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PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Software: Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Pro Tools, Streamlabs OBS, Pinnacle Studio, iMovie, Photoshop, MuseScore, VirtualBox, Google Suite.

Equipment: KiPro Video Recorder, Vaddio Board, Zoom/Blue Yeti/Sennheiser Mics, Canon VIXIA Camera, DVD/BDR Duplicator.

Experience: Organizing Catering, Distributing Marketing Material, Live Multi-cam Streaming, DVD and Blu-Ray Production, Event Videography, Physical Media Digitization, Audio Editing, Choral Composition

EMPLOYMENT

Grusin Hall Livestream Manager 2017-2019

Live control of 4 remote cameras assembled into a livestream that is also saved to DVD and an external hard drive

Out Boulder Dance Planning Paid Internship 2019

Work with a team of other youth to plan decor, music, activities, catering, and advertisement for a free LGBTQA+ youth dance

Co-Owner of LiviFilm

Event videography edited and produced into DVDs and BDRs with custom sleeve and disc art

Figure Model

Model for anatomical art classes, work with artists and teachers.

EDUCATION

Erie High School Graduate (2019) with AP Capstone Diploma, AP Scholar with Distinction Award. Cumulative GPA 4.31 weighted.

Columbia College Chicago (September 2019-November 2020), member of Honors Program, pursuing BA in Interdisciplinary Documentary.

Ryerson University class of 2025 pursuing BA in Media Production with Psychology Minor

AWARDS

Director's Award at Miss Colorado USA 2020, $16,000 worth of scholarships for first year at Columbia, Voted Most Valuable Musician, Colorado Student Media Award for Camerawork.

HONORS

Invited twice to ErieX for stellar presentation, speaker at Senior Night of Reflection, GSA President, Section Leader for Choir, Education Foundation Board Member, Senior Class President, Featured in HuffPost Article

WHY YOU SHOULD WORK WITH ME

I am a problem solver. I work extremely well with creatives to nail the logistics and solidify ideas. I can turn almost anything into a compelling narrative, and can easily write well in any style asked of me. I am a positive, driven, and academically rooted artist that is determined to work hard to make the world better for those who come after me.

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EMPLOYMENT

GRUSIN HALL LIVESTREAM OPERATOR: CU BOULDER

  • Letter of Recommendation from Dustin Rumsey

  • Operation of 4 remotely controlled cameras and assembly of a live feed.

  • Archival of each show on a DVD and a hard drive.

  • Working with staff and students on performance recordings

September 2017 - April 2019

CO-OWNER OF LIVIFILM VIDEOGRAPHY

August 2018 - Ongoing

YOUTH DANCE INTERN: OUT BOULDER

February 2019 - May 2019

FIGURE DRAWING MODEL

June 2019 - Ongoing

  • Modeled 1-minute, 5-minute, 10-minute, 20-minute, and 30-minute poses

  • Worked with professional artists for donations

  • Out Boulder Program: Nudes With Tudes

  • Denver Art Society

MISS COLORADO USA 2020 CONTESTANT

October 2019

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

Employer at University of Colorado Boulder Music School

DUSTIN RUMSEY

Written as part of an application to Pratt Institute. Dustin can be reached here for further comment.

Social Studies Teacher at Erie High School

KAITLYN GENTERT

Written as part of the Common Application. Ms. Gentert was my teacher for AP Human Geography, AP Government, and AP Research. Kaitlyn can be reached here for further comment.

Librarian and Tech Team Teacher at Erie High School

JULIE SINGH

Written as part of the Common Application. Mrs. Singh was my instructor for Tiger Tech Team, a student group that creates technological resources for students and teachers and assists in solving day-to-day IT issues in the school. Julie can be reached here for further comment.

VOLUNTEER WORK

CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

10.5 Hours, 2019

Served as a membership table representative, VR booth assistant, and theatre operating assistant.

AWARDS AND HONORS

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2019

COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO DEAN'S LIST: FALL 2019

Columbia takes special pride in its Dean's List students. Students are eligible for the Dean’s List if they are full-time, degree-seeking students (12 or more credits per semester) and have an earned grade point average of 3.75 or higher for the term. Dean’s List designation is reflected on the student’s transcript.

