Resume

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Experience

Web Programmer/ IT Systems Analyst – Triton College – River Grove, IL (Present)

  • Manage & produce content for website, online marketing, social media, blogs, student portal, admissions website & other electronic media using appropriate software tools.
  • System administrator for student and employee portal (Sharepoint) and recruiter (Dynamics CRM)
  • Coordinate with marketing department on tracking analytics & effectiveness of campaigns, including email, social media, and other digital marketing.
  • Identify, evaluate, and recommend emerging digital media technologies and methodologies to support the college’s objectives of increasing enrollment and student retention.

Media Specialist – Waldorf College – Forest City, IA (2010-2011)

  • Coordinate and direct event video, streaming, broadcasting, and podcasting
  • Manage podcasting content and iTunes University directory
  • Update and maintain Waldorf College media website (stream.waldorf.edu)
  • Research and implement new technology to simplify stream experience

Managing Director – FCTV, Forest City Community Schools – Forest City, IA (2010-Present)

  • Develop, organize, and oversee promotions for upcoming Forest City school events
  • Organize and manage content for FCTV (local cable access channel)
  • Shoot & Produce event video for FCTV sports games, fine arts performances, and events

Sales Representative – Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer – Forest City, IA (2010)

  • Work with customers to assure satisfaction and understanding of mobile devices
  • Provide quality customer service related to cellular service, billing, and support
  • Keep up-to-date with current trends, releases, and promotions for Verizon Wireless

Production Assistant – KAAL-TV (ABC 6) – Austin, MN (2009-2010)

  • Manage audio for 5pm, 6pm, and 10pm broadcasts
  • Design on-air graphics for use during broadcast
  • Update stock & grain reports for KAALTV.com

Intern/Assistant – 3-Eagles Radio in Mason City, IA (2008-2009)

  • Produce commercials and promotions for local businesses for five 3-Eagles stations
  • Host Sunday morning report as on-air talent

Communications Department student work – Waldorf College – Forest City, IA (2006-2009)

  • Manage WalTV (local TV statioin), overseeing 6 directors and 20+ students
  • KZOW Programming director, scheduling, licensing and hardware maintenance
  • KZOW Production director, create promotions, commercials, liners, bumpers, etc.

Education

Waldorf College Alumni, Bachelor of the Arts Degree in Communications

  • Emphasis in Electronic Media & Public Relations (2009)

Charles City High School Graduate (2006)

Equipment & Skills

Video Production

  • Final Cut Pro (6, 7, X)
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Adobe After Effects (CS4)
  • Live video switching (Echolab, Globecaster)
  • Steadicam Operation

Audio Production/Radio

  • ProTools 9 & Digi002
  • Adobe Audition

Photography, Graphic, & Web Design

  • Adobe Photoshop (CS3, 4, 5)
  • Adobe Illustrator (CS3, 4, 5)
  • Adobe InDesign (CS3, 4, 5)
  • Adobe Dreamweaver (CS3, 4, 5)
  • HTML/CSS/PHP/Javascript
  • WordPress/Joomla/Ektron (CMS)
Microsoft Office

  • Word
  • Excel
  • Powerpoint
  • Sharepoint
  • Dynamics CRM
  • Access

Streaming

  • System Engineering
  • Wirecast & Quicktime Streaing Server
  • Nicecast/Shoutcast

Equipment

  • Steadicam stabalizer system
  • Sony XDCam
  • JVC HM750u
  • Nikon D800, Canon D3