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E D U C A T I O N

 

MFA Film

Syracuse University, 2000

Thesis Adviser: Owen Shapiro, Shaffer Professor of Film

 

BA Studio Art: Photography & Video

University of Nevada, Reno, 1995

With Distinction

Major Adviser: Peter Goin, Foundation Professor of Art, Photography and Video

 

 

R E S E A R C H   A N D   T E A C H I N G   I N T E R E S T S

 

Narrative and Documentary Film Production

Film/Video/Audio Production Technique

Writing and Developing the Short Film

Media and Visual Literacy

Critical Thinking Across the Curriculum

Cultural Studies and Gender Representation

Service-Learning and Community Engagement

WordPress Driven Multimedia Website Design

 

 

T E A C H I N G   E X P E R I E N C E

 

Assistant Professor of Film, Video & Media (2014-Present)

School of Communication

Western Michigan University

1903 West Michigan Avenue

Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5318

 

C O U R S E S   T A U G H T

Advanced Video Production · Digital Video Production: Fiction · Digital Video Production: Nonfiction · Film Modes & Genres · Film Communication · Digital Media Planning & Operations

 

 

Assistant Professor of Cinema (2008-2014)

School of Fine Arts – Department of Theatre & Cinema

Graduate School – Master of Applied Arts in Digital Media Program

Missouri Western State University

4525 Downs Drive

Saint Joseph, Missouri 64507

 

C O U R S E S   T A U G H T

Introduction to Film Studies · Introduction to Video Production · Film Theory & Criticism · Editing I & II · Scriptwriting · Advanced Digital Filmmaking (Cinematography) · Audio Production · Producing & Directing I: Documentary · Producing & Directing II: Narrative · Senior Portfolio

G R A D U A T E   L E V E L

Graduate Student Orientation · Digital Cinema · Media Tools & Techniques I & II · Media Expression · Collaboratory · Advanced Digital Production I & II · Final Project (MAA Thesis)

 

 

Professor of Film and Television (2001-2006)

Department of Film and Television

School of Film and Digital Media

Savannah College of Art and Design

P. O. Box 3146

Savannah, Georgia 31402

 

C O U R S E S   T A U G H T

Introduction to Video Production · Introduction to 16mm Film Production · Pre-Production · Writing Fundamentals for Screen and Stage · Lighting and Field Production · Screenwriting · Cinematography · Language of Cinema · Senior Project I: (Pre-Production for BFA Thesis) · Senior Project II: (Production for BFA Thesis) · Senior Project III: (Post-Production for BFA Thesis) · Issues in Cinema: Violence

G R A D U A T E   L E V E L

Context of Filmmaking

 

 

S C R E E N I N G S   |   E X H I B I T I O N S   |   F E S T I V A L S

 

2 0 1 6

Human Heart (Overture) Official Selection Seattle International Film Festival, Seattle, WA

Wind Horse University Film & Video Association Annual Conference, Henderson, NV

Project Barbatype University Film & Video Association Annual Conference, Henderson, NV

2 0 1 5

Human Heart (Overture) University Film & Video Association Annual Conference, Washington, DC

2 0 1 4

Totipotency University Film & Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT

2 0 1 3

Member Exhibition The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO

2 0 1 2

MWSU Commercial  KQ2 ABC TV News Weather & Sports, St. Joseph, MO – Broadcast

2 0 1 1

Famed Dandy Strangler, Heckler’s Joy  500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2 0 0 9

Featured Faculty Authors  Missouri Western Library, St. Joseph, MO

2 0 0 8

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible (Zine)  Multnomah County Library, Portland, OR

2 0 0 5

Automate  Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA

2 0 0 4

Featured Member Shorts  Association for Independent Video & Film, Remote Lounge, New York, NY

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible Official Selection Johns Hopkins Film Festival, Baltimore, MD

2 0 0 3

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible  Official Selection St. Louis International Film Festival, St. Louis, MO

