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education

B.A Film Studies & English, minor in Documentary Storymaking, Muhlenberg College

Film Studies Program Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts, Prague

fellowships | residencies

2020 MDOCS Storytellers’ Institute at Skidmore College Visiting Fellow

2019/20 Muhlenberg College Office of Multicultural Life Artist-in-Residence

2019 Cultural Coalition of Allentown Artist-in-Residence

2018 Scribe Video Center & Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Film Scholar Program

2017 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Full Frame Fellows Program

filmography

in love, in memory” (2021)

On Body & Sole (2019)

Ciento un Años / One Hundred One Years (2017)

educator

2021 Lafayette College: FAMS 102: Integrated Practice I Visiting Professor, Film and Media Studies Department | Easton, PA

2021 LVAIC Documentary Storymaking: Documentary Capstone Teaching Assistant | Easton, PA

2020/21 PBS39 Film Teaching Artist | Bethlehem, PA

2020/21 Casa Guadalupe X Collaborative Media Expressions Film Teaching Artist | Allentown, PA

2020/21 Youth Documentary Lab X Collaborative Media Expressions Film Teaching Artist | Allentown, PA

2020/21 Community Bike Works X Collaborative Media Expressions Media Teaching Artist | Allentown, PA

2020 LVAIC Documentary Storymaking: Doc 150: Intro to Documentary Storymaking Teaching Assistant | Allentown, PA

2020 LVAIC Documentary Storymaking: Doc 250: Documentary Rights & Responsibilities Teaching Assistant | Allentown, PA

2020 Lafayette College: FAMS 102: Integrated Practice I Visiting Professor, Film and Media Studies Department | Easton, PA

2019 ArtsQuest: Youth Arts Summer Camp Resident Artist | Bethlehem, PA

2019 Casa Guadalupe X Collaborative Media Expressions Teaching Artist | Allentown, PA

2019 Lafayette College: FAMS 201: Making Media I Visiting Professor, Film and Media Studies Department | Easton, PA

2019 ArtsQuest: Visual Poetry Resident Artist & Teacher | Bethlehem, PA

2018 LVAIC Documentary Storymaking: Doc 150: Intro to Documentary Storymaking Teaching Assistant | Allentown, PA

2018 ArtsQuest: Youth Arts Summer Camp Resident Artist | Bethlehem, PA

2017 Trexler Middle School Film Teaching Artist | Allentown, PA

2017 ArtsQuest: Youth Arts Summer Camp Resident Artist | Bethlehem, PA

2016 St. Paul’s Advanced Studies Program Teaching Intern | Concord, NH

2015 St. Paul’s Advanced Studies Program Teaching Intern | Concord, NH

past experience

2021 Scribe Video Center Production Facilitator

2019 Scribe Video Center Production Facilitator

2018 PNLV: Media Without Limits Project Manager, Director, Cinematographer & Editor

2017/18 Allentown School District Paraprofessional in Emotional Support

2017/18 Running for Humanity Director, Cinematographer & Editor

2016 PhillyCAM TV/Video Production Intern

2016 Muhlenberg College Athletics Video Production Intern

recognition | awards

2020 Philadelphia Independent Media Finishing Fund Scribe Video Center

2020 Filmmaker Project Grant Independence Public Media Foundation

2019-21 Collaborations with Artists Grant Lehigh Valley Engaged Humanities Consortium

2017 James D. Schneider Memorial Award for Social Justice Muhlenberg College

2017 Atlanta Docufest: Semi-FinalistCiento un Años / One Hundred One Years

festivals | screenings

2020 SHIFT virtual exhibit MDOCS Storytellers’ Institute Fellowship

2019 Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker FestivalOn Body & Sole

engagements | presentations

2021 Muhlenberg College: Film, Documentary, & Social Values panelist

2021 Muhlenberg College: 2400 Chew Podcast guest

2020/21 LVAIC Documentary Storymaking: Bridges & Barriers Speaker Series organizer

2021 WHYY Presents: Vare Recreation Center speaker

2020 MDOCS SHIFT virtual exhibit speaker

2020 NCC Peace & Social Justice Conference speaker

2020 PBS39 Artists of the Month: February 2020 speaker