Download PDF

James Hairston IV

  • Waldorf  Maryland
  • 203-668-9797

James Hairston's Resume

Work History

May 2015Present

Tech Crew Member

City of Praise

Director At the City Of Praise FM 

Specializes in 

  • Audio and Video Based Commercials
  • Technical Directing
  • Video Switcher
  • Camera Operator

Also, in Partnership with The Word Network

May 2015Present

Praize Vision Crew Member

Praize Vision

PraizeVision provides churches with the tools to create a global congregation. PraiseVision uses the technology to record and stream all across online services so each individual becomes apart of the ministry's worship service.

Aug 2014Jun 2015

Zone 203 Crew Member

Zone 203

Zone 203 is an online broadcast show featured on located right in Cooperative Arts and Humanities HS in New Haven, CT

Zone 203 Specializes in,

  • All aspects of Television Advertising
  • Video and Still Photography, Corporate Videos
  • Lighting
  • Producing
  • Directing
  • Graphic design, motion graphics

All of which are the necessary tools that gears us on the pathway of Broadcast Journalism

Aug 2014Apr 2015

Tech Crew Member

The First Cathedral

Specialized in Feature Films/Documentaries,

  • All aspects of Television Advertising
  • Video and Still Photography, Corporate Videos
  • Corporate Events
  • Audio and Video Based Commercials
  • Directing
  • Graphic design, motion graphics
Sep 2014Feb 2015

Media Filmmaking Intern

Youth Rights Media

YRM teaches young people how to make and use media to affect change and supports young people as documentary filmmakers, artists, and community change agents. The overarching goals of YRM’s programs are to:

  • support the personal development and positive identity formation of young people through the development of technology and artistic skills;
  • build the community leadership capacity of young people by empowering them to create and utilize media as a catalyst for social change;
  • use youth media productions to engage the broader community in action-oriented dialogue and discussion
Jun 2013Jul 2013

Camp Counselor

Shubert Theatre, Youth @ Work Summer Camp

The Shubert Summer Theater & Arts Camp is a summer program for middle-school students who want to explore interests, potential, and opportunities in the arts. The camp offers students a chance to take in-depth classes in dance, music, theater, visual arts, and creative writing while in an arts rich environment

In the visual arts department, students were offered the opportunity to produce video commercials with use of video cameras. Also, participated in post production editing with iMovie software. 


August 2016Present

2nd Time Freshman

Benedict College

Majoring In Mass communications

June 2015December 2015

1st Time Freshman

Bowie State University

Majoring in Broadcast Journalism


Jib Operator
Video Switcher

Composes various video sources to create special affects

Technical Directing 

Responsible for all technical aspects of a performance. All Aspects which include , Lighting, Sound, Video and or set design. 

Graphic Design

Responsible of combining both art and or text on visual display. 

Software Use

  • Photoshop
  • After Effects
  • Propresentor
  • Easy Worship