EDUCATION: Currently enrolled at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale Illinois leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree in Cinema/Photography. I anticipate graduation in the spring of 2012.
2005/2009 South Suburban College, South Holland IL. Associates of Science degree in Multimedia communications
2001/2005 Thornton Fractional South High School, Lansing IL. Diploma
Currently work at SPC TV Carbondale IL. Equipment manager and producer, these positions are student position that involved direct group and individual participation and Maintaining a strict schedule While writing and producing student productions.
Currently working for Saluki Sports Production in Carbondale, IL as a Production Volunteer. My daily Activities are to fill in whenever needed as a camera man, replay, or run Tri Caster.
May 2011- September 2011
Southern Illinois Miners
Production Intern- My daily duties where to update baseball stats, shoot and edit in-game promotional trailers, and run camera or direct baseball games.
Spring 2010 to January 2011:
Walt Disney Corporation Orlando, FL. I started as a Student intern in Winter/Spring 2010. After completing initial training I worked in direct marketing at Hollywood Studios complex. After completing my internship I stayed on part time with Hollywood studios and continue to work as my schedule allows during College breaks.
Spring Semester 2009
South Suburban College- Communications Student worker in South Holland, IL. I was in charge of logging footage, Archiving footage, transcribing interviews on a daily basis. I would occasionally fill in as director or teleprompter operator for the daily-aired news show.
Lynwood Bowling Center, Lynwood IL.. Worked as a Counter person, janitor and general go-to person part time as able.
AWARDS, COMMUNITY and INTERESTS
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America.
Through my journey the ranks of the Boy Scouts of America I was involved in numerous community projects highlighted by my Eagle Scout project whereby I created a children?s playground at the Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Lansing IL. This project required me to plan, organize, fundraise and eventually build children?s play area adjacent to the Our Saviors Lutheran Church.
While living in the South Chicago area I have been involved in Special Olympics, Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Our Saviors Lutheran Church...
Wrestling, Watching Professional sports, Film Production, Script Writing, Computers, Multi-media
Proficient in Word, Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premier, Avid, Final Cut, and Soundtrack pro.
I will be available to star June 30th, 2012
Director of Video Productions
Southern Illinois Miners
Director of Video Services
Saluki Sports Production
Director of SPC-TV