Tenured Assistant Professor of FILM PRODUCTION
- Teaches at the largest film school in South Florida with over 800 students seeking AS and BAS degrees in Film, Television & Digital Production
- Instructs students in film production, video editing, motion graphics, animation, screenwriting, marketing & distribution
- Facilitates over 15 college-level courses annually in a state-of-the-art Mac OS environment
- Produces and hosts the annual Miami Dade College Student Film Festival at the Miami International Festival of the Arts
- Co-founder of MDC's Digital Literacy Initiative, which encourages students and faculty to utilize cutting-edge technology in their teaching and learning.
Program Chair of Media Production
Adjunct Professor of Film Production
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATION BADGES
ADOBE EDUCATION CREDENTIALS
- Adobe Education Leader - a program which highlights the contributions of innovative educators who are effectively using Adobe tools and applications to promote excellence in the classroom.
- Adobe Education Trainer - an individual who provides training on Adobe tools and solutions to individuals and institutions in the education space.
- Adobe Campus Leader - innovative primary, secondary, and higher education faculty members at accredited institutions who are thought leaders using Adobe tools on their school, district, or university campus(es). They are advocates for educator-driven professional development and support colleagues and students in developing creative problem solving skills.
CO-PRODUCER & CO-DIRECTOR
- Spanish-language feature-length film shot on location in Nicaragua.
- Logline - A young doctor falls for a beautiful girl from a sleepy Nicaraguan beach town. They flee from an evil supernatural force after learning that a local legend forbids their love.
- Currently in final stages of post-production
PRODUCER & DIRECTOR
- Miami International Film Festival
- FantaSci Short Film Festival
- Flagler Film Festival
- Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival
- Orlando Film Festival
- Sarasota Film Festival
- Central Florida Film Festival
- Gasparilla International Film Festival
- Miami Short Film Festival
- Miami International Festival of the Arts
- TBUFF - Winner - Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film
- TBUFF - Winner - Best Musical Score
- TBUFF - Nominee - Best Short Film Director
- TBUFF - Nominee - Best Florida Short
- Global Music Awards - Bronze Medal Finalist
- Miami Film Festival
- Geek Film Fest
- Tallahassee Film Festival
- Sunscreen Film Festival
- Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival
- Terminus Film Festival
- Origins Film Festival
- Outlantacon Film Festival
- Super Geek Film Festival
- Rendezvous Film Festival
- South Dakota Film Festival
- Charlotte Film Festival
- Mindfield Film Festival
- Fargo Fantastic Film Festival
- Short to the Point Film Festival
- Audience Award - Super Geek Film Festival
- Spirit of Comic Con - Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival
- Best Documentary Short - Terminus Film Festival
- Best Documentary - Outlanta Con
- Best Documentary Short, Gold Award - Mindfield Film Festival
- Finalist - Short to the Point
PRODUCER & FACILITATOR
Spark Creativity in Your ClassROOM
Adobe, Miami Dade College, and the Center for Institutional & Organizational Learning partnered to develop a Faculty Professional Development Workshop that teaches faculty from across the curriculum how to enhance teaching and learning in the class using Adobe Spark.
Girl From Immokalee
producer & director
Created with an image by Pixource - "chromakey shooting film"