Monica Briano is passionate about mentoring others in the creative field. She currently is a Video Director and has over 13 years of experience in visual media; graphic design, photography, filming, editing, web and blogging.
Video Director, the rock church and world outreach center, san bernardino, ca — 2007-present
Leading the video team to create and produce live content for 11 church services a week. Working with strong deadlines, numerous projects, developing weekly work schedules and overseeing creative concepts, filming, editing, communication and marketing through video.
Video editor, hillsong tv, Sydney, Australia — 2005-2006
Camera operator, video editor and graphics animator for documentaries, community event, youth events, and Hillsong United TV show. Video producer and senior editor for Youth Conference 2006.
Motion Graphic Artist, inland California television network, san bernardino, ca — 2004-2005
Created motion graphics; intros, lower-thirds, full screens, and broadcast over the shoulder graphics for channel 3 informative TV segments.
Graphic Designer intern, warner Brothers Studio, Burbank, ca — 2003
Assisted the international art department, graphics manager, web department and photo editing dept. Updated website, photo request, created flash web banners, completed digital portfolio of WB ads, assisted in photo shoots and with photo editing.
Graphics teacher aid, platt college, ontario, ca — 2002
Assisted instructors during labs and portfolio prints. Helped students with their graphics software and computers issues.
Preschool apprentice, rialto school district, rialto, ca – 2001
Helped preschool teacher with class activities, lunch and students.
Hillsong International Leadership College, Sydney, Australia
Certificate IV in Ministry, TV and Media – 2005-2006
Platt College, Ontario, California
Bachelor of Arts, Visual Communications – 2003-2005
Certificate in multimedia 2002-2003
Associate’s of Arts, Graphic Design – 2001-2002
HD DSLR Filmmaking with Gale Tattersall, Creativelive.com Classroom; Seattle, Wa – 2011
Bobby Roth Directing Seminar, Los Angeles, Ca – 2011
Foundations of a Working Photographer with Zack Arias, Creativelive.com – 2011
Advanced editing in Final Cut Pro.
Animation and color correcting in After Effects.
Photoshop, Illustrator and Adobe Lightroom.
Broadcast, Professional and HD DSLR camera operator