina aftermath.
  • Received numerous certificates of recognition and appreciation for contributions and productions.
Jul 2002 - Dec 2002

Video Producer

Faltis Marketing Communications/Industrial Multimedia & Video

Video production, videography, non-linear editing.

Feb 2001 - Feb 2002

Advertising Account Executive


Solicited advertising orders from local accounts, prospecting, contacting, and development of new clients and accounts. Managed copywriting and spot production scheduling

May 2000 - Jan 2001

Radio Marketing Consultant


Marketed and sold advertising air time for group of four stations. Serviced agency and local clients to maintain positive working relationships and develop new businesses.Managed account successfully receiving top billing for monthly period.

Aug 1999 - Apr 2000

News Photographer


Shot and edited news footage, coordinated story development with assignment editor, reporters, producers, and managers. Maintained assigned vehicle and photographic equipment.

Sep 1998 - Aug 1999

Video Producer

Faltis Marketing Communications/Industrial Multimedia & Video

Video production, videography, videotape editing.

Oct 1996 - Aug 1998

Producer/Promotions Producer


Shoot and edit car show, edit series promotions.

Aug 1996 - Dec 1996

Video Producer

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans

Video non-linear editing, videography.

Aug 1995 - Mar 1996

Videotape Editor

David Larson Productions

A/B/C roll editing of crafting TV programs.

Mar 1989 - Aug 1995

Video producer

Carson Pirie Scott & Co.

Produced and directed product knowledge broadcasts, training videos and other internal communications pieces for Midwestern chain of 66 department stores. Worked closely with merchandise managers in pre-production phase; scripting and graphics generation. Directed voice-over sessions. Performed lighting, audio, shooting and directing union and non-union talent for field shoots in stores and distribution centers. Managed and directed free-lance crew of six during live broadcasts. Provided staging and media support for medium to large meetings. Recommended equipment purchases including changes from linear to non-linear edit systems.


Sep 1986 - May 1988

Associate Degree

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Received award for Producer of "Best Student Operations Program".

1974 - 1979

Nicolet High School