For the past decade I have been heavily involved in video production, graphic design, motion graphics, and web design projects. My experience ranges from commercial production to award winning creative works. I welcome you to explore the many projects I created over years of learning. This is only a small start to an ambitious future.

Resume

Multimedia Designer, Fisher Investments

Owner & Lead Developer, Wittman Productions

Director, Made in Mankato

Producer & Editor, Loras College Productions

Video Intern, City of Dubuque Annex

Since September 2014

October 2013 - October 2014

January 2009 - August 2013

May 2009 - August 2009

Since January 2014

  • Designs unique, contemporary, and consistent print materials for internal & external clients, including brochures, posters and print advertisements.
  • Creates, edits, and maintains videos for client education, training, and advertising.
  • Captures beautiful, high quality photography for professional portraits.
  • Conceptualized, developed, and managed websites and social media for businesses ranging from hospitality to landscape architecture.
  • Strategized branding initiatives including the creation of brochures, posters and logos.
  • Directed and produced promotional videos and commercials for various channels.
  • Collaborated with team of seven independent filmmakers to create twelve short documentaries to promote local businesses in the area.
  • Filmed interviews and B-Roll using a DSLR camera and edited footage using Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects.
  • Produced content at an efficient speed under rigid deadlines.
  • Operated camera and video switcher to film and edit events in real time.
  • Provided shooting, editing, and all other assistance to ten other teammates.
  • Created video programming and motion graphics for City Channel 8.

Freelance opportunities

Collaboration | Two silent films were created as a video installation accompanied by a live string ensemble in 2011 and 2013. This involved listening to the music and storyboarding visuals and construct a narrative. Than coordinating with the ensemble to keep everything in sync.

Commissioned | I created promotional content for various companies, independent contracts and nonprofit organizations. This work ranged from web video to poster designs and website development.

Video Production Experience

For over 10 years I have used a variety of rigs including steady camera systems along with dollies and cranes. I've assisted with and help build a multi camera production studio including live web casts. I've also setup multiple lights and audio devices.

Adobe Suite

Daily I work with a variety of Adobe softwares for video editing and graphic design. I am proficient in Premiere Pro, After Effects, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom and Muse. I have experience using Dreamweaver, SpeedGrade, Audition and Animate.

Education

In May of 2013 I received a Bachelor of Arts as a Art and Digital Design Major and Media Studies Minor at Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa.  Along with my core multimedia studies I received a well rounded education in other disciplines.

Awards and Honors

Winner - Made in Minnesota, "June"

2014

Official Selection, Manifest

2013 - 2016

• Speechless Film Festival

View Project on Bēhance

Gold ADDY, "Your Foot" (Out of Home Ad)

• District level Silver Student ADDY

• Five Silver Student ADDYs

• Student Special Recognition

Best Short Film, “The Divine Comedy”

• Iowa College Media Association

2013

2012

• Palm Beach International Film Festival – Florida

• West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival

• The Foundry Film and Video Series – Cohoes, NY

• Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival – Iowa

• MAshRome Film Festival – Rome, Italy

• Salon International De La Luz – Bogota, Colombia

• Interrobang Film Festival – Des Moines, Iowa

• Toluca International Film Festival – Toluca, Mexico

• Kansas City FilmFest – Missouri

• CICA Museum Film Exhibition – Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

2013

First Place, “Night Drive”

• Winner of Bird Chevrolet Commercial Contest

• View Contest Video

Best Can, “Unexplained”

2011

2011

Featured Artist, Video Installation “Experience”

• Seldom Seen Festival – Monmouth, Iowa

• Voices in the Warehouse – Dubuque, Iowa

• View Project on Bēhance

2012

• Canned Film Competition Dubuque

• Best Experimental Film (ICMA’s 2012)

• View Contest Video

Space-Time Video Exhibition, Video Series

• Presented at the Julien Dubuque International Film Festival

Best in Show, “Discovery” (2010) “The End” (2011)

2010 - 2011

• Integrated Visual Arts juried exhibition

Best Directing and Best Film, “Running Documentary”

2008

• Get Reel Film Festival

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