MFA Film & Electronic Media

American University

Washington, DC


Winner of the 2011 University Award Outstanding Graduate Scholarship

The first School of Communications graduate student ever to win this University-wide award out of AU’s seven colleges & over 3000 graduate students

2011 SOC Commencement Speaker


Documentary Filmmaking Workshop

Duke Center for Documentary Studies - 2007

Avid Certified User Training Courses

CTG, Atlanta, GA - 2005     


Computer Skills

Final Cut Pro

Avid Media Composer

After Effects

Adobe Photoshop

Compressor & MPEG Streamclip

Directing/Editing Certification

The Los Angeles Film School

Los Angeles, CA

 2000 - 2002

Additional Training

BA History

University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC