Two-time Emmy Nominated Media Professional with nearly 25 years experience at major television and cable operations in the top markets of Baltimore, MD & Washington, DC.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2008 - Present

Director of Station Relations

Maryland Public Television
- Managing relationships with 350 PBS stations, programmers and producers - Marketing and promoting programs produced for non-commercial TV stations - Developing marketing strategies and creating promotional materials - Coordinate efforts between talent, producers & stations for talent appearances - Tracking program carriage and contractual obligations - Developing and managing special events and promotions - Managing and updating websites associated with the programs - Maintaining contact database and overseeing large mailings - Directing station relations team, interns and volunteers
Oct 2005 - Present


Lasting Image Media
- Managing the daily operations of a Digital Advertising Network & Video Production Company - Producing & Editing program content, long & short from programs, television commercials, marketing and promotion spots - Oversee facility and technical operations - Creating relationships with content partners and advertising clients - Directing production operations and creative team - Targeting new venues to expand the network and negotiating contracts
Nov 2000 - Sep 2005

Creative Group Manager

Comcast Spotlight
- Oversee 8 production offices in Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia & Delaware - Executive Producer of entire production product - Develop and maintain capital and operating budgets - Create and maintain technical/quality standards for all spots produced and aired - Hire and manage technical production staff, contract labor and interns - Establish and maintain operating policies and procedures - Produce and Edit major Advertising and Promotional Campaigns - Oversee the purchase and maintenance of equipment - Work with Sales Management to generate revenue opportunities - Prepare and present client creative concepts, bids and quotes - Develop technical and creative training for sales and production teams - Oversee the operation of a Resort Cable Channel on the Eastern Shore - Interact with corporate leaders to communicate our company image
Aug 1995 - Nov 2000

Program & Production Manager

- Executive Producer for on-air, commercial and industrial productions - Direct and manage a Mobile Production Unit, studio and field operations - Develop and maintain capital and operating budgets - Oversee the staff, operation and programming on 2 local cable channels - Create and maintain revenue opportunities through production and programming - Hire and manage technical production staff, contract labor and interns - Prepare and present client creative concepts, bids and quotes - Establish and maintain operating procedures - Oversee the purchase and maintenance of equipment - Write, produce, direct and edit long-form programs, commercials, news packages, training videos and marketing spots
Jul 1992 - Jul 1995

Program Manager/Senior Producer-Director

Cable 17
- Supervising a staff of producers and interns on a weekly production - Assisting in budget development and equipment purchases - Developing and managing program acquisitions - Supervise programming and scheduling the station's daily line-up - Coordinating satellite downlinks, program dubbing and quality control - Programming a monthly cable guide and a weekly satellite schedule - Preparing proposals to generate revenue through programming/production - Producer/Editor of a half-hour news and information program - Produce/edit news stories, educational videos & public service programs - Direct/produce studio and location productions
Dec 1994 - May 1995



- Overseeing a weekly, current affairs program - Supervising on/off line editing and post production - Developing/researching program ideas, show content & organizing guests - Producing news/informational packages - Maintaining FCC records for the public file - Creating relationships with community organizations

Dec 1989 - Jan 1992

Executive Producer-Director


- Piloted a local program from concept to top in the market and country - Overseeing the daily operations of a production department and a TV program - Developing the program's budget and recommending equipment purchases - Creating entertaining/educational content to meet FCC regulations & on-air quality - Working with sales/promotion to create proposals and generate revenue - Organizing guests, writing copy and overseeing studio and location productions - Publishing, editing and writing the station's monthly family magazine - Maintaining a computerized membership base of over 100,000 - Creating events/promotions to increase ratings and stimulate membership growth - Working with public service groups to create outreach programs

May 1985 - Dec 1989

Senior Producer/Assistant Promotion Manager


- Creative Director for in-house program and promotional production - Overseeing a team of program and promotion producers - Directing the station's complete on-air product - Preparing and implementing promotion strategies and events - Producing, directing, editing & writing a weekly, one-hour, prime time video/talk show and a special two-hour, prime time, live remote broadcast - Producing, directing, writing and editing program promos, movie/show opens, station ID's and quarterly sales presentations - Directing remote shoots and post-production sessions




Dale Carnegie Management Seminars
Sep 1980 - May 1984

Bachelor of the Arts

University of Maryland College Park