The University of the West of England Bristol, United Kingdom
MA, Documentary Production Graduated 2015
University of Southern California Los Angeles, California
BA, Cinema–Critical Studies Graduated 2014
•Avid Media Composer •After Effects •Photoshop •Microsoft Office and Excel •PC and Mac platforms •Development notes
•Public speaking •Creative writing •Archive research •Office management •Event management •Script coverage •Canon 5D Mark III •Canon Rebel T3 • Sony PMW 300 •Sony NXCAM HXRNX 3/1
BBC, The Antiques Roadshow Sept 2015-Oct 2015
Production Assistant, Work Experience
Chosen to lead and organize the shooting schedule for a roaming camera crew on a shoot with hundreds of members of the public. Kept a new camera man on schedule and made certain all necessary interviews were covered for the day.
Traveled to location shoots to support the production management crew.
Gathered and organized consent forms.
Looked after talent and public contributors.
Researched and organized PR packets to advertise the Roadshow.
•Chosen to return to the BBC to assist the daytime development team for a pilot shoot.
CBS Studios Jan 2013-May 2013
Assisted casting assistants with scheduling for all four casting executives during pilot season.
Digitized hundreds of pages of data into CBS’ internal casting database and navigated the Cast It system to assist casting executives and assistants find the perfect performers.
Attended acting showcases, wrote coverages and breakdowns, and organized dailies and screeners.
Good Clean Fun Productions May 2012-Aug 2012
Casting and Development Intern
Out of a large group of interns, my pitch for a TV reality series was chosen for further development and eventually pitched to Animal Planet.
Volunteered to work in every area of the production process (from casting to editing), and the only intern to have a program pitch make it to further development.
Just Seen It May 2011-Sept 2011
Summer Film Critic
Attended press screenings for summer releases and analyzed film content in order to deliver weekly reviews for the website Justseenit.com.
Wrote and delivered weekly reviews on camera and composed online film reviews.
USC, New/North Customer Service Center Sept 2012-Dec 2013
The only student worker to be chosen to assist the manager in organizing and managing over 100 student workers and supervised the office in the manager’s absence.
The first point of contact for thousands of USC freshman and the general public, trained dozens of student workers on a new security system, trained new employees, and performed general office management and upkeep.