Christina Marie Parissi

Filmmaker, Writer, and Editor in Worcester, Massachusetts

CHRISTINA MARIE PARISSI
475 Chandler St. Apt. 307 | Worcester, MA 01602 | 508-753-7396 | christinaparissi @icloud.com

I am detail oriented, self motivated, a quick and thorough learner. I thrive when collaborating, and work well under pressure.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Worcester Adult Learning Center, 20 Irving Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609 September 2014 to August 2017

Daytime Technology Coordinator

● Assisted staff with using and troubleshooting iPads, Apple TV, e-mail, internet connections, web sites and educational apps in the classroom

● Posted relevant news and events to the program’s website, Facebook and Twitter

● Created slideshows and presentations highlighting program benefits and student success

● Took photos and videos at special events

● Suggested and introduced new ways to effectively use technology in the classroom

John Woodman Higgins Armory Museum, Worcester, MA January 2012 to May 2012 Marketing Intern

● Photographed workshops and special events

● Archived and organized digital photographs

● Added proposed social media posts to Excel spreadsheets and finalized posts to HootSuite

● Updated Excel spreadsheets for memberships and donation requests

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts Communication Worcester State University Worcester, MA May 17, 2014

SKILLS & ABILITIES Technology

● Operating both Apple & PC Systems

● Web Design Blogging, Social Media Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, WordPress

● Adobe Suite – CS 5.1, CS 6 – Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier

● Assistive Technology: Quartet ECU, Tobii, Words+, Dragon Naturally Speaking, JAWS, NLS Talking Book Players

Production

● Writer, First Unit Director, Director of Photography, Producer of The Last Summer: The True Story of Easter Seals’s Camp Hemlocks (Documentary)

● Shot video for course assignments

● Digital photography at poetry readings and art festivals

● Virtual photography in virtual universes – SecondLife, InWorldz, Virtual Highway, OSGrid

Post Production

● Composer and Editor of The Last Summer: The True Story of Easter Seals’s Camp Hemlocks (Documentary)

● Edited documentary with Apple Final Cut Pro 7, Apple Motion, Apple iMovie and Adobe Photoshop CS 5.1 and

CS 6

● Composed music and voice-overs with Apple Soundtrack Pro and Garageband

● Output to DVD w

  • Education
    • Worcester State University - Class of 2014 - BA in Communications