Audio & Video Content Creator
Video Storyteller. Radio Journalist. Consultant.
Experienced video producer, trained in New York City. 6+ years in news journalism covering daily news, mega-events (courtside reporter at the Olympics in Rio) and social justice/ race/ police matters. Currently teaching radio and video storytelling and working as a freelance video producer and consultant helping people and companies make better videos.
Fluent in Spanish & Portuguese.
RECENT CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
interview, anchor, host, voice-over
script, write, copyedit, storyboard
research, coordinate, direct, manage
video oversight, branded content, marketing
premiere, final cut, AVID, newsboss
fluent Portuguese & Spanish
Polls show Portlanders are still undecided over whether to approve a 10-cent per gallon gas tax for the next four years. In a KXL exclusive, we spoke to passionate parties from both sides.
Search the word "binge" on Google and the first thing to pop up is "Binge-On" unlimited video service. KXL's Erin Schneider explores why this doesn't sit well with people with eating disorders.
Bernie Sanders takes Oregon handily. It's ones of the only three states with mail-in and drop-off voting. For CBS National.
Your summer bucket list just got longer. KXL's Erin Schneider has the scoop on the whale watching spots attracting people from all over the world.
Residents of Portland, Oregon can now legally identify themselves as gender-neutral. For CBS National.
The radio host-turned-occupier is the middle of a debate on the first amendment. KXL's Erin Schneider was at the trial of the United States government vs. Pete Santilli.
Suicide rates have hit a 30-year high and Oregon ranks near the top. KXL's Erin Schneider looks behind the scenes at one of the state's busiest mental health resources.
Suicide is at its highest rate in three decades. KXL's Erin Schneider finds out what you can do to help stop the epidemic.
The show seeks to challenge stigmas around relationships, sexuality, travel, and mind-altering experiences - with the goal of opening a productive dialogue about personal transformation between guests and listeners. It is part of the UNMUTE platform - recently featured by Apple as one of the 'Best New Apps.' The conversations are recorded in real-time and listeners can be 'unmuted' to ask questions. UNMUTE has 60,000+ subscribers and hosts daily interviews with actors, artists, athletes, writers, bloggers, and influencers.2017
• Transatlantic: Panel host and speaker for Nomad Cruise Conference about location independent lifestyles. Taught sold-out workshop on Elements of Video Storytelling.
• Washington, D.C.: Photographed Women’s March on Washington.
• Portugal: Covered European reaction to American presidential election, consulted within Lisbon startup scene, and organized the largest meet-up at the Web Summit conference.
• Madrid, Spain: Sent radio content to US outlets on World Gay Pride Week 2017.
• Dominican Republic: Researched foreign aid misuse and “volun-tour-ism.”
• Remote: Write digital content and lead online engagement for Capa Consulting Group.
Pitched, produced, scripted and contributed to video editing of short feature videos at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Conducted mixed zone interviews with athletes post-event. Interviews and 2-3 minute video packages sent to 238 Rights Holding Broadcasters worldwide - reaching an audience of over a billion people. Contributing reporter to 500 hours of continuous Olympic coverage.2016
Reported and edited stories for CBS FM, with 30 million weekly listeners nationwide.2016
Weekend anchor and board operator for live, satellite and prerecorded shows and presidential debates. Fill-in weekday reporter and editor for top-rated local news station. Covered daily news and produced long-form series on suicide, Brazil and the Olympics.2016
One of a core team of four, organizing the first year of STAGES, a mini-incubator for assembly-stage entrepreneurs from all verticals. Also wrote all website content, sponsorships and public-facing material.2015 - 2016
Pitched, reported and wrote articles on local businesses, commerce trends, startups and government.2013 - 2016
Portuguese-to-English translations for B2B advertising, internal and public-facing content.2015
Wrote business-to-business advertising content for motion graphics and 3D-interactive displays for Fortune 500 businesses. Worked closely with marketing team on content and strategy for company website relaunch.2014
Point person on mobile app development for art exhibit celebrating 15 years of the show Oregon Art Beat. Worked individually with app developers, art studios and 300 artists.2014
Reported and delivered daily news stories for startup with three million Facebook fans. Specialized in finance, military and science & technology reporting.2013
Researched and interviewed scientists, doctors and patients worldwide for PBS film on alternative medicine.2013
Filmed, produced and edited video shorts on controversial police policy. Interviewed politicians, police, citizens and activists.2012
Found only known recording of controversial police practice known as Stop-and-Frisk. Worked on three-person filming, scripting and editing viral documentary-short called The Hunted and The Hated2012
During her time at NYU, Erin became a rising star in the journalism department. The journalism school’s annual honors film festival screened her thesis film on “Stop and Frisk,” which was the precursor to her viral documentary featured by The Nation. Erin double-majored in sociology, where she also dove into racial justice and policing, interviewing almost two dozen police officers for her final project.
At Rio’s premiere film academy, Erin worked closely with a small class of local filmmakers and journalists in an intensive course covering the latest in audiovisual editing and Adobe Premiere.