Lisa M. Faulkner | Resume

678.772.2003 | lisafaulkner@penstar.org

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Producer | Changing Your World (CYW) Broadcast | Creflo Dollar Ministries

September 2014 – Present | Greater Atlanta Area

  • Conceptualize and create content, program elements and special programming for the CYW Broadcast. Oversight of specials/graphic editor(s), and videographer(s) and freelance staff.
  • Oversee and contribute to the development and creative execution of all content & graphics for   content and elements, special programming for the CYW Broadcast.
  • Supervises the work of the Broadcast Offline Producer
  • Work closely with Resource Development on product offers for CYW Broadcast, monthly offers and partner offers
  • Works with Publications and 3rd party writer to ensure that scripts (for Dr. Dollar) are ready and approved for production shoots
  • Determines placement of appeals in broadcast (offerings, testimonies, prayer, partnership)
  • Work closely with Executive Director to create and maintain broadcast schedules
  • Liaise with Publication, Contact Center and I.T. on programs and offers
  • Liaise with International Director, WCC-NY and Fellowship Church Ministry regarding greetings and or promotions for Broadcast
  • Work with Executive Office to schedule tapings with Dr. Dollar and Pastor Taffi and disseminate information to stakeholders
  • Lead creative and work flow meetings with other producers, photographers and editors as needed
  • Execute disciplinary action when necessary to direct report team members
  • Attend weekly managers and departmental meetings
  • Contribute to policy and procedure creation and revisions
  • Maintain up to date calendar of CYW projects and current status of each
  • Meet frequently with other departments to ensure that contributing elements are being produced in a timely fashion and on schedule with media department projects.
  • Assists with production tapings as needed and assigned.
  • Work with management team to develop and implement intern program
  • Supervise and train interns and volunteers
  • Participate in hiring of staff and contractors

Radio Talk Show Host | Game Changers with Lisa Faulkner

April 2014 – Present | WAEC Love 860 AM Greater Atlanta Area 

Lisa Faulkner is the Show Host and Executive Producer of Game Changers with Lisa Faulkner, the popular, inspirational, radio talk show that airs weekly on WAEC Love 860 AM. Game Changers features entrepreneurs, executives, entertainers, ministers, and advocates for positive change. It is an hour-long program devoted to encouraging and informative spotlights from professionals who have found a successful niche in today’s marketplace. Visit love860.com or penstar.org to learn more about the show. The show airs live Saturdays 6PM – 7PMEDT on Love 860 | iHeart | TUNE IN. It can also be heard as a podcast on iTunes and on Lisa’s Rich Magazine Style Podcast.

Principal Consultant | PenStar Communications

August 2010 – Present | Conyers, GA

Full Service Consultancy – Plan and execute through writing, producing and marketing; also direct clients’ campaigns and projects, consulting with stakeholders to facilitate responsibilities, budgets, and resources.

Featured Contracts:
2014 | Creflo Dollar Ministries | Producer – Special Projects; Product Offers & Feature Testimonies
2012 – 2013 | Correct Care Solutions – Organizational Development (Training)
2011 – 2014 | Shelty-Viking Capital Group LLC – PowerPoint Presentations & Development
2011 – 2013 | Kingdomwood Christian Film Festival | Writer & Marketer
2011 Marketing Project Manager, Chick-fil-A Corporate

Marketing Manager | Senior Producer | In Touch with Charles Stanley | In Touch Ministries

December 2000 – August 2010 | Greater Atlanta Area

Served in dynamic roles and projects over nearly ten year tenure in Broadcast and Marketing
As New Name Campaign Manager and later Marketing Manager below are key deliverables provided to positively impact organizational growth and positioning:

  • Hired and oriented contract workers, writers, etc.
  • Trained coordinators on project management acumen
  • Incorporated processes to streamline workflow and increase productivity
  • Executed demographic research analysis that pinpointed targeted audiences
  • Developed updates for key departments to increase internal and external awareness
  • Evaluated and tracked campaign strategies to maximize productivity
  • Mentored and coached coordinators on facilitation of email, intranet, and internet promotions
  • Increased donor base by more than 100% managing integrated marketing campaigns
  • Developed and collaboratively executed retention campaigns
  • Wrote FAQs, marketing plans, charters and creative briefs with nearly 100% executive approval
  • Collaborated on print, digital & broadcast projects that boosted awareness, branding, and program content
  • Negotiated vendor relationships
  • Prepared and managed annual department marketing budget exceeding $600,000

As Writer Producer and later Managing Producer provided creative content and relationship management internally and externally. Following are tactical and innovative measures delivered to support the brand and promote the organizational vision:

  • Hired and oriented contract workers, producers, crew, etc.
  • Supervised and supported production staff evaluating work plans and timelines
  • Produced scripted vignettes for Radio and composites for TV
  • Identified opportunities with key contacts and agencies to produce feature stories for ITM
  • Program (included travel and interviews with celebrities & constituents)
  • Coined “amazing storyteller” with precise logic and impactful storylines
  • Recruited, auditioned, and directed talent
  • Developed and implemented rate cards, casting calls, and agency databases

PRIOR EXPERIENCE

CNN Interactive | Project Manager
Projections, Inc. | Script Writer
Lawson State Community College | Adjunct Broadcast Instructor
WENN FM 107.7 | Account Manager
WTTO-TV FOX21 | Writer/Producer

EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT

MA, Regent University, Organizational Leadership/Communication, May 2010 {GPA 3.88}
BA, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Communication/Broadcasting
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Spanish I January 2012 – March 2012
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Project Management Certificate, April 2010
MMX Multimedia, Atlanta, GA, Final Cut Pro I, July 2011

CIVIC OUTREACH & AFFILIATIONS

2013 – 2014 Atlanta Association of Black Journalists (AABJ)
2012 – 2015 Voices of Faith Church News On-Camera Reporter & Editor
2006 – 2016 Creekview Homeowners Association, Board of Directors