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Currently on assignment for NBC News Partnerships.
From 2015-2017, I was the post-production coordinator for Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee on Sony’s OTT platform, Crackle.
I was responsible for the delivery of daily broll, SOTs, and day of air news video for live segments in the first two hours of the show. I would also compile daily packages of tease material for NBC’s nationwide group of affiliate stations to promote upcoming TODAY show stories.
Spent six weeks in Sochi, Russia where I was hired as a runner for the Today Show’s Winter Olympic coverage. Check out my blog for photos and updates from my time abroad.
I spent the summer of 2013 inside 30 Rockefeller Center as a general production intern for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
I spent the spring semester of my junior year splitting my time as an intern at CBS’s 60 Minutes and it’s sister show 60 Minutes Sports on Showtime.
My first internship in New York City, beginning in January 2013, was with the team at Animal Planet. It was my first introduction to national programming and analyzing Nielsen ratings.
During the summer of 2012 I worked exclusively with INNOVATIVE, one of Indianapolis’ top production companies, as a freelance associate producer.
After my internship with Pacers Sports & Entertainment, I was volunteered my time to staff the 2012 NCAA Big 10 Basketball Tournament in Indianapolis.
During my Sophomore year at DePauw, I worked for Pacers Sports & Entertainment – which manages both the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever. I split my time as an intern for the Pacers working in both video production and media relations.
In my first year at DePauw University, I worked as an intern under veteran reporter Rafael Sanchez and WRTV’s investigative department.
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Single Shots
"Single Shots" use unaired episode footage for funny, standalone content that is released between seasons of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. This demo reel includes 3 combined Single Shots that I helped conceptualize, gather, and produce in conjunction with our creative team.
TODAY SHOW: SOTS & BROLL
This demo reel highlights some of the broll and SOTs I would prepare for the first two hours of the TODAY Show.
TODAY SHOW: AFFILIATE MATERIAL
Edit, Produce, Research
I would gather, edit, and distribute this material to the nationwide group of NBC affiliates to tease upcoming TODAY stories.
“Happy New Year” from DePauw University
Edit, Produce, Shoot
I produced, edited, and help shoot this video for DePauw University in 2014.
International Cricket Council
I was hired as the videographer for the ICC's first week-long combine in America. This footage was shot via Canon t3i and GoPro Hero4 Black.
Joseph Maley Foundation
During my time at INNOVATIVE in 2011, I produced videos for the Joseph Maley Foundation which included this project that outlined their "Kids on the Block" program.
60 Minutes Sports: Darts
I was credited for my work and involvement during this 60 Minutes Sports story "Why are Darts so Popular in the UK." Please note the link only contains a trailer as the full story isn't publicly available.
60 Minutes: Dame Maggie
I worked alongside the producers in this 60 Minutes profile on actress Maggie Smith that aired on CBS. I was responsible for locating specific photos, agencies for copyright licensing, and BROLL from different archive libraries.
60 Minutes Sports: Pete Dye
I was credited for my work on this 60 Minutes Sports story on golf course designer Pete Dye. I was tasked with locating the licensing information for photos that appeared in the story as well as finding the newspaper headlines from the 1960s.
Around The House
During my internship with the Indiana Pacers, I produced and edited this episode of "Around The House" featuring Eddie White. The episode was featured on Pacers.com and promoted on the Pacers social media pages.
60 Minutes: R.A. Dickey
I worked along side the producers for this 60 Minutes and 60 Minutes Sports story on MLB pitcher R.A. Dickey. I screened footage from MLB to provide select timecodes for the game footage in this story. Please note the attached video is only a promo and not the entire story.
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