The Short Order Crew

We're filmmakers first, technicians second

Though we all have areas of specialization, we believe that versatility makes us better filmmakers and collaborators. There is no one "director," "shooter," or "editor" at Short Order. We often wear different hats on different jobs, and this enhances the voice and variety of our storytelling.

Zach Phillips

dishwasher | creative director
  • Writing
  • Obsessing
  • Cooking
  • Arguing for Sport
  • Ironing Shirts

Matt Sullivan

saucier | director of creative ops
  • Wordsmithery
  • Actual Smithery
  • Anything Handy
  • Delaware Trivia
  • Sunday Dinner

Jesse Sheppard

maitre d' | production manager
  • Managing Stuff
  • Adulting
  • Guitar
  • Sugar Consumption
  • Beard Growth

Craig Doig

busboy | director of marketing
  • Animating
  • Playing Monopoly
  • Eating Carbs
  • Drawing
  • Taking Breaks

Dan Shapiro

cashier | chief financial officer
  • Numbers
  • Skiing
  • Drawing
  • Finishing Books
  • Clear Outcomes

Leisa Kanienberg

hostess | manager
  • Makeup Artistry
  • Organization
  • Roller Skating
  • #cleaneatingjunkie
  • Girl Power

Alex Kaplan

food runner | executive producer
  • Juggling
  • Acting
  • Staying Still
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Drinking Coffee

Jason Prezant

sous-chef | creative director
  • Breaking Things
  • Fixing Things
  • Climbing Rocks
  • Dad Jokes
  • Falling For Clickbait

Mauro Giuffrida

chef | creative director
  • Hitting deadlines
  • Being a dad
  • Shooting more
  • Fixing it in post
  • Italian cooking

Kim Macknis

bartender | executive assistant
  • Scheduling
  • Dog Walking
  • Housekeeping
  • Problem Solving
  • Night Owl

Josh Johnson

line cook | editor
  • Making Funny Edits
  • Jumpshot
  • Sound Design
  • Ankle Strength
  • Role Playing

Avinash Chellappoo

barback | editor
  • Timelapses
  • Spatial Awareness
  • Smiling
  • Crafting Hot Sauce
  • Being Serious

Stephnie Pedro

prep cook | editor
  • Korean TV Expert
  • Interior Design
  • Knee Strength
  • Gardening
  • Sound Design

Want to join our crew or intern with us?

Here is how to apply