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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)


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


  • 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 3,000+ subscribers (growing steadily)
  • 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