2 0 0 1

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible  Blue Lyon Art Gallery, Reno, NV

2 0 0 0

Master of Fine Arts Thesis Screening  Shaffer Art Building, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

1 9 9 6

Bare Naked Lady Exit Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV – Solo

1 9 9 4

Topography  McNamara Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV – Solo

He Said I Was Wrong  Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV – Juror: Paul Kos

The Premised Land  Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV – Juror: Paul Kos

The Perils of Planetine  Sierra Nevada Cable Access Television, Reno, NV – Broadcast

1 9 9 3

When I Was Sixteen  Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV – Juror: Bailey Doogan

 

 

A W A R D S   A N D   H O N O R S

 

2 0 1 6

Seattle International Film Festival Official Selection  for Human Heart (Overture)

Discovery & Dissemination Award  College of Arts & Sciences, Western Michigan University – $900

-Research Support & Production Expenses – Project Barbatype, Documentary Film

Robeck Fund Award  School of Communication, Western Michigan University – $200

-Supplies & Production Expenses – Wind Horse, Experimental Film

2 0 1 5

Faculty Research Travel Fund  Office of the VP of Research, Western Michigan University – $800

Faculty Development Award  School of Communication, Western Michigan University – $600

-Respondent – University Film and Video Association (UFVA) Annual Conference, Washington, DC

Faculty Development Award  School of Communication, Western Michigan University – $600

-Workshop Participation – Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud, Future Media Concepts, Chicago, IL

Appointment to Associate Graduate Faculty Status  Graduate School, Western Michigan University

2 0 1 3

Reappointment to Graduate Faculty Status  Graduate School, Missouri Western State University

2 0 1 2

Online Curriculum Development Incentive  Missouri Western State University – $3,500

Faculty Development Award  Missouri Western State University – $1,000

-Respondent – University Film and Video Association (UFVA) Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

Faculty Development Award  Missouri Western State University – $1,000

-Workshop Participation – Grant Training Center, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

2 0 1 1

Boder Foundation Grant  Missouri Western State University, for Griffon Film Festival – $3,000

Media Development Grant  YWCA of St. Joseph Breast Health Awareness Project – $1,000

Faculty Development Award  Missouri Western State University – $375

-Video Installation & Reception – Famed Dandy Strangler, Heckler’s Joy , 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

Graduate Student Recruiting Incentive  Graduate School, Missouri Western State University – $350

2 0 1 0

Appointment to Director of Theatre & Cinema  Missouri Western State University – $5,000

Boder Foundation Grant Missouri Western State University, for Griffon Film Festival – $3,000

2 0 0 9

MWSU Foundation Grant Missouri Western State University, for Griffon Film Festival – $5,000

2 0 0 8

Appointment to Graduate Faculty Status  Graduate School, Missouri Western State University

Selection, Zine Collection  Multnomah County Library, Portland, OR, for Pearl: A Contemporary Foible

2 0 0 5

Professional Development Award  Savannah College of Art & Design – $3,500

Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers

2 0 0 4

Johns Hopkins Film Festival Official Selection  for Pearl: A Contemporary Foible

Kodak Film Product Grant  Kodak Worldwide Sales – $1,200

16mm Film Processing Grant  Savannah Cinema Post, Savannah College of Art & Design – $840

2 0 0 3

St. Louis International Film Festival Official Selection  for Pearl: A Contemporary Foible

Faculty Development Award  Savannah College of Art & Design – $1,000

-Attendance – Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN

2 0 0 2

Faculty Development Award  Savannah College of Art & Design – $1,000

-Attendance – Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Annual Conference, Denver, CO

1 9 9 7 – 2 0 0 0

Merit Tuition Scholarships  Syracuse University – $19,980

Graduate Teaching Assistantships  Syracuse University – $11,856

Summer Tuition Awards  Syracuse University – $3,330

1 9 9 5

Merit Scholarship  California Institute of the Arts – $4,000

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

1 9 9 4

Golden Key National Honor Society

Student Access Grant  University of Nevada, Reno – $1,000

Nevada Student Grant  University of Nevada, Reno – $1,000

Summer Tuition Waiver  University of Nevada, Reno – $526.50

Cash Award  Sheppard Gallery Annual Student Art Show, University of Nevada, Reno – $100

