Resumé

Work Experience

Fisher-Price

Senior Design Visualization Specialist

Dec 2014 - Present

  • Directed animation and live action video for TV commercials for Imaginext brand.
  • Developed and directed animated web short for Imaginext brand.
  • Completed a multitude of individual animation and video projects
  • Animation, rigging, design, modeling, layout, storyboarding, writing, dynamic simulation, look development, compositing, tool scripting, match moving, and video editing
  • Created 3D mobile apps in Unity

Alpha Animation

Freelance Lighter

March 2016

  • Lighting, texturing, scene cleanup, rendering on BUZZ App international commercial spots
  • Quickly integrated into existing pipeline and identified pipeline optimizations to streamline workflow with other freelancers

Fisher-Price

Lead Design Animtor (Contract)

Jun 2011 - Oct 2014

  • Lead a small team to develop and produce five animated LittlePeople music videos
  • Animator and rigger on “Hassle with the Castle” animated short
  • Modeling, animation, rigging, look development.

Skills

3D:
Maya, Mudbox, ZBrush, MatchMover, VRay, HDR Light Studio
Adobe:
Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Engines:
Unity
Programming:
Python, MEL
Pipeline:
Alienbrain, Qube
OS:
Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS

Education

Bachelors of Fine Art in Animation

2010 - Magna Cum Laude

Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah, GA

Courses of study include:

  • Art History
  • Creative Writing
  • Drawing
  • Communication
  • Animation
  • Rigging