Resume

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Abigail A. Shaffer

Summary of qualifications:

·       Video editing (Final Cut Pro, Avid, Premiere, After Effects) ·       Sound editing (ProTools)

·       Videography

·       On-camera interviewing/presenting ·       Directing
·       Writing ·       YouTube channel (details below)


Education

State University at New Paltz                                                                            New Paltz, New York

Bachelors of Digital Media Production,                                                                                      December 2016

Bachelors of English (Creative Writing concentration)                                                          December 2016

Current GPA: 3.83 / Honors Program / Dean’s List / Summa Cum Laude

Manhasset High School         Manhasset, New York

Awards

  • IndieFest Award of Recognition on short documentary, “Water Street Market,” July 2016
  • Outstanding Graduate – Digital Media and Journalism
  • Outstanding Graduate – Honors Program

Employment History

Brooklyn Brew Shop, Brooklyn, NY                                                                     May 2016 – present
Videography Intern
(Videography, video editing)

Aderans Co. Ltd., Chatsworth, CA (remote)                                                      June 2016 – present
Social Media Spokesperson

SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY                                                                 February 2017 –  May 2017
Freelance Videographer

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice, Phoenicia, NY                                       June 2016 – August 2016
Videography Intern
(Videography, video editing, live events)

Rhino Records, New Paltz, NY                                                                       February 2014 – May 2017

Maclennan’s Pharmacy, Manhasset, NY                                             January 2010 – August 2014

Additional Skills/Experience

  • Currently host the YouTube channel “Abby Andrew” with 2,900+ subscribers (growing steadily) http://www.youtube.com/AbbyShaffer
  • Interviewer/camera operator at Woodstock Film Fest 2015 and 2016
  • Proficient with Mac and PC, MS Office, Photoshop
  • Collaboration on short documentaries for local businesses and organizations