-Juror: Paul Kos – Received for Video He said I was wrong

1 9 9 3

Cash Award  Sheppard Gallery Annual Student Art Show, University of Nevada, Reno – $100

-Juror: Bailey Doogan – Received for Video When I Was Sixteen

Superior Achievement, First Year French Studies  University of Nevada, Reno

-Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures

 

 

F I L M   |   M U L T I M E D I A   |   I N S T A L L A T I O N

 

2 0 1 6

Wind Horse  HD Animation/Experimental Digital Film. Work in Progress.

Project Barbatype  HD Documentary Digital Film. Work in Progress.

-Collaboration with photographer Scott Hilton, MFA, University of Texas at Arlington.

Gunpowder Percy  Animated Book Trailer. Work in Progress.

2 0 1 5

Human Heart (Overture)  HD & Found Footage, Experimental Digital Film. 4 Minutes.

-Collaboration with audio composer Michael Austin, PhD, Howard University.

Item 58 Website  Online Peer-Review Journal—www.item58.com. Under Development.

The Sound and Fury  Original Photographs. Ongoing Project.

2 0 1 4

Totipotency  HD & Found Footage, Experimental Digital Film. 4 Minutes.

Fearless  Screenplay for Short Narrative Film. Registered with the Writers Guild of America. 11 Pages.

Shotgun  16mm Sync Sound, Color Experimental Film. 6 Minutes.

2 0 1 3

kellywittenberg.com  Multimedia Teaching and Professional Development Website.

2 0 1 2

jneillawley.com  Multimedia Teaching and Professional Development Website.

MWSU Digital Media Commercial  HD Broadcast Commercial. 30 Seconds.

-Collaboration with animator Peter Hriso, MFA, Missouri Western State University.

2 0 1 1

Famed Dandy Strangler, Heckler’s Joy  Found Footage, Video Installation Art. 6 Minutes.

-Collaboration with photographer Scott Hilton, MFA, University of Texas at Arlington.

2 0 0 5

Automate  16mm Sound, b/w Experimental Film. 12 Minutes. (Director of Photography)

2 0 0 0

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible  16mm Sound, b/w Experimental Film. 4 Minutes.

1 9 9 9

Research  16mm Sync Sound, Color Narrative Film. 20 Minutes.

1 9 9 8

Dear Bill  16mm Sync Sound, Color Narrative Film. 10 Minutes.

1 9 9 6

Pearl: A Contemporary Foible (Zine)  Hand-Illustrated Zine. 20 Pages.

Bare Naked Lady  Video Installation Art. 5 Minutes.

1 9 9 5

Disconnected  Art Video. 2 Minutes.

1 9 9 4

Topography  Video Installation Art, Sculpture, and Photography. 3 Minutes.

He Said I Was Wrong  Art Video. 5 Minutes.

The Premised Land  Photo/Text, 3-D Sculpture, Book. 26 Pages.

The Perils of Planetine  Broadcast Video. 3 Minutes.

1 9 9 3

When I Was Sixteen  Art Video. 6 Minutes.

 

 

P R E S E N T A T I O N S

 

2 0 1 4

WordPress Beginner Workshop for Filmmakers

-University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT

2 0 1 2

Lighting Workshop  Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

New Equipment Tours  Hearnes Studio, Instructional Media Center, Missouri Western State University

2 0 1 1

7th Annual Griffon International Film Festival  Director, Missouri Western State University

Honors Book Review Panel  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Missouri Western State University

Guest Film Artist  3-D Foundations courses, Art Department, Missouri Western State University

2 0 1 0

6th Annual Griffon International Film Festival  Director, Missouri Western State University

