Experience
HomeAway
2013 – Present
Content & Video Producer

Produce, shoot, and edit short form videos for customer education, product marketing, and company culture that include docu-style and fully animated pieces.

Collaborate with a team of social content creators to develop daily content for Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, with an emphasis on Stories and vertical video, to acquire new followers, convert customers, and improve brand visibility.

Track engagement rate for video content to surpass the travel industry benchmark with a goal of 3%.

LocalSugar.com
2013 – 2017
Blogger

Helped launch a website featuring the best local restaurants and boutiques. 

Wrote blog posts and took photos for the LocalSugar blog and social media posts.

HomeAway
2011 – 2013
Multimedia & Community Manager

Moderated the HomeAway Community forums and responded to customer support and knowledge issues on various social media sites.

Produced instructional and educational videos to reduce customer support contacts and improve product engagement.

Created editorial content like slideshows, photo stories, and podcasts for the HomeAway Community site and social media channels.

Tracked the effectiveness of video content and made improvements to increase engagement.

Austinist.com
2009 – 2013
Blogger

Wrote about Austin LGBT news and culture for a high traffic readership.

Texas Youth Commission
2008 – 2011
Multimedia Specialist

Designed instructional materials such as PowerPoint presentations and participant manuals for various curricula.

Wrote, shot, and edited training and educational videos.

Created templates for online web courses  and partnered with Curriculum Developers to appropriately adapt curricula to the web.

Designed brand identity of staff development courses and created marketing materials such as mass email blasts and flyers.

Frank Erwin Center
2007 – 2008
Graphic Designer

Designed event advertisements for print, web, and electronic billboards. Coded and designed marketing emails.

Reformatted print layouts of Applause, a monthly magazine distributed at all events, for web and e-mail.

Maintained website content and implemented SEO improvements.

Education
University of Texas
2003 – 2007
BS, Radio/TV/Film
Volunteer
OUTsider Fest
2016-2018
Camera Operator
All Things Positive
2015
Motion Design
ArtErotica – Octopus Club
2015
Video Content
Software
Final Cut Pro
Premiere Pro
Avid
After Effects
Photoshop
Illustrator
ProTools
Audition
Final Draft
InDesign
Light Room
Skills
HTML/CSS
WordPress
Social media marketing
Agile methodology
Spanish fluency