RESUME

 
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Innovative Producer with over 10 years of experience in all aspects of video production. Visionary creator, storyteller and business operations manager with demonstrated ability to take an idea from concept to delivery to produce entertaining and inspiring pieces. Collaborative in working closely with strategic and creative teams to develop and produce quality video content. Expertise in preproduction logistics, planning, production and post production.

 

Supervising  Producer, “Netflix Reality Games ”/ HSTL Productions, Netflix, Los Angeles, CA. June 2021-Present

·   Overseeing all aspects of production for a half-hour special for Netflix, featuring the cast of three different Netflix shows.  The special premieres in August 2021.

 

Line Producer, “With One Voice Fighting Hatred Together”/ ATTN Media, MTV Los Angeles, CA. April 2021-June 2021

·   A one-hour special hosted by Laurie Segall profiling activists who actively fight against antisemitism. The special also included a special interview with one of the youngest Auschwitz survivors, Tova Friedman, and the interview was conducted by Emmanuel Acho.  

Producer, “Roll Up Your Sleeves”/ ATTN Media, NBC Los Angeles, CA. April 2021

·   Produced A one hour special for NBC hosted by Russell Wilson & Ciara

 

Line Producer, “Black Stories Presents: Your Attention Please”/ ATTN Media, Hulu-Los Angeles, CA     8.2020-11.2020

·   Produced A 30 min special episode of YAP for Hulu, hosted by Craig Robinson

·   Highlighting stories of Black Excellence

·   Oversaw all aspects of production through delivery.

·   Also Produced a 3day live stream on Twitch for ATTN Media

Talent Producer, Big Brother  /Our House Productions, CBS - Los Angeles, CA   /   01.2016 - 10.2019

·   Season 21, Season 20, Season 19, Season 18

·   Experienced with liaising between contracting team and production team while being aware of the creative needs of the Production.

·   Reported to the Head of Development and the creative day to day includes talent research, writing one-sheets, and support in all areas of development.

 

Supervising Producer, “She's Got a Plan”  / Corfat Productions - Los Angeles, CA   /   01.2014 - 01.2019

·   Oversaw the development, pre-production, production, post-production, and delivery of the independent film, “She's Got A Plan”.

·   Liaised with directors and producers to book talent and arrange casting calls.

·   Managed production calendar to meet deadlines and milestones.

·   Suggested specific ideas for process, productivity, and safety improvements.

 

Co-Executive Producer, "Maternity Calls"  / Laila Ali- Los Angeles, CA   /   01.2009 - 01.2012

·   Selected artists, directors and crew members to work on film.

·   Determined project budgets to estimate and control overall project costs.

·   Guided producers in best story development practices and sound design concepts to encourage innovation in production technique.

 

Consulting Producer, “Your LA TV”  / NBCUniversal - Los Angeles, CA   /   05.2006 - 11.2006

·   Responsible for the creation of a show format, calendar, schedule, budget, overall show look, policies and procedures for new show launch.

·   Review show look and format and give notes during initial launch.

·   Planed narrative from all angles, from story flow to storyboards, in close collaboration with our writing and copy team.

·   Estimated costs, needs, and budget on all varieties of segments and finding the right tools for the job.

 

Consulting Producer, “Making It”  /Nelson Davis Productions - Los Angeles, CA   / 01.2005 - 11.2005

·   Produced and delivered an entire season, nominated for an Emmy award.

·   Reviewed production schedules and streamlined processes.

·   Collaborated with network executives to define and propel the organization's mission and vision.

·   Developed schedules for production, editing, and duplication for timely delivery.

 

Supervising Producer, “Comic View”  /Black Entertainment Television - Los Angeles, CA   /   09.2000 - 11.2004

·   Created the most successful season in BET's history improved ratings by 32%. Responsible for all aspects of producing & delivering 100 live multiple camera original episodes each season for five seasons.

·   Identified the host and casting multiple comics and approving sketch material for each episode, also responsible for giving rough-cut notes, script notes, and approving all final episodes for air.

·   Worked closely with on-air promo, on-line promo, sales, marketing and scheduling to maximize every aspect of the series and build franchises.

·   Created and supervised the production of network pilots, three one-hour specials, and a network direct-to-home video series.

·   Assessed markets and ratings to develop effective goals and plans to improve production quality.

·   Liaised with directors and producers to book talent and arrange casting calls.

 

Story Producer, “House Hunters”  /Pie Town Productions - Los Angeles, CA   /   01.2004 - 07.2004

·   Prioritized assigned episodes' designated scenes to be cut as they are received from the field.

·   Developed schedules for production, editing, and duplication for timely delivery.

·   Developed project budgets and managed production costs.

·   Presented production ideas and determined creative scenarios for production and delivery.

·   Revised episode layouts according to how story beats actually breakdown in post-w/Co-EP.

 

Senior Producer, “Comic View”  / Black Entertainment Television - Los Angeles, CA   /   01.1999 - 01.2000

·   Delivered 100 original episodes and 50 compilation episodes, scheduling, and producing promos and EPK's.

·   Oversaw and managed all production, post-production, delivery air masters, and all financial aspects of the show.

·   Monitored and reviewed network trends daily and revised on-air strategy accordingly.

·   Worked closely with marketing and publicity to conceptualize events and stunts for sweeps, monitored and reviewed all show contractual agreements.

·   Oversaw production from inception through delivery and approved every episode for air.

·   Edited all content before publishing it or sending it to clients.

·   Implemented processes that would shave valuable time off of complex projects.

·   Kept up to date on client wishes throughout the creative process.

·   Drafted production schedules for every department on the production team.

Skills

·   Technical writing                                   

·   Digital video production process

·   Social media

·   Schedule Management

·   Communications

·   MS Office

·   Budgets

·   Process improvement

.   Business operations

·   Field production

·   Content Development

·   Customer service

·   Supervision

·   Relationship development

·   Organization

.   Team building

Some of my credits 
Education
Bachelor of Science, International Business

Woodbury University​

 

Full resume available upon request