Teaching: Photography, Video Production, Post-production/Editing, Film Studies
Research: Hispanics in South Texas, Migrant Issues, Border landscape, and Bicultural Issues.
- MFA, Film, Ohio University, Athens, OH
- B.S., Radio-TV-Film, The University of Texas at Austin
Representative Scholarly Activities:
Producer/Director/Editor – Proyecto Scalabrini: Casas Del Migrante Red – currently in post-production. Documentary dealing with five immigrant shelters in Mexico and Guatemala. www.migrante.com/mx
Producer/Director/Editor – Voluntariado Scalabriniano – currently in post-production. Documentary dealing with the Scalabrini Missionaries’ youth volunteer program.
Producer/Director- Audiencia -2008 – DV short documentary about the underground Lucha Libre in Laredo Texas and the immigrant community that make up the audience at the events, June 2008.
Line Producer (Laredo/Nuevo Laredo)– The Americana Project – HD feature-length project, director Topaz Adizes, Summer 2007.
Assistant Director (Guerreo Viejo) – La Marchanta – 16mm motion picture experimental film, director Anne Wallace, May 2007.
Producer- Reconstruction: Brick and Image Fred Spaulding. Documentary – DV format, – October 2005.
Producer/Director/Editor –Casa Del Migrante. short documentary – DV format, Dec. 2005.
Documentary Filmmaker– April 2005. “A Day in a Life: American Woman – South Texas”.
Documentary Filmmaker– May 2003. “America 24/7 – West Texas” - Documentary Project: first national digital photography project.
Producer – 2004. “Fractions: The Artist Confessions”. Feature-length documentary - DV format.
Assistant Photographer – December 2003 - January 2004. National Geographic Assignment: “Hispanics in South Texas”.