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

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     

Associate Producer, THE SCORE
Vice, Venice CA  

Associate Producer, HUANG’S WORLD
Vice, 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