Summary

College junior pursuing a degree in Digital Media Production. Working toward the goal of using my creativity and empathetic nature to provide a voice for clients, businesses and non-profits using the mediums of the digital world we encounter today.

Employment

Live Stream Coordinator | Drake Broadcasting System
August 2019 – Present | Des Moines, Iowa
– Assists with data entry and design work in WordPress
– Works with Adobe Creative Cloud and Google Suite
– Generates ideas and sketches for logo designs

Video Producer | Drake Broadcasting System
May 2020 – Present | Des Moines, Iowa
– Previous – Live Stream Coordinator | May 2019 – May 2020
– Conceptualizes and executes video content for online and broadcasting
– Organizes shooting schedules / procedures for productions

Production Intern | Iowa Public Television
August 2019 – December 2019 | Johnston, Iowa
– Operated camera and teleprompter for Iowa Press and Market to Market
– Assisted production team on field shoots – Conversations w/ Candidates, World Food Prize, and Iowa Ingredients

Other Experience

Disc Jockey | The Dog at Drake University Radio Station
February 2020 – Present | Des Moines, Iowa 
– Hosts weekly live radio show called “Indie City”

Production Assistant / Camera Operator | Chicago Bears / Pro Football Weekly
Bourbonnais, Illinois
– Set up and shot  Chicago Bears Training Camp press conference and stand ups with Hub Arkuh and Arthur Arkush

Camera Operator | USA Track and Field
Des Moines, Iowa
– Live Streamed 12.5 hours of footage for USATF.TV and Drake Stadium Jumbotron

Education

Drake University | Class of ’22 | B.A.J.M.C. Digital Media Production
Minoring in Advertising and Graphic Design | 3.62 GPA

Honors

Jim Duncan Memorial Award Recipient | Drake University School of Journalism and Mass Communications
April, 2020 | Des Moines, Iowa
Recognizes electronic media students for outstanding promise in production and performance

President’s List | Drake University
Spring 2020 | Des Moines, Iowa
Earned a 4.0 GPA for the Spring 2020 semester

Dean’s List | Drake University
Fall 2018 & 2019 | Des Moines, Iowa
Earned a 3.5 GPA or higher for the Fall 2018 & 2019 semester

President Scholarship | Drake University
August 2018 | Des Moines, Iowa

Key Strengths

– Team Leadership
– AP Style News Writing
– Video Production
– Communication
– Adobe Creative Cloud (Ai, Au, Id, Pr, Ps)
– Web Design (Basic HTML/CSS, WordPress)
– Graphic Design
– Web Design (Basic HTML/CSS, WordPress)
– Organization