Recent MBA Graduate
M.B.A. in Film Production, December 2016
John Paul the Great Catholic University, Escondido, CA
Relevant coursework: story & development, scheduling & budgeting, distribution & marketing, production & cinematography, pitching, script coverage, leadership, finance, strategy, and intellectual property law
B.A. in Liberal Arts, May 2015
St. John’s College, Annapolis, MD
All-required, interdisciplinary curriculum with a strong focus on discussion, reading, and analysis. Based on the great books of Western civilization. It includes four years of language, mathematics, and philosophy. Three years of laboratory science, and two years of music.
Half-Hour Comedy Writer
National Hispanic Media Coalition Writer’s Program, Burbank, CA, October 2016
Pitched, developed, and wrote original screenplay in a highly competitive television writers program. Mentored by former Vice-President of Story and Script Development at NBCUniversal. Assisted colleagues with their screenplay development in a collaborative writer’s room. Sponsored by ABC Television Group and NBCUniversal Comcast.
John Paul the Great Catholic University, Escondido, CA, October 2015-September 2016
Oversaw the 2016 JPCatholic Annual Film. Oversaw development, casting, production, and post-production. Assembled crew. Advised Director in creative choices when necessary. Scheduled and budgeted the production. Lead successful crowdfunding campaign via Kickstarter.
Director of the King William’s Players
Student Theater Department
St. John’s College, Annapolis, MD, August 2012-May 2015
Oversaw the St. John’s Theater Department. Facilitated the proposal and voting of shows each semester. Guided student directors in all of their choices, including the selection of cast and crew. Communicated between the administration and department heads when necessary, such as booking rehearsal space or building times.
Summer Production/ Administrative Intern
Annapolis Shakespeare Company, Annapolis, MD, May 2014-August 2014
Assisted in the stage and pre-production management of the company’s summer production. Served as assistant to the stage manager in an effort to ready the stage as well as the actors before show time. Served as assistant to the Director/Producer during rehearsals. Assisted and advised in financial and planning matters. Responsible for day-to-day administrative tasks.
Adobe Premiere Pro, Basecamp, Final Cut Pro, Harvest, Microsoft Office, videography, updating social media, information technology, In Design, maintaining a website, and Movie Magic Software, filing, and answering phones
film, business, entertainment, coverage, script, development, entry-level, production