SKILLS

  • Presenting

  • Organization

  • 3-D Rigging

  • Animation

  • 3-D Modeling

  • MEL Scripting

  • Storyboarding

  • Film Editing

  • Stitching 3-D laser scan data

  • Painting

  • Drawing

  • Logo design

SOFTWARE

  • Autodesk 3ds Max

  • Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Adobe After Effects

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Final Cut Pro

  • FARO Scene

  • Autodesk ReCap

  • Autodesk AutoCAD

  • Autodesk Maya

  • Toon Boom Harmony

  • Toon Boom Storyboard Pro

  • Nuke

  • Word

  • Excel

  • PowerPoint

WORK EXPERIENCE

S-E-A Limited - Imaging Sciences Specialist, July 2017 - Present

-Responsibilities include animation, modeling, rigging, texturing, lighting, compositing, video enhancement, and stitching FARO 3-D laser scans together

-Communicates with clients and company’s engineers on project needs and progress

-Additionally gives presentations on animation and visualization services

 

Chile Verde Café - Employee, June 2015 - Sept 2015 & Dec 2015                                                         

-Administrative support to owner and managers by organizing client files, billing records, and patron loyalty email files

-Created documents of business practices for use in company development handbook

-Assisted management with catering needs and servicing in house customers

 

Artist Stephanie Rond - Internship, Apr 2013

-Helped with the production and installation of art pieces
-Researched artists in order to form a database
-Assisted with art placement at a Columbus Metropolitan Library gallery

PROJECTS/VOLUNTEERING

GLSEN Central Ohio - Board Member and Presenter

-Certified to do professional development trainings, workshops, and presentations with the goal of making K-12 schools safer for people of all genders and orientations

Event Planning - Artists and Musicians Co-Lead
-Coordinated musician, performer, and visual artist lineups

-Assisted with securing sound equipment, DJs, and time schedules

“Loves,” My Student Film - Creator, Director, Rigger, Jan 2016 - May 2017

-Personally responsible for character modeling and rigging, as well as animation for select shots

-Directed and managed a crew of animators, 3D modelers, light and sound artists

“The People’s Art,” My Student Film – Creator, Sept 2015 - Nov 2015

-Created a short film under the pressure of a small time frame

-Responsible for all the modeling, prop rigging, animation, lighting, camera, shading, rendering, and editing

SCAD Other Student Films

-“Get Well Soon” - 3D Animator, Feb 2016

-“Breakfast” - 3D Animator, Nov 2015 - Jan 2016

-“Uphill” - 3D Animator, Nov 2015

-“Aurora,” - 2D Clean Up Artist, Jan 2015 - Feb 2015

-“She Wolf,” - 2D Layout Artist, 2013-2014

-“POW!” - Script Supervisor & Production Assistant, Sept 2013 - Oct 2013

SCAD Humans versus Zombies - Media Committee, Apr 2014 - Mar 2015

-Aided in designing and creating advertising material

-Assisted with the creation of props used during the event

 

Mural for Hilliard, Ohio's Innovative Learning Center (ILC), 2013

-Designed and painted a wall mural for Hilliard City School's then new ILC building

 

Ohio Ornament, National Holiday Tree in Washington D. C., 2011

-Created a holiday ornament featuring nutcrackers that represented people of different cultures and skin colors 

EDUCATION

 

Savannah College of Art and Design

BFA in Animation, minor in Character Technical Direction, June 2017   

-Received an education in traditional arts and animation with a focus on the 3D and technical side taking classes such as 3-D Animation Production, Technical Animation, Advanced Character Setup, and Scripting for Animators.

RECOGNITION

Art Unbound III

-one of 25 artists in a group exhibit in the Carnegie Gallery at the Columbus Metropolitan Library

S.Dot Gallery show "A Voice from Native America"

-solo show that sold out within 2 hours

Relational Constellation: An Indigenous Love Comics Collection

-one of the artists published in the collection

Cloud City 2019

-live artist for the first year of this event

Urban Scrawl 2019

-one of the live artists for a weekend-long mural event fundraiser

Red Rising Magazine, Issue 7: Two-Spirit

-2 published visual art pieces

Red Rising Magazine, Issue 6: Revolt, 2017

-2 published visual art pieces

 

Red Rising Magazine, Issue 5: Love, 2017

-3 published visual art pieces

SCAD Online Winter Juried Exhibition, 2014

 

SCAD Foundations Honors Show, 2014

 

Ranked in Top 25, Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition, 2013

-a series of 4 paintings ranked in Top 25 out of over 12, 000 entries

 

First Place, Youth Division, The Wexner Center’s Ohio Film Shorts, 2013

Best Stop Motion Animation, Ohio Sundog Film Festival, 2012     

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