Customer Sales/Service/Order Fulfilment – October 2012 – Present
“Adventures in Homebrewing” (Ann Arbor, MI) – Assist and advise customers on homebrewing, winemaking, supplies, questions or issues. Various other daily responsibilities include cashier, inventory management, phone and internet order processing.
Sound Assistant – August 2012
Assisted soundman in sound mixing, preparing actors, and audio equipment management on
the short film JP is My Friend.
Traverse City Film Festival 2012 Volunteer – July-August 2012
Volunteered in various positions including ushering, concessions, and setup and cleanup at the
eighth annual Traverse City Film Festival.
Production Assistant and Soundperson – June-August 2012
Helped with on set problem solving, carrying and assembling equipment, and operating recorder
and boom on a feature length film Captive of a Death Mask.
Soundperson – June-July 2012
Recorded sound and operated boom for the feature length film Sext Messaging.
Production Assistant – May 2012
Served as general assistant to production staff of the short film Print is Dead, carrying out
various tasks such as striking sets, assembling lights, carrying equipment, and running slate.
Sound PA – March-April 2012
Assisted soundman and helped prep actors for scenes in the feature length film Bender.
Boom Operator – December 2011
Operated boom for Lee Martin’s The Midnight Hour, a local television production.
Production Assistant and Boom Operator – September-October 2011
Performed various duties including operating sound equipment, set preparation, equipment
maintenance, and location clean up for The House that Jack Broke, a feature length film.
Teaching Assistant for Intro and Advanced Documentary Production – March-June 2011
Mentored students in editing short documentary projects using Final Cut Pro 7.
Media Services Aide – February-June 2011
Assisted student organizations and classes in using the TV studio equipment, filmed campus
events, and edited footage for final viewing.
Playwright in Theatre Kalamazoo New Play Festival – January-February 2011
Wrote the comedy “Bluff,” a ten-minute play selected for the play festival, and worked with
director and actors to refine the piece for public performances.
Theatre Camp Counselor and Production Assistant – 2004-2007
Volunteered at the Rising Stars Youtheatre Company, a local community theatre for 4-12 year
olds, aiding in instruction and creating props, and assisting during performances.
Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo MI – Bachelor of Arts, June 2011
Major in English with Creative Writing Emphasis; Concentration in Media Studies
Senior Individualized Project (Senior Thesis) – January-March 2011
Produced “Dog Tales,” a thirty-five minute documentary incorporating a range of technical and
artistic techniques to combine eight perspectives on the impact dogs have on people’s lives.
Study Abroad, Universität Bonn, Bonn, Germany – September 2009-February 2010
Integrative Cultural Research Project – October 2009-Febuary 2010
Volunteered at the Tierheim Bonn (animal shelter) and wrote a short essay reflecting on the
experience and the local culture.
Reba Rebecca Sketch Comedy Troupe – 2007-2009
Writer and performer for on-campus sketch shows.
Student Environmental Organization (EnvOrg) – 2007-2009
Participant in campaigns to raise awareness of environmental issues.
“Humanity in Community” Service Learning House – 2008-2009
Among students awarded residential placement with the obligation to organize campus events addressing important social issues.