Kristi Salazar

Freelance Videographer & Advertising Videographer

Location:northern, New Mexico, United States
2 Skills
Kristi L. Salazar
1107 5th Street
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 927-2847

• Excellent Organizational Skills
• Quick learner and easy going
• Strong Written/Oral Communication Skills
• Great with customers
• Familiar with Microsoft Office
• Familiar with Visio Software
• Familiar with Final Cut Pro Software

New Mexico Highlands University – Las Vegas, NM - Summer 2011- Present
MBA in International Business
New Mexico State University – Las Cruces, NM – Fall 2007 to May 2011
Bachelor of Creative Media in Digital Film Making received May 2011
Cumulative GPA 3.18
Espanola Valley High School – Espanola, NM – August 2003 to May 2007
High School Diploma received May 2007. Cumulative GPA 4.27

Professional Experience
Receptionist / Design Engineer Assistant – Computer Assets Inc., Espanola, NM 2005 to present seasonal worker
• Assist customers
• Create blueprints for future sites through Visio Software
• Answer phones, create company wide and personal emails
• Sort and distribute mail, order supplies, copy, fax and scan
• Schedule and coordinate company trips for coworkers
• Construct bids for upcoming sites.
I began working for Computer Assets my sophomore year of high school as a part time employee, starting at the receptionist position. I have been working as a seasonal worker, creating bids for new projects, the past 2 years.
Sales Associate - Las Cosas Kitchen Shoppe, Mesilla, NM
May 2010 to August 2011
• Assist Customers
• Answer phones
• Organize & clean Store
• Assist with cooking classes
• Handle register
I worked at Las Cosas since mid May of 2010. I was on the floor as a sales associate and cashier. I also assisted the chef in cooking classes. My duties were preparing the ingredients and cleaning up. I transferred to the Santa Fe store location after graduating from NMSU.

Film Experience
Video Editor – NMSU Astronomy Department, Las Cruces, NM
September 2009 to November 2009
• Organize footage
• Edit astronomy labs
• Assist in filming
I assisted in filming and creating videos that allow the students to take home their astronomy labs. I organized the footage and edited clips. This was a temporary position for one semester. I worked 30-40 hours a week.
Video Editor - NMSU, CMI Department, Las Cruces, NM
I have edited five 15min short films using final cut pro, in the course of my degree at NMSU. Each film consisted of working with the directors for two weeks on each film with an estimated 45 hrs a week. Primary duties were to edit the video in sequence, color correct and input minimal sound.
Producer – NMSU CMI Department, Las Cruces, NM
Produced two 10min short films in the course of my degree at NMSU. In pre-production worked with directors, writers, and production crew. Headed the location scouting, casting, costume designing, prop master, and finishing all the paperwork. On set I made sure the shoot ran smoothly. In post-production I oversaw that the film was completed on time and ready for viewing.

Yolanda Serna, Contract Manager, Computer Assets,
(505) 747-1172,

Amy Lanasa, CMI Professor, NMSU CMI Department,
(575) 680-6108,

Sarah Hagelin, English Professor, NMSU,

Ellen Kaiper, TV Production Teacher, EVHS, (505) 753-7357

Bob Weaver, Las Cosas Manager, Mesilla, (575) 541-9735
Mike Walker, Las Cosas Manager, Santa Fe (505) 989-1480

Amy Muise, NMSU Astronomy Dept. Media Coordinator,
(432) 207-0756,