Experienced producer with excellent leadership skills, project management experience and advanced video production capabilities. Prior experience working in a television newsroom and recent experience producing cross platform content for websites and corporate clients, make me the ideal candidate for today's multi-media video projects and leading field production teams.
Aug 2011 - Present
Staff advisor for Wartburg Television's award-winning programs. Responsible for helping Wartburg College's Communication Arts students learn in a co-curricular environment, maintain journalistic integrity and encourage the creation of content on multiple platforms.
Aug 2010 - Aug 2011
Creative lead and manager for a variety of video related content including television commercials, corporate videos and multimedia content for the web. Responsible for generating original ideas, writing scripts and leading a production team of videographers, editors and production assistants.
Jan 2010 - Aug 2010
Broadcast Sales Specialist
Promoted to KCRG's sales team to develop revenue generating content for the station's sub channel, Local 9.2 KCRG. Duties included content generation, managing existing client base, and working to develop new client prospects for KCRG's creative department.
Aug 2009 - Jan 2010
News Topical Producer
Collaborated with reporters and producers to provide high impact, daily promotion, for both online and broadcast news products.
Jun 2006 - Aug 2009
Special Projects Producer (Intern)
Team leader and producer for the summer television series Our Town. Responsibilities included scheduling, shooting, writing and editing news packages ready for air.
Sep 2007 - May 2008
Led Wartburg Television's award winning student run television station. Responsible for all aspects of the station's operations including underwriting, program development and staffing.
Sep 2007 - Feb 2008
Producing track intern promoted to temporary weekend producer. Executed news judgement and leadership skills to produce live weekend newscasts and organized weekend story assignments.
Sep 2006 - May 2007
Led Wartburg Television's news department and staff to produce the station's weekly news program, WTV8 News. Also contributed as an anchor and reporter for WTV8 News.