Make your own free website on
ENGAGE Productions
Whitney's Resume old
Whitney's Resume
Films and Videos
Projects at Emerson College
Small Projects at Emerson
Just for Fun
Richard Freshman
Silver Lining
Still Photography
Click below to view a variety of downloadable resumes (to print)

The following resume was last updated: November 2003


  • Emerson College; Boston, MA. Undergraduate junior
  • The Bromfield School; Harvard, MA.
      GPA: 3.2
      Year of Graduation: 2001
      Awards: Honor Roll, Quill and Scroll, Poetry/Friends of the Public Library Scholarship, Senior Band Award (flute), Swim Team Letter.
      Professional courses: Adult Education Editing Clinic 1999: Certified to use deck-to-deck system and qualification for access to town video cameras and equipment.
      Media and theater classes
  • Summer Filmmakers Workshop at the Tisch School, New York University,
      GPA: 4.0
      Duration: July- August 2000
      Summary: Introduction to theory and techniques of developing and producing short digital videos, daily lectures and labs on the art of (pre/post) production. 4 college credits.

Employment and Experience

  • Digital Production Labbie. Emerson College: Boston, MA. Aid students with digital production questions/complications; monitor labs and digital production floors. September 2003 - Present.

  • Mother's Helper. Nancy and Chris Stone. Nantucket, MA. Aided mother with children and household chores, provided transportation, engaged in activities, lived with family. July 27 - August 6, 2003.

  • Dance Instructor/Camp Counselor. Bonnie Castle Riding Camp at Stoneleigh-Burnham School, Greenfield, MA. Designed and taught dance routines; supervised meals and bedtimes, led activities, lived on campus. June 27 - July 26, 2003.

    • Math Tutor. Bonnie Castle Riding Camp. Prepared camper for high school Algebra class. July 13 - July 26, 2003.
  • Resident Assistant. Emerson College, campus in the Netherlands. Worked with the residences, aided students with problem solving/advice, held floor meetings, assisted staff with various responsibilities. January 2003 - May 2003.

  • Driver. Emerson College, campus in the Netherlands. Picked up/droped off teachers from/at train station (to main campus). January 2003 - May 2003.

  • Cinematographer/Photographer. Bob Mayerson. Photographed and filmed Bar Mitzvah. November 2002.

  • Intern/Volunteer. Boston Casting. Place calls to talent, aid directors with office tasks and organization, assistance with casting. September 2002- December 2002.

  • HBO Family. Sold personal short video Streaming Whit to two year run on program 30 by 30: Kid Flicks. 2001-2003.

  • Mother's Helper/Personal Assistant to Steven and Kathleen Haley. Dover/Cotuit, MA; Santa Barbara, CA. Cared for children and family dog, provided transportation, traveled with family, conducted secretarial tasks for Mr. Haley. May - August 2001/02.

  • Desk Receptionist, Emerson College, Boston. Answered phones, checked in guests, and swiped ID cards for security measures. January 2001- May 2001.

  • Cinematographer at the Subtech 6th International Conference on Substantive Technology and Legal Education at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA. Video recorded several meetings throughout the three day conference. September 2000.

  • Page. Harvard Public Library, Harvard, MA: Part-time. Shelved returned books and covered new items. October 1999- March 2001.

  • Tutor. Aided elementary student with math, writing, science, and social studies assignments twice a week. October 1999 - April 2000.

  • Flute Tutor.Aided and practiced with young flutist. January 1998 - April 1998.

  • Caretaker of several children and pets in the town of Harvard, MA. Tend to children and pets, cook meals, provide transportation. May 1994- present.


  • Video editing- Final Cut Pro, Avid Express, Media 100, I Movie, Pinnacle Systems, Linear/Deck to Deck.
  • Film Editing- Steenbeck, Rivas and Guillotine Splicers.
  • Still photography and darkroom experience/skills (black and white)
  • Computer proficiency- PC and Mac
    • Word/script processing- Microsoft Word/Works, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Money, Word Perfect, ScriptMaker; Typing speed: 50 wpm
    • Photoshop; After Effects; Live Type
    • HTML, Dreamweaver
  • Speak and write French
  • MA Drivers license- possession of car, ability to drive manuel/stick shift.

Highlighted Interests

    Dance (hip-hop), rollerblading, music, psychology, Australia, Europe, Shakespeare, marine life, health/exercise, the New VW Beetle (proud owner), The Simpsons.

References are availible upon request