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Objective

Distinguished professional and a proven leader with 15-plus years of experience in athletic communications and event management, exerting extraordinary detail-oriented talents and multi-tasking abilities to thrive and succeed in any task, big or small.  Be curious, not judgmental.

 
 
Work Experience
Assistant Athletics Director, Communications

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona  |  Pomona, Calif.  |  July 2018 - Present

 

  • Responsible for all functions involving sports information, serving as the main media contact for all 11 NCAA Division II intercollegiate teams at Cal Poly Pomona.

  • Oversees the athletic department's public relations, internal relations and media relations efforts.

  • Represents the department as the official Spokesperson.

  • Directs and oversees CCAA Network operations at CPP; a three-camera live stream production of all home games.

  • Creator and host of The BroncCast, the official CPP Athletics podcast.

  • Manages department's in-season competition schedules and contest agreements.

  • Assists with the design and production of  game day materials (programs, roster sheets, game notes), posters and graphics for marketing of various departmental events and initiatives.

  • Maintains all facets of the department's web site, broncoathletics.com.

  • Serves as the national coordinator for the Division II Collegiate Commissioners Association (D2 CCA)  Men's Soccer All-America awards program.

  • Films and edits video content for the web site/social media outlets.

Sports Information, Game Operations & Facilities Coordinator

Sonoma State University  |  Rohnert Park, Calif.  |  August 2009 - July 2018

 

  • Was responsible for all functions involving sports information, serving as the main media contact for all 14 NCAA Division II intercollegiate teams at Sonoma State University.

  • Oversaw the athletic department's public relations, internal relations and media relations efforts.

  • Represented the department as the official Spokesperson.

  • Coordinated event management and in-game operations, graphic design, social media, film editing, photography, award nominations, in addition to conference and NCAA reporting of statistics and results for SSU.

  • Managed facility preparation and break down for home games and special events.

  • Was active in interviewing, hiring, scheduling, training and overseeing the department's student event staff of 20-plus individuals for all of Sonoma State's home athletic events.

  • Managed department inventory database and performed departmental purchasing activities.

  • Organized and maintained schedule of practices, competitions and events in athletics facilities.

  • Developed and maintained departmental facilities policies & procedure manuals and visiting team guides for each athletics facility.

  • Designed and produced game day materials (programs, roster sheets, game notes), camp flyers and brochures, posters and graphics for marketing of various departmental events and initiatives.

  • Maintained all facets of the department's web site, sonomaseawolves.com.

  • Served as the official scorer/statistician and as the Public Address Announcer for most home games.

  • Broadcasted play-by-play commentary for live video of SSU games and events on the Seawolf Sports Network.

  • Coordinated the Division II CCA Men's Soccer All-West Region awards program.

  • Filmed and edited video content for the web site/social media outlets.

  • Created and directed the multimedia production of the annual student-athlete awards presentation, “The Wolfies”, and the department's annual Hall of Fame Banquet.

  • Directed the media relations and live scoring efforts of three NCAA Division II Regional Championships and two CCAA Championships for various sports.

 

 

Women's Sports Information Director

Western Water Polo Association  |  Costa Mesa, Calif.  |  March 2014 - June 2017

 

  • Served as the main sports information representative of the water polo conference on the women’s side.

  • Communicated with the head coaches of each team to determine weekly and post-season awards throughout the year.

  • Maintained all facets of the official WWPA web site, thewwpa.com.

  • Coordinated the in-game operations and media relations efforts, in addition to producing print material and the official scoresheets for the annual conference championships.

  • Assisted the commissioner with the conference’s social media presence, specifically on Twitter.

  • Implemented and encouraged the conference-wide use of a new water polo statistics program to better compile and track statistical leaders.

 

Emergency Substitute Teacher

Auburn School District  |  Auburn, Wash.  |  March 2009 - June 2009

 

  • ​Carried out a program of study described in lesson plans left by the classroom teacher.

  • Guided the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives.

  • Employed instructional methods and materials that were appropriate for meeting lesson objectives.

 

 

Baseball Information Intern

Seattle Mariners  |  Seattle, Wash.  |  June 2008 - August 2008

 

  • Compiled daily MLB statistical reports for distribution to media and team personnel.

  • Organized and archived historical information (media clips, stats, records, pictures, etc.).

  • Assisted in the production of pre- and post-game notes.

  • Composed and edited copy for Mariners Magazine, and for the team’s Media Guide.

 

Athletic Media Relations Student Assistant

Central Washington University  |  Ellensburg, Wash.  |  August 2005 - December 2008

 

  • Served as the official NCAA Division II statistician at all home events.

  • Acted as the Public Address Announcer at women’s soccer, baseball and softball home games.

  • Composed, edited and published press releases, pre-game notes and game recaps for the department's web site.

  • Helped facilitate media interviews between reporters and student-athletes.

Sports Reporter

The Daily Record  |  Ellensburg, Wash.  |  April 2006 - June 2007

 

  • Covered high school sports, writing previews, recaps and feature stories for a circulation of 6,000 subscribers.

  • Obtained final scores and results of games and events on weekend nights to be printed in the next day's edition.

2010 - present

2010 - present

 
Education​
Central Washington University

Ellensburg, Wash.  |  September 2004 - December 2008

 

​•   Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism, Specialization in Broadcast Journalism

•   Obtained first-hand experience working with national media when softball players carried injured opponent around the bases (Video)
•   Spent two (2) academic quarters as a sports reporter for the CWU student newspaper,  The Observer
•   Co-hosted two (2) morning talk shows on FM radio at KCWU 88.1 FM Ellensburg (WA) in 2008
•   Founded/co-hosted “Coffee With The Coaches”, a live remote FM radio show featuring CWU coaches and student-athletes

 
Volunteering Opportunities
Technical Director & Producer

Inland Hills Church  |  Chino, Calif.  |  February 2020 - Present

 

  • Operates video switcher equipment during live and recorded services.

  • Communicates with camera operators to present variety of shots.

Media Operations Assistant for NCAA Division I Men's Basketball West Regional

Pacific-12 Conference  |  San Jose, Calif.  |  March 2017

 

  • Assisted with the media coordination of the four participating teams (Gonzaga, Arizona, West Virginia, Xavier).

  • Handled distribution of statistics to national broadcasting outlets courtside during media timeouts.

Daktronics Division II Awards Program Facilitator

Nationwide  |  Fall 2012

 

High School Baseball & Basketball Statistician

Auburn Riverside Senior High School  |  Auburn, Wash.  |  December 2008 - June 2009

  • Compiled in-game and season stats for the ARHS boy's basketball and baseball teams.

  • Built and maintained a web site for the boy's basketball team.

 
 
Bowling Club President

Central Washington University  |  Ellensburg, Wash.  |  September 2004 - December 2008

  • Represented the club at monthly Sport Club meetings, facilitated by CWU Recreation.

  • Managed all business aspects of the club, including personnel, membership, budgeting and coordination of travel.

  • Coordinated fundraising efforts to offset various travels costs and fees for club members.

 
Affiliations
  • College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)

  • National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA)

 
Awards