2 0 0 9

5th Annual Griffon International Film Festival  Director, Missouri Western State University

Faculty Panel  New Faculty Orientation, Missouri Western State University

2 0 0 8

How to Read a Film  Honors Philosophy of Film, Philosophy Department, Missouri Western State University

 

 

P R O F E S S I O N A L   S E R V I C E

 

2 0 1 5

Film Respondent  University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Washington, DC

-for The Interior by Jonathan Rattner, Vanderbilt University

Paper & Panel Juror  for University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Washington, DC

2 0 1 4

Film Respondent  University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT

-for a_ceibas_cycle.zip by Evan Meaney, University of South Carolina

Paper & Panel Juror  for University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT

Graduate Fellowship Review  for University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT

-Scoring of personal essays and candidate ranking for all-expense paid fellowships to UFVA annual conference.

2 0 1 3

Paper & Panel Juror  for University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA

2 0 1 2

Book Reviewer  Filmmaking in the 21st Century, Bedford/St. Martin’s Press, New York, NY

Film Respondent  University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

-for Beverly’s Garden by Hannah Dallman, Columbia College, & Union Man by Bobby Lewis, U North Texas

Gender Caucus Member  University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

2 0 0 9

Curriculum Consultant  St. Joseph School District Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment, St. Joseph, MO

 

 

U N I V E R S I T Y   S E R V I C E

 

A T   W E S T E R N   M I C H I G A N   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 1 6

Medallion Scholarship Competition  Office of Admissions/Honors College, Western Michigan University

-Observer/Juror for Group Problem Solving portion of competition for 4-year renewable scholarships.

2 0 1 5

New Faculty Orientation “Real Deal” Panelist  Western Michigan University

Student Welcome Pack Donations  Seita Scholars Program, Western Michigan University

Behind the W Workshop  Western Michigan University

 

A T   M I S S O U R I   W E S T E R N   S T A T E   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 0 9 – 2 0 1 4

Honors Committee  Enhanced College Experience for High-Achieving Students

Golden Griffon Scholarship Committee  Competitive Honors Scholarship for Incoming Freshman

-Scoring of personal essays, campus interviews, and candidate ranking for 4-year renewable scholarships.

2 0 1 3

PORTAL Grant Committee  Program of Research, Teaching & Applied Learning

-Reviewed faculty proposals and recommended internal awards for faculty/student applied research activities.

Videographer  The Magic Flute, Directed by Dr. Susan Carter, Director of Vocal Studies, Department of Music

2 0 1 2

Search Committee Member  Visiting Faculty in Music Technology, Department of Music

-Resulted in successful hire of Michael Austin, PhD Humanities – Aesthetic Studies, University of Texas at Dallas.

Search Committee Member  Adjunct Faculty in Dance, Dance Minor, Department of Music

-Resulted in successful hire of Suzanne Ryan Strati, MFA Dance Choreography, University of Iowa.

Online Course Development  Prepared and delivered Introduction to Film Studies course online.

Web Designer  for Assistant Professor Neil Lawley, Department of Art <www.jneillawley.com>

2 0 1 1

Dance Minor Curriculum Proposal Committee  Department of Music

-Researched 11 similar programs in 4 state area; developed and launched campus interest survey with 128 responses.

Video Editor  The Telephone, Directed by Dr. Susan Carter, Director of Vocal Studies, Department of Music

-DVD resulted in 2nd Place win for MWSU at the National Opera Association’s Opera Scenes Competition 2012.

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 1 1

Film Festival Director  Annual Griffon International Film Festival (3 years)

-Programming, marketing, and applied learning supervision for annual co-curricular campus and community event. Managed film submissions using WithoutaBox online portal. Judged entries and programmed nightly screenings. Invited guest speakers, arranged for transportation/lodging, and facilitated workshops. Developed content for festival website, press releases, programs, and award certificates. Conducted interviews with print and televised media.

