kplatimer@gmail.com | saskatchewan

EDUCATION 

University of Regina | Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with distinction | 2016

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières | 2014  

A complété une session d’immersion en française langue seconde ou étrangère d’unedurée de cinq semaines et comprenant 90 heures de cours et 75 heures d’ateliers linguistiques.


EXPERIENCE

CBC Saskatchewan | Journalist | April 2017 – Present

Instructor: The Creative Mind | Comprehensive Film and Fine Arts Program (COFF)  | 2018-19

Guest Lecturer | University of Regina School of Journalism | October 2018

Presenter | Youth Lead Conference | Saskatoon | October 2018

Maha Yoga – Centre for Mindful Living | Sessional Instructor and Substitute | May 2018 - Present

CBC North Secondment | Journalist | January – February 2018

CBC Saskatchewan | Contract | January – April 2017

Documentarian | January 2016 – Present

CBC Saskatchewan | Contract | April – September 2016

Freelancer | Writing, Visuals, Workshops | 2013 - Present

The Bangkok Post | Arts Feature Writer | August – December 2015

Saskatoon StarPhoenix | Journalist | April – August 2015


FILM AND MAGAZINE

Let it Shine | Writer and Researcher | Degrees Magazine | 2018

Old Sisters and Others | Director | Short Film | 2018

99.3 FM (Working Title) | Director, Producer | Documentary | post-production 

In Her Veins | Director of Photography | Documentary | 2016

Raising Change | Writer and Researcher | The Crow | 2016


AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

RTDNA | Adrienne Clarkson Award | Prairie Region Award Finalist (winner TBA) | 2019

Yorkton Film Festival | In Her Veins | Nominations: Ruth Shaw Award, Student Production | 2017

Emerge Media Awards | Videography Nomination | 2017

Emerge Media Awards| Written Word Nomination | 2017

Kay Robbins Travel Scholarship | 2016

Saskatchewan Association of Broadcasters | Tom G. Laing Scholarship | 2016

Saskatchewan Association of Broadcasters | EA (ED) Rawlinson Scholarship | 2016

University of Regina International Travel Fund | 2015

Mary Lou Ogle Scholarship for the Study of Communications | 2015

Federated Co-Operatives Limited Scholarship Award | 2014

Nova Corporation Award | 2014

CTV Travel Award | 2014

Department of Canadian Heritage | FASL Bursary | 2014