Resume

Experience

2020 - Present

INTERN

Atchity Productions / Story Merchant

Los Angeles, CA

John has 3+ years of quality script coverage experience and regularly provides his expertise for Atchity Productions and Story Merchant.

2018 - Present

WRITER, FILMMAKER, EDITOR

Freelance

Los Angeles, CA

Bringing his filmmaking and storytelling knowledge into the professional world, John has been a frequent crewmember for film shoots at Chapman University.

 

He has also worked on countless writing and editing projects for Good Comedy.

2018 - Present

INTERN / DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

Legacy Pictures

Los Angeles, CA

Marking the beginning of his script coverage experience, Legacy Pictures has helped John get a foot in the door of the Entertainment Industry. 

 

Along with coverage work, John participates in development research for ongoing projects in the company. 

2016 - 2018

CONCEPT AND DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Student Video Productions

Iowa City, IA

In this position, John was able to use his love for storytelling by hosting two weekly meetings (one focused on writing, the other on production)

 

Aside all that, John worked hands-on with film equipment and cameras in order to make them ready and available for students to rent.

Education

2014 - 2018

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

BA in English and Creative Writing

Iowa City, IA

Graduating with Departmental Honors, John based his thesis, a screenplay, on the mythical character, Daedalus.

With it, John explored the genre of Tragedy as it is understood today, compared to that of Ancient Greece.

2014 - 2018

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

BA in Cinema

Iowa City, IA

Maintaining his place on the Dean's List all four years of his studies, John set himself apart as a dedicated filmmaker and creative.

 

He worked closely with the Cinema Department as the Concept and Development Director for student organization, Student Video Productions.

Professional skillset

Writing and Research

Adobe Suite

Teamwork & Collaboration

Final Draft

Strong Communication Skills

Microsoft Office Suite

Ability to Multi-Task

Ableton Live

Languages

English (native)