Wednesday, May 8th | 1:00 - 2:00PM
Room 500 - The Screening Room
This panel is intended for students to hear directly from Flashpoint alumni members, who have been in their shoes and who have been able to tackle the job search, as well as secure opportunities within their field of study. This is the ideal opportunity for students to ask alumni members questions about their experience throughout the job search, receive tips and advice on how to better position themselves as they prepare to embark on their individual job search.
Oscar Montesdeoca, Film
Oscar is a 2018 Film graduate. He is a Producer, Cinematographer, Editor, and Location Manager who has worked as a Locations Assistant for 20th Century Fox Productions, NBCUniversal Media and HBO.
Jacob Linden, Film
Jacob is a 2015 Film graduate, Founder of Yakub Films, Director, DP, Editor, Designer and Content Creator; who has worked with Chance the Rapper, Joey Purp and music festival, Lollapalooza to
name a few.
Melody Pohla, Design & Visual Communication
Melody is a 2018 Design & Visual Communications graduate. She is currently a Marketing Coordinator and Designer at HOK, a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm, and works extensively with the Chicago AIGA chapter.
DJ Meadows, Recording Arts
DJ is a 2017 Recording Arts graduate. He is currently a Freelance Sound Designer, creating new worlds for filmmakers, animators, and other visual artists through non-visual mediums focused in the post production world.
Evan Ullrich, Recording Arts
Evan is a 2017 Recording Arts graduate. Evan is a skilled AV Engineer with technical directing experience. He has worked as a Technical Director and a Tech Production Assistant.
Rachel Pedroza, Film
Rachel is a 2018 Film graduate. She is an Editor, who has worked as a Video Producer for NBC Sports Chicago, and an Assistant Editor and Dailies Technician with Persicope Post and Audio.