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I am a filmmaker, web developer, and entrepreneur; I love coffee, family, sunshine, and creating new things. I’m passionate about helping fellow creatives accomplish their goals through organization and communication. I am the co-founder and CEO of SetHero, a web-based tool that helps filmmakers create better call sheets. (http://www.setheroapp.com)
I have directed & produced my own films and worked as a 1st, 2nd, and 2nd 2nd Assistant Director, in addition to serving as a post-production Visual Effects Coordinator. My experiences on-set and in the production office have fueled my passion for encouraging clear communication both on (and off) set.
Specialties: Film production, web design and development, management / coordination, entrepreneurship, assistant directing, photography.
Film (Drama and History) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A young slave girl, Anna, is rescued and adopted by Christians in 2nd Century Smyrna and befriended by their aged bishop, Polycarp. As Anna is taught by Polycarp and her new family, she struggles to reconcile her beliefs with those of the Christians. When the Roman proconsul demands that all citizens worship Caesar to show their allegiance to Rome, Polycarp and the Christians must find courage to stand for their faith against the growing threat of persecution. Anna is forced to come to grips with the truth and choose whom she is willing to live-and die-for. Written by Scott Eash
Beyond the Mask
Film by Chad Burns (Action and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director The chief mercenary for the British East India Company, being double crossed by his former employer, has made his way to the American Colonies. Working to redeem his name, William Reynolds (Andrew Cheney) now hides behind a different mask in hopes of thwarting his former employer. As his past life closes in on him, Will must somehow gain the trust and the help of his beloved Charlotte, a woman he has been lying to, as well as a colonial intellectual by the name of Ben Franklin. All the while he races against time to defuse a plot that could have devastating effect on the birth of a new nation. Written by Matt Smith
Film by Leslie Naugle (Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director The story of a family's struggle to accept, a ten-year-old foster child, and their journey of loving the unlovable.