Motivated Journalist accomplished in research, interviewing and reporting with an extensive background in videography, including non-linear editing. Experience in acting, management and negotiations with high profile clientele as well as graphic design, HTML, CSS and illustrations.
Proficient with recording software platforms and hardware.
Skilled in sound design (both in the studio and live), foley, film (pre and post production). -
Familiar with Adobe products (Illustrator, photoshop, premier, after effects,flash, lightroom) as well as Final Cut Pro and Motion.
Familiar with Photography and film/videography and graphic.
Director, Camera, Editor for 714: (featuring members of Saliva, Roxy Blue, Black Oak Arkansas, and Jimi Jamison solo band) Watch videos "World Breaks Down," "Beautiful Tonite," "King of the World" at www.714memphis.com
Editor, sound designer Every Mothers Nightmare live compilation EP Editor, director - Rane Stone of Michael Wilton's Wratchethead/ Malfunktion: "Lead the Way" and various other videos Director, editor, videographer - Amy Jamison: EPK Production for Ardent Films - Lucero: Women and Work Production/Artist for Ardent Films - Free World: Documentary
Commercial: Photographer - Cincinnati Enquirer.Featured story online (3 photo credits), plus story featured A9/A10 of Sunday paper (1 Photo credit)
Actor - Overton Square re-development video (Production for Ardent Films/ Loeb Properties)
Total Order Magazine - front cover and insert photographs: http:// www.joomag.com/magazine/total-order-vol-3/0133325001418877084 -
First Post Magazine: (India news network) - featured music videos http:// www.firstpost.com/topic/organization/yahoo-714-beautiful-tonite- video-6gVpLOcHvw4-404-2.html
World News - featured music videos http://wn.com/714_world_breaks_down
MTV/ CMT/ VH1: Lucero: Women and Work (production only) http:// www.cmt.com/artists/lucero/ U.S.
Agent: Paul Dianno (formerly of Iron Maiden): 2003-2006
Videographer/editor/photographer- One Voice: Sita Na Moja Sound design/Foley/Scoring: Silver Chain Films - multiple films Producer of Film soundtrack featuring artists Alice in Chains, Paul Dianno, Blaze Bayley.
Secured feature articles for Guitar Center and interviewed members of KISS, Rainbow, Deep Purple and others for various articles.
Secured feature article in Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnatians for the American Dream.
Sales Associate January 2014 to CurrentSam Ash Music － Springdale, Ohio
Consistent top sales numbers and customer satisfaction
Sales Manager January 2004 to January 2010Guitar Center Inc － Bartlett, TN
Nominated as Employee of the Year while managing multiple departments within the store. Promoted from sales associate to sales manager in less than 2 years after managing several departments which carried the store in sales numbers every month. Proficient in cash transactions, payroll, bank deposits, customer service, meeting stores sales goals, employee training, stock and point of purchase of merchandise as well as other duties.
Recording EngineerLos Angeles Recording School － North Hollywood, Ca
Associate of Science : Interactive Multimedia Production, 07/2012Southwest Tennessee Community College － Memphis, TNGPA: GPA: 8 Grade Point Average , Magna Cum LaudeInteractive Multimedia Production GPA: 3.8 Grade Point Average , Magna Cum Laude, Alpha Beta Gamma member. Graphic Design forPrint Media workshop, Graphic Design workshop, Workshop on Photoshop for Designers, typography, videography and non-linear editing, illustration, 3D design, photography, HTML, CSS and web design, multimedia production. Presidents List/ Deans List
Alpha Beta Gamma member
Website design (HTML/CSS), 3D design, video editing (Final Cut Pro, Motion),
graphic design, Adobe platform (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects,
Motion Picture Production, 2013University Of Memphis － Memphis, TNGPA: GPA: 0Communications, English and Journalism coursework Coursework in Public Relations Emphasis in Motion Picture Production[Award Name] Academic Achievement Award Deans List/Presidents List GPA: 4.0
Bachelor of Science : Photojournalism History, 2016University of Cincinnati － Cincinnati, OH
Top 10% of class GPA: 3.57
Photojournalism History. Photo and editing techniques. media law and ethics, editing, reporting and
writing, media bureau, journalism research. Adobe InDesign, Lightroom. Deans/ Presidents List