 

A T   S A V A N N A H   C O L L E G E   O F   A R T   A N D   D E S I G N

2 0 0 5 – 2 0 0 6

Library Collection Development Council

2 0 0 4 – 2 0 0 5

College Assessment Council

2 0 0 3 – 2 0 0 4

Student Career Development Council

2 0 0 2 – 2 0 0 3

College Curriculum Council

2 0 0 1 – 2 0 0 2

College Athletics Council

 

 

S E R V I C E   T O   T H E   G R A D U A T E   S C H O O L

 

A T   W E S T E R N   M I C H I G A N   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 1 6

Patricia Thompson Dissertation Committee  Graduate College, Western Michigan University

-Scoring of application, statement of purpose, and candidate ranking for university wide dissertation award.

2 0 1 5 – P R E S E N T

Gwen Frostic Doctoral Fellowship Committee  Graduate College, Western Michigan University

-Scoring of application, statement of purpose, and candidate ranking for university wide doctoral fellowship.

Research & Creative Activities Poster & Performance Day  Western Michigan University

-Juror for graduate student awards given by the Office of the VP for Research & the Graduate Student Advisory Committee.

2 0 1 5

Supervision of Teaching Assistant  Jeremy Davidson – Film Communication (Large Lecture)

 

A T   M I S S O U R I   W E S T E R N   S T A T E   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 1 4

Digital Media Development Committee  Master of Applied Arts in Digital Media

-Ongoing curriculum revision, marketing activities, and portfolio review for interdisciplinary graduate degree.

Graduate Student Advising  Master of Applied Arts in Digital Media

2 0 1 4

MAA Thesis Committee Chair  Shawn Force (Candidate), Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: Implementing Modern Electronic Audio: Exploring New Sounds in a Classic Genre (Album & Website)

MAA Thesis Committee Chair  Jeremy Lyons (Candidate), Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: In Their Own Words: An Oral History of African Americans in St. Joseph (Documentary & Website)

MAA Thesis Committee Member  Brandy Barton (Candidate), Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: Creating a Digital Identity: Bringing a Small Business to the Web (Website & Social Marketing)

2 0 1 3

MAA Thesis Committee Member  James Lower, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: G. Brent Powers Law (Website & Social Marketing)

MAA Thesis Committee Member  Shanming Li, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: The Utilization of Light & Shadow in 3D Architectural Animation (Animation)

2 0 1 2

MAA Thesis Committee Member  Whitney Callaway, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: YWCA of St. Joseph, ENCORE plus Breast Health Awareness (Survivor Videos, PSA & Website)

2 0 1 1

MAA Thesis Committee Chair  Amanda Hunsucker, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: Elise (Narrative Film & Online Press Kit)

2 0 1 0 – 2 0 1 1

Supervision of Graduate Assistant  Dwight Wilcox – Film & Video Equipment Facility

2 0 1 0

MAA Thesis Committee Member  William Mascal, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: The Sandbox (Narrative Film & Audio Design)

MAA Thesis Committee Member  Kellen Perry, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: Krapp’s Last Tape – by Samuel Beckett (Performance & Dramaturgical Website)

MAA Thesis Committee Member  Fred Weems, Master of Applied Arts

-Thesis: Dark Fairy (Audio Composition & Website)

Supervision of Teaching Assistant  Amanda Hunsucker – Introduction to Video Production

2 0 0 9 – 2 0 1 0

Supervision of Graduate Assistant  Amanda Hunsucker – Film & Video Equipment Facility

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 0 9

Supervision of Graduate Assistant  William Mascal – Film & Video Equipment Facility

 

A T   S A V A N N A H   C O L L E G E   O F   A R T   A N D   D E S I G N

2 0 0 1 – 2 0 0 6

MFA Thesis Committee Member  Quarterly Service on Graduate Thesis Committees

MFA Program Development Committee

 

 

D E P A R T M E N T   S E R V I C E

 

A T   W E S T E R N   M I C H I G A N   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 1 6

