Organized Entertainment Production Consultant versed in coordinating management meetings,
high-level conference calls, planning, coordinating and executing special events and travel
arrangements for individuals, businesses, and top executives.
Administrative support specialist
Three-point/Theatrical Stage Lighting
Whole Hog III
Lighting DesignerJul 2012 to Current Howard Theatre － Washington, DC
House lighting designer for touring, party and corporate productions.
Production Stage ManagerFeb 2016 to Jun 2016 GI Film Festival 10 － Alexandria, VA
Point person for all staging aspects, including lights, sound, set/props, and talent.
Responsible for the band, ensure arrival and departure to and from the venue.
Point person for venue General Manager and Production Manager.
Run all sound checks, prior to the main event, on the day of.
Coordinating with all specified talent and production venue vendors/contractors.
Check and secure assigned dressing rooms for all talent.
Coordinate with security, to ensure the safety of the guests.
Coordinating with festival and venue communications team.
Ensure the fluidity of all presenters and talent - during Award Ceremony - to and from their
Operations ManagerMay 2012 to Nov 2012 Howard University Homecoming Steering Commitee － Washington, DC
Coordinated with the talent relations department to facilitate execution and payment of
Led daily production meetings and weekly production calls.
Supervised Operations support staff, including offering feedback and enforcing deadlines.
Acted as a liaison between Homecoming Events departments and Constitution Hall,
Lincoln Theater, The Howard Theater, and more.
Coordinated with and supervised production vendors.
Managed Logistics, Hospitality and Production with budget $500,000.00 cut cost by 45%.
Assistant Production ManagerOct 2010 to Aug 2015 Howard University － Washington, DC
Planned and coordinated logistics and materials for board meetings, committee meetings
and staff events.
Ordered and distributed office supplies while adhering to a fixed office budget.
Managed office supplies, vendors, organization and upkeep.
Directed guests and routed deliveries and courier services
Answered and managed incoming and outgoing calls while recording accurate messages.
Greeted numerous visitors, including VIPs, vendors and interview candidates.
Stage Manager for all touring and local house productions.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts, TV Production2017Howard University － Washington, DC, USA