Illustrator – The Firebird
Designed and illustrated poster for The Firebird venue
Illustrator – 4933 Productions
Illustrated t-shirt graphic for 4933 Productions
Graphic Designer – The Coffee & Tea Exchange
Designed and illustrated new business card for The Coffee & Tea Exchange
2D Animator – Comic Geeks
Responsible for completing entire production: character design, storyboards, animation, editing, and weekly correspondence and critiques with director
2D Animator – Comic Geeks
Responsible for all aspects of production; character design, storyboards, animation, editing, and weekly correspondence and critiques with director
2D Animator – Stodgy Gents
Created and developed iPhone/ iPad game with Happy Badgers Studio. Lead prop designer and animator, participated in weekly development meetings as well as game testing, marketing and promotion.
2D Animator & Set Artist – Perception
Created animated sequence for the short film, Perception. Duties included; character design, animation,
Writer, Director, Lead Animator – The Magician
Lead Stop-Motion production team to create shot film. Supervised production schedule, prop and set design, animation, post-production and editing. Was also responsible for marketing and promotion.
Layout Artist – Tobi! e-books
Created artwork for children’s e-book for Little Airplane Productions. Duties included; photo-editing and retouching, copy editing, exporting and rendering, file management, and weekly correspondence with director and meeting hard deadlines.
Writer, Director, Storyboard Artist, Lead Animator – My Automatic Life,
Lead Stop-Motion production team to create shot film. Oversaw production schedule, script, prop design, animation, post-production and editing.
Pallet Animation & Lip Sync – 3rd & Bird
Created pallet animation and lip-sync for multiple 3rd and Bird characters at Little Airplane Productions. Collaborated with animation team, participated in daily meetings and critiques, and met strict deadlines.
Storyboards and Cell Painter – Tobi!
Collaborated with animation production team to create a new animated children’s show at Little Airplane Productions. Responsibilities included; creating animatic storyboards, animation cleanup, digital cell painting, participating in daily meetings and critiques, and troubleshooting software problems.
3D Animator – PC Problems
Animated short 3D piece using Maya and After Effects.
Graphic Designer – Webster Works Worldwide
Created logo and marketing Material for Webster University’s annual community outreach and service event. Worked closely with Marketing Director and provided weekly updates and met strict deadlines.
Lead 2D Animator – Dolly
Collaborated with production team to create the short animated film, Dolly. Supervised animation team, oversaw production schedule, and organized weekly meetings and critiques.
Director, Editor – Form Matters
Directed and filmed video documentary of prominent Midwest poet. Also handled marketing and promotional aspects of the film.
ToonBoom Animate Pro, Maya, ToonBoom Studio, After Effects,
Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Mac & PC OS
Webster University St. Louis, MO
BA Animation, Minor Interactive Digital Media 2011
Little Airplane Productions, New York City
Festivals & Awards
2013 Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, Comic Geeks
2012 New York International Children’s Film Festival, The Magician
Worldkids Film Festival, The Magician
Riverfront Times Best Mobile App, Stodgy Gents
2011 Worldkids Film Festival, The Magician
SPX Animation Showcase, The Magician
20th Annual St. Louis International Film Festival, Perception
2010 19th Annual St. Louis International Film Festival, The Magician
St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase– Best Art Direction, The Magician
Webster University Student Film Festival– Best Animation, The Magician
Kinematifest: Animation Festival, The Magician
2009 Kinematifest: Animation Festival– 3rd Place Sequential Art, Death Duel
2007 Webbie Award, Form Matters
Webster SIGGRAPH Student Chapter. 2007- 2011
Kinematifest: Animation Festival, Program Coordinator 2008 & 2009