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|2013 – 2015||Bachelor of Education, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS
Completed a 2 year degree with endorsements in Technology Education & Social Studies
|2004 – 2008||Bachelor of Fine Arts, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
Major in Film Production and Theory with a Minor in Political Science
|2012||French Proficiency, CSDM, Montréal, QC
Completed 6 levels of spoken French and 1 level of written French in Montréal adult school system
|2012 – Present||Board member, The Arctic Eider Society, Vancouver, BC
Member of the board of directors of the Arctic Eider Society which works directly with Inuit to support the development of community-based research, monitoring and education programs in the Canadian Arctic.
|2004 – Present||Filmmaker, Mystery Creative Productions, Wolfville, Vancouver & Montreal
Working as a self employed independent filmmaker with projects ranging from short films to broadcast and theatrical documentaries. I have significant professional experience in editing and post-production having edited multiple feature documentaries in additions to trailers and demos.
|Winter 09 – Spring 2010||Filmmaking Educator, Cineworks, Vancouver, BC
Taught an introduction to Final Cut Pro editing class to Cineworks Co-op members as well as a beginner workshop for Katimivik students aged 18-21.
|Winter 09 – Fall 09||Digital Media Coordinator, Cineworks, Vancouver, BC
Worked at Vancouver’s independent filmmakers society. Responsibilities included managing and maintaining edit suites, facilitating bookings and running orientations for new coop members to the facilities.
|Fall 2009||English as a Second Language Teacher, Maison de l’Amitié, Montreal, QC
Taught a level one English as a Second Language (ESL) class as a volunteer.
|Spring 2008 – 2011||Post Production Guest Speaker, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
Taught several first year Pro Tools introduction tutorials in addition to three postproduction workflow seminars to third and fourth year classes at SFU.
|Summer – Fall 08||Film Assistant Editor, Anagram/Reunion Pictures, Vancouver, BC
Worked as the 1st assistant editor on Anagram and Brightlight Pictures feature “The Thaw”, Reunion Pictures and Lifetime channel movie “Do You Know Me” and the Sci-Fi Channel mini-series “The Knights of Bloodsteel”.
|Summers 2006 & 2007||Program Director, Adventure Earth Centre, , Halifax, NS
Coordinator responsible for all programming needs at experiential & environmental camps for kids with 40-60 children. Also responsible for a team of 15 staff.
|Winter 2004 – Fall 05||Director, Just Us! Education & Development Society, Wolfville, NS
Coffee Comes Alive is a documentary on fair trade coffee for the Just Us! Coffee Roasters created for thier Fair Trade Museum. It was purchased by Nova Scotia Department of Education and distributed to all high schools in the province as a part of the curriculum.