Rachel Berry

  • El Segundo CA
Rachel Berry

Manager & Producer


Experienced manager and producer for major television and motion pictures projects. Trusted manager of multiple employees for both the Los Angeles and New York branches. Accomplished supervisor of projects from their inception to completion, exceptional organization and multi-tasking skills for simultaneous projects.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2013 - Present

Visual Effects Producer

Crazy Horse Effects
  • Produce visual effects for major projects including Game of Thrones, The Wolf of Wall Street, Black Sails and Boardwalk Empire.
  • Los Angeles Manager. Oversee artists, coordinator, assistant and interns. Responsible for training new coordinators and production staff.
  • Responsible for compiling and completing bids for all potential new projects.
  • Have a 90% return rate of projects awarded to Crazy Horse Effects.
  • Hiring manager and director of all employees. 
  • Scheduling supervisor.
  • Supervise daily sessions, including reviewing all shots to determine what can be improved.
  • Collaborate intimately with all artists to maintain efficiency and problem-solve setbacks.
  • Work with various vendors to receive all assets, including matte paintings, graphics and digital elements.
  • Attend client meetings as representative of Crazy Horse Effects.
  • Oversee coordinator while quality checking all content to be delivered to client.
  • Create status reports to show tracking of project to client.
  • Maintain close contact with all clients to ensure efficient communication.
  • Liaison for all projects between vendors, clients and supervisors.
Jan 2013 - Aug 2013

Visual Effects Coordinator

Crazy Horse Effects
  • In 2013 was tasked with researching and the implementation of the expansion of Crazy Horse Effects, by opening the New York branch.
  • Frequently inherited duties from various producers during their absence as well as overseeing the production assistant’s responsibilities.
  • Tasked with creating new projects while maintaining all projects in the master database.
  • Managed the preparation of bids for new projects, incoming/outgoing data and sending/receiving vendor invoices.
  • Responsible for delegating all new data to the artists assigned to each project while communicating their needs with the client’s needs.
  • A proven independent worker who can manage my time in an effective and organized way.
Mar 2011 - Jan 2013

Motion Graphics Coordinator

The Ant Farm
  • Managed the Motion Graphics Department, including four producers.
  • Scheduled and supervised daily workload of producers and artists.
  • Managed internal network servers, project archiving & restoration, department billing & invoices and the booking and scheduling of freelance artists.
  • Performed all daily duties of a producer in their absence.
  • Coordinated in the production of: theatrical, interactive, game and broadcast graphic requests for major studio clients.
  • Managed up to 40 artists while creating 2D, 3D and stereoscopic trailer and TV graphics, as well as main titles.
  • Delivered final graphics to finishing houses on behalf of The Ant Farm.
  • Worked closely with artists to create conceptual designs for new projects.
Nov 2010 - May 2011

Assistant Editor

Skip Film
  • Digitized film footage, strung features together and patched fibers to vendors and clients.
  • Created finishes for TV Spots while delivering to clients and vendors.
  • Assisted editors by preparing, importing and exporting projects using Avid.


Aug 2006 - May 2010

Digital Arts

Chapman University Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Minor, Film Studies 




Manage up to twenty-five people while supervising and producing multiple simultaneous projects


Complete bids for major motion pictures and television projects.


Balance multiple projects at once while problem solving setbacks, internal issues and managing the staff.

quick learner

Anything foreign becomes a personal mission to become an expert in.

Computer proficiency

Adobe Suite, Avid, Filemaker Pro, Final Cut, FTP Sites, Microsoft Office, RV and Shotgun


Maintain healthy, professional relationships while sustaining a positive attitude and working to the growth of the company.