Film Equipment Committee  Film, Video & Media, Mass Communication

2 0 1 5

Curriculum Review Committee  Film, Video & Media, Mass Communication

2 0 1 4

Academic Program Review & Planning  Self-Study Group, Film, Video & Media

 

A T   M I S S O U R I   W E S T E R N   S T A T E   U N I V E R S I T Y

2 0 1 2 – 2 0 1 4

New Film Equipment Open House Tours  Visitation Days, Missouri Western State University

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 1 4

Curriculum Assessment Committee

Department Scholarship Committee

Undergraduate Student Advising

2 0 1 2

New Equipment Facility Expansion  Western Institute, Missouri Western State University

-Adviser for new facility design and student checkout policies to establish fairness and ensure safety of new assets.

2 0 1 1

Co-Author, New Technology Proposal  Western Institute, Missouri Western State University

-Successful request for $200K of new digital film & video equipment and new Macintosh computer lab.

Co-Author, New Curriculum Proposal  Successful request at state level for complete program revision.

2 0 1 0 – 2 0 1 1

Director of Theatre & Cinema  Interim unit head reporting to chair of Communication Studies.

-Coordinated faculty teaching schedules, theatre season, budget proposals, and curriculum development.

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 1 1

Film & Video Equipment Facility Manager  (until new staff position established January 2012)

-Maintained existing equipment, enforced checkout policies, hired and supervised federal work-study students.

2 0 1 0

Search Committee Chair  Tenure-Track Faculty in Theatre & Cinema

-Resulted in successful hire of Dallas Henry, MFA Theatre, Wayne State University.

Search Committee Chair  Tenure-Track Faculty in Theatre & Cinema

-Resulted in successful hire of Hiram Quillin, MFA Theatre, Southern Methodist University.

2 0 0 9 – 2 0 1 0

Theatre & Cinema Banquet  Coordinated annual spring awards dinner.

Theatre & Cinema Orientation  Established annual fall event for majors & incoming freshman.

2 0 0 9

Search Committee Chair  Tenure-Track Faculty in Theatre & Cinema

-Resulted in successful hire of Kevin Brown, PhD Theatre, University of Colorado at Boulder.

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 0 9

Created Film & Video Equipment Checkout Facility

-Cleaned out existing storage area and repurposed shelving units. Sorted, catalogued, and repaired available video and lighting equipment found in two different buildings on campus. Established federal student work-study and hired student workers. Designed easy to use paper checkout forms and brochures to ensure fair access for all students. Increased the number of declared Theatre & Cinema majors from 19 to 51 students in less than 2 years.

 

A T   S A V A N N A H   C O L L E G E   O F   A R T   A N D   D E S I G N

2 0 0 1 – 2 0 0 6

Curriculum Assessment Committee

Film Equipment Committee

Ongoing Portfolio Review for Admission & Scholarship Awards

One on One Student Portfolio Consultation  SCAD Visitation Days

Film & Television Facility Tours  SCAD Visitation Days

2 0 0 4

Search Committee Member  Full Time Faculty in Film & Television, Department of Film & Television

2 0 0 3

Search Committee Member  Full Time Faculty in Film & Television, Department of Film & Television

2 0 0 2

Co-Author, Capital Budget Proposal  Successful Request for $100K of New Film Equipment

Search Committee Member  Full Time Faculty in Film & Television, Department of Film & Television

 

 

C O M M U N I T Y   S E R V I C E

 

2 0 1 5

CPR & AED Certification Course  Portage District Library, Kalamazoo, MI

2 0 1 4

Museum Hill Neighborhood Association  Graduate Service Learning Project

-30 second PSA advocating historic redevelopment in St. Joseph, created by students in Collaboratory course.

Black Archives Museum  Program of Research, Teaching & Applied Learning (PORTAL) Project

-30 minute film documenting the history of African Americans in St. Joseph, by MAA candidate Jeremy Lyons.

2 0 1 3

Community Foundation of Northwest Missouri  Undergraduate Service Learning Opportunity

-Film Theory class invited to crew for one week during campus shoot for the documentary Saving Middle America.

