ABOUT THE ARTIST
Maya began working in film during the summer of 2018 while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University. She interned, freelanced, and produced while continuing to work as a professional editor through the summer of 2020, when she graduated from VCUarts with a BFA in Film and Photography.
After her time at VCU, Maya worked in Los Angeles as a Lead Editor and Manager for 4 years at the boutique post production company J-Cut Films.
Since then, she has moved to Portland, Oregon to work in the visual effects industry. In her free time, she enjoys staying up to date on the latest editing trends, trying all types of food around the PDX area, and spending time with her partner and cats, Walter and Mr. Morton.
Produced daily social media content for VMware Explore 2022.
Filmed and collaborated with a team of shooters to obtain the best possible event footage.
Edited multiple versions of daily recap videos for employees and attendees.
Sorted and managed content for multiple teams on both a main server and several hard drives.
J-Cut Films, Inc.
Managed and delegated projects to a creative editing team.
Collaborated with clients to create custom, branded content unique to each project.
Consistently met all deadlines for projects with tight timelines.
Developed new procedures and processes to achieve high impact, visually interesting content.
refuge visual effects
Ensured continuity of visual effects within sequences featured in the series The Righteous Gemstones, One Piece, and Superman and Lois.
Managed and created content for websites and social media accounts across multiple platforms.
Built and maintained a structure for archiving reels and tutorial videos.
WORK AT A GLANCE
Passionate and creative video editor with over 5 years of professional experience in both production and post production. Skilled project manager and team lead with the ability to collaborate and coordinate well under the pressure of tight deadlines. Multitalented graphic artist with in-depth knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. Dedicated to supporting the creative vision of each unique project and ensuring professional, engaging content.