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Education

2011 — BA Interactive Arts and Technology (Design) with Distinction from Simon Fraser University

2010, 2011 — Attended the Banff Mountain Film Festival’s Adventure Filmmakers Workshop

2010 — Attended the Vancouver Mountain Film Festival’s Film Making Seminar

2005 — Completed Gulf Islands Film and Television School Super 8 Media intensive program

2005 — Graduated French Immersion Program from Canmore Collegiate High School with awards in Academic Excellence and Communication Technology

Community Involvement

2012-2013 — Trail Builder, Bow Valley Mountain Bike Alliance

2012-2013 — Pre-Screener, Banff Mountain Film Festival

2011 — Assistant, Adventure Filmmakers Workshop, Banff Mountain Film Festival

2010-2011 — Volunteer Ski Patroller, Mt. Seymour

2006-2011 — Trip Leader and instructor, SFU Outdoors Club

2010 — Photographer, Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival

Employment

2010-2013 — Proprietor, Videographer, Photographer, Editor; Snowpatch Media

June 2013 — Visitor Facilities Attendant, Banff National Park

2011-2012 — Film and Video Production Coordinator, Yamnuska Mountain Adventures

2009-2010 — Videographer, Banff National Park

2007-2008 — Heritage Presenter, Banff National Park

Certifications

Paddle Canada Big Canoe Intermediate Leader

Paddle Alberta Waterfront Canoe Instructor

Canadian Avalanche Association’s Avalanche Skills training level one

Applied Mountain Meteorology for Canadian Professionals and Outdoor Enthusiasts (Level 1)

Parks Canada’s Horsemanship Training course (Level 1 and 2 excluding shoeing)

Parks Canada’s Basic Wildland Firefighter course

80 hour Wilderness First Aid (Advanced First Aid)

Interpretive Guides Association Standard/Apprentice Mountain Parks and Heritage Interpreter

 

Awards

Wild Places – Finalist, Banff Mountain Film Festival; Official selection, Rossland Mountain Film Festival, Finalist UN International Forest Film Festival

Spearhead Soul Skiing – Winner, Backcountry Skiing Canada 2012 Photo/Video Competition; Finalist, Banff Mountain Film Festival; Official Selection, Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival; Official Selection, Adventure Movie Awards, Italy