-Appearance as “professor” in the documentary Saving Middle America.

St. Joseph Creative Accelerator  Graduate Service Learning Project

-60 second video for arts and engineering incubator proposal, created by students in Collaboratory course.

Foster’s Film Festival Consultant  Foster’s Martini Bar, St. Joseph, MO

2 0 1 2

Heartland Heatlth, Center for Healing Generosity  Graduate Service Learning Project

-30 minute relaxation video for the Healing HeARTS program, created by students in Collaboratory course.

YWCA of St. Joseph ENCORE plus Program  Graduate Service Learning Project

-30 second PSA & cancer survivor videos to promote breast health awareness, by MAA candidate Whitney Callaway.

Missouri Western Craig School of Business  Graduate Service Learning Project

-60 second PSA featuring the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, created by students in Collaboratory course.

Allied Arts Council of Saint Joseph  Undergraduate Service Learning Opportunity

-Developed community internship and placed student Mallory Edson to create 30 second PSA & promotional videos.

2 0 1 1

AFL-CIO Community Services  Undergraduate Service Learning Opportunity

-Developed community internship and placed student Jaime Noble to create videos for Adopt a Family program.

United Way of Greater St. Joseph  Graduate Service Learning Project

-30 second “Thank You” PSA for United Way volunteers, created by students in Collaboratory course.

2 0 1 0

YWCA of St. Joseph  Media Development Consultant

-Commissioned to write the script Fearless, promoting early cancer detection through regular mammograms.

National Pony Express Museum and School  Independent Documentary Film

-Provided post-production facilities & feedback for 1861: Spirit of the Pony Express, dir. C.J. Longhammer.

Arts + Healthcare Committee Member  Heartland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph, MO

 

 

P R O F E S S I O N A L   T R A I N I N G

 

2 0 1 6

Critical Thinking Institute  Office of Faculty Development, Western Michigan University

2 0 1 5

Adobe Premiere Pro CC Certified Training  Future Media Concepts, Chicago, IL

Board Membership 101  OnePlace @ Kalamazoo Public Library, Kalamazoo, MI

Eteaching Endorsement Certificate  Western Michigan University, Online Education

Hacking the Stacks Library Resources Workshop  Western Michigan University

2 0 1 4 – 2 0 1 5

New Faculty Seminar  Office of Faculty Development, Western Michigan University

2 0 1 2

Professional Grant Development Workshop  Grant Training Center, Washington U, St. Louis, MO

Final Cut Pro X Workshop  Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

WordPress Essential Training Certificate  Lynda Dot Com, online course

2 0 1 1

Graduate School Recruiting Workshop  Graduate & Professional School Enrollment Management Corp.

2 0 1 0

Moodle Online Learning Management System Workshop  Missouri Western State University

2 0 0 9

Blackboard/WebCT Learning Management System Workshop  Missouri Western State University

1 9 9 7 – 2 0 0 0

Teaching Assistant – Syracuse University College of Visual & Performing Arts

I N S T R U C T O R   O F   R E C O R D

Beginning 16mm Film Production (2 Sections)

Art 250 – Violence in Cinema

T E A C H I N G   A S S I S T A N T

Black and Jewish Film Directors with Dr. Lester Friedman

American Film Renaissance with Dr. Lester Friedman

Issues in Art with Dr. Stephen Leuthhold

G R A D U A T E   A S S I S T A N T

S. I. Newhouse Film and Video Equipment Facility Technician

1 9 9 7

Teaching Assistant Orientation Program  The Graduate School, Syracuse University

1 9 9 4

Live Video Studio Operations Certificate  Sierra Nevada Cable Access Television, Reno, NV

 

 

S E L E C T E D   P R O F E S S I O N A L   E X P E R I E N C E

 

2 0 0 8 – 2 0 1 1

Film & Video Equipment Facility Manager  Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO

-Created facility, established loan policies, maintained equipment, hired and supervised federal work-study students.

