Education

UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs                                                                                                      2010 – 2012 
Master of Public Policy (MPP), with a specialization in Nonprofit Law & Management               Cum Laude               

The University of Southern California                                                                                                    2004 – 2005
Bachelor of Art in Psychology                                                                                                      Summa Cum Laude                                                                                                                          

 

Experience


Media & Entertainment

VP of Brand Relations + Supervising Producer
Xpedition Media, Sherman Oaks CA  

Supervising Producer, THIS IS LA
Circle8 / CBS7, Beverly Hills CA  

Field Producer, JAGGER EATON’S MEGALIFE
SuperJacket / Nickelodeon, Los Angeles CA     

Producer, THE SCORE
VICE, Venice CA  

Associate Producer, HUANG’S WORLD
VICELAND, Venice CA 

Field Coordinator, SLEEPING WITH THE FAMILY
MTV International, Venice CA      

Founder
Sisu Creative, Venice CA  

Line Producer's Assistant, STITCHERS
Prodco / ABC Family, Los Angeles CA                                                                                                                                                      

Freelance Consultant
Snowflake Media, Venice CA                                                                                                                                                       

Production Manager and Field Producer, THE SPEED PROJECT 
Optimist Inc., Los Angeles CA         

Global Ambassador & Cast Member, OPERATION CHANGE                                                                                
Articulus Entertainment & The Starkey Hearing Foundation, Beverly Hills CA


Marketing

Marketing Coordinator
Optimist Inc., Los Angeles CA         

Social Action Campaign Manager, INTO THE NIGER DELTA                                                                                        
Wells & Jeta Entertainment, Los Angeles CA


Government & Policy

Consultant, Disaster Preparedness
Homeland Security Advisory Council, Los Angeles CA

Press Secretary, Scheduler, and Policy Analyst                                                                                                                            
Mike Williams for Congress, 5th District CT


Nonprofit

Grant Administrator 
Working Wardrobes for a New Start, Fountain Valley CA                                                                                                                                                                                           
Intern, Program Development and Grant Writing
Daniel Pearl Foundation, Los Angeles CA

Member, Board of Directors 
National Association of Veteran-Serving Organization, Washington D.C.

Member, Board of Directors                                                                                                                                                                         
True Connection, Los Angeles

Languages

  • Bulgarian

  • Spanish

  • Basic American Sign Language