Freelance Producer
Mearcair Productions
01/2010 ­ to Present

  • Digital media production: Storytelling and promotion using video, audio, photography
  • Project management: Create timelines, identify milestones, publishing schedules, promotional initiatives
  • Artist management: Develop personal brand, promotional opportunities, manage digital music publishing
  • Event coordination: Workshops, art openings, release parties, award ceremonies, performances
  • Marketing services: Create promo packets, develop web presence, social media marketing
  • Copywriting: press releases, captions, articles, reviews, marketing materials, travelogues

Colleen Mathis Photography
06/2006­ to Present

  • Contemporary, elegant portraiture; lifestyle/environmental portraiture
  • Promotional and product photography; art documentation
  • Weddings and events; storytelling slideshows with Animoto, Premiere
  • Post-processing and restoration in Photoshop, Lightroom, Exposure 7
  • Experience with off-camera flash, natural light; studio or on-location shoots

Web Developer I
WhitePages, Inc.
09/2007 – 05/2010

  • Front-end web development using Agile methods
  • Facilitate communication between ad operations and software development departments
  • Create, troubleshoot, and publish web ads using the Atlas ad server and Open AdSource
  • Implement code for A/B and multivariate testing using Google Optimizer
  • Testing code with emphasis on cross-browser compatibility and W3C standards
  • Create and teach workshops to empower developers to troubleshoot their own ad issues
  • Standardize and consolidate assets for high-revenue advertising partners

Administrative Coordinator
UWMC Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
03/2005 – 09/2007

  • Arrange materials and rooms for group therapies, conferences, and department events
  • Manage administrative databases; invoicing, personnel, patient information databases
  • Faculty support; Edit and format peer-reviewed journal articles and presentations
  • Create, maintain, and update department websites and databases
  • Redesign intranet with PHP/MySQL to improve usability and ease of maintenance
  • Develop written content for patient care pages on the website
  • Acted as technical consultant on media and web publishing to non-technical personnel

Media Editor
Bootleg Networks
03/2000 – 03/2001

  • Optimize video and images and transcribe tour journals for the website
  • Log and edit digital video footage from our touring camera crew
  • Format paper and digital versions of administrative materials, manuals, feedback forms, etc.
  • Design, develop, and launch a new corporate website

DJ, Specialty Show Producer
KCAT  88.1, CWU
1997 – 1998

  • Produce and host weekly specialty music show
  • Develop and maintain relationship with label representatives

Marketing Assistant
CWU Department of Theatre Arts
09/1993 – 06/1998

  • Write copy for playbills, teaching packets, promotional materials;
  • Manage student volunteers; coordinate department events and awards gala
  • Develop and create window and lobby displays
  • Assist in coordinating an annual weekend of workshops for 400 high school students
Digital Video Production Certificate 1999, Collins College – Tempe, AZ
  • Courses covered storyboarding, lighting and audio, shooting, directing, editing, titling, exporting
  • Software included Avid Xpress, Adobe After Effects
Bachelor of Theatre Arts 1998, Central Washington University – Ellensburg, WA
  • Emphases in directing, acting, and movement
  • Experience in video production and sound design
  • Freshman of the Year Award
  • Organizing member of Central Theatre Club