Professional Skills:
• ENG/EFP Videographer
• On & offline editor ( AP Newsbyte, AVID news cutter, Final Cut Pro)
• News and feature writer. Spanish speaker.
• Production coordinator and field producer.
•Posses strong conceptual skills.
• Versed in technical aspects of multimedia and web production
• Wescam and Flair system operator.
• Safety conscious ENG / DSNG / SNG operator.

Exceptional interpersonal skills
•Able to work with minimal direction under STRICT deadline
• Easily multitasks between disciplines and technologies
• Captive imagination, passion for imaging and documenting, innovative storyteller

Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, AVID DV Express PRO
After Effects, DVD Studio Pro

Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator
Macromedia Suite
Windows and MAC OS proficient

Central Coast Uplink ( Pebble Beach, CA.)   OWNER and Lead Operator
full service independent satellite uplink and video production company. since 1997

Migrant Media Productions (Santa Cruz, CA.) lead contract videographer for award winning producers specializing in designing and producing educational and documentary programs.

SULLIVAN PRODUCTIONS : (San Jose, CA) Lead videographer for busy full service video production company specializing in corporate videos and broadcast media.

KTSF -TV26 (San Francisco, CA.) Freelance AVID editor for "STIR"

( Sacramento, CA.)    Full time news/ production  videographer,  NLE editor and SNG operator for VIACOM's “Good Day Sacramento.”

KNTV (San Jose, CA.) 2004.    YOH freelance photographer, editor and live truck operator.

WBFF- FOX 45 (Baltimore, MD) 2001
TV news photographer with emphasis on investigative story telling, Non linear editor, live truck operator,

State of New Mexico. (Santa Fe, NM) Information Specialist 3A. 2001
EFP camera person/ Producer / Writer / AVID Editor and web page coordinator. Other duties include but not limited to: Create interactive CDs and conduct all aspect of digital video production, as well as provide support in the development and production of videos.Scriptwriting, tape logging, and  all other organizational duties related to video production.

KOAT- ABC7 (Albuquerque, N.M) 1994
General assignment visual story teller, non-linear editor and ENG live truck operator. Wescam operator. Northern New Mexico Bureau Chief (1995-1997)

Proficient in the following applications: AVID, SoundForge ,Final Cut Pro, Motion, DVD Studio Pro; Flash, Adobe Premiere; After Effects; Photoshop; Illustrator and Cleaner, Dreamweaver, GoLive.

General Education: Arizona State University.
1985-1990 Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

Professional Affiliations:
National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) 1990 to present # 16772
Big Brother / Big Sisters.  American Kite Flyers Association /
Ultimate Frisbee Association (UFA)
Disc Golf Association (DGA)

Awards and Honors:
2nd Station of the Year, NPPA 2004     1st. PSA without consultant ASHTO 2001    1st. Spot news "Sun City Shooting" AP       2nd Sports Feature "Mud Run Fun" AP CA. 98      
Best Newscast. Lead package. AP NM