résumé

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2008-2010 | Senior Web Producer | WNET.ORG | New York, NY

  • Produced, launched and managed websites for nationally-distributed PBS programs
  • Managed and edited websites for WNET/Thirteen and WLIW21, two of the biggest PBS affiliate stations in America
  • Conceived and produced interactive web features
  • Developed wireframes, wrote proposals and tracked budgets
  • Tracked website development from conception to launch

Completed projects:
WLIW21.org
WNET.org
Faces of America
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
Wide Angle
Blueprint America
Looking for Lincoln
The Ascent of Money
National Parks: New Yorkers’ Memories
Dutch New York
How the Beatles Rocked the Kremlin
Hudson River Shorts

2004-2008 | Writer | Good Morning America / World News Tonight, ABC-TV | New York, NY

  • Wrote news segments and anchor copy for nationally-televised programs on a daily deadline
  • Assembled video and audio for scripts
  • Produced graphics and edited copy

2002-2004 | Production Coordinator | Columbia University | New York, NY

  • Managed staff and resources for the production of an internet-based study environment based on The Autobiography of Malcolm X
  • Trained and supervised production staff
  • Managed and created multimedia assets and asset database
  • Contributed to website design and development

2000-2001 | Director of Project Management | Interocity | New York, NY

  • Managed web development projects for financial, entertainment, e-commerce and non-profit companies, including Microsoft and Barnes & Noble
  • Created and managed wireframes, proposals and budgets
  • Training and supervision of project staff and resources
  • Tracked website development from conception to launch

1998-2000 | Interactive Producer | MSNBC.com | Secaucus, NJ

  • Managed development of online news packages
  • Produced design concepts and technical architecture
  • Managed code development
  • Worked with editors and designers through project completion

1997-1998 | Interactive Producer | ABCNEWS.com | New York, NY

  • Managed development of HTML applications to accompany news stories
  • Covered events locally and nationally for the news desk

EDUCATION

Yale University | BA, History | 1996
Columbia University | MA, African-American Studies | 2004

AWARDS

Webby Award, People’s Voice Winner 2009 for Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
Interactive Media Award for Outstanding Achievement, thirteen.org
Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for “China: The Revolution at 50”, MSNBC.com

SKILLS

Advanced proficiency in HTML, CSS, CMS development, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Visio
Intermediate in Final Cut Pro

AFFILIATIONS

Founder, The Fish Foundation
The Fish Foundation is a non-profit organization that works in partnership with community groups to develop innovative programs in four distinct areas — educational advancement, financial literacy, nutritional education, and psychological counseling. We fight poverty by funding innovative solutions to a growing problem.