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I possess over 20 years of professional experience in all aspects of film/video production. I'm a highly skilled professional, who strives to ensure that productions are a complete success.

Director - Responsible for supervising camera crew, the placement of cameras (camera blocking) andworking with lighting director and set designers to capture desired look. Extensive experience inrattling off rapid-fire commands. I'm cool under fire and I maintain order among the staff in the controlroom, on the set, and elsewhere. My commands are artistic, accurate, and calm

Producer - Responsible for coordination of all aspects of broadcast production, including content,graphic elements, developing runsheets, use of facilities and equipment scheduling. Extensiveexperience in research, field interviews, coordinating talent and editing features on final cut pro.

Camera Operator - Studio camera experience with a wide range of skills in live news, talk,infomercials, seminars and music. Possess extensive field camera work for all aspects of field production.

Editor - Skilled in editing with various editing software to include Avid Express, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere.

Work experience

Web Video Marketing Consultant

Imagine Digital Entertainment Inc.

As a web video marketing consultant, I specialize in helping local businesses develop an internet presence with powerful, marketable commercial videos.  These web videos are designed to establish the local business owner as an authority in their target market niche.  The web videos are optimized and distributed through a network of video sharing sites such as Youtube, Vimeo, Viddler etc.. for maximum exposure on the internet.

I'm involved in all aspects of video production to include producing, commercial script writing, camera shooting and editing,  I'm currently using Adobe Premiere, After Effects and Photoshop.

Nov 1997Jun 2009

Producer/Director/Camera Operator

Total Living Network - 2880 Vision Court

Producer/Director/Editor/Camera Operator - Involved in all aspects of broadcast production to include live telethons, talk shows, national debates, and music shows. I've also produced and directed a number of conference seminars, Infomercials, music videos, and much much more.

Assistant Director - Asst director in maintaining look and feel of broadcast show to include keeping accurate times for content, ensuring accuracy of graphic images and audio.

Camera Operator - Extensive studio and field camera experience

Final Cut Pro Editor - Experienced in editing all formats of video production.

Director of:

2004 Midwest Emmy Award Winner : Inspiration Sensation2006 Midwest Emmy Award Winner: Aspring Women2007 and 2009 3 time Midwest Emmy Award nominee: best director and best producer

Supervisor:  Peter Mcdonough  1-312-656-7616

Sep 1978Aug 2004

4th Infantry Division/44th RAOC

Active Army & Illinois Army National Guard

Retired MSG Sargeant - Army, Army National Guard12B Combat engineer,11B Airborne Infantry, 96B Intelligence AnalystDeployments - 1992 Mississippi flood - 1999 Kosovo - 2003 Iraq

Functioned as Tactical Operations Center NCOIC G-2. Coordinated flow of intelligence information between intelligence disciplines, and supervised the all source production process. I have supervised intelligence operations at Echelons above Corp, and Corp level. Supervised collection management and assisted in appraisal of intelligence, operations, and training procedures. During my deployments I’ve worked extensively with governmental intelligence agencies including the U.S embassy (Macedonia) intelligence officer, CIA and NSA.

As a Senior NCO I was also involved in the yearly training plan for our unit, and also an instructor for various military skills such as security management, operations, and leadership.

Sep 1991May 1994

Producer, Director, Camera Operator, Writer

Telemundo Chicago - 454 Columbus Dr.

Spanish Television:  Producer responsible for creative development and shooting of local commercials.  Union trained as a field and studio camera operator as well as audio and editing.  Extensive experience in live news productions and field video operations.   Former member of NABET

1992 Illinois Broadcaster's awards: 2nd Place best commercial, 1st Place best PSA.


Jul 2009Nov 2009


Web Video University

Dave Kaminski is a leading web video marketing trainer and teaches all aspects of developing videos that will be optimized for maximum exposure on the internet.

Jun 2006Jul 2006


Judith Weston Directing Workshop

Studied her two core classes- Directing actors - Script analysis and rehearsal techniques



SMS Production Director's Workshop

Studied under Jerome Courtland, director of  television episodic shows including Knots Landing, Falcon Crest, Hotel, The Flying Nun, L.A law and tons of others.

Sep 1984Aug 1991

Bachelor of Arts

Columbia College - 600 S. Michigan