1997–1998 Murphy O’Brien Communications Beverly Hills, CA
Media Relations Specialist
1991–1993 Bay Publishing Victoria, B.C.
Technical Sales Representative
1998 U.C.L.A. Extension, Los Angeles, CA.
1991-1994 Open University, Burnaby, B.C.
1981-1982 Fraser Valley College, Abbotsford, B.C.
Experience on Windows and Mac platforms. Proficiency in Word, WordPerfect, Excel, Lotus 123, Visio, FrontPage. Familiarity with PhotoShop, QuarkXPress, AutoCAD Lite. Considerable experience in database marketing including use of Access, Filemaker Pro, dBase, utilities and PIM’s such as ACT and Maximizer. Strong online skills with Netscape and IE browsers, other clients and Boolean search strategies.
A long-held love of the performing arts; book collector and avid reader; aspiring screenwriter; active in swimming, tennis, golf, skiing and curling.
In addition to my corporate work history, I have worked extensively in film, television and theatre production. Both here in British Columbia and in Los Angeles. I am a film gaffer with the Association of Canadian Film Craftspeople (Local 2020) and a theatrical lighting designer and technical director. [Production Resume Available]