Lindsay Clark

Writer / Photographer / Video Producer & Editor / Teacher

lclark at tgs dot org, +1.646.257.3984, skype: lclark.tgs

Work Experience

Media Specialist & newMedia Lab Teacher of THINK Global School
04/2012 - Present

  • Head all documentary efforts and media creation for the world's first nomadic high school
  • Collaborate with faculty members to develop educational media for a global audience
  • Drive media skills integration into curriculum with the self-created newMedia Lab course and professional development
  • Coordinate and curate the school's online interaction and manage the digital output of 60+ students and staff
  • Member of Crisis Management Team at the mobile campus and Strategic Planning committee for technology in education

Media Specialist & Creative Arts teacher of THINK Global School
08/2011 - 03/2012

  • Head all documentary efforts and visual media creation for the world's first traveling high school
  • Developed a pre-IBDP Creative Arts curriculum focused on digital media and 2D art, instructed in weekly classes in a mobile classroom using place-based learning
  • Curate the school's online interaction and manage the digital output of 40+ students and staff

Website Editor and Consultant of SierraGAnderson.com
12/2011

  • Develop copy, repurpose content, and increase website functionality for TLC personality Sierra Anderson, star of Hook, Line, and Sisters

Shooter, Editor, & Photographer of THINK Global School
06/2011 - 07/2011

  • Documented 15 international students at the world’s first global, mobile high school
  • Produced, shot, and edited five short films, including a 20-minute documentary that focuses on south China/Tibetan culture and trekking in Tiger Leaping Gorge

MatadorTV Video Curator of Matador Network
04/2010 - 08/2011

  • Featured multimedia content and creators to engage an international audience of over 1 million unique visitors monthly
  • Developed original content for the world's largest independent travel publication

Producer, Shooter & Photographer for Sawasdee, Thailand! travel series
11/2010 - 04/2011

  • Structured an academic travel series from research to production for a multi-award winning company with a viewership of over 2 million worldwide
  • Documented three weeks of cultural immersion with video and photography, developing a team-wide visual style for the destination as well as brand recognition

Shooter & Photographer for Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts, Bangkok, Thailand
03 - 04/2011

  • Created visual content for internal and external-use promotional materials

Producer, Editor, Shooter & Photographer for The Global Syndicate's Haiti Project
02/2011

  • Traveled across three regions of Haiti to shoot and develop cultural features and marketing content for The Global Syndicate

Series Producer, Editor & Writer for Yebo, South Africa! travel series
10/2010 - 02/2011

  • Produced and edited 50 short films from Archbishop Desmond Tutu to Zulu dancing
  • Transformed academic research into a multi-faceted educational experience with video, photography, illustrations, blogs, and music

Producer, Editor, Photographer, Shooter & Writer for Mucho México travel series
03 - 09/2010

  • Field-produced, shot, and edited a multi-disciplinary series on the culture and history of Mexico

Co-Founder & Education Specialist of The Nakavika Project
11/2009 - Present

  • Conceived, self-sponsored and implemented a volunteer-based, grassroots project in a remote Fijian village
  • Developed and conducted classes for children, youth, and adults focused on health, hygiene and English education

World Traveler Intern of STA Travel U.S.A. division
4 – 9/2009

  • Was selected as 1 of 2 interns from over 700 applicants to travel the world on behalf of STA Travel for 2.5 months
  • Produced multimedia content from eleven countries for a global marketing campaign
  • Acted as brand ambassador, representing STA Travel online and offline globally

Contemporary Art Curatorial Intern of The Indianapolis Museum of Art
5 - 8/2007

  • Liaised between the museum and commissioned artists, aiding in the development of site-specific installations for the "100 Acres" Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park, one of the largest art parks in the country
  • Created original interpretive content for exhibition materials and collaborated with curators on permanent gallery installations

Skills

Technology: digital and film photography, digital video, Final Cut Pro 7/X and Motion, Adobe Photoshop, Bridge & Illustrator, Macintosh and Windows Systems, HTML, XML, Elementary CSS, Wordpress, Microsoft Office

Specialities: Online Marketing & Branding, Social Media, Travel/Academic/Satirical Writing, TESL/TESOL Education

Languages: Intermediate in Spanish and Italian, dabbling in Hindi, Swahili, Khmer, Haitian Creole, German, Japanese, Thai & Fijian

Travel Experience

Visited, worked or lived in: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bhutan, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, England, Fiji, France, Germany, Greece, Haiti, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Laos, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, New Zealand, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Scotland, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Switzerland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, U.A.E., USA, Uruguay, Vietnam, USVI, Zambia, & Zanzibar

Honors & Affiliations

Video editor for Edublog Award-winning website for "best use of video" • Mona Schoch Leadership Award • Senior Mortar Board • National Society of Collegiate Scholars • Phi Eta Sigma Honors Fraternity • Alpha Lambda Delta • Phi Mu Women's Fraternity • Indiana University Fine Arts Student Association

Activities

The Reel Deal Film Club, THINK Global School film club 02/2014 - present
Palm Tree Orphanage, Cambodia, Volunteer and Fundraiser 11/2008 – 05/2009
Soft Power Education, Jinja, Uganda, Volunteer and Fundraiser 8/2008

Education

Indiana University, Bloomington
B.A. Studio Art and Art History with Honors, Minor in Italian

Oxford Seminars
TESL/TESOL Teacher Training Certification

Semester at Sea, University of Virginia
Focus: International Affairs, Oceanography, Art History and Global Education

Indiana University Overseas Study Abroad, Florence, Italy
Focus: Visual Arts and Italian

The Maine Media Workshops, Rockport
Focus: Documentary Photography and Photojournalism with Ernesto Bazan

Park Tudor School, Indianapolis, Indiana
Diploma

Courses

Moniack Mhor: Creative Writing Centre in Scotland
Creative Non-Fiction Writing Workshop