Commercial Background

Technical Writing & Digital Media Consultant Kinetics USA, Orlando, Florida.
Consult on the design, construction, and testing of the corporate digital presence
(web site, CD-ROM promotional material, television media presentation).
Research, design, write, revise national and
international responses to proposals,
technical documentation sets, interface design specifications and press
releases concerning the Kinetics core technology products:
the TouchPort Self-Service hardware system and the KServices
and ThinClient software systems.
Recent clients have included: United Airlines, Northwest Airlines,
ATA, Southwest, Air France,
Orbitz, TWA, Delta, KLM, America West, Alaska Airlines,
AeroMexico, Universal Studios Theme Parks, Target Inc.
Ongoing work from July 2001 to September 2002.

Discussion Stream Coordinator Joe's Garage,
an ongoing research group working to develop
new methods of interactive storytelling through digital technology.
Project funded, in part, through the University of Central Florida's
Metropolitan Studies Program and the Florida Film Festival.
I coordinated the discussion stream concerning the
development of an interactive digital media story
involving New Mexican and Japanese history and mythology.
Ongoing research and development work from April 2000 until
I withdrew from the group to move to California, May 2001.

Filming Coordinator The Young Company, Orlando, Florida.
A community out-reach program for local at-risk high school students,
companion to the Orlando Shakespeare Festival.
1996-1997 season: The Merchant of Venice.
Directed the filming, editing and master-duplication of
the March fund-raising production and the full-length Spring production.
Orlando, Florida; March to May, 1997.

Music Director The Young Company, Orlando, Florida.
A community out-reach program for local at-risk high school students,
companion to the Orlando Shakespeare Festival.
1995-1996 season: A Midsummer Nightıs Dream.
Composed music for the production; assisted in the development of blocking;
directed and produced a short video production on the production.
Orlando, Florida; August,1995 to May, 1996.

Multi-Media Director The Communication Circle. Albuquerque, New Mexico;
Wrote, edited, and advised on development of online help projects
and the revision of existing technical documentation suites.
Clients included Sony, Apple, Intel, Claris.
Albuquerque, New Mexico; January, 1992 to August, 1994.

U.S. Senate Staff Assistant The Office of U.S. Senator,Tom Harkin (Dem. Iowa).
Washington, D.C. Office;
assisted the Senator by tracking Senate floor debates, coordinating
constituent affairs (White House tours, Capital Hill tours,
responding to grass-roots lobby organizations, coordinating
efforts with Iowa State Ombudsman's office), intern training,
conducting background research for legislative initiatives.
Washington D.C.; January to July, 1990.

Co-Producer Shattered Dreams.
Multi-media presentation of the 1986 Pulitzer Prize winning photos
of David Peterson on the Iowa farm crisis.
Designed in collaboration with David Peterson.
Broadcast by CBS television affiliate KCCI,
Des Moines, Iowa; June, 1987.

Producer The Morning Report.
Two-hour early morning news and music show.
WOI 90.1 FM, Ames, Iowa; February to August, 1987.

Copywriter Raymar Productions.
Wrote and produced television commercials for local clients.
Tucson, Arizona; February to October, 1986.

Assistant Producer The New Dublin Shakespeare Company.
In-town and traveling productions of Macbeth, Waiting for Godot,
additional short works by Beckett.
Dublin, Ireland; September to December, 1985.

Director/Writer West Liberty: A View of Three Generations.
16mm documentary film, B/W.
Broadcast on Iowa Public Television KDIN,
Des Moines, Iowa; July, 1985.


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