Objective: To work professionally in the industry in the creation of

narrative and documentary film projects, ad campaigns, and social media.


Jan. 2012 – Present 

Multimedia Director – John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI) at Duke University


Franklin Humanities Institute

       My Duties Include:

  • Assembling video segments for upload to institute’s ITunes and YouTube channels, utilizing Final Cut Pro v.10.0.8
  • Shooting seminars & events to showcase institute activity
  • Reviewing footage of seminars and talks given at the institute

Aug. 2013

Videographer – Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC)

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Vodou Archive

       My Duties Included:

  • Shooting raw footage in Haiti to document vodou ceremonies
  • Editing footage together into short video pieces for online viewing
  • Managing media between two institutions: Duke University and the University of Florida

Sept. 2010 – May 2011

Second Unit Director/ Editor – Saint Augustine’s College

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Saint Augustine’s College Marketing Video

       My Duties Included:

  • Directing small production crews to shoot in the field
  • Assisting the producer with all logistical planning
  • Communicating with various department heads in featuring their area or acquiring existing footage
  • Editing all raw footage into cohesive marketing video
  • Creating and incorporating animation through Apple Motion

July – August 2011

Video Editor – Ascension Productions

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Community Investment Network Promotional Video

       My Duties Included:

  • Consulting with client and producer on continued changes to be made during the editing process
  • Providing insight to structuring the narrative of the video
  • Incorporating animation created in Apple Motion


July 2012

Director – Actuality Media

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¿Qué Será del Caribe? (short documentary film)

       My Duties Included:

  • Collaborating with executive producer to create story-arc
  • Creating a daily shooting schedule
  • Interviewing subjects of films
  • Working closely with DP to get desired shots

April – June 2012

Videographer/ Editor – North Carolina Museum of Art


NCMA College Night (promotional videos)

       My Duties Included:

  • Directed crew in lighting interviews and running sound
  • Operated camera during candid interviews for College Night
  • Edited final product for on-line museum promo

Sept. – Dec. 2011

Director – Serenity Films

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Viva La ( ) (music video)

       My Duties Included:

  • Writing A/V script to embody the song’s lyrics
  • Storyboarding each shot to communicate with cinematographer
  • Consulting with recording artist for desired finished product

May – August 2010

Production Intern – UNC-TV (North Carolina PBS station)

Black Issues Forum

       My Duties Included:

  • Assisting producer in conducting research, field shoots
  • Contacting prospective guests for televised interviews
  • Editing news packages to incorporate into episodes of North Carolina Now, North Carolina Weekend, and Black Issues Forum using Final Cut Pro v.7

April 2010

Camera Operator – Ascension Productions


Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) 50th Anniversary Conference

       My Duties Included:

  • Running primary and secondary cameras during luncheon speeches and workshops
  • Recording footage of Actors and Activists Danny Glover & Harry Belafonte; and Georgia Senator John Lewis



Graduated summa cum laude from Saint Augustine’s University, Film Production

            Graduated from Duke University in the Master of Fine Arts in Experimental & Documentary Arts program, Class of 2013


Mastery of Final Cut Pro v.10.1.1, v.7, v.6.0.6

Apple Motion

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

Avid Media Composer 7

Proficient operation of the Panasonic AF-100, AG-HVX-200, AG-HMC-150, Canon XA-10, Sony HD-XDCAM ENG  and the Canon EOS series: 5D Mark II, 7D, and 60D.


Best Short Documentary at 2010 Urban Mediamakers Film Festival (GA)

Official Selection of SPARKcon 2010 & 2012 – filmSPARK (NC)

Official Selection of the 2011 Dam Short Film Festival (NV)

Official Selection of the 2011 Blue Sky Film Festival (NC)

Official Selection of the 2011, 2012, & 2013 Hayti Heritage Film Festival (NC)

Official Selection of the 2012 San Francisco Black Film Festival (CA)

Official Selection of the 2012 World Music & Independent Film Festival (DC)

Selected for Broadcast on Black Broadcasting Network (BBN-TV)

Official Selection of the 2013 Capital City Black Film Festival (TX)


Division Award for Division of Liberal Arts and Education

Department Award for Department of Visual and Performing Arts – Spring 2011

Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges – Spring 2011

Dean’s List for Fall, 2010 – Spring, 2011

Member of Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society

Member of Alpha Psi Omega Honor Society


Available upon request.

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