Scott A Clark

Scott A Clark

Rockwell International, Electronic Technology Corporation, HTC Group, RCA Aerospace, NASA Johnson Space Center, U.S. Army, 1st Cavalry Division Airmobile (Republic of Vietnam)

Location scout, production assistant and script consultant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

About Scott

EXPERIENCE:
A spec fiction writer, retired high-tech avionics engineer and senior business executive with a strong technology, flight and space background: undergraduate and graduate degrees in mathematics, engineering, and business management. Spent three decades in the space program working for Dr. James Van Allen, aerospace companies, and NASA Houston on unmanned and manned spacecraft including Gemini and the Apollo Lunar Lander. Also a decorated Vietnam combat pilot, founder of several successful high-technology companies and author of books for the American Management Association and SF manuscripts (see www.saclark.com).

GOALS:
(1) Spec Fiction writer and Script Doctor; (2) Desire to utilize my management skill-set in Set Production Assistant role, (3) Location Scout (Northeast Iowa), (4) Consensus Building Facilitator (5) Serving as Technical Advisor in the following areas: Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Combat, Combat Pilot, Artillery Officer, Aerospace Engineering, Business development, Combat engineer, Computer Engineering, Mathematician, Military helicopter, Military Science, Piloting, Systems Engineering.
I grew up with a love of movies and the movie production process. I was a Theater projectionist and amateur cinematographer in my high school years (late 1950s). I was raised in a small town in northeast Iowa and know small-town and rural eastern Iowa very well. My cousin is a Hollywood producer and VP for Warner Brothers.
I AM A HIGH-ENERGY TYPE A INDIVIDUAL USED TO ACHIEVING COMPROMISE IN HIGH DYNAMIC, FLUID, AND EMOTIONALLY-CHARGED SITUATIONS.
I AM EXPERIENCED AND AT EASE ASSISTING DIFFICULT, DEMANDING HIGH-PROFILE & HIGH MAINTENANCE PERSONALITIES.


Name: Scott A Clark

Lives in: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Company: Rockwell International, Electronic Technology Corporation, HTC Group, RCA Aerospace, NASA Johnson Space Center, U.S. Army, 1st Cavalry Division Airmobile (Republic of Vietnam)

Occupation: Location Scout, Production Assistant and Script Consultant

Unique traits:  An experienced assertive individual with an abundance of self-confidence  A creative person who enjoys problem solving and working with multi-disciplined teams  A team player who respects others and an experienced executive who works well under pressure  An individual who can take direction and complete a variety of assigned tasks  An individual who has handled repeated workweeks in excess of 60-70 hours  Able to interact effectively with a variety of personalities and to sell myself to others  Able to guide multi-disciplined production teams to a timely & appropriate consensus  An in-depth knowledge of eastern Iowa urban and rural areas  Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.  Advanced skills in communicating, negotiating, and delegating  Dependable and punctual with an uncanny ability to "think on my feet"

Awards

  • Who's Who in the Midwest
    (23rd)

  • Who's Who in U.S. Executives
    (1989)

  • International Who's Who in Engineering
    (1983)

  • Bronze Star, Purple Heart, 18 Combat Air Medals (Vietnam combat)
    (1966)

  • Feature Cover Article: Iowa Commerce Magazine
    (09-8)

  • Engineering Patents #4,236,146 & #4,220,950

  • Honors Program, University of Iowa

Education

  • Univ of Iowa Writers Workshop Summer Courses
    (2010-2012)

  • MS Business Management Univ. of Iowa
    (1971-1972)

  • BSEE University of Iowa
    (1958-1964)

  • BA Math University of Iowa
    (1958-1964)

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