June 26, 2016

Résumé

OBJECTIVE

Eager, talented technical specialist looking for the opportunity to use my technical and business expertise to benefit the Company and promote personal growth.

OVERVIEW OF QUALIFICATION

  • Entertainment Business Bachelor of Science
  • Recording Arts Associate of Science
  • Extensive experience in interactive integration, including projection mapping
  • Experience in tracking, editing and mixing of audio
  • Experience in video editing, encoding, and DVD authoring
  • Supported the producer of the National Museum of Crime and Punishment
  • Script supervisor on the Be There public service announcement series
  • Experience in model building, 3D animation, and programming automation for show control and lighting

EDUCATION

Full Sail University 2004 – 2007
Bachelor of Science Degree in Entertainment Business
Associate of Science Degree in Recording Arts

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Walt Disney World Entertainment 2011-2016
Primary work done as the head engineer at the World Showplace Pavilion in Epcot. Responsibilities included maintaining venue video equipment, collaborating with clients and producers to determine video needs, and creating content in Keynote, After Effects, and Photoshop to support the show.

Graphic design and video editing for the 2013 & 2014 Atlanta Braves Spring Training seasons. Keynote creation for more than fifty events. Content creation for the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex digital signage, Daily Operations duties as Tech 90 at the ESPN WideWorld of Sports Complex, including collaborating with competition coordinators to determine multimedia needs, setup and strike of multimedia equipment as indicated by the client, and maintenance of facility entertainment equipment.

Freelance Work 1998 – Present
Live audio recording with Heritage Festivals. Tracking and mixing in studio recording sessions for more than twenty individual artists of styles from R&B to Classical. Live audio engineer for Night of Glory, the Copper Rocket, and Chillers. Recorded announcements as engineer and talent for Florida State University, Freedom High School, and Dr. Phillips High School. Live announcements as talent for Cypress Creek High School and Universal Orlando. Music-On-Hold voiceover for Dobson’s Woods and Water and The Orlando Entertainment Network. Digital recording consultant for WorldStrides.

MagicWorks Productions 2009 – Present
Associate Producer in charge of overseeing various interactive installation projects. Designed and installed four games for the Disney Cruise Line. Assisted in the design and production of the Orlando Science Center’s Otronicon event for 2008 and 2009. Developed and prototyped a new interactive exhibit to demonstrate the synchronization of lights, sound, and dancing water. Constructed four Pepper’s Ghost effects for use at trade shows and demonstrations. Additional varied production tasks including video editing, model building, DMX programming, and 3D animation.

i.d.e.a.s. 2007 – 2009
Started as an intern in the video department. Primary work performed as a machine room operator. Some light video editing, as well as DVD and CD authoring and duplication. Required knowledge of video and audio compression and industry standard formats. Assisted with the production of the National Museum of Crime and Punishment, the 2007 Walt Disney World Christmas Parade, the Siemens Base21 VIP Lounge at Epcot, and three made-for-television movies; Christmas in Paradise, Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost, and Roxy Hunter and the Secret of the Shaman.

PRIMARY SOFTWARE USED

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Media Encoder
  • QLab
  • ProTools LE 8
  • WaveLab
  • Studio Suite
  • Nuendo 3
  • Soundtrack 2

OTHER KNOWN SOFTWARE

  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Motion
  • Compressor
  • Color
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • LiveType
  • Shake
  • LightWave
  • Toast Titanium
  • iTunes
  • Quicktime
  • Dreamweaver
  • Flash

OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • FiS Splice-on Fiber Connector Termination Certification #3398
  • BICSI Advanced Fiber Optic Training
  • Christie S+20k Training
  • Certified Disney Trainer
  • ASCAP Publisher