My academic focus is digital production such as web development, videography, photography, and graphic design. Currently, I have a Bachelors Degree In Arts (Major Digital Media Studies) from Vancouver Island University and a certificate in Digital Communication as well as Digital Production Writing and Design From Camosun College.
August 2019 to Present: McDonald's
Crew Member | Guest Experience Leader
September 2019 to Present
My main task at McDonald’s is a Guest Experience Leader where I am takes with making sure customers are enjoying their experience at McDonald’s. Along with that I am a general crew member where I am tasked with taking customers orders, assembling orders with their food, fries, drinks, and deserts. I further do the same type of duties in the Drive Thru.
June 2017 to April 2020: Vancouver Island University
August 2019 - Present
September 2019 - April 2020
I managed the student Takeovers on the VIU social mediums such as Snapchat. This position also included the “Facebook Live Coordinator” role in which I was tasked with live streaming the VIU Convocations. I was additionally, tasked with transferring old video tapes and converting those to digital copies. I further helped with crowd control for the compliance of the flying drone laws.
June 2017 - September 2018
I have been hired on as a summer work-op for the first ever Snapchat Coordinator position at VIU! I'm tasked with researching best practices with Snapchat then to apply them to a brand new Snapchat account dedicated to VIU and the students.
Social Media Takeover Coordinator:
September 2018 - September 2019
I have since then had a title change to "Social Media Takeover Coordinator" and now manage student Takeovers on the VIU social mediums such as Snapchat. In addition to upkeep of the Snapchat account.
RockVIU 2019 Orientation Leader:
July 2019 - September 2019
I volunteered at the 2019 Rock VIU: Welcome to Campus (W2C) Student Orientation. My task was to help the organization team with the organizing of the event. Furthermore, creating all the print and digital material for the event. I also, lead a group of volunteers and students so that the navigation of the day went smooth.
July 2018 - September 2018
I volunteered at the 2018 Rock VIU: Welcome to Campus (W2C) Student Orientation as well as the Summer Warmups which includes campus tours! I was tasked with helping the team setup; checkin students; help students when they were lost; and more.
Social Media Lead (Fun@VIU):
March 2018 - September 2019
I am to lead the social media team for Fun@VIU! I'm tasked with creating posts on the Fun@VIU social media such as Facebook and Instagram followed by maintaining the comments on the posts, and communicating with the general community through messages and the Fun@VIU email.
April 2018 - September 2018
I was elected as the President of the Digital Media Studies Club. My tasks included overseeing the club and making sure that it functions and ran smoothly.
Social Media Coordinator (VILC):
February 2018 - April 2018
I am “Empowering The Everyday” with the Organization Committee for the 10th Annual Vancouver Island Leadership Conference!
Event Organizer (DMSC):
September 2017 - April 2018
I was one of the event organizers for the Digital Media Studies Club. My role was to help plan events and make sure that everything ran smoothly for the said events.
September 2017 - September 2019
I am a volunteer student ambassador, my main role is to tour new and perspective students around the Vancouver Island University Nanaimo Campus.
January 2015 to April 2017: The Fishbowl Magazine
July 2017 - September 2017
I volunteered at the 2017 Rock VIU: Welcome to Campus (W2C) Student Orientation as well as the Summer Warmups which includes campus tours! I was tasked with helping the team setup; checkin students; help students when they were lost; and more.
Web Designer and Maintenance
From creating the website with a few of my classmates for a class project to updating it every month with the latest issue and the latest updates.
June 2016 to Present: Fieldstone Community Farm
July 2016 and August 2016: Res Animal Rescue
I've built the website for Res Animal Rescue. I've modified a theme from UpFront and created something that the client asked for and made a design that is easy for the reader to view.
May 2014 and May 2015: Royal Roads University
Front Stage Manager
I was the front stage manager at Royal Roads on May 11th, 2014 as well as on May 10th, 2015. I volunteered during the nineteenth and tenth annual Mother’s Day Paint in and Craft Fair at Royal Roads University. I did tasks such as meeting up with all the talents and helping them with their stage setup and tear down. I furthermore, introduced each of the acts and also announcing the main events that were going on with the addition of thanking each of the sponsors.
Front Stage Manager:
Mother's Day 2014 (2014)
Front Stage Manager:
November 2014: Matthew Lopez
Mother's Day 2015 (2015)
I was a stage crew member for Matthew Lopez on November 23rd, 2014. I volunteered on the music video for “O Holy Night” by Tristan Thompson. I did tasks such as buying decoration and decorated the set. Help the lighting director set up the lighting for the video. I further, helped with setup and cleanup before the shoot started. I also queued and played the song in the final scene.
September 2013: Antica Productions
I was a videographer for Antica Productions on September 13th and 15th, 2013. I helped with Antica Productions at the 2013 Rifflandia Music Festival. I was tasked with casting people to be in a fan based music video for two songs. I further, did filming for the music video.
January 2013 to Present: DevLexicon (Formerly Donald Louch Productions)
Web Developer and Content Creator (Freelance)
January 2012 - June 2013: Westshore Centre for Learning and Training
Technology Support Technician
In the summer of 2013, I was given the opportunity to take a summer internship at my high school (Westshore Centre for Learning and Training) as a technology support technician. My tasks included installing and configuring network devices. With the addition of diagnosing and troubleshooting a variety of hardware, software and security issues throughout the network. I additionally helped my teachers build and maintain a class site as well as doing iPad support and installation and updating.