Resume

E D U C A T I O N

 

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, ANN ARBOR: BFA Interarts Performance (3.98)

Class of 2016: STAMPS School of Art & Design / School of Music, Theatre, & Dance

 

CIEE SEMESTER IN PRAGUE: Communications, New Media, & Journalism

Film & TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts / Charles University

E X P E R I E N C E

 

COED STUDIOS: Producer

March 2019 - Current, Brooklyn, NY

• Support to the Executive Producer and Directors, working on multiple projects at once
• Overseeing day to day management of projects in development, pre-production, and production
• Liaise with clients and agencies on sales and current projects  
• Instrumental to the bidding process - creating, managing & tracking budgets, providing creative support, research, treatment writing & treatment design
• Manage and coordinate shoots including booking travel, holding & hiring crew, & researching production costs
• Onboarding production and post-production staff with studio policies/procedures

BODEGA STUDIOS: Creative / Production Coordinator

May 2018 - March 2019, New York, NY

• Administrative support to the Head of Production, Executive Creative Director, and EP working on multiple projects at once
• Instrumental to the bidding process, providing creative support, research, treatment writing & treatment design
• Coordinate shoots including booking travel, holding & hiring crew, & researching production costs

 

ANDREW ZUCKERMAN STUDIO: Production Coordinator / Creative Development

Feb 2017- Feb 2018, New York, NY

• Worked on a branded content style documentary feature film for a top 5 Fortune 500 Company

• Instrumental to the creative process, pitching analytical & editorial ideas regularly, contributing to story development

• Researched story themes & subjects, summarized 100+ interviews, & provided the director with interview questions for 30+ subjects

• Expedited production efficiency by analyzing 5 years of footage & 100+ interviews, preparing transcript pulls & paper cuts

• Coordinated international travel for NYC crew, created itineraries & call sheets, & maintained production calendar

 

DES HAMILTON CASTING + MJZ: VOLKSWAGEN COMMERCIAL: Director's Assistant / Casting Assistant    

Dec 2016 - Jan 2017, New York, NY

• Street-cast a documentary-style commercial through research, social media, strategic cold-calling, & in-person networking

• Personal assistant to the director, Benito Montorio, organizing his calendars, arranging travel, & assisting with location scouting

• The eight-part commercial series, “The all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas” aired close to 24,000 times nationally in 2017

 

NETFLIX’S ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK SEASONS 3 & 5: On-set Production Assistant

Summer 2014, Oct 2016 - Dec 2016, Astoria, NY    

• Assisted the Production Department, handling all requests from the Assistant Directors including communicating rolls & cuts between all departments,       

   assisting with background extras & main actors.

SHOWTIME’S BILLIONS SEASON 2: On-set Production Assistant

Sept 2016 - Dec 2016, New York, NY

• Assisted the Production Department, handling all requests from the Assistant Directors including communicating rolls & cuts between all departments,   

   assisting with background extras & main actors.
 

MISTER DIXON: COCA-COLA COMMERCIAL: Casting Assistant                 

Dec 2016, Brooklyn, NY  

• Interviewed, filmed, & improved organization by creating a database of New York locals, which was essential to the casting process

• Aired nationally with the campaign “Serve with a Coca-Cola” gaining close to 100,000 views on Youtube alone                    

 

PTA PLANESTRAINS+AUTOMOBILES OTT NETWORK: Development Intern / Mini-series Producer    

Jun 2015 - Dec 2015, New York, NY

• Produced, location scouted, coordinated, & scheduled shoots for “EatPlayStay,” a TV mini-series for 14 million fliers on

   Delta Airlines, thousands of hotel rooms nationwide with ClearTV, & on Amazon FireTV & Roku

• Designed & managed all social media campaigns, enhancing the brand image & audience through a social online presence

 

MOXIE PICTURES PRODUCTION COMPANY: Development Intern (2014) / Freelance Researcher (2018)

May 2014 - Jan 2015 + March 2018, New York, NY 

• Researched & promoted concepts for new show development, while designing presentation decks & one-sheets

• Development for FYI’s series “Arranged: Season 1,” contacting thousands through cold calling to cast real arranged marriage couples

•Freelanced starting September 2014 as a graphic designer  

• Freelanced starting March 2018 doing research, development, & transcriptions for new TV series

 

“GROOVE” INDEPENDENT FEATURE FILM: Producer / Art Director                                                                 

Sept 2015 - Present, Brooklyn, NY  

• Recipient of Panavision New Filmmaker Program grant. Showed at the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

   (won Best American Film), the Long Island International Film Expo, & the St. Augustine Film Festival.

• Spearheaded the fundraising campaign, raising more than $65,000, while applying for various grants

• Supervised & coordinated film shoots, casting call, set design, costumes, props, & secured complicated locations around NYC

 

FILMIC PRODUCTIONS: Creative Director / Producer                              

Sept 2015 - May 2016, Ann Arbor, MI

• Responsible for producing & developing commercial advertisements for Michigan businesses, while leading a crew of 12

 

MOTUS ALFRED VE DVORE THEATRE: Assistant to Creative Director / Videographer                                                 

Winter 2015, Prague, CZK

• Administrative tasks, coordinated artists, graphic designed, filmed & edited footage of events.

• Created an audience database & expanded their social network & international audience through translating Czech