Shows:
- The Craftsmen Collective, Santa Cruz, CA, May/June 2018, "Landscape and Ocean Based Photography," Solo Show
- The Parish Publick House, Santa Cruz, CA, January/February 2019, "Water Based Photography," Solo Show
Featured Photos Published In:
Santa Cruz Waves Magazine
Surfer Magazine Online
Forbes.com


Profile: 
9+ years of professional experience 
Adept at studying and understanding brands from both a marketing and business perspective, resulting in the ability to work with little need for direct management. Career experience in entertainment production and photography go hand in hand with social media knowledge. Artistic and creative visionary that possesses critical time management and communication skills.

Experience:

 Marketing/Account Manager, Santa Cruz Waves; Santa Cruz, CA – 2016–Present  
- Manage all social media accounts (500K+ followers): Website, Instagram and Facebook 
- Increased number of followers by 30% every year on all platforms
- Design online ads for clients to publish on Facebook and Instagram to boost branding 
- Ensure clients magazine ads are catered for their business through active communication with Art Director every issue
- Interview all future interns and create 6 month learning experience 
- Invoice over 100 clients monthly

Staff Writer/Photographer/Videographer, Santa Cruz Waves; Santa Cruz, CA – 2017–Present
- Photographer and Writer for magazine - Create Best of the Web, Even Listings, and Word on the Street every issue
- Photograph Events - Upload galleries online and share across social media platforms 
- Generate videos for businesses from shooting to editing for Facebook and Instagram
- Restructured and revamped management of staff photographers to be more efficient 
- Come up with new unique story ideas monthly to bring to Editor 

Operations Associate, Project YX; Bonny Doon, CA – 2019 –Present
- Freelance studio photographer 
- Create consistent images to provide the most personalized online shopping experience for clients
- Work with team to establish productive techniques for shoots 

Studio Production Team, KSL Broadcasting Group, Salt Lake City, UT – 2014–2015
- Run studio cameras, equipment, teleprompter for KSL News, Shows and Studio productions 
- Take direction from directors and producers to obtain best results 
- Make sound editorial decisions and react aggressively to breaking news with or without management present
- Assist in live remote productions and electronic field production/editing, non-linear AVID editing

Social Media Manager, University of Utah Health Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT – 2013–2015
- Started with brand new account, built from 0 followers to 300 organically in first 3 months 
- Present weekly reports tracking social media footprint and exposure 
- Research potential podcast topics that would interest and engage listeners

Production Assistant, Saint Cloud, Salt Lake City, UT – 2015
- Assistant coordination; time management and operations
- Assistant to directors, assistant directors, and production managers
- Team member on high budget commercial production work for OtterBox, Mountain West Healthcare

Production Intern, Shed Media, Los Angeles, CA – 2013
- Digesting raw footage, screen materials, and editing video project 
- Drafting, scripting and pithing new show ideas
- Interviewing potential cast members 

Education University of Utah; Salt Lake City, UT  – Bachelor of Science in Journalism & New Media
- Dean’s List Women’s Soccer Team
- Pac-12 All-Academic Team

Skills:
 Highly fluent in Adobe Suite, Final Cut Pro, MAC OS X and Microsoft Office Suite. 
Proficient with DSLR camera operations, Google Analytics, Wordpress and Studio Lighting.


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