Qualifications Summary

Film and Television Production: Wide-ranging knowledge of film and video projects from inception to completion. Effective at organizing and coordinating shoots; experience using production equipment. Conduct script analysis and contribute to script changes. Ability to write and edit scenes, treatments, and scripts; competent in film and sound editing.
Administration and Communication: Provide efficient administrative support for a diverse array of program participants and staff. Prioritize and organize workloads to meet strict deadlines; train and support team members. Establish and maintain strong working relationships with management, staff, and internal and external groups.
Technical Proficiencies: Adobe Premiere, ProTools, Final Cut Pro X, AVID, Flatbed Editing, Movie Magic Budgeting and Scheduling,  and Sony Digital Video Cameras, Studio Floor Camera, Red Film Camera..
Strengths and Accomplishments: Enthusiastic and creative; demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and objectives. Excellent organizational and communication talents; solid skills in improving productivity and efficiency while reducing costs. 

Cast, directed, and co-produced numerous film and video projects. Planned, organized, and budgeted film shoots utilizing Movie Magic Budgeting and Scheduling. Edited projects and assigned scenes using Adobe Premiere and AVID. Performed sound editing in ProTools. Wrote scenes, treatments, and portions of scripts.

Located and secured approval for land at low cost, assisted in casting, and provided input on final picture and sound edit for Senior Project.
Commended by Directors for sense of humor that played a key role in diffusing tension and ensuring successful shoots.

Production Coordinator (concurrent with education)

Organized information and edited and composed text for “The Entertainment Guide”  Assisted in determining interview questions in accordance with Production policies.

Frequently worked numerous additional hours to meet strict deadlines.

Academic Advisor

Evaluated petition requests for exceptions to general program requirements, ensuring consistency of policies. Tracked student progress in degree programs. Provided administrative support for over 100 students and faculty. Resolved billing and registration problems. Responded to hundreds of e-mails messages daily. Oriented new employees to departmental policies and procedures. Communicated extensively with the Dean, other offices and program coordinators in Armenia, United States  and Europe.

Improved efficiency and reduced costs by introducing automated communication processes.
Successfully organized induction ceremony for Beta Gamma Sigma international society of business school honors graduates.
Instrumental in major improvement of relations between Student Affairs Office and students.