9798 East River Street
Elyria, Ohio, 44035
Home phone 440-322-5445
Cell phone 440-452-5702
WVIZ PBS Channel 25
December 2006 to Present
STUDIO PRODUCTION I –Part-Time- On Call
Under the supervision of the Production Manager, performs basic studio camera operation duties during live, taped or live-to-tape productions. Teleprompter Operation, Strike and store sets Operate lighting board and hang lighting fixtures, Floor direct, assist with other studio tasks.
Space Cable/ Cablevision of Ohio/ Adelphia Communications/ Time Warner
Strongsville Ohio, Brook Park Ohio, Cleveland Ohio
October 1983 to December 2006
Production Tech-Production Assistant
Duties include: Writing 6 minute newscast, Commercial insertion, ENG, Direct and produce local high school football and basketball games for telecast. In charge of 7 to 15 member crew for local NCAA Division III Football telecast & Technical Direct, Write, Produce and camera operator for sports segments.. Video tape local City Council, Board of Education meetings and civic organization meetings. Produce two monthly shows: “Ask Time Warner,” City Link”, Produce & Direct local High School Sports. Direct live daily sports talk show “More Sports and Les Levine”.
RASCO/Northern Ohio Interconnect
North Olmsted, Ohio
July 1994 to July 1998
Job included: Compiling master commercial tapes. Dub down to air on cable channel. Grip and run camera for commercial shoots. Tagging spots when needed graphics.
WGAR Radio AM
Broadview Heights, Ohio
March 1983 to June 1984
Help with radio production; work with microwave transmission from Sales to Production Department. Help produce segments for morning drive time show. Dub reel to reel commercials to carts. Work on jobs no one wanted.
Skilled on the following video equipment
- Edit with Pinnacle Silver, Liquid Edition and Avid Xpress.
- Ross Cinergy 4, 3, 2, Video Switcher
- Sony Beta SX
- Sony DVCAM DSR-300
- Beta to Beta editing
- Adobe Photoshop 5.5, 6.0
1981 to 1982 University of Toledo - Broadcasting
1982 to 1984 Cuyahoga Community College - Arts & Science
OCTA Image Award 2003 Customer Information Programming,
Large Systems Ask Adelphia, Adelphia Cable, Cleveland
Referee local Youth and High School Ice Hockey 1994 - present
Referee local High School & College Lacrosse 1990 - present
Grip/Ground Camera Operator - Scoreboard Operations - Cleveland Browns
August 2001 - Present