Creative and innovative Digital Producer with over ten years experience forwarding brands through visual communications leveraging video, audio, design and photography. Highly collaborative with a knack for cultivating big ideas from diverse teams and environments. Detail-oriented and highly motivated, ensuring projects are on schedule, on budget, and on time.
The New York Public Library — Director of Digital Media
New York, NY 2013-2019
Led Digital Media Team in Communications and Marketing Department, ensuring cohesive branding across digital promotional content including video, audio, and photography, keeping company-wide strategies. Sourced, hired, and mentored a robust creative team, increasing efficiency and optimizing workflows, overseeing end-to-end production. Transformed Library social media, audio, and video content achieving non-profit lead status. Managed departmental budgets, negotiated vendor agreements, and maintained company equipment. Created multiple NYPL podcasts bringing thousands of listeners library content twice a week.
Freelance — Video Director, Producer, & Editor
New York, NY 2011-Present
Shot creative visual treatments for videos, leveraging complex editing and animation techniques to create compelling storylines. Collaborated with clients on projects, displaying effective communication, overseeing development from inception to final delivery. Executed productions within budget and on time, while maintaining alignment with client strategy and vision.
The New York Public Library — Digital Producer
New York, NY 2011-2013
Worked with cross-departmental teams throughout Library, bringing forth strong viewpoints to aid in brainstorming and developing new ideas. Guided development and led world-class communications as head designer building award-winning mobile apps, websites, and digital books, as well as designing ad campaigns and videos. Implemented clear consistent communication across brand.
INFOGRAPHICS.COM — Information Designer
New York, NY 2010-2011
Directed all phases of production for print, web, mobile, and motion graphics as lead designer. Assisted nationally recognized companies with infographics design including MIT, Microsoft, Bank of America, and OppenheimerFunds. Created complex and meaningful infographics utilizing analytical storytelling and graphic renderings.
Dance Theater Workshop — Manager of Artist Services
New York, NY 2005-2010
Parsons the New School for Design – New York, NY
Master of Fine Arts in Design and Technology, 2011
Sarah Lawrence College – New York, NY
New York, NY 10006
Adobe Creative Suite: Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, & Illustrator
Digital Engagement Strategy
Project Management Software
Team Building and Management
NYPL Insta Novels
FastCompany - 2019 Innovation by Design Award
Cannes Lions 2019 - Gold Lion in Design, Silver Lion in Digital Craft, Bronze Lion in Mobile and Bronze Lion in Social & Influencer
NYPL Biblion: Frankenstein
SPEAKING & APPEARANCES
Arts Marketing Association
2018 Digital Marketing Day Presenter, Glasgow Scotland