2019

DIRECTOR'S AWARD: MISS COLORADO USA

Selected by competition staff out of 120 contestants in Teen and Miss divisions for unwavering positivity and kindness. Awarded as part of Miss Colorado and Miss Teen Colorado USA 2020.

2019

CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION: COLLEGE PREPARATORY ENGLISH 12

Awarded as a part of the Evening of Excellence at Erie High School. Groups of students who go above and beyond in class are awarded certificates or medals for their hard work. This award was for the class CP 12, where students are taught skills for applications and career searching. Along with this, grammatical rules and literature are discussed.

2019

CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION: YOUNG ADULT NOVELS

Awarded as a part of the Evening of Excellence at Erie High School. Groups of students who go above and beyond in class are awarded certificates or medals for their hard work. This award was for the class Young Adult Novels, in which students are required to read and analyze several novels geared towards teens and young adults, as well as write responses and theses about trends in writing.

2019

MOST IMPROVED SENIOR AWARD: VARSITY SWIM TEAM

Awarded by the coaches and team captains to one member of each grade level based on hard work, determination, and overall improvement over the course of the swimming season.

2019

FIRST PLACE: INDIVIDUAL DOCUMENTARY - NATIONAL HISTORY DAY

Awarded by the Social Studies Department at Erie High School for the documentary "The Ray Brothers: The Ultimate Sacrifice" it later went on to win an honorable mention for the Best in Show category at EHS and make it to the final round of NHD Regionals at UNC.

2018

PERFORMANCE AT CARNEGIE HALL AS CHORAL PERFORMER (ALTO 2)

Joined a group of high school and collegiate choral students, as well as a full orchestra, in New York City. Performed the world premiere of the piece "Reflections on A Mexican Garden" composed by Kevin Padworski and conducted by Dr. Gregory Gentry. As a part of this performance, the choir worked with a professional soprano soloist and sang in both English and Nahuatl.

2018

BEST OF SHOW RUNNER UP: LIVE PROGRAM VIDEO

Awarded by the Colroado Student Media Association as part of a student journalism conference. The broadcast in question was of the Erie vs Evergreen Football game, in which I ran main camera through the Erie Tiger Network program. I was also news director of this program.

2018

AP SCHOLAR WITH DISTINCTION AWARD

The AP Scholar Awards recognize high school students who have demonstrated exemplary college-level achievement on AP Exams. A roster of award recipients is provided online to their secondary schools and districts. Additionally, students are able to print a copy of their award certificate(s) online, and the awards are reflected on all score reports sent to colleges after awards are conferred. Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.

2018

AP CAPSTONE DIPLOMA

AP Capstone™ is a diploma program from the College Board. It’s based on two yearlong AP courses: AP Seminar and AP Research. Students who earn scores of 3 or higher in AP Seminar and AP Research and on four additional AP Exams of their choosing receive the AP Capstone Diploma™.

2018

MOST VALUABLE MUSICIAN AWARD

Awarded by Erie High School Choir Department. Selected by the students of a choir as a person who contributes to the musicianship and personal development of the choir and goes above and beyond.

2017

AP SCHOLAR AWARD

The AP Scholar Awards recognize high school students who have demonstrated exemplary college-level achievement on AP Exams. A roster of award recipients is provided online to their secondary schools and districts. Additionally, students are able to print a copy of their award certificate(s) online, and the awards are reflected on all score reports sent to colleges after awards are conferred. Granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams.

2017

CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR TIGER TECH TEAM

Awarded as a part of the Evening of Excellence at Erie High School. Groups of students who go above and beyond in class are awarded certificates or medals for their hard work. This award was for the class Tiger Tech Team, a small group of students who spend part of their days solving IT problems for other students and coming up with school-wide resources for students and teachers relating to technology. This was awarded because of the website I designed for the team.

