Austin Jaffe - American University - BA, Film and Media arts with second major in Music
Film and Media Arts/Music
Location: Boston, MA, USA
School: American University
Major: Film and Media Arts/Music

Austin Jaffe - American University - BA, Film and Media arts with second major in Music

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American University - Washington D.C
BA, Film and Media arts with second major in Music   May 2019


Marketing Associate/Inventory Manager - Harbor Auto Sales Co. Lynn, MA. January 2012-Present
• Manage company Facebook page, increasing followers from 0 to 230
• Manage eBay sales by listing items, responding to customer offers, and replying to messages
• Assist customers in office and by phone, selling used auto parts and cars
• Produce company commercial and design in-store advertisements

Music Specialist – YMCA of the North Shore, Salem, MA. October 2019-Present
• Plan and implement curriculum and provide weekly lesson plan to Site Coordinator
• Maintain supportive and encouraging environment that meets all licensing requirements of the MA Department of Early Education and Care
• Maintain music studio facilities and equipment
• Ensure care, safety, and well-being of children in group by proper supervision

Piano Instructor – B&B Music Lessons, Washington, D.C March 2018-May 2019
Gaiser Institute Guitar Center, Kensington, Maryland January 2018-April 2018
• Taught private at-home and in-studio piano, voice, and ukulele lessons to students ages 5-35, 30-60 minutes weekly
• Managed lesson scheduling, submitted lesson reports, and conferred weekly with parents

Unit Head/Lead Counselor - Camp Rotary, Boxford, MA       June-August 2014-2018 
• Lead group of 45 campers ages 7-12, 9 college-aged counselors, and 5 Counselors-in-Training throughout 8 week-long sessions during the summer
• Sorted mail, took daily parent phone calls, managed all unit scheduling, and filed daily reports
• Conducted bi-weekly program staff evaluations, 2 mid-summer and end-of-summer cabin staff evaluations, weekly one on one cabin staff conferences, and 5 all-staff training sessions
• Managed the camp store, ordered restock items, supervised 6 store workers twice daily


• Microsoft Office Suite; Adobe Photoshop, Premier, and Illustrator; Pro Tools, PowerLink
• Leadership, Communication, Event Planning, Adaptability, Creativity


Senior Recital – 65 Attendees; Wrote original compositions and arrangements for solo piano, trio, and septet. Directed 6 2-hour septet rehearsals and 20 1-hour trio rehearsals; Designed promotional material and printed programs May 3rd, 2019

Woodpusher – Senior Web Series Assignment- Directed a crew of 4 and cast of 4, wrote complete 30-page script, edited footage, pitched original treatment to a class of 25, auditioned local actors, managed scheduling, booked locations, rented equipment, sent out call sheets, composed original score, directed additional music; runtime-22:00 March-May 2019

Radio Host – WONC, Naperville, IL; WAMU, Washington, D.C. August 2015-May 2017
• Managed/filed playlists, posted to Social Media, and took audience calls (over 200 hours total)

Communications, Music, Film