Rutherford, New Jersey 07070
OBJECTIVE: A full-time position in the field of photography.
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, May 2022, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ
SOFTWARE: Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere Pro
Photographer, Poofy Organics, East Rutherford, NJ, August 2023 to Present
Stylizing and photographing bath and body products for their website and social media.
Photographer, Mammas Liquid Love, Rutherford, New Jersey, September 2022 to Present
Stylizing and photographing jewelry and creating social media content for a Women-owned business.
Photographer, Gallivant Design, Hong Kong, China, August 2022
Photographed a series of bags for their upcoming collection.
Photographer, New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, Lyndhurst NJ, May to August 2022
Photographed events, tours and Meadowlands parks for the NJSEA’s annual report and social media outlets.
Assistant, Jessica Santoro Photography Internship, Lyndhurst NJ, August to December 2021
Set up and cleaned the studio, assisted on location, took and edited photos, acquired props for shoots, created a flyer to promote photo sessions.
Paralegal, Keenan & Doris Law Firm, Rutherford NJ, February 2017 to October 2019
Assisted with several activities such as filing, printing, scanning, copying, faxing, logging and sorting cases.
Packaging Employee, Poofy Organics, Rutherford, NJ, Summer, 2016 and 2017
Packaged and labeled organic bath and body products.
MetLife Pride Social Media Campaign; MetLife used my photograph taken at the Gay Pride Parade for their Pride Social Media Campaign in 2018 and 2019.
Together We Rise; designed and decorated panels for duffel bags that are given to foster children.
Jill Homcy Memorial Award; awarded by Bergen County Audubon Society for recognizing a photographer or videographer whose skill and passion has raised awareness to preserve and protect wildlife and natural habitat in New Jersey.
Karen Ziccardi ‘68 Art Excellence Award; awarded by Karen Ziccardi and the Art Department based on review of my artwork and artist statement
Frank Capone Memorial Scholarship; awarded by the Cooperative Education Department based on a review of responsibilities completed during Fall Semester Internship, written personal statement and letters of recommendation.
Tom Reiss Endowed Scholarship; Photography scholarship awarded by the Art Department based on a review of my work and class grades in my junior year at NJCU.
Dean’s List for Academic Honors; every semester from Freshman to Senior Year, GPA 3.9
REFERENCES: Available upon request