ExperiENCE


VIDEO

    PREDITOR (PRODUCER/EDITOR) & MULTIMEDIA CONSULTANT, RESTORATION PRAISE CENTER; 2013 - 2016

    • Produce and edit video projects such as a web series entitled Restoration Stories
    • Publish videos to YouTube and other social media platforms
    • Consult on multimedia equipment purchases
    • Train volunteers on non-linear editing and presentational software such as Final Cut Pro, ProPresenter and Keynote 

    PREDITOR (PRODUCER/EDITOR), LIVING FOR HIM MINISTRIES; 2011 - PRESENT

    • Produce and edit video podcasts, sermons and devotionals for multiple streaming options.
    • Produce and edit a documentary about the New England Adventist Heritage Tour held in August 2011

    CAMERA OPERATOR, NEW PERCEPTIONS/PIONEER MEMORIAL CHURCH; 2011

    • Operate floor cameras for weekly live services and special events such as graduations

    PRODUCTION INTERN, UP TV; 2010

    • Prepare craft services for studio shoots
    • Monitor scripts and mark changes during production of original series
    • Research artists and videos for original programming
    • Produce and edit artist interviews for Facebook page

    AUDIO

    AUDIO ENGINEER (CONTRACT), GENERAL CONFERENCE OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISTS; 2013 - 2014

    • Audio engineer for Hope Channel on shows such as Let’s Pray, Cross Connection, Hope Sabbath School, Go Health For Good, Real Family Talk and Ministry in Motion

    AUDIO EDITOROLD RUGGED CROSS, ANDREWS UNIVERSITY; 2010

    • Post audio editor on a documentary entitled Old Rugged Cross for Andrews University’s International Learning Systems (ILS) Digital Video Productions

    STUDENT ASSISTANT RECORDING ENGINEER, GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY; 2008 – 2010 

    • Responsible for recording live concerts and recitals held in the Kopleff Recital Hall of the Georgia State School of Music. 
    • Responsible for stage set-up i.e. mic placements, public address system if needed and provide the artist(s) or coordinator(s) with a CD of the performance

    PREDITOR (PRODUCER/EDITOR), LIVING FOR HIM MINISTRIES; 2007 - PRESENT

    • Produce and edit audio podcasts, sermons and devotionals for multiple audio streaming options

    PHOTO

    FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER, MICHIGAN and MARYLAND; 2011- 2016

    • Official photographer for Women’s Clergy Conference 2012
    • Photographs have been published in Adventist World, NAD Ministerial and adventist.org

    PHOTOGRAPHER, HODGINS PHOTOGRAPHY; 2012 - 2013

    • Serve as 2nd wedding photographer and editor

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    COMMUNICATIONS SECRETARY/CONSULTANT,  VIENNA SDA CHURCH; July 2017 - present

    • Assist in the rebranding of the church
    • Assist in the building of a team of creatives and media specialists to maintain the media platforms of the church
    • Maintain web and social media presence
    • Design sermon slides and Grow Group catalogs

    BLOGGER, JAMDUNG EATS; 2014

    • Create branding and content for a blog featuring Jamaican cuisine and culture
    • Create social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Blogger, YouTube, about.me

    COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR, ONE PLACE; 2011- 2012

    • Use social media to advertise a new church on the campus of Andrews University
    • Supervise content distribution via Facebook and Twitter for each worship service
    • Commission logo/branding design through poll results from Facebook group page

    EDUCATION

    • ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY; San Francisco, CA – Master of Arts in Multimedia Communications, 2014 (Graduated Magna Cum Laude)
    • GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY; Atlanta, GA – Bachelor of Music in Music Technology, 2010 (Graduated Cum Laude with a distinction in major)
    • BROWARD COLLEGE; Davie, FL – Associate of Arts in Music, 2005 (Graduated with high honors)

    skills

    software

    • Photoshop
    • Lightroom
    • Illustrator
    • Edge Animate
    • Dreamweaver
    • Audition
    • ProPresenter
    • Final Cut Pro X
    • Compressor
    • Motion
    • Logic Pro 8, 9, X
    • Aperture
    • CeltX

    hardware

    • Presonus/M-Audio/Avid audio interfaces
    • Condenser, dynamic and shotgun microphones
    • Guerrilla, 3-point and natural lighting techniques
    • M-Audio MIDI controllers
    • Canon DSLR and Mirrorless cameras w/ Magic Lantern
    • Chroma Keying/Green Screen
    • Zoom H1, H4n and H6 portable field recorders

    production

    • Write to video
    • Write for the ear
    • AV script writing
    • Enterprise journalism
    • Investigative journalism
    • Human interest/profile storytelling
    • Talent coaching