Experience

October 2013 to March 2014

Office Production Assistant -- Nathan for You (Comedy Central); Abso Lutely Productions, Los Angeles

Contacted, auditioned, and booked talent in LA and abroad

Scouted and locked key shooting locations around Southern California

Secured base camps for the crew and talent to rest, park, and eat lunch 

September to October 2013

Associate Producer -- Story Pig (MTV Other); Abso Lutely Productions, Los Angeles

Sourced talent from various casting sites and organized auditions 

Hired and scheduled talent, per Doug Lussenhop and Duncan Trussell's requests

Compiled and organized all pertinent AFTRA paperwork on set and in post 

August to September 2013

Producer -- Aziz Ansari's "Buried Alive" promo (Netflix); Abso Lutely Productions, Los Angeles

Scouted locations, hired crew, and conferred with director Eric Wareheim to achieve his

creative vision

Created a pleasant on-set experience for Aziz Ansari, Seth Rogen, and Netflix executives

Regularly communicated with Netflix creatives to incorporate their feedback into the edits

April 2013 to May 2013

Producer -- YouTube Comedy Week Segments for Derrick Beckles; JASH Network, Los Angeles

Acted as liaison between Derrick Beckles and JASH for specifications and delivery of videos

Developed video concepts with Beckles and gathered production resources

Hired crew and talent, prepared for shoot, and delivered videos in time for the first annual

YouTube Comedy Week live event

March 2013

Producer -- "Pound House" web series; BUH Network, Los Angeles

Maintainted and oversaw the budget

Scouted for key locations in Los Angeles

Auditioned and hired featured and background talent

Sourced and organized end-of-season deliverables to the network 

December 2012 to October 2013

Writer's Production Assistant, Post Coordinator -- Hot Package (Adult Swim); Abso Lutely Productions, Los Angeles

• Aided in punching up scripts, writing new material, and editing material out 

• Organized and edited scripts for technical efficiency; managed the latest revisions and distributed scripts to the crew

• Helped direct dialogue and action and ensured coverage on set during shoots

• Wrote material on the spot for Derrick Beckles to deliver in interviews

• Assisted with office tasks such as seeking out contact information for licensing, indexing videos, and making runs

June 2011 to December 2012

Assistant Copy Editor – LivingSocial, San Francisco/Los Angeles

• Edited and wrote copy for deals in LA and surrounding markets that reached millions of subscribers each week via web, email, and mobile platforms

• Sourced, managed, and trained a team of freelance copywriters

• Worked with production team to ensure end-to-end delivery of deal copy for major merchants such as Johnny Rockets, Syd Field, and Fat Burger

April 2011 to December 2012

Freelance Writer and Producer – CBS Interactive, San Francisco/Los Angeles

• Created, wrote, produced, and acted in “Fansong,” an original web series for TV.com, which won a Silver W³ Award from The International Academy of Visual Arts and appeared on prime-time national TV

• Wrote, produced, developed, and acted in web videos ("Musical Video Recipes" and "Jingles") for CHOW.com, which have been among the highest viewed and most successful in the company’s history. Series have also been awarded two Tellys and an honorary Webby

• Coordinated pre-production and production of video series, including communicating with and directing the music producer, gathering props, assembling wardrobe, and maintaining the budget

September 2007 to August 2009

Writer and Producer – Space Race Films, Los Angeles

• Wrote the Grand Prize-winning short film for AMC’s “Greatest Fear” contest

• Wrote and produced The Great Marcusio, a short film that was screened at NewFilmmakers Los Angeles; on-set duties included production coordination and script supervision to ensure script continuity

• Help produce and coordinate various web videos for Space Race Media’s YouTube channel

Related Experience

Maintain Twitter page for @RealHotPackage (2013 to present)

Contributing Writer, BrokeAssStuart.com (2011)

Studied film production at CCSF (2011)

Editor and Writer, Maya Literary Magazine (2008-2009)

Proficient in Microsoft Office, Ops Central, SWISS, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Final Draft, Garage Band, Final Cut Pro, and iMovie

Languages spoken: English and Spanish

Education

Drexel University -- B.A. English Literature, Minor in Screenwriting, June 2009

Graduated Magna Cum Laude