Summary

A video professional, with a decade of experience in pre and post production; my aim is to connect to viewers in various demographics through polished script writing, eye-catching visuals/editing reinforced with expert sound design.

Writing and Video Editing are my main areas of expertise, and among the many tools I employ are:

Apple Final Cut Pro

Adobe Aftereffects and Creative Suite

Avid (Multiple Platforms)

Soundforge

Apple Garageband

Please feel free to view the samples of my work on the right of this page. 

Work History

Work History
Jun 2011 - Present

Interim Creative Services Director

WMAR-TV

Responsible for department and employee oversight, affiliate marketing, public relations and Station news and image promotion.  

Aug 2006 - Jun 2011

Senior Promotion Producer

WMAR-TV

My current position entails overseeing the daily promotion of various newscasts, supervising our PSA accounts and production of promotions for investigations and image campaigns. My daily goal is to foster a positive perception of ABC2 among our current audience and to find creative ways to engage new viewers.

I am able to accomplish these duties, because of my ability to communicate with my talented co-workers and, through calm leadership, use their skills to execute my vision. 

Sep 2004 - Jul 2006

Creative Services Producer/Editor

WILX-TV10

Took a leadership role in the promotions department at an entrenched number two television station. My greatest success was driving News 10 to become a ratings leader and gaining statewide respect for our marketing campaigns. Under the guidance of an excellent manager and with the help of hard-working and talented peers we changed the way mid-Michigan viewed our NBC affiliate. 

Sep 2002 - Aug 2004

Marketing Director

Effective Enhancement Landscapes

Managed all marketing for multi-million dollar Landscaping company. Used graphic design to spearhead effective direct marketing campaigns and launch the firm's first website.

Oct 2001 - Jul 2002

Commercial Producer/Editor

WSMH FOX66

Utilized my videography and editing abilities to create commercials for numerous clients. A major market look in a small market setting. 

Education

Education
2000 - 2001

Video Production

Graduated from a respected local broadcasting school with a 3.5 cumulative GPA, while earning the certificate for Technical Excellence unanimously awarded by my teachers and peers.