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Lonnie Jackson


City of Hopkins                                                                                                Aug. 2011- Present

Video Tech/Television Director – Hopkins, MN

Work independently to plan, direct, organize and record the live broadcast of City Council Meetings for cable access.

Convert video recordings into digital files for internet webcast.

Manage sound equipment, operate robotic cameras and digital editing software.

ShopNBC                                                                                                     Oct. 2008- Present

Video-Photographer – Eden Prairie, MN

Style and videotape product for on-air presentation.

Revise, edit and digitally convert video file footage for air utilizing digital editing software.

Enter show data for director access to digital playlists.

ShopNBC                                                                                                  Oct. 2005- Oct. 2008

Visual Product Coordinator – Eden Prairie, MN

On set experience reviewing show details, concepts, and set changes with producers and show hosts while communicating information to team members and support staff.

Delegated tasks and responsibilities while working under pressure to meet time-sensitive deadlines.

Demonstrated ability to maintain composure and work efficiently in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.

Bartender / Freelance Graphic – Web Design                                              Jan 2004- Oct 2005

Ruby Tuesday’s – Edina, MN

Exercised effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact            professionally with a diverse group of customers and support staff.

Wrote and edited HTML code. Animated graphics and created company logos. Designed and produced company web pages.

Created original design concepts, including logos, brochures, flyers and collateral materials.

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity / AmeriCorps                                         Aug 2000- Dec 2003

Construction Assistant – Minneapolis, MN

Assisted trades persons to erect and repair structures and facilities on

building and construction sites.

Managed the budgets for tools and equipment needed for building projects.

Performed supervisory duties, organized volunteers, explain directions clearly while   instructing individuals from diverse ethnic and social background.

Winning Solutions                                                                                May 1999- June 2000

Web Design – Ames, IA

Utilized composition and layout skills, to design and develop logos, websites and other

design projects using photo editing software and rendering freehand.

Managed static and dynamic website content.

Collaborated with account executives to discuss projects and create original

concept designs for clients.

Education & Technical Skills

Bachelor of Arts and Science – Visual Arts – University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 1999

Charcoal Renderings, Pen/Ink, Web Design and Design Composition,

Acrylic Painting, Watercolor, Illustration, Freehand Drawing, Logo Design



Computer Software Workshops – Hennepin Tech College, Minneapolis, MN 2004

Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Quark XPress, Windows Movie Maker, iMovie

HTML, CSS, PHP, Java integration and information architecture


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