WRITER/PRODUCER  •  DIRECTOR  •  EDITOR

WRITER/PRODUCER • DIRECTOR • EDITOR

Summary & Objective

Award-winning film & television professional with solid writing, producing, directing, and editorial experience.  Proven skill in all aspects from concept development to production, post, and brand management. Seeking challenging and unique creative opportunities in either a freelance or staff capacity.

Career Accomplisments

Trailer & promo producer for major broadcast & cable television companies with over 15 years of production, marketing, and leadership experience.  

Conceived and executed quality content, promo spots, and trailers • Developed network branding and positioning strategy and concept • Developed and managed on and off-net TV, print and outdoor campaigns • Directed large and small-budget shoots originating on film and HD • Supervised graphic and sound designers in production of spots • Award-Winning Short Filmmaker • Skilled editor on AVID Media Composer • Proven leader and manager • Fluent in English and Spanish, both spoken and written

Professional History

FX Network • Los Angeles, CA • Senior Writer/Producer, On-Air Promotions • 2005-present

U.S. Navy • Los Angeles, CA • Technical Advisor   (shows: Threshold (CBS), JAG (CBS), NCIS (CBS), others) • 2004-2005

FOX Broadcasting Company • Los Angeles, CA  •  Senior Writer/Producer, Special Ops  •  2003-2004

The WB Television Network  • Burbank, CA  • Writer/Producer/Editor, On-Air Promotions • 2002-2003

ABC Family • Los Angeles, CA  • Writer/Producer, On-Air Promotions  • 2002

Absinthe Pictures •  Los Angeles, CA  • Writer/Producer/Editor (clients: Vivendi/Universal Interactive, Activision)  • 2002

Rocket Science Laboratories • Los Angeles, CA • Editor,Temptation Island 2  • FOX Broadcasting Company • 2001-2002

The Ant Farm •  Los Angeles, CA •  Writer/Editor (clients: SCI FI, UPN) • 2001-2002

Belief  • Santa Monica, CA • Writer/Producer/Editor   (clients: Showtime, Acura, BBC)  • 2001-2002

USA Networks, Inc. • Miami Beach, FL •  Senior Producer, USA Broadcasting Group Promo • 1999-2001

Golf Channel • Orlando, FL • Promotions Producer  •  1996-1999

Professional Awards

PROMAX/BDA Marketing Team of the Year, FX Network (2011, 2012) • PROMAX Gold, TV Program Promotion, Cable (2012) • PROMAX Silver, TV Program Promotion, Cable (2011) • NATAS Emmy Award, Promo Campaign/Non-News, Heartland Region (2000) • PROMAX Gold, Sports Campaign (2001) • PROMAX Gold, TV Campaign – Programming (2000) • PROMAX Gold, In-House Comedy Program Promotion (2000) • Telly Award, TV Promo (2000) • Telly Award, TV Campaign (2000) • PROMAX Silver, Reality Program Promotion (2000) • NATAS Emmy Nomination, Promo/Non-News. Bronze Telly Award, TV Promo (1999) • PROMAX Silver, TV Announcement – Program Generic (1998)

Military Exerience

United States Navy Reserve • Lieutenant Commander (O-4) • Afghanistan Campaign Veteran • 2003-present

Military Awards

Defense Meritorious Service Medal • Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal (3 awards) • National Defense Service Medal • Afghanistan Campaign Medal • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal • Armed Forces Reserve Medal • NATO Service Medal

Education

University of Central Florida • Orlando, FL • Bachelor of Arts Degree, Major in Film Production • 

Herat Province, Western Afghanistan 2011

Herat Province, Western Afghanistan 2011