Event Programming

Live Entertainment
* Reviewed and contracted appropriate entertainment as requested
* Responsible for arranging entertainer hospitality (Hotel, Air, etc.)
* Responsible for scheduling entertainment and for overall stage program
* Secured and maintained travel sponsors covering 90 to 100% of travel expenses
* Convinced various entertainers to volunteer their time for charitable events

Professional Experiences
* Three Stages, Chair, Adams Morgan Community Festival, Council of Latino Agencies
* DJ/Performer Based Events, Chair, CHERRY Weekend, The Cherry Fund
* Stage Manager, Gay Day at the Zoo, The DC Center
* First Saturdays, Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets
* Stage Volunteer, Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Institute
* Two Stages and Smaller Branded Events, Chair, Youth Pride Day, Youth Pride Alliance

Film Screenings
* Reviewed and screened films for content, etc. as a film judge
* Programmed film screenings and film events for a various audiences

Professional Experiences
* Executive Director, DC Film Alliance
* Managing Director, Asian Pacific American, Inc.
* Festival Director, Reel Independent Film Extravaganza
* Associate Festival Director, Reel Affirmations Film Festival

Film Judge (Screening and Scoring) – Asian Pacific American Film Festival, DC Black Film Festival, DC Environmental Film Festival, DC Shorts Film Festival, DC Underground Film Festival, Docs in Progress, International Shorts Film Festival, NYC Independent Film Festival, Our City Film Festival, Queen City Film Festival, Scout Film Festival, Stone Soup Films, Trans Stellar Film Festival, Washington West Film Festival, Wheaton Film Festival

Film Programming
Film Programmer (Youth), DC Shorts / Film Programmer (Youth), Youth Pride Alliance

Educational Seminars
* Planned and organized educational and cultural events and seminars
* Manage logistics (registration, requests, set-up/tear down, clean-up, materials, etc.)
* Work w/ Embassies, Cultural and Ed. Institutions on Programs and Seminars
* Recruited speakers and all appropriate personnel (Both paid and volunteers)
* Secured and contracted event venues
* Processed and mailed certifications & score reports
* Create online and paper surveys for input into future educational events

Professional Experience
* Executive Director, DC Shorts
* Assistant Festival Director, Reel Affirmations
* Director of Development, Reel Independent Film
* Chair, Youth Pride Day, Youth Pride Alliance
* Presentation on Marketing, American University
* Presentation on Film Fundraising, University of Maryland
* Program Assistant, Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment
* Program Assistant, Hidden Oaks Nature Center
* Program Assistant, Weis Ecology Center

Educational Program Examples:
DC Shorts Film Festival 2015-2017
Asian Pacific American Film Festival (Page #1 / Page #2)
Reel Affirmations (Page #1 / (Page #2)