Work Experience

Meetinghouse Productions

Associate Producer

  • The Osbournes Want to Believe (Travel Channel)

  • Paranormal Caught on Camera (Travel Channel)

Havas

Post Producer

  • Fielded incoming requests for projects and generated production plans, calendars, bids, and budgets accordingly

  • Hired freelancers and managed all day-to-day production needs as lead Producer on multiple projects simultaneously 

  • Responsible for financial supervision of projects including job setup, generating POs, and final reconciliation

HBO

Associate Producer

  • Orchestrated the research, acquisition, tracking, licensing and QC of archival material

  • Supervised and trained five production and post-production assistants

  • Created, completed and submitted all major production documents and network deliverables, including scripts, production roadmaps, archival and music cue sheets, tape logs, and more

  • Advised post-production studio throughout the online process and provided notes on archival material, color correction, titles, graphics and more

HBO

Production Coordinator

   Promoted to senior member of production team and engaged with all stages of production on four projects:

  • Trained by Media Management to ensure proper offline, source, and master archival delivery to edit room and performed frequent edits in Final Cut Pro and Adobe Photoshop

  • Coordinated all shoots: scouted locations, booked travel, wrote call sheets, and assisted DP with equipment set-up

  • Shot with Sony A7S II, FS5 and Z90 on 15+ shoots (as main or additional camera)

HBO

Production Assistant

   Hired by Emmy Award-winning director Amy Schatz to assist with all elements of production on three projects:

  • Responsible for all fact-checking and historical research, as well as sound FX and archival selection

  • Edited official HBO marketing copy, designed marketing graphics, and produced premiere events

  • Composed and submitted all film festival and award applications, including the Peabody Awards, Emmy Awards, and Academy Awards

20th Century Fox

Literary Affairs Assistant

  • Assisted 20th Century Fox's in-house book scout Drew Reed (Gone Girl, The Devil Wears Prada) and his team

  • Read manuscripts and advised the team on potential adaptability

  • Compiled daily news briefing for Fox executives

  • Maintained the book and manuscript database

Sims4News

Creator

  • Created news website following The Sims video game franchise (website retired in 2017)

  • Hired five employees to assist in running the website

  • Cultivated a community of over 30,000 active followers

  • Garnered over 150,000 views on Youtube

  • Performed research to find current news items and trends

  • Wrote and published hundreds of news articles that garnered over 1,000,000 views

  • Sims4News articles have been referenced and sourced by numerous gaming websites, including: Wired, Kotaku, Toovia, IGN, Gamona, Gamebreaker and Game Informer

Jacobson Strategic Communications

Marketing and PR Intern

  • Compiled weekly national media scan focused on healthcare for large area hospital system

  • Crafted and presented major school district with rebranding guide

  • Represented NHL ice hockey team executive and coordinated meetings for professional leaders

  • Created weekly batches of tweets for major film producer

  • Received professional television interview and media interaction training

  • Organized travel guide and itinerary for prominent business leader

Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia

Marketing and Communications Intern

  • Assessed technological and financial limitations for the nonprofit and advised the board of directors on a course of action

  • Presented staff with concepts for a new website

  • Addressed issues with old website and worked to streamline user experience

  • Constructed and launched brand-new website for the Interfaith Center with hundreds of unique page

  • Trained all staff to use new system, which allowed the Interfaith Center to function independently for the first time

  • Maintained social media, crafted relevant posts and updates

Franklin & Marshall College Student Government

Director of Marketing for the Class of 2016

  • Created and maintained official website for the Class of 2016 designed to encourage transparency between students and the administration

  • Achieved a 250-person increase in student attendance for the annual Sophomore Major Declaration Dinner from the previous year

  • Designed posters and Facebook campaigns weekly to advertise for upcoming events

  • Organized a “town hall” event which, for the first time at F&M, allowed for dialogue between students and the administration

CeasefirePA

Intern

  • Maintained all social media, including Facebook, Twitter and official website

  • Wrote and published news articles and blog posts

  • Organized and updated donor information with NGP fundraising software and researched applicable grants

  • Communicated daily with Pennsylvania mayoral offices to coordinate programming and promote policy

  • Worked closely with Mayors Against Illegal Guns

  • Organized new office and created in-depth standard operating procedures guide for future interns

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

IT Assistant

  • Managed and responded to dozens of help desk tickets daily

  • Repaired computer and printer hardware and stocked printers and faxes daily

  • Aided workers with software and network issues daily

  • Installed new computer stations and/or dual monitors weekly

  • Created and led tech tutorials weekly

Education

Franklin & Marshall College

2012 - 2016

  • Graduated cum laude with a B.A. in English

  • Spanish, Business, Economics, New Media and Creative Writing coursework

  • Director of Marketing for the Class of 2016

  • Studied at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad

Awards

The Wattys - The World's Largest Online Writing Competition

Debut novel The Fell Society was a winner of The Wattys, the world’s largest online writing competition.

The Fell Society was selected from among 140,000 entries to win the 2016 Writer’s Debut Award. The annual competition is hosted by Wattpad, a global entertainment company for original stories with over 45 million active users.

F&M Juried Art Show

Film was selected by council of jurors from 125 works to be displayed on loop in the art    museum at Franklin & Marshall College for several weeks.

F&M Student Film Showcase

Film was selected by award-winning writer and director Josephine Decker to be screened at the Showcase from 200 works.

Whitesell Prize Competition

Essay was a finalist for the Franklin & Marshall College Whitesell​ Prize.