Award-winning broadcast, documentary and digital media producer specializing in historical, scientific, and academic subject matter. A proven journalist, videographer, and editor with over 30 years experience in the field.
Society of Professional Journalists of East Tennessee: Golden Press Card Awards – 2015, 2016
Fort Loudoun: Forsaken by God and Man | Client: East Tennessee PBS | (Writer/Director, Producer, Camera, Editor)
A Nuclear Family- The Manhattan District | Client: East Tennessee PBS | (Writer/Producer, Editor)
The Mysterious Lost State of Franklin | Client: PBS (National) | (Writer/Director, Producer, Camera, Editor)
Machining & Chip-Breaking, Nanostructured Materials| Client: Y-12 National Security Complex | (Camera/Editor)
Our Hidden Past: The Prophet of Oak Ridge| Client: Y-12 National Security Complex | (Writer/Director/Editor)
From Oak Ridge to the Moon| Client: Y-12 National Security Complex | (Writer/Editor)
Producer/Director | Nolpix Media, LLC | Knoxville, TN | 2006 – Present
Co-owner of creative media agency. Creates broadcast television programs for nationwide audiences. Produces fundraising visual materials for educational institutions, researchers, technology businesses, and non-profit agencies.
Media Producer | MS Technology, Inc. | Oak Ridge, TN | 2008 – 2013
Worked closely with scientists to develop outreach strategies, create public relations media, and incorporate video segments into training modules for one of the nation’s largest defense contractors.
Head of Video Production | Air National Guard Training & Education Center | McGhee Tyson ANGB, TN | 1998-2008
In charge of the Air National Guard’s central television production department. Produced, wrote, performed videography, and edited educational and training video products for nationwide distribution.
Independent Video Specialist | Knoxville, TN | 1998 – 2008
Provided videography and creative editing services for nationwide cable broadcast networks. Created productions for the National Geographic Channel, A&E, the Discovery Channel, and Dr. Bill Bass of the University of Tennessee’s Forensic Anthropology Department.
Post-Production Manager/Creative Editor | Jupiter Entertainment | Knoxville, TN | 1996 – 1998
Responsible for complete post-production of series and documentary specials for cable network broadcasts. Clients included A&E and The History Channel.
Associate Producer | Headquarters, U.S. Air Force TV | Pentagon, DC | 1995-1996
Created scientific documentary special for the Secretary of the Air Force which aired on PBS in Washington, D.C.
Combat Photojournalist | Air Combat Camera Service | U.S. Air Force | 1986-1995
Provided ground, aerial, and night-vision video journalism products for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, deploying worldwide to cover mission-critical events and operations.
M.F.A., Academy of Art University, 2016, Motion Pictures & TV Producing
B.A., Thomas Edison State College, 2005, History, Communications (dual major)
A.A.S., Community College of the Air Force, 2003, Audiovisual Production Services