EXPERIENCE

Billboard & Billboard.com
Hearst Digital Media
Entertainment Weekly & EW.com
Guitar World / Guitar Aficionado / REVOLVER
Maxim Digital
MORE Magazine

 

SKILLS

Photoshop  /  Bridge  /  Lightroom   /  Photo Mechanic
Digital Photography & Capture  /  Color Correction & Retouching
Content Management Systems  /  Drupal  /  WordPress  /  HTML
Digital Asset Management  /  SCC Mediagrid

Shoot Production: concept creation and art direction, budgeting and estimates, assigning photographers and hiring crew, location scouting, insurance and permits,
model casting, travel arrangements and carnets, post-production management, coordinating behind-the-scenes videography and on-camera interviews

Licensing & Rights Management: print, digital, social media, content marketing, legal contracts

 

EDUCATION

University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
B.S. Journalism, Photojournalism
Minor in Gender and Women's Studies

 

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