15 years’ experience writing, directing, editing and producing for film and television. Eight years’ managerial experience leading production companies, television studios and university film departments with high employee evaluations and loyalty. Awards in directing, writing, and editing and multiple promotions in last two full-time positions. Creative focus on comedy, music, travel, LGBTQ+ visibility and the social good. Managerial focus on employee well-being, empowerment and diversity. Collaborative mindset with interest in progressive management models for creative industries. Vast experience in content development and curation in New York City. Excellent sense for award-winning popular programming.
Lead by developing, recognising and harnessing creative talent. Content development and curation of comedy, music and diversity programming. 35mm film, DSLR and TV studio operations, directing, technical directing, shooting, producing, and editing with Avid, Final Cut Pro and Adobe CC. Direct large crews and live programmes including news, comedy and music concerts. Writing, producing and editing with an affinity for irreverent comedy.
To help direct the mission, programming and human organisation objectives in a forward-thinking UK television network or production company and produce content that entertains, inspires, and makes the world a better place.