Guerilla Games - Killzone 3 – Mocap Clean up/Keyframe
Sucker Punch - Infamous 2 – Facial Keyframe
Zipper Ineteractive Inc- Socom 4 U.S. Navy Seals – Facial Keyframe
United Front Games - Mod Nation Racers - Keyframed Characters
Disney Television/Polygon Pictures – Animator – March 2008-May 2009 -
Creating character animation for Walt Disney Television's series, “My Friends Tigger and Pooh” season 2.
Responsible for roughly 1500 frames of animation in under two weeks, including previous show revisions if necessary.
Working directly with Disney's storyboard team, and in-house layout artists on roughly 30 episodes.
Managing direction from the Animation Supervisor, Show Director, Shot Team, and Disney simultaneously.
Emdigo- Character Animator - May 2006-Feb 2008 -
Taking on Lead responsibilities, directing, imagining concepts, and actions for various character animations. Including, but not limited to branded characters such as Xmen superheroes/villains, Lego Star Wars, NFL, Fantastic 4, Ratatouille and original character subsets.
Key framing various animations for a range of characters targeting next generation mobile phones.
Lizal Inc.- Production Designer/Head Artist - April 2005-May 2006 -
Produced original design work of promotional and retail items for companies such as Disney and Nike. Coordinated completion of designs with clients across the country and production factories in China . Additionally, developed software and DVD packaging for various clients.
Fat Box Films- Storyboard Artist-Oct 2004 -
Created storyboards from prewritten script provided from director of sequences.
Able to work quickly to meet tight deadlines while still maintaining a high level of service and quality.
Comfortable working in an animation industry pipeline with a team of individuals working on various aspects of production.
Experienced in animating characters with weight and personality.
Fully trained in Maya, Motion Builder, Unity, Photoshop , Illustrator , Dreamweaver, Flash, Premier, Final Cut, After Effects, Painter, Flipbook Pencil Test (2-D animation software), CTP (2-D paint application), US Animation, Windows, Mac, and some Linux. (Some Lightwave and Softimage training) .
Basic understanding of the Japanese language.
Academy of Art College San Francisco , California
Major: Illustration and Computer Animation
Winter 2003- Portrait of Michael Jordan in guache published in the Jordan Brand Magazine, Issue 2, pg.13.
Spring 2002- Academy of Art Spring Show Award for Full Color Animation Short “The Switch.”