Resume

Experience

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Bachelor of Science in Communication from Brigham Young University - Idaho (April 2014 Graduation)

Emphasis in video production with modules (basically half-minors) in visual media and business.

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BYU-Idaho - Tutor for Creating Online Media - Rexburg, Idaho (February 2013-April 2014)

I helped students as they learned HTML, CSS, and a little PHP. I had to take fairly technical concepts and make them easy to understand for people with little or no technical experience. I received almost universally positive feedback from students who participated in tutoring sessions.

It was no easy task either: after taking a giant pile of CSS code written by somebody with barely any idea what they’re doing and figuring out what’s going wrong, you feel like you can do anything!

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BYU-Idaho - Communication Department Lab Assistant - Rexburg, Idaho (January-December 2013)

I staffed the open lab for students to come get help with their assignments. They usually needed help with the Adobe Creative Suite programs or WordPress websites.

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Fox Webstores (Summer 2013 Internship)

I helped create a number of product and tutorial videos for their online stores. It included everything from scripting to final upload and YouTube optimization.

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Soapbox Agency

An classroom/advertising agency that I participated in for 3 semesters. I assisted in the production and editing of commercials and informational videos for paying clients.

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Walla Walla Sweets Baseball - Walla Walla, Wash. (June-August 2011)

I was a ticket taker and bag searcher. It was a surprisingly fun job that helped me learn to like baseball!

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Missionary - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Northern Utah (August 2008-August 2010)

I was a Mormon missionary for two years and got to meet a ton of great people from various backgrounds while doing it!

Limousine Call Center - Reservation Specialist - Walla Walla, Wash. (May-August 2008)

This was a job at an inbound call center for various limousine services throughout the world. I took customer orders quickly and effectively, including handling of sensitive data.

Skills

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Skills come from experience, and the jobs I’ve had are the reason I know how to quickly edit a video and help someone with a technical problem. Just look at my work experience and you’ll see the things I’m good at.

Video equipment I've worked with

  • Canon DSLRs
  • Sony FS-100
  • Panasonic HMC-150
  • Zoom H4N audio recorder
  • Other odds and ends

Software I know

  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Avid Pro Tools
  • The rest of the Adobe Creative Suite to varying degrees
  • Equally comfortable on OS X and Windows – even a little Linux!

Get In Touch

Here’s my info:

LinkedIn

Twitter (@lazyrivr)

Skype (lazyrivr)

Phone number by request

Email (my first name @ this domain)

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