EDUCATION

September 2013 - April 2017

University of Michigan, BFA Interarts Performance

Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design + School of Music, Theatre & Dance

 

INDIVIDUAL HONORS & GRANTS

January 2018 / American Historical Association Conference Oral History Workshop (Presenter)

April 2017 / Magna Cum Laude

March 2017 / Hel[icon] History of Art Undergraduate Society Literary and Visual Arts Magazine

January 2017 / Integrative Project Artist’s Grant

May - September 2016 / University of Pennsylvania University Scholars Grant

November - December 2014 / Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

 

CALL YOUR MOM HONORS & GRANTS

Call Your Mom is a multimedia performance collective founded in 2014 and currently based in Baltimore, MD.

June 2018 / Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize Semifinalist Exhibition

November 2017 / Performance of Too Day at Cucalorus Festival

September 2017 / ELIA Neu Now International Festival

August 2017 / Playing With Food: Eating Our Work artist residency at Cucalorus Festival

February 2017 / Robert Richards Memorial Award

February 2017 / Guy Palazzola Memorial Award

February 2017 / Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

January-February 2017 / Artist residency at The Hosting

December 2016 / EXCEL Enterprise Fund

October 2016 / Arts Engine MicroGrant

March 2016 / Hel[icon] History of Art Undergraduate Society Literary and Visual Arts Magazine

November-December 2015 / Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

November-December 2015 / Robert Richards Memorial Award

October 2015 / Arts Engine MicroGrant

 

EXPERIENCE

September 2017 - present / Lead Media Instructor, Wide Angle Youth Media

Facilitate photo, video, and audio workshops for Baltimore youth, organize their artwork, and run outreach tables at community events throughout Baltimore.

September 2014 - present / Founding Member, Call Your Mom

Major performances include Call Your Mom (2014), THIS CLOSE (2016), Household (2017), and Too Day (2018).

August 2018 - present / Audio Technician, Freelance

Record audio of interviews, events, and classes for a documentary about Baltimore Corps.

September 2018 - present / Production Assistant, Freelance

Responsibilities include note taking, organizing talent, and setting up equipment.

September 2017 - January 2018 / Video Producer, Improbable Comedy

Developed a video template to showcase short clips of comedy sets, shot and edited the videos for a season of shows.

September 2016 - May 2017 / Marketing Assistant, Penny Stamps School of Art & Design

Responsibilities included producing weekly emails about advising and career opportunity updates and publicizing the Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series.

April 2017 / Workshop Facilitator, Onward: A Student Power Summit

Facilitated a workshop about empowerment through embodied performance.

May - September 2016 / Digital Storyteller, Life Histories of Hamtramck

Conducted and edited audio interviews that document the lives of senior citizens in Hamtramck, MI. The program culminated in an online database and a free, public listening event.

March 2015 - May 2016 / Social Media Manager, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design

Managed the school’s Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Instagram accounts.

January - April 2016 / Workshop Facilitator, Detroit Community High School

Worked one-on-one with a Detroit high school student, teaching storytelling, audio recording, and editing techniques. At the end of the semester, we worked together to produce her story.

June - December 2015 / Co-Director, Designer, Actor, Producer, The Skriker

This crowdfunded production was performed in Silver Spring, MD.

June 2014 / Graphic Design Intern, Brooklyn Arts Exchange

Worked closely with the Marketing & Communications Director over the course of a month to design the annual promotional brochure that was distributed with the program for every BAX production that year.

December 2013 - August 2014 / Workshop Facilitator, Prison Creative Arts Project

Facilitated a theater workshop with inmates at Parnall Correctional Facility and traveled to Universidade Federal de Estado do Rio de Janeiro to learn about similar programs.

 

SKILLS

Adobe Suite / Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Audition

Audio Recording / Zoom H4n and H2n, External Shotgun Mics, Lavaliers, Accompanying Accessories

Audio Editing / Hindenburg Journalist, Pro Tools, Cue Lab, Premiere Pro, Audition

Sound Design / For Performance, Exhibitions, Radio, Film

Video Recording / Mirrorless, DSLR, HDV Casette, GoPro, Accompanying Accessories

Video Editing / Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, iMovie

Microsoft Office 365 / Excel, Powerpoint, Word

Teaching & Facilitation / Workshops, Classes, Camps

Interviewing / Background Research, Question Development, Documentation

Theater Direction & Performance / Actor, Director, Mover, Collaborator

Writing / Grants, For Performance, Creative, Essay

Social Media Management and Marketing / Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Twitter

Photography / Analog, Digital

Printmaking / Woodcut, Intaglio, Monotype, Linocut