Resume

Chris Freitas’s Resume

Christopher P. Freitas

Memphis, TN 38104

chrisfreitasonradio@gmail.com

 

Objective

To produce entertaining and informative content & programming to a wide audience.

Experience

Nexstar

Memphis, TN 38134

WATN/WLMT/WJKT-TV

Production Assistant

August 2014-Present

  • Operated sound board during weekend evening newscasts.

  • Adjusted audio levels

  • Checked microphone for batteries and volume levels.

  • Operated teleprompter on evening newscasts.

  • Edited VO, SOTVO, NATVO, and PKG video

WUMR-FM

Memphis, TN 38152

University of Memphis

Sports Producer/Webmaster

June 2010-Present

  • Played music and made announcements on-the-air.

  • Operated control board to air content

  • Familiarized with playlists and format clocks.

  • Logged operation times for my shift.

  • Used the control board to air content while adjusting VU levels.

  • Played announcements and legal IDs via station computer.

  • Managed content on using Luminus & OUCampus

Entercom Memphis

Memphis, TN 38117

WMFS-FM (ESPN Radio)

Assistant Producer

September 2010-December 2010; August 2014-Present

  • Produced sports-related shows and live events.

  • Set up stopsets with ads, promos, and other elements for show.

  • Used the control board to air programming while adjusting VU levels.

  • Played announcements & legal IDs via station computer.

  • Created station promos

  • Edited podcasts and uploaded them to station website.

  • Had guests booked for upcoming shows.

Education
  • University of Memphis

Bachelor of Arts, Communications/Journalism (203 credits)

GPA: 3.22

  • Relevant coursework includes: Radio Production Studio/Operation, Broadcast Preparation/Performance, Radio/TV Programming, Broadcast Regulation/Programming Policy, Reporting, Web Publishing, TV News Production/Writing, Visual Journalism, Media Writing.
Qualifications
  • Knowledge of Broadcast and Social Media

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Windows, & Mac

  • Knowledge in Final Cut Pro, Audacity, Pro Tools, Cool Pro Edit, Abode Creative Suite, ENPS, and Edius

  • Proficient in HTML, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, & InDesign, and WordPress

  • Able to write for print & web, photojournalism, interview subjects, gather information, source-checking, and reporting.

  • Flexible & Can Adapt to Work Environment

Affiliations
  • Member of the Boy Scouts of America from 1996 to 2003.

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