Michelle Siah Baxter michellesbaxter.com/resume email@example.com 323.315.2709 Experience Tools MS Word Producer/Creator Powerpoint August 2005 to present, Los Angeles, CA Filemaker Pro Associate Producer, “Girl Power: The Movie,” Rage Ink Productions, June 2009 to present Illustrator Developed business proposal, financial model, and production budget for this innovative transmedia film. Excel Leveraged targeted new media applications to prepare and execute online social engagement strategy, Photoshop Visio OmniGrafﬂe EP Scheduling Producer/Creator, EnPointe Academics, May 2009 to present EP Budgeting Founded an education media service to improve on traditional teaching methods by leveraging new Final Draft Teaching tools include, but are not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Skype, iChat, Vyew Avid Express Final Cut services to media professionals and academic students of all ages and backgrounds. Design Producer/Director, “Apartment A,” Rock My Soul Productions, 2008 Joomla CMS HBO short film finalist, Official Selection PAFF 2008, featured on BETJ “Best Shorts” & KTLA in 2008. Wordpress CMS Squarespace cost negotiations, and marketing strategy. As director, created and directed the film’s thematic approach Facebook to key creative elements including but not limited to photography, lighting, production and sound design. Twitter Co-Producer/Director, “Bathroom Break,” Rock My Soul Productions, 2007 Official selection PAFF 2007 and the Playhouse West Festival 2006 Prepared film budget and schedule for one day shoot. Successfully directed within limits of location Expertise and budget. Organized and managed legal contracts, permits, and receipts as needed. Web 2.0 Co-Producer, “The Shadows,” Puzzle Box Pictures, 2006 Social Media Official Selection: OutFest Film Festival 2007, Reeling Chicago 2007, and Film Out San Diego 2008. Script & Teleplay Analysis, Development, and Polish Producer’s Assistant, Anonymous Content Entertainment Marketing March 2007 to March 2009, Culver City, CA Communication Design Sought and developed emerging writing and directing talent for Executive review, prepared creative and Online Communities business portfolios for clients and managed and tracked commercial and feature production timelines, Data Visualization proprietary and contractual materials, and anticipated and resolved issues. Supported Partner, Head of Story Visualization Commercials, and Integrated Media division in all aspects of corporate management. Strategic Planning Manager’s Assistant, Brillstein Entertainment Partners January 2006 to March 2007, Beverly Hills, CA To Do Prepared and prioritized client projects and provided comprehensive script & teleplay analysis and coverage. Adobe InDesign Tracked and managed key business developments; tax incentive research, work permits, cast & crew lists, reviewed, assessed and tracked talent and literary contracts for accuracy and maintained resulting Languages commissions payments and records. Drafted and maintained submission release data and office records and French performed key administrative support. Provided functional training and mentorship to incoming assistants (conversational) and interns when required. HTML Business Design Consultant, Gap Inc. (Corporate Office) PHP July 2002 to May 2004, San Francisco, CA MySQL Designed user engagement and business strategy for the management of color, size and price for Gap Inc Merchandising Systems. Led the customization process of RETEK’s award winning Brand Exposure retail management system for Gap, Old Navy, and Banana Republic brands and their online subsidiaries. Gap Old Navy Associate Production Manager, Gap Inc. (Corporate Office) Banana Republic June 2000 to July 2002, San Francisco, CA Nike Apple Conducted cost negotiations with domestic and international vendors, determined emerging global trade BMW Xbox 360 Education Philips Dior Master of Arts, Peter Stark Producing Program, USC Lancome Special emphasis on producing and marketing for multiple digital platforms and demographics Et Cetera Focus on script analysis and development; scheduling and budgeting content; practical and executive To explore what’s going on production management; financing in media and marketing for film, television, and digital media. in my head every day, check my weblog at Bachelor of Arts, History, Princeton University michellesbaxter.com. Emphases on the political and economic history of Africa and a Certificate in Theater & Dance. Special coursework in organic chemistry, molecular biology and computer science. I also like chocolate. Associate Diploma, Verse and Prose, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art Focus on diction, voice and effective public speaking for the performing arts and business communications.