Resume

KX 93.5, LAGUNA BEACH RADIO, INC. - Laguna Beach, CA

June 2012 - Present

Founder/Program Director/Morning Drive


  • Acquiring, organizing, hiring, and programming the area's first LPFM radio station.

Maple Jam Music Group - Los Angeles, CA

2013


  • Teen X-Stream Web Videos: Sports, Gadgets, and Video Games

Crush 103.9, MORRIS DESERT MEDIA - Palm Springs, CA

November 2011 - current

Afternoon Personality/Assistant Program Director


  • Promoted within. Schedule music, communicate with record reps, and execute afternoon show on startup Hot AC

CBS Local 2, DESERT TELEVISION, LLC. - Palm Springs, CA

June 2010 - December 2011

Guest Reporter, Weekly Buzz segment on morning news


93.7 KCLB ROCKS, MORRIS DESERT MEDIA - Palm Springs, CA

June 2010 - December 2011

On-Air Personality, 7:00-midnight weeknights


  • Grew target demo from a 1.5 to a 6.9 share and persons 12+ from a 3.6 to a 5.4 Introduced segments like "Celebrity Headhunting," "KCLB Undercover," and sidekick Adolfo the Cleaning Guy.

102.7 KIIS FM, CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO - Los Angeles, CA

Programming Intern - Boy Toy Jesse Lozano

February 2010 - May 2010


  • Edited media, created online promotion, filmed monthly videos, and provided on-air support for afternoon drive jock Boy Toy Jesse Lozano.

HOT 92.3, CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO - Los Angeles, CA

Production/Programming Intern

September 2009 - December 2009


  • Organized media, voice-tracked on-air personalities, and edited audio for HOT's annual 500 song countdown.

K-EARTH 101.1, CBS RADIO - Los Angeles, CA

Production Intern

August 2008 - December 2008


  • Screened call-in contests, interacted with listeners, participated on air, and assisted in the pre-recorded production of The Gary Bryan Morning Show.

CHAPMAN RADIO.com - Orange, CA

General Manager

May 2009 - May 2010


  • Grew Chapman Radio from an overlooked medium to the largest organization at Chapman. Responsible for a 15-person staff and more than 120 aspiring DJs. Made all decisions regarding programming, hiring, budget, events, promotions, and other facets of a radio station's operation.

On-Air Personality

Fall 2007 - May 2010


  • Winner of "Chapman Radio Most Promising DJ 2008, 2009" by university.
  • Developed unique Beatles promotion that was featured on KNBC 4 Nightly News and in the "Los Angeles Times."

CECIL AWARDS - Orange, CA

Red Carpet Host

May 23, 2009


  • Interviewed nominees and guests such as Rider Strong and Danielle Fishel from "Boy Meets World" on the red carpet of Chapman University's Cecil Awards show, which was broadcast on cable.

DELTA QUEEN - Orange, CA

Television Host

May 10, 2009


  • On-air host for Delta Queen beauty pageant, which was broadcast on cable and staged in front of a live audience in the hundreds.

BECKSTRAND CHARITY

Live Event Host

Fall 2009 - current


  • On-site host for multiple non-profit events such as annual galas and charity walks.

KMXZ MIX FM, JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP - Tucson, AZ

Production Intern

Spring 2007


  • Assisted with the production, post production, PSA copywriting, and on-air performance on the number one morning show in Tucson: "The Bobby Rich Morning Mix."

"THE PANTHER," CHAPMAN'S WEEKLY NEWSPAPER - Orange, CA

Web Editor

Spring 2008 - Fall 2008


Lead Reporter , Arts and Entertainment Section

Fall 2007


  • Awarded "Best A&E Writer" of the semester.

DELTA TAU DELTA FRATERNITY - Chapman University

Funniest Delt Award

November 2008


"SNOOP DOGG'S FATHER HOOD" - Los Angeles, CA

Guest Television Actor - Final Episode, Season Two

October 2008


  • Acted alongside Snoop's "honorary" son Anthony in an episode of the reality show on E! Television Network.

Education

Chapman University - Orange, CA

2007 - 2011


  • 2009 "Outstanding Sophomore of the Year." Nominated by peers and awarded by Dean.
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.75. Chancellor's List 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Recipient of Journalism Talent Scholarship
  • Self-Designed Major in "Multi-Media Journalism"

References

Jennifer Shevlin: 760-322-7890, jennifer.shevlin@morris.com

93.7 KCLB Rocks Program Director

Jhani Kaye: 818-859-3500, jmkaye@kearth101.com

K-EARTH 101 Program Director, 2008 Radio and Records "Program Director of the Year"

Jesse Lozano: 818-559-2252, jesselozano@clearchannel.com

KIIS FM Afternoon Drive Personality

Ron Shapiro: 818-566-4525, ronshapiro@clearchannel.com

HOT 92.3 Assistant Program Director and Creative Director

Bobby Rich: 520-591-5607, bobbyfm@aol.com

KMXZ Mix FM Program Director, Morning Show Host