Creative Content Writer/Producer
Results-focused creative professional with expertise in storytelling, developing content, scriptwriting and supervising all elements of producing short and long-format. Proficient in following projects through from concept to final release. Proven leader with ability to oversee a team and distribute assignments to meet strict deadlines. Thrives independently and collaboratively. Possess critical decision-making strengths with dexterity in interviewing/directing on set and in the field as well as supervising post-production.
Key Skills & Competencies
Areas of Expertise Includes:
Concept Creation - Project Leadership from Pitch to Post - Writing Short Copy / Long Format Scripts - Creative Direction - Graphic Design - Music Selects - Talent Casting - Voice Over Directing - Supervising Sound Design and Audio Mix Sessions - Location Scouting.
JOLEE TV: NYC/CT, 10 Years
WRITER / PRODUCER / CO-OWNER EMMY NOMINATED PRODUCTION COMPANY, Advanced final outcomes of projects by consulting with clients to identify their requirements, implementing timelines, putting together production teams, streamlining operations, and coordinating key logistics. Exemplified expertise across multiple types of productions including documentaries, children/family home entertainment, educational outreach programs, commercials, PSAs, on-air promos, sizzle reels, upfronts, among others. Produced Behind the Scenes segments for original network movies - directed crew and cast interviews, researched / formulated questions, bts crew hire. Clients included USA Network, History Channel, Syfy, Sesame Workshop, HIT TV, Wine TV, Kenner Toys, among many.
Additional Key Contributions:
Contributed to the company’s Emmy nomination, outpaced expectations to maintain high levels of business retention.
Enhanced production quality and employee satisfaction by booking travel, ensuring high-quality craft services, and maintaining pristine organization; facilitated open communication with production teams to improve consistency.
FREELANCE: NYC, 7 Years
WRITER / PRODUCER ON-AIR PROMOTIONS/MARKETING, Maximized brand exposure by conceptualizing, developing, and introducing cutting-edge marketing campaigns that incorporated on air promos and key brand messaging. Contributed to the lucrative launch of History and SyFy channels and delivered hard-hitting promotions to gain awareness. Promoted all shows for client list with creativity and leadership to ensure top performances. Consistently strived to enhance results by innovative improvements.Clients: USA Network, Syfy Channel, History Channel, A&E.
Additional Production Experience:
Assistant to the Executive Producer, USA Network Sports, 1 Year
Assistant to the Executive Producer, The Equalizer, Original TV Series, Season 4
Writer / Educator Experience:
GREENWICH PUBLIC SCHOOLS: Greenwich CT 6 Years
VIDEO CONTENT CREATOR / CURRICULUM DEVELOPER / ASSISTANT TEACHER -
Wrote, produced, edited, hosted, engaging instructional videos for virtual preK learning applications. Developed and implemented Art in the PreK Classroom - a curriculum designed for preK students of all abilities for in person and remote instruction. Assisted teaching team and supported students in culturally diverse and skill blended classrooms of typical, special needs, advanced and ESL learners. Prepared lesson plans, managed classrooms, facilitated learning, recorded data, communicated and interacted with families.
YOURAFTERSCHOOL.COM: CT / NY, 3 years
CURRICULUM DEVELOPER / INSTRUCTOR - Amazing Artists, K-5 enrichment program reaching across six communities in two states, in person and by virtual application.
GREENWICH BOTANICAL CENTER: Greenwich CT - Summer Season
WRITER/PRODUCER - Social Media Promo - Summer Programs
PROGRAM DEVELOPER / INSTRUCTOR - Facilitated programs to provide unique multigenerational opportunities for children, parents, grandparents and caregivers.
Greenwich Youth Film Festival - Judge, Greenwich International Film Festival - Event Volunteer, Co-chair, Coordinator, Instructor, Museum / Field Guide, Meals Volunteer for multiple programs including; Junior Achievement, Art in the Classroom, Connecticut Audubon Nature Explorers, Operation Hope.
State University of New York Albany, Bachelor of Arts, Art History - Minor English/Film
New York University, Post Graduate - Intensive Filmmaking Studies