2 0 0 6 – 2 0 0 8

Production Operator  William Earhart Company, Portland, OR

-Generated documents for employee benefits administration using specialized databases in Unix environment.

2 0 0 6

Film Production Assistant  National Geographic Taboo Series, Freaks episode, Portland, OR

-Shot interviews for B-roll, collected release forms, prepared daily paperwork, & coordinated transportation of equipment.

1 9 9 6 – 1 9 9 7

Assistant Project Manager  Haase-Eklof Architects, Reno, NV

-Established workflow, progress reports, bookkeeping, and filing system for high profile hotel/casino design projects.

1 9 9 6

Educational Media Intern  Washoe County School District Instructional Media, Reno, NV

-Shot interviews, edited segments, and assisted camera crew on location for district events.

Video Post-Production Editor  Art Department, University of Nevada, Reno

-Curated art video library and edited special projects for Peter Goin, MFA, Foundation Professor of Art.

1 9 9 5

Non-Profit Program Assistant  Art Resources Transfer, Inc. (A.R.T. Press), Los Angeles, CA

-Provided free art books for libraries under NEA-funded Distribution to Underserved Communities Library Program.

1 9 9 4

Photography Dark Room Attendant  Art Department, University of Nevada, Reno

-Supervised dark room and photography area during student lab hours, ensured proper use and disposal of chemicals.

1 9 9 2

Video Post-Production Intern  Oasis Studios, Reno, NV

-Coordinated with advertising agencies, video, and audio professionals, for casino and corporate commercial clients.

1 9 9 1

Graphic Production Artist  Sousa Graphics, Reno, NV

-Printed signs and banners for casino and tourist industry clients.

 

 

E Q U I P M E N T   A N D   S O F T W A R E   E X P E R I E N C E

 

P R E – P R O D U C T I O N   Final Draft; Screenwriter; Movie Magic Budgeting and Scheduling.

P R O D U C T I O N   Canon HD XF105; Canon HDSLR EOS 5D Mark II; JVC HD HM100; Panasonic HD AVCCAM AF100; Panasonic P2 HD HPX170; Panasonic P2 HD HVX200; Panasonic HD AVCCAM HMC40; GoPro Hero 3 Plus; Panasonic DVX100 MiniDV; Panasonic DVC80 MiniDV; Sony FX1 MiniDV; Canon XL1 MiniDV; Canon GL1 MiniDV; Arriflex 16mm SR 1; Arriflex 16mm BL; Arriflex 16mm SB; Bolex 16mm R; Bolex 16mm EL; Boulieaux 16mm; Cinema Products CP-16mm; Eclair 16mm; animation stand; optical printer; chroma key green screen; Zoom H4n audio recorder; Marantz PMD660 recorder; Nagra 1/4” reel to reel tape recorder; Sekonic L398 and L508 Cine light meters; Gossen Ultra Spot light meter; Arriflex Fresnel and Openface, Colortran, Lowel, Kinoflo, Beskor and Litepanel LED, and other studio lighting; century stands; doorway dolly; track; jib arm; microphones, boom poles, and stands; prime and zoom lenses; lens filters.

P O S T – P R O D U C T I O N   Adobe Premiere Pro CC; Final Cut Pro X; Final Cut Pro 1-7; Avid Express; Steenbeck and Moviola Flatbed; 16mm fullcoat sound transfer; operation and troubleshooting of 16mm projectors.

O T H E R   Photoshop; Illustrator; MS Office Suite; Desire 2 Learn LMS; Moodle LMS; Blackboard/WebCT LMS; HTML; Macintosh and PC proficient. Experience building WordPress driven self-hosted websites serving streaming media via YouTube and Vimeo. Daily use of Internet, social media, and email.

 

 

A F F I L I A T I O N S

 

American Association of University Women

Broadcast Education Association

College Art Association

Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Society for Cinema and Media Studies

University Film and Video Association

 

 

 

 

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