To continue to offer a wide variety of creative
media projects while researching and integrating the latest technologies
used in higher education.
and Media Technologies,
University of Minnesota, Morris
Assistant Director of Marketing Communication and Design
Responsible for the management and production of traditional and interactive media projects for the University. Projects include directing, writing, videography and editing of educational, instructional, and marketing programming, internal and external university public relations, long-form documentary, web broadcasting and live television broadcasting. Interactive responsibilities include development and design of projects used in academic learning, graphic design, educational technology classroom integration, and teaching and promotion of academic education technology.
Production Center, Minnesota State University Moorhead
Television Production Assistant - Radio-TV
Position involved writing, directing, editing and videography of educational,
instructional, sporting and promotional projects for the university, faculty
and staff. Additional duties included the direction of live, multi-camera
events, computer graphics composition, remote production, audio recording
and aid in the supervision and operation of the facility.
University of Minnesota, Duluth,
Master of Education
(and Educational Computing and Technology Certificate)
Minnesota State University Moorhead, 1994
Bachelor of Science, Mass Communications
Pioneer Public Television, Appleton, Minn.
Projects involve the conceptual design
and construction of stage sets used in many of Pioneer Public Television’s
programs. Material estimation, prop acquisition and overall fabrication
of each set are main responsibilities.
September 1995 - May 1998
Order of Eagles Aerie #620, Morris, Minn.
Board Secretary and Membership Coordinator
Core responsibilities include membership program development of a national, charitable, non-profit organization, consisting of 260 members. Position includes seat on board of trustees with full voting privileges and assists in the supervision of the organization's financial business matters and budgeting, with gross sales exceeding 650,000 dollars annually. Additional responsibilities include volunteer organization, fundraising, external and internal public relations, database development and maintenance, administers monthly and annual reports to the national chapter and have active role in the charitable giving decision-making process.
March 1998 - present
Rock the Groundz Music and Camping Festival, Morris, Minn.
Committee member and marketing specialist
Rock the Groundz is an outdoor music and camping festival held annually each July in Morris, Minnesota. Heralded as West Central Minnesota's only outdoor music and camping festival, my responsibilities involve being on the planning committee, marketing, public relations, web development and vender management.
A listing of
video technology and interactive software I have experience with.
Awards and Honors
Consortium of College and University
Media Centers - Best Promotional Video, 2012
of Minnesota Communicators Forum - Gold Award, Documentary, 2011
Order of Eagles Ten-Year
Secretary Award, 2008
Upper Midwest Emmy award nomination - Documentary category, 2007.
Fraternal Order of Eagles National Publications Award - Grand Prize,
Fraternal Order of Eagles National Publications Award - 1st Place, 2004.
of Minnesota Morris Outstanding Staff Award, 2003.
National Association of County Agricultural Agents, 2001.
Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #620 Eagle of the Year, 1998.
National Mature Media Award, 1996.
North Dakota Professional Communicators College Communications Contest,
Fargo-Moorhead ADDY, 1994.
Complete references can be forwarded
electronically by emailing [firstname.lastname@example.org]