Resume and Achievements

Amanda "Mandy" Hutchings

 

  • Leadership roles in film, theater, yearbook, choir, and broadcast journalism

  • Founder and COO of Ginger Snap Productions, LLC

  • Extensive knowledge of Apple computers and Final Cut X video editing software

  • Experience in social media administration, theater marketing, and publicity

  • Superior organization skills

 

Professional Experience

  • Shawn Welling Productions LLC internship Houston TX                                       June 2018

  • Austin Film Festival                                                                                                    2018-2021

    • Principal Photographer for Panels

  • Self-Employed photographer for college graduation pictures

  • Tripp Film LLC internship Houston TX                                                        May- August 2021

  • BEVO Productions                                                                                                     2019-2022

    • ​Indie Meme Film Festival                                                                                            2022

University 

  • Dean’s List 

    • Includes junior/senior level film classes

    •  Film Club - Production Do You Have the Time October 2018

    • Director for short Plus One

    • Varsity Women’s Choir

    • Digital Media Committee (photographer/publicity) Quidditch Team

    • PR Officer of the Texas Transfer Student organization

    • President of Little Cause-Players

    • https://www.littlecauseplayers.com/

  • 4.0 Honors Student

    • Photographer for Senior Pictures

 High School

  • 2018 Graduate - 3.8 GPA

  • Honor Roll each semester

Theater                                                                                                  August, 2014 - May 2018

  • Publicity Crew Head – 3 years resulting in 25 sold out shows.

    • Crew member – Lighting, Sound, Costumes

    • Avenue Q cast member

  • Two high school theater courses per semester

 

Thespian                                                                                                August, 2015 - May 2018

  • Theater Honor Society  

  • Student director for our show presented to the State Thespian Convention and competition November 2017 receiving a superior score for the production of Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind

  • 2016 Marketing Presentation for Avenue Q – Superior score that advanced to National Finals. First ever for Stratford HS.

 

Varsity Choir                                                                                           August 2016 – May 2018

  • Solo and ensemble UIL – perfect scores

 

Broadcast Journalism                                                                            August 2014 - May 2016

  • Producer, Editor, Reporter, Camera Operator, and Anchor for the high school Morning Show

 

Yearbook Staff                                                                                       August, 2014 - May 2018

  • Media/Advertising Editor

 

Thanks to my Parents who were supporters and involved with Theater and Choir Boosters.

 

Girl Scouts                                                                                                  Sept 2005 - May 2018

  • Bronze award recipient

 

Church Lifelong Member

  • Volunteer - Vacation bible school teacher   2014-2018

  • Sound and lighting assistant for the Sunday School elementary theater program.

Interests

  • Movies, musical theater, social media, video gaming, arts and crafts, true crime, and my rescue mutts.

  • Yes, I have a YouTube channel which I need to build up more.

 

In my years before high school, there are too many activities to name individually. A summary includes:

  • Cast member of several school and community plays

  • Participated in ballet recitals

  • Took many voice, dance, and acting classes.

  • Sang in my church choir, talent shows, and for a few charity and sporting events.