JRG Resume
Film and Media
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
University: UCSB
Major: Film and Media

JRG Resume

EXPERIENCE

Endemol Shine North America | North Hollywood, CA | Story AP
MAR 2019 – Present MasterChef (season 10), MasterChef Junior (season 8) – FOX Network

• Assist in crafting the story by creating string outs that identify story beats and arcs
• Assist multiple Story Producers and editors in locating reality footage, sounds-ups, and OTFs
• Participate in watch down sessions with story producer and assist with network notes
• Point person for all promo and super-tease pulls requested by the network


Endemol Shine North America | North Hollywood, CA | Associate Producer
JAN 2019 – MAR 2019 MasterChef Junior “Road to the Finale” (1-hour special) – FOX Network

• Brainstorm and pitch ideas for in-studio gags/stunts to feature Gordon Ramsay and semi-finalists
• Work closely with EP and Senior Producer in creating a new look and tone
• Build story strings and provide editorial with all media requests (footage, sound-ups, and OTFs)
• Assist EP with pre-production and work closely with semi-finalists on shoot days


Entertainment Studios| Culver City, CA | Producer
SEPT 2018 – JAN 2019 TV Syndication - Justice Central.TV

• Produce over 40 episodes for a slate of Emmy-nominated court shows
• Write and pitch small claims cases on a weekly basis and adhere to strict deadlines
• Work extensively with litigants and lead a team of APs and PAs to assist with production
• Conduct extensive research and provide legal documentation to support litigation


Endemol Shine North America | North Hollywood, CA | Story AP
FEB 2018 – AUG 2018 MasterChef (season 9), MasterChef Junior (season 7) – FOX Network

• Meticulously sort raw footage into multiple subcategories for editors and producers (2 episodes/week)
• Build entire episode acts with compelling beats for story producers under a tight deadline
• Work with editors in creating season teasers for network promos
• Assist editors and story team in addressing network notes under a tight deadline
Prometheus Entertainment | Hollywood, CA | Story AP AUG 2017 – FEB 2018 The Tesla Files (season 1), The Curse of Civil War Gold (season 1) – History Channel
• Collaborate with editors and producers to drive the narrative forward
• Synthesize complex episode acts into a coherent and logical sequence of events
• Perform detailed research to cite historical events and support the scientific theory for story packages
• Pull OTFs, reality footage, b-roll, and sound-ups requested by editors and producers


Bellum Entertainment | Burbank, CA | Associate Producer
OCT 2015 – JUL 2017 True Crime Documentary - Syndication

• Write story treatments, pitch episode ideas, and provide all archival material
• Submit Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to obtain copies of crime scene evidence throughout the U.S.
• Negotiate licensing agreements with multiple third-party vendors and hire small camera crews
• Manage expense reports, media releases, invoices, and submit final deliverables
Bellum Entertainment | Burbank, CA | Media Manager JUN 2015 – OCT 2015 True Crime Documentary - Syndication
• Introduce new systems for organizing footage on the company server
• Label daily interview footage on set and adhere to fast delivery of proxies to transcribers via Dropbox
• Coordinate shipment of media to post-production team in New Orleans

SKILLS

• Story Development
• AVID Story Strings
• Producing
• Media Management
• Media Sorting (AVID)
• Expense Management
• Archival Research
• Licensing/Clearance
• Frame. io
• FileMaker
• Adobe Photoshop (CC)
• Adobe Illustrator (CC)
• New Media
• Mac/PC
• Adobe Acrobat Reader
• Google Docs

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts: Film and Media Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara | JUNE 2011

Associates of Science: Film and TV Production
The Los Angeles Film School, Hollywood | DEC 2012

Transcribing, film, producer, freelance