Director, producer, set lighting technician and grip knowledgeable about cinematic procedures, as well as the latest technologies, editing software, cameras, lighting and diffusion.
Digital video production process
Works well under pressure
to Current TV - NASHVILLE – Nashville,
TN Rigging grip day player
to 03/2017 TV - STILL THE KING – Nashville,
TN Company Grip for season 2 of Still the King
BEST BOY GRIP05/2017
to 05/2017 TV - JESSUP – Nashville,
GRIPFILM - RAMPAGE – Atlanta,
GA Day playing grip on the $200,000,000 budget feature length film Rampage starring Dwayne The Rock Johnson.
to 04/2017 FILM - KEY GRIP - LEMONS – Nashville,
TN Key grip, grip truck driver, stunt coordinator
GRIP/SET LIGHTING TECHNICIAN 02/2016
to 02/2016 FILM - NOVITIATE – Nashville,
GRIP/SET LIGHTING TECHNICIAN 10/2016
to 10/2016 FILM - OTHER VERSIONS OF YOU – Nashville,
TN As a Set Lighting Technician I ran cable and set lights on and around set working with the gaffer and DP to set the tone for each specific scene. As a Grip I built frames, set stands and flags/diffusion and worked along side the key grip, gaffer and DP to set the tone for the specific scene.
GRIP/SET LIGHTING TECHNICIAN11/2016
to 11/2016 FILM - AN UNCOMMON GRACE – Cave City,
KY Initially coming on as a set lighting technician (day player) I was hired full-time to the grip department. In addition to setting stands and flags, building frames and helping manage truck inventory I have also operated the Chapman Dolly and ran a Canon C300 on a 12' jib.
to 04/2017 COMMERCIAL - DISH TV HGTV – Nashville,
TN 4 commercials in 3 days for HGTV and Dish TV (joint collaborative commercial with the two brands).
to 04/2017 COMMERCIAL - JACK DANIELS – LYNCHBURG,
TN Grip on 2 Jack Daniels commercials.
BEST BOY GRIP03/2017
to 03/2017 MUSIC VIDEO - DENNY STRICKLAND - WE DON'T SLEEP Best boy grip, set lighting technician
to 09/2016 MUSIC VIDEO - CHASE BRYANT, ROOM TO BREATHE – Nashville,
TN Built frames, set stands and flags/diffusion, helped manage inventory in the truck and worked along side the key grip, gaffer and DP to set the tone for each specific scene. I was initially a driver for the second grip truck prior to production pulling it from the budget.
GRIP/SET LIGHTING TECHNICIAN 06/2016
to 06/2016 MUSIC VIDEO - COLONY HOUSE, YOU KNOW IT – Nashville,
to 04/2017 GRIP - TODD O' NEIL "WEEKENDS" MUSIC VIDEO – Nashville,
TN Grip, grip truck driver, set lighting technician.
to 03/2016 LIVE PERFORMANCE - AGENTS OF FORTUNE – Nashville,
TN Grip and stage hand for a live performance of Agents of Fortune. In addition to all things grip I set the Dana Dolly, helped load and unload various departments gear and rigged stage lighting with the set lighting technician dept.
CONTENT PRODUCER, CAMERA OPERATOR, PRODUCER08/2015
to 11/2016 CORPORATE - 6TH MAN MOVERS – Nashville,
Oversaw all phases of video production for all internal and external videos, from pre- to post-production.
Created shot lists, booked talent and locations and prepared the location and set for shooting.
Managed casting and selected shot locations.
Operated Sony AX100 and DJI Osmo cameras during shooting.
Edited multiple videos using Adobe Premiere Pro.
to 10/2016 CORPORATE - SEEK FIRST PRODUCTIONS – Nashville,
TN Swing grip/camera operator for various corporate videos. I currently freelance for Seek First Productions as needed.
to 11/2016 CORPORATE - BINARY DREAMS MEDIA – Nashville,
TN Freelancer swing grip/set lighting technician/camera operator for owner James Houk. I am currently freelancing for Binary Dreams Media as needed.
FOUNDER, EDITOR, CAMERA OPERATOR, PRODUCER10/2015
to Current FREELANCE - MEATHEAD MOVIEMAKER PRODUCTIONS – Nashville,
TN Freelance videographer and editor focusing primarily on athletic based events and corporate video. One man band ranging from lighting to sound, camera operator, jib operator, dolly grip, editor, producer and more. All references available upon request. Clients include but are not limited to: 6th Man Movers, Giants Live, IMG's The World's Strongest Man, Caitlin Koch (singer), Core Fitness Centers, BodyBurn by Ray and more.
to Current FILM - A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS – Atlanta,
GA Day player grip, 1st unit.
High School Diploma: 2000Foxboro High School-