SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
I am a skilled editor who has worked on award winning films.
OUTSTANDING VIDEO EDITOR/SOUND DESIGNER/ART DIRECTOR:
- Co-edited the award winning film “Chasing the Past” (2014)
- Edited the independent feature After Romeo and Juliet (2012)
- Editor for Award Winning Film “Nameless“, Winner San Francisco Black Film Festival Jury Prize
- Developed, directed and edited short film – Speed Kills, additionally I created
- Assistant Editor for Award Winning Film “Heal“, Won Comic Con Sci-fi Short (2011)
- a poster for promotion.
- Acted as an Assistant Editor on 8 short films. Synced over 150,000 feet of footage
in various formats, in a very short time period. I have worked with 35 mm, 16 mm,
RED and DSLR footage.
- Worked in various positions on approximately 40 projects.
- Art work shown in Gallery 85 group show “Huddle Up” .
Avid Media Composer, Premier Pro CC, Final Cut Pro, Adobe After Effects CC
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Pro Tools, Silkscreen
printmaking on fabric and paper, drawing storyboards and frame by frame animation.
In my time at Chapman I have worked on approximately 40 projects in various positions
including Editor, Art Director, Script Supervisor, Sound Designer, and Graphic
Editing Intern Cinequest Film Festival 2014 to 2015
I edited short films for the Picture the Possibilities Program. Which has high school students from disadvantaged backgrounds make short films. These films were paired with features and played multiple times during the festival. I edited the introductory video that played before Rosario Dawson received her award. Additionally I edited an advertisement and two pieces which played before all of the screenings.
Freelance Editor 2010 to present
I have edited both short films and feature length projects. Some of the genres I have worked in include drama, romance, stop motion animation, fictional documentaries, and science fiction. In addition to editing the films I have edited trailers for these projects. I Assistant Edited on a lifetime achievement award retrospective for the set decorator John Dwyer.
Freelance Graphic Designer 2009 to present
I helped develop a website, and CD covers for a musician. I designed business cards,
political brochures, and advertisements for various people.
UNIQUE Programs at Sacramento State 2005-2008
Student Volunteer, setup and break down of concerts and lectures, concert photography,
concert security, personal assistant to performers. I was an assistant to Oliver Stone
when he lectured at Sacramento State.
The American Pavilion (Cannes Film Festival) 2005
Intern in the technical group. Setup and break down of the panel discussions. I ran the
mixing board during one of the panel discussions. I interacted with guests and members
of the American Pavilion. I did various tasks as needed to make the American Pavilion
Chapman University, Orange, CA 2011
Master of Fine Arts, Film Production – Editing Emphasis
Sacramento State, Sacramento, CA
Bachelor of Arts, Special Major (Film Studies), graduated Magna Cum Laude
De Anza College, Cupertino, CA
Associate of Arts. in Film/TV Production
References available on request.