CONTENT CREATOR: Conceptualize the messaging of multi-media nationwide corporate campaigns distributed across broadcast and social media, newsletters and print/online distribution channels. | Craft press releases, corporate bios and blog and social media posts to promote corporate viability and increase visibility.
STORYTELLER: Write half-hour and hour scripts, 2-minute news packages, first person narratives and traffic-boosting viral videos. Once called the “the Michael Jordan of scripting” for consistently blending character-driven storytelling with cleverly crafted, authentic copy. | Scripted more than 150 hours of television programming and multimedia projects.
FIELD / STORY PRODUCER: Produce wide array of documentary / docu-reality programming with heavy emphasis on true crime. | Story-mined, developed, field produced and wrote 10% of library of Forensic Files, one of the longest running and most visible TV series ever broadcast – and 10% of the library of Gangland, History’s original docu-reality series profiling the most notorious gangs in America. Gangland had a successful second run on Spike and Forensic Files remains in second run today, 7 years after production ceased.
SHOWRUNNER: Manage all creative aspects of production for documentary / docu-reality series. | Responsible for launch and two consecutive seasons of Investigation Discovery’s Ice Cold Killers. Achieved 1.0+ Household rating in first season, earning a spot in ID’s coveted “One Club”. Delivered breakout hit that ran for six seasons and also aired on Discovery.
LIVE PRODUCER: Serve as in-the-field liaison between national correspondents and live desk during breaking news stories. | Accomplished coverage of mass casualty events, including 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, the BP oil spill and the Shuttle Columbia disaster. | Extensive, continuous
in-the-field coverage of major disasters, including an 18 month run for Hurricane Katrina and 5 months for the BP spill.
DOCUMENTARY PRODUCER: Funded, wrote and produced feature-length independent documentary, Lube Job: How Louisiana Got Screwed – exploring decades of corruption by the oil and gas industry and exposing the resulting ecological crisis unfolding in Louisiana’s coastal wetlands. | Brokered deal to air film internationally, with a reach of 700 million households in 100 countries. | Secured Video on Demand distribution through Amazon as well as educational distribution.
Tricks of the Trade
The rabbit is out
of the hat!
You can now watch the documentary, LUBE JOB, on Amazon.