Summary of Qualifications

Finely skilled person in 3D animation for film and games.

Professional Experience

Digital Effects and Animation Instructor, Piedmont Community College,                          (September 2017 -Present)  Roxboro, NC, Responsible for teaching animation and digital arts software to students at the college level. Involved with recruiting and creating assignments. Handled feedback and grading.

Character Animator, +Mpact Games, Animator on game project, responsible                   (September 2016 - Present)
for animating characters for “Hanako: Honor & Blade”. Released for Early Access on October 9th 2017.

Animator, WRKSHP, San Francisco, CA, Animated Facebook ads                                                   (June 2017 - July 2017)
for the mobile game "Battle Camp". Worked remotely on two contracts.

Animator, Animator for short film “A Cat's Tale” ,                                                                      (February 2017 - June 2017)
responsible for animating first person scene, providing feedback on rigs. Animated a running scene.

Event Coordinator/Assistant, Set up and take down crew, Hi-Rez Studios,                 (December 2016-January 2017)
Smite World Championships 2015, 2016, and 2017. Cobb Energy Center, Atlanta, GA -   Increased satisfaction of guests, lead small teams, set up machines used for pro-play, inventory large stock.

Event Staff, Lanier Parking Solutions, Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Atlanta, GA      (March 2010 - October 2016)  Provided traffic flow solutions, crowd control, and customer satisfaction. Consistent and quality service.

Director, Lead Animator, Creator of short film "Sobek", responsible for leading                    (August 2015-June 2016)  and handling animation, modelling, rigging, textures, lighting, and effects.

Animation Intern, Immersed Games, Gainesville, FL                                                            (May 2015-September 2015) Character animator of in-game animations for “Tyto Ecology”. Responsible for debugging and animating animals with some accuracy.

Character Animator, Atlanta, GA                                                                                                 (February 2015 - April 2015)  Character animator of in-game animations for “The Grind”,responsible for all animations related to one character.

Student Participant, GENERATE 24-hour Challenge, SCAD Atlanta, GA                                                  (October 2014) Lead a small team, Pencil drawn animatic delivered on time, set design and character design for Floyd County project.

Extracurricular Experience

Event Staff, Burbank, CA - Creative Talent Network Expo                                                                          (November 2016)
Inventory, Security, work with animation and art presentations, escort VIPs throughout the event.
Eagle Scout, Alpharetta, GA -                                                                            ,                   (August 2010 - September 2011) Designed, lead, and carried out Eagle Project. Achieved Eagle