Resume

Experience

Video Editor

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Washington, DC

May 2018 - Present

  • Part of the organization’s first in-house digital team.

  • Conceptualized and produced digital ads for eight races

  • Directed, recorded and edited voice over and radio spots

  • Drove millions of views to more than 15 video concepts

  • Worked on the ground as a staging location director in Illinois during the final stretch of the Betsy Dirksen Londrigan campaign.


Digital Fellow

Biss For Illinois

Evanston, IL

January 2018 - March 2018

  • Shot, edited, wrote and directed 15+ videos and livestreams for state wide social media with more than half a million views.

  • Photographed campaign events and created graphics.

  • Communicated with voters in person, over the phone and online.


Social Media Marketer

New Age Rebel

Watford, UK

September 2017 - December 2017

• Coordinated with influencers for sponsorships.
• Scheduled social media and implemented digital strategy.
• Wrote and ran company blog with fashion content and interviews.


Social Media Specialist

Oriental Weavers America

Dalton, GA

December 2014 - August 2015

  • Captured and modified images for social media platforms.

  • Designed and executed marketing strategy for online presence.

  • Shot and edited video content for distribution to customers.

 

Skills

Software

Final Cut Pro
Adobe creative suite:
Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Photoshop, Indesign and Illustrator


Hardware

Various DSLRs, Canon C100, microphones (lavalier, shotgun)


Languages

Arabic (fluently spoken, intermediate writing)

Spanish (intermediate knowledge)

 

Education

Columbia College Chicago

B.A. in Multimedia Journalism