RESUME

Kristiann Jones

(206) 930-3788

kristiann83@gmail.com

kristiannjones.com

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Trained in production and broadcasting in a work and academic environment.
  • Experience editing with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro and iMovie for 10 or more years.
  • Excellent computer, photography, and social networking skills especially with: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Flickr.
  • Knowledge of pop culture and current trends.
  • Able to work under pressure in a production environment.

SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE:

Adobe Illustrator Final Cut Pro Microsoft Office MPEG Stream clip Black magic Cameras
Adobe Photoshop iMovie Videography Mac OS/Windows DSLR Cameras
Adobe Premiere Camptasia Social Media Video Codecs Wire Cast
Adobe After Effects AVID Media QuickTime Pro Photography Google

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Production Assistant

May 2017 – Present

NBCUniversal/E! News, Universal City, CA

  • Work at E! News on The Rundown a Snapchat Discover Show
  • Assist Editors by stringing out segments and interviews
  • Reformat segments and interviews for Instagram and Youtube
  • Create and place captions for each segment using Premiere
  • Color correct, organize and cut raw footage for each episode and interview
  • Help produce video shoots when needed
  • Pull and format celebrity b-roll, clips, gifs, and stills
  • Create alphas in Photoshop when needed
  • Create photo logs and music cues for each episode
  • Upload The Rundown to Snapchat three times a week

Digital Video Internship

January 2017 – May 2017

NBCUniversal/E! News, Universal City, CA

  • Helped the E! Snapchat team create news shows weekly
  • Created videos for articles on E! News on Wochit
  • Helped the editing process for news shows in Premiere and Photoshop.
  • Researched Celebrities

Freelance Video Editor/Videographer

November 2016 – July 2017

Earny Inc., Santa Monica, CA

  • Created short video advertisements for their Social Media.

Media Services Technician

September 2013 – January 2017

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

  • Operated high-quality equipment and software to film and broadcast sports and events.
  • Oversaw rentals of audio/visual equipment for individual or school use.
  • Helped set up and take down equipment for events.
  • Provided on-call media tech support.

Odyssey Video Producer/Creator

April 2016-August 2016

Odyssey Online, New York, NY

  • Produced online videos and content.
  • Edited in Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro.
  • Oversaw and managed the Cal Lutheran Video Team.

Student Video Editor

October 2014-May 2016

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

  • Edited and Produced online lecture videos using Adobe Products.
  • Transcribed pre-recorded lectures for closed captioning.
  • Created PowerPoints in a standard format.
  • Collaborated with faculty to ensure quality course material

Communications Intern

Summer 2014

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

  • Directed, edited, and produced an online video using Final Cut Pro.
  • Used professional cameras to take photographs and film video.
  • Updated social media networks.
  • Completed design tasks using Adobe InDesign, and Photoshop.
  • Produced and sent mass communication emails weekly.
  • Provided audio/video expertise for events.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication, Emphasis in Film and TV Production

Minor in Multimedia

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

Graduated: May 2017

  • Deans list: Fall 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Spring 2015, 2016
  • GPA: 3.76
  • Relevant Courses: Film Theory, HD Cinema Production, Advanced Cinema Production, Visual Effects and Motion Graphics, Broadcast Sports Production, Broadcast News Production, Film Studies, Digital Illustration, Beginning Cinema Production, Politics in Cinema, TV Production, TV/Film Screenwriting, Intro to Multimedia, Media Theory and Creative Development, Graphic Design, Survey Broadcasting/New Media, Intro to Communications

Projects:

Granted Culver Fellowship to work on Documentary about the California Drought that is now being viewed throughout Ventura County. Worked as an Associate Producer, Cameraman, and Editor.

Edited Autism Video for California Lutheran University.

Shot, Edited, and Created a Sizzle Video and music videos for a band.