Resume

Work Experience

Audio Production

  • Commercial Producer for over 100 30-60 second radio spots (2010-Present)
  • Producer of “Windy City ThunderBolts Daily Podcast,” a daily baseball recap podcast featuring highlight clips and summary narration (2009-Present)
  • Producer, Writer, Editor and Narrator for “People and Policy: Critical Concerns,” an audio documentary series focused on the social concerns of the Sisters of Mercy, including immigration, the environment and human trafficking (2015-2016)

Play-by-Play

  • Windy City ThunderBolts professional baseball– over 1,000 games (2009-Present)
  • University of Saint Francis – Baseball, basketball, football, soccer, softball and volleyball (2014-Present)
  • Freelance radio and TV for outlets including ESPN3, High School Cube, IHSA TV Network, Tourbeau Sports Group and more (2013-Present)
    • Sports include: baseball, basketball, football, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball and volleyball
  • Saint Xavier University – Basketball, football and soccer (2006-2011)

Media Relations

  • Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the Windy City ThunderBolts Frontier League baseball team (2010-Present); Responsibilities include:
    • Managing all aspects of broadcast and press box operations
    • Designing and preparing daily game notes and stat packs
    • Writing for team publications and website
    • Contributing to team social media accounts
    • Writing over 100 press releases per year

On-Air Hosting

  • Pregame and postgame host for all Windy City ThunderBolts and University of St. Francis broadcasts, featuring interviews with players and coaches (2009-Present)
  • Host and Producer of “Bolts of the Round Table,” a baseball talk podcast affiliated with the Windy City ThunderBolts (2017-2019)
  • Co-Host of “Chicago Fire Soccer Weekly,” the official radio show of Chicago’s Major League Soccer team, and Chicago Fire radio pregame shows featuring live and pre-recorded interviews with players and coaches (2007)
  • Radio Host for weekly Old Time Radio and trivia game shows on WXAV, 88.3 FM in Chicago (2007-2010)

Teaching

  • Audio Instructor at Illinois Media School, teaching topics that include audio production, podcasting, on-air presentation, news and sports talk radio

Education

Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois (2006-2010)

  • B.A. in Mass Communication with History Minor

Additional Skills

  • Proficient in various audio editing software including Audition, Logic Pro, Pro Tools and Audacity
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite