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Experience

 

 

Feb 2016 - Current      

Observatory (formerly CAA Marketing)

Creative Director

Feb 2014 - Feb 2016

72andSunny                                                                      

Writer - Starbucks, Truth, CKE, Dream Foundation.

            

72U                                                                                   

Creative residency at 72andSunny.

 

2013                                

D-TEC - Samsung                       

Writer, producer, showrunner of this sci-fi noir series for Samsung Electronics. 

 

2012                              

Vh1 Creative Lab                                                                                 

Writer / producer at Vh1's internal TV show think tank.

 

DOG YEARS                                             

Producer of this feature film that won the audience choice award at Rhode Island Int. Film Fest.

                                   

PLIMPTON! STARRING GEORGE PLIMPTON AS HIMSELF                                                   

Associate Producer of this feature documentary. Winner, Best Documentary at NVFF and SilverDocs.                                    

 

Slaqr                                                                                                    

Wrote promos for this company.

                                   

Treat.TV

Commercial, music video and feature treatment writer. 

 

2011                           

OB/GY ANNE                                                        

Writer and director of this sitcom pilot. Winner, Best Writing at NYTVF.

 

Pre 2011                         

GROUNDED                         

OUTCLASSED              

Was commissioned to write these independent feature films. 

 

Cartoon Network Movies                                                                       

Read scripts and wrote coverage for potential feature development projects.

                                   

BIG STAN

THE LAST WORD

GARFIELD’S FUN FEST                  

Field Producer, behind the scenes featurettes.

                                   

OCEANS 13

LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA                                           

BEWITCHED

THE GOOD GERMAN                                                  

CARNIVÀLE

THE CLOSER

BIG LOVE

SLEEPOVER                                         

Production Assistant

                                   

Scout Productions                               

Development intern and assistant to producers David Collins and Michael Williams.    

 

Education

 

                              UCB Sketch Comedy Writng – ‘12

                              UCLA Professional Program in Screenwriting (Advanced) – ‘07   

                              UCLA Professional Program in Screenwriting – ‘06

                              Boston University – Bachelor’s Degree in Film and Television – ‘04