RESUME

RESUME

EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                                                  

 The University of Texas at Austin

           Bachelor of Science: Radio, Television and Film, Major

           Bachelor of Arts: History (Frank Denius Normandy Scholar)

           Bridging Disciplines Certificate: Digital Arts and Media

           Dean’s List- All Semesters

McCombs School of Business

           Business Minor: Summer Institute for Business Foundations

EXPERIENCE                                               

Lobel Arts Intern and Red House Studio- Video Production and Studio Intern                                                

  • Directed a live action/animated music video for Graham Reynold’s vinyl release of his album The Difference Engine

  • Created promotional videos for touring bands including Red Baraat and Orquesta Akoka

  • Assisted with audio engineering at Graham Reynolds’ studio

Lionsgate Entertainment Corporation – Sales and Marketing Intern; Cannes Film Festival 

* Delivered sensitive documents to the Carlton Hotel in Cannes

* Represented Lionsgate at Red Carpet Screenings and documented distributor reactions to new releases

Intellectual Entrepreneurship Internship- Research Intern; Moody College of Communication              

* Researched early Texas Film History, especially the Star Film Ranch in San Antonio

* Conducted original research on gender roles in post-feminist cinema

Austin Film Festival and South by Southwest Film Festival                                                                                

* Managed crowds for headliners including the Game of Thrones Showrunners, Buzz Aldrin and Gareth Edwards

Napa Valley Film Festival

* Sang ahead of Wynonna Judd at screening of The Hornet’s Nest, a 2014 documentary  

The Hornet’s Nest

* Performed and cowrote The Last One Home with Michael Trella for the motion picture soundtrack  

FILMMAKING AND SCORING                                                                                                                                                 

Mazeppa! Official Selection of the Dallas Sight of Sound International Film Festival        

· Directed tribute to Adah Isaacs Menken’s performance of Byron’s epic poem, using shadow puppetry

The Twin’s Double (Production)

· Obtained 1.5K of private funding for a short film adapting a 1912 silent serial film with stop motion

The Freezer of Eden

· 2-dimensional animation depicts the trials of a snowman condemned to immortality in a freezer

LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE AND ACTIVITIES                                                       

Nimble Screenwriting Competition- Founder                                                                                                  

· Orchestrated a faculty judged screenwriting competition as a freshman

KVRX Student DJ

· Created and Hosted a Weekly Show, broadcast to the Austin Metro Area on fm radio 

ACADEMIC HONORS                                                                                                                 

John E. Mankin, Sr. Texas Cable Association Endowed Scholarship                                                                  

George Clark MCorp Scholarship                                                                                                                                         

AnChi and Matt Laster Scholarship 

 

PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

Young Artist Award: Hollywood Foreign Press Association

· Awarded for excellence in acting for a guest starring role on the ABC/ Lifetime Series Armywives    

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION                                                                                                                                                

Computer Skills: Ableton Live 9, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Animate, Audacity, Microsoft Office

Languages: Advanced French, Basic Spanish

Skills: Classical, Jazz  and Pop voice, Music Composition, Classical and Jazz Piano, Acting (Theater and Camera)

Work Eligibility: Eligible to work in the U.S. with no restrictions