EDUCATION

University of Miami, B.S. Communication, Film & Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude, 2008

FILMOGRAPHY

"Dawg Fight" - Editor, Visual Effects - Coming Spring 2015 

"The Tanning of America" - Editor - 2014 

"Collision Course: The Murder of Don Aronow" (ESPN 30for30) - Editor, Visual Effects, Sound Mix - 2013

"A+" - Associate Producer - 2013 

"Broke" (ESPN 30for30) - Visual Effects - 2012 

"Limelight" - Editor, Visual Effects - 2011 

"Jessie's Tracks" - Producer - 2010 

"Miami Noir: The Arthur E. Teele Story" - Director, Producer, Editor, Writer - 2008 

"The Room" - Producer - 2007

EXPERIENCE

VALDES-IGAProducer/Editor - October 2013 - March 2014

  • Edited and produced luxury brand videos for clients including Ralph Lauren & Clarisonic
  • Created trailer for independent feature "I Was There"

rakontur  - Editor  - September 2009 to September 2013 

  • Edited and managed post production of documentary features, shorts, mini-series, behind the scenes, promotional videos and reels
  • Films include "Limelight," "Dawg Fight," "The Tanning of America" and "Collision Course"

Good Cop Bad Cop Productions - FounderJanuary 2006 to September 2009

  • Production company that produced feature documentaries, shorts and promotional videos 

Miami World World Cinema CenterFounder & Chief Creative Officer - June 2008 to September 2009 

  • A non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the South Florida film industry.

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

Knight Arts Challenge Recipient - $750,000 - December 2008

  • Received $750,000 grant to start the "Miami World Cinema Center," a non-profit organization for film in South Florida. This grant was awarded during the Knight Foundation's first year of their Miami Arts Challenge initiative.  

DIGITAL TOOLS

  • Avid Media Composer
  • Final Cut Pro 7, X  
  • Premiere Pro
  • After Effects
  • Photoshop
  • inDesign
  • Illustrator
  • General knowledge in Cinema 4D
  • Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint
  • Google Apps
  • Social Media Apps