Curriculum Vitae

 
Summary

Optioned and produced screenwriter/script doctor with six years of experience. Professional coverage analyst. Holder of several recent contest wins/placements.

Industry
experience​
Coverfly - Santa Monica, CA — Analyst/Judge

2015 - Present

 

Provide quality script coverage from a variety of packages. Analyze character, dialogue, story and other craft elements. Advise inexperienced writers on industry best-practices. Proofread and line-edit screenplays and teleplays. Judge entries for top industry contests.

 

 

Keystone Pictures - Philadelphia, PA — Fall/Winter Intern

2012 - 2013

 

Acted as production assistant in-house and on set. Organized and digitized archived footage. Researched projects in pre-production. Constructed story for reality projects.

 

 

1821 Media - Beverly Hills, CA — Summer Intern

2012 - 2013

 

Read and covered feature script submissions. Oversaw general office management. Maintained remote script coverage relationship post-internship

Recent Awards

International Screenwriters Association's Top 25 to Watch in 2019

 

The Tracking Board's Young & Hungry List (2018)

 

International Screenwriters Association's Development Slate (2018)

 

National Screenwriters Day Finalist  (2018) - Pale Horse

 

Featured on the Bitch List  (2018) - Pale Horse

 

GenreBlast Short Horror Screenplay Finalist (2018) - Hydrophobia

 

WeScreenplay Shorts Competition Semifinalist  (2017) - Bailey Makes Three

 

WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Finalist (2017) - Prodigal 

 

Women in Horror Film Fest Screenplay Finalist (2017) - Pale Horse

 

Urbanworld Grand Jury Prize for Best Screenplay (2017) - Pale Horse

 

Emerging Screenwriters 5th Place Winner (2017) - Pale Horse

 

Education
Drexel University - Philadelphia, PA —​ B.S. Screenwriting & Playwriting

2010 - 2014

 

Double minors in Film & Video and Art History. Graduated cum laude. Member of Phi Sigma Pi National Honors Fraternity. Arts & Entertainment writer for the Drexel Triangle.

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