Reel/Website

Achievements/Exhibitions

Software

Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Audition, Adobe Illustrator, Toon Boom Storyboard Pro, Pixologic Zbrush, Windows

Collaborative Work

Work Experience

Astrid Audet Academy of Ballet - Fort Lauderdale, FL

August 2014 - May 2016

Dance Instructor

-Taught one class per week, instructing 4-6 year-olds in ballet and tap dancing techniques

-Substituted for other instructors when needed

Education

3D Animation Mentorship - AnimSchool - Provo, UT

January 2022 - September 2022

Character Performance - Instructed by Aldric Lopez

Body Acting - Instructed by Morten Enevoldsen

Volunteer Experience

SCAD Hometown Heroes - Calvary Christian Academy - Fort Lauderdale, FL

-Coordinated a presentation at my former high school
-Educated prospective students on the SCAD’s creative career opportunities        

Mexico Missions Trip - Hocabá, Mexico

November 2018

January 2016

-Served the community
-Engaged children in Bible study via skits and interaction
-Repainted the local church and handed out shoes to those in need

The Lumberjack and the Woodpecker - Directed by Connor Bushoven

September 2020 - May 2021

3D Animator, Modeler, Compositor

-Brought life to human, bird, and beetle characters throughout 11 shots of the film 
-Created Ms. Pecky model using ZBrush and Maya
-Modeled bushes and aided in populating layouts with environment assets, camera, and rough animation
-Led compositing of woodchip/dust effects, created a written guide and asset package for other animators
-Worked remotely and efficiently during COVID-19 pandemic through Zoom and Discord

The Fox & Crow - Story by Janelle Thang

September 2019 - November 2019

3D Animator, Sound Editor

-Animated the fox character
-Rendered several shots and aided in compositing.
-Created an immersive soundtrack using Adobe Audition and online sources

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Animation

September 2017 - May 2021

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) - Savannah, GA

Honors: summa cum laude

Courses of Study Included:

Life Drawing, Color Theory, Speaking of Ideas, American Art, Media Literacy Theory

Gallery Talk - Telfair Museum of Art - Savannah, GA

March 2020

-Provided insight on a Paul Stone painting. Discussed artist biography, medium, subject matter, and theme 

NATAS Southeast Student Production Award - C12 Fiction Short Form

July 2022

-Awarded to The Lumberjack and the Woodpecker for excellence among works created by college students