WORK EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Specialist, Creative Services
Marketing & Communications, Ball State University
August 2019 – Current
• Convey the Ball State brand through visual storytelling using an array of photography, video, audio and editing techniques
• Capture events and portraits for university marketing materials including magazines, books and web publishing
• Adapt and meet creative standards for best photo and video imagery
• Capture culture and celebration of Ball State for advertising purposes

Multimedia Producer, Office of Public Affairs
Fort Knox United States Army Post, Fort Knox, Kentucky
May 2019 – August 2019
• Set, prepare and control multi-camera interviews in the field
• Document and design b-roll for daily videos
• Work with a team around the clock to develop and implement new story ideas and concepts, both long and short form

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Director of Photography, Muncie: Why It Matters
Ball State University
August 2018 – May 2019
• Set, prepared and controlled multi-camera and light interviews
• Documented and designed b-roll
• Organized a team of videographers to further conduct video and photo while organizing and time stamping footage

Multimedia Producer,
College of Communications, Information & Media
Ball State University
October 2017 – Current
• Conducted photo and video for various events and platforms
• Covered events digitally while writing recaps
• Content manager for Instagram and Facebook

Marketing Intern, Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
Portage, Alaska
May – August 2017
• Ran Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and TripAdvisor
• Edited website and blogs, photographed and recorded animals, keepers and property
• Planned and managed tour groups and filming crews

Lead Social Media Coordinator, Turner Classic Movies’ Let’s Movie Design Studio
Turner Classic Movies, Atlanta, Georgia
June – October 2016
• Created one of the most successful social media campaigns in TCM history for the Ouch! A Salute to Slapstick programming event
- Facebook: 156K likes, 13K+ comments, 29K shares, total reach of 7M+
- Twitter: #SlapstickFall garnered more than 52.5M impressions

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VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE


Photographer, East Central Indiana Therapeutic Riding, Inc.
Burton Farms
September 2016 - Current

Treasurer, Photographer & Content Manager, Shoot for Good
National Professional Photographers Association (NPPA), Ball State Student Chapter
January 2018 - Current

Program Coordinator & Public Relations Director, Student Voluntary Services (SVS)
Ball State University
August 2017 – May 2018

Humanitarian Relief Volunteer, Kizuna Foundation: 2011 Triple Disaster
Tohoku Prefecture, Japan
June 2012

EXTENDED LEARNING


Skills:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Content Management (Hootsuite, Parsle.y)

  • Analytics Training (Google Analytics)

Workshops:

  • 2019 NPPA Multi-Media Immersion Workshop

  • 2019 Notre Dame Peace Conference

  • 2019 Roberts Camera Education Workshop

  • 2018 Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar

  • 2018 Flint Photojournalism Workshop

  • 2018 The Image, Deconstructed

  • 2017 & 2018 Beneficence Leadership Conference

  • 2017 & 2018 Indiana Campus Compact Summit

AWARDS

  • 2019 January Photographer of the Month

  • 2018 ATLPJ Seminar Volunteer

  • 2017 NPPA Chapter of the Year

  • 2017 SVS Volunteer of the Year

  • 2016 John Dewey Community Stewardship Scholar