2017

CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR HONORS CHEMISTRY

Awarded as a part of the Evening of Excellence at Erie High School. Groups of students who go above and beyond in class are awarded certificates or medals for their hard work. This award was for the class Honors Chemistry.

2017

CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR AP SEMINAR B

Awarded as a part of the Evening of Excellence at Erie High School. Groups of students who go above and beyond in class are awarded certificates or medals for their hard work. This award was for the class AP Seminar as part of the AP Capstone Program

2016

HARDEST WORKER AWARD: JV TENNIS

Chosen by the coaches and the team captains for Junior Varisty Tennis at Erie High School. Additionally, placed third in a local end-of-season doubles tournament.

2014

NATIONAL JUNIOR HONORS SOCIETY

Awarded by the NASSP to middle schoolers of esteem who vow to complete service hours and serve their community.

2013

FIRST PLACE: REGIONAL BRAIN BOWL TOURNAMENT

First Place - 6th Grade Level Optimist Brain Bowl North Regional Tournament. Team trivia competition hosted by the Optimist Organization.

No Certificate Available

2011

STOCK MARKET GAME AWARD

Colorado Stock Market Game Second Place Regional Winner for Northeast/North Central Elementary Division as awarded by the Colorado Council for Economic Education

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS AND CONSIDERATIONS

$3,000

ERIE HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION FOUNDATION

Awarded the Lorraine David scholarship in the amount of $1,000. This scholarship is given to students who exemplify Lorraine's vision of accessible education for all. Lorraine created and ran a public library for residents of Erie and the money from her estate is used for this scholarship. Additionally awarded a scholarship by the EHS Education Foundation in the amount of $2,000.

$12,000 per year for 4 years

COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO DEAN'S SCHOLARSHIP

The Dean's Scholarship was established to recognize the outstanding academic achievements of incoming freshman and transfer students.
The Dean's Scholarship is open to exceptional high school seniors and transfer students entering for the first time in the Fall 2019 semester. Scholarship based on exceptional academic achievement.

$2,000

COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO SCHOLAR AWARD

The Columbia Scholar Award was established to recognize the achievement(s) of incoming freshman and incoming transfer students who have been admitted and completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Columbia Scholar Award is a need-based scholarship, but will also take academic merit into account when determining a student's award.

Semi-finalist

POINT FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest higher education scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students. Point’s multifaceted support of its scholarship recipients (“scholars”) extends far beyond direct financial contribution toward the cost of their education. Each scholar is paired with a mentor and participates in leadership development programs and events.

HIGH SCHOOL LEADERSHIP AND ACTIVITIES

Erie High School, Erie CO, Class of 2019

Freshman Year

2015-2016

Activities

  • JV Tennis

  • GSA

  • Auditioned Treble Choir

  • Pit Orchestra (Violin, Hello Dolly)

  • Theatre Department (A Christmas Carol & Student Directed One-Act)

  • AP Human Geography (Score: 5)

Sophomore Year

2016-2017

Activities

  • District Honor Choir

  • Auditioned Treble Choir

  • Theatre Department (Student Directed One-Act)

  • AP US Government (Score: 5) and AP Seminar (Score: 3)

Honors

Junior Year

2017-2018

Activities

  • District Honor Choir

  • Called Back for All State Jazz Choir

  • Auditioned Acapella Jazz Choir

  • Auditioned Treble Choir

  • Green Team Environmental Club

  • GSA

  • AP Chemistry (Score: 3), AP Language and Composition (Score: 5), AP Research (Score: 4)

Honors

Senior Year

2018-2019

Activities

  • GSA

  • Auditioned Acapella Jazz Choir

  • Auditioned Treble Choir

  • Student Government

  • National History Day

  • Varsity Swim Team

  • Pit Orchestra (Violin, Blood Brothers)

Honors

  • GSA President

  • Senior Class President (Elected Position)

  • Education Foundation Student Advisory Board Member

  • Varsity Swimming Conference Finals Alternate for 500 Freestyle

  • Speaker at Senior Night of Reflection

  • News Director for Erie Tiger Network

  • Semi-Finalist at National History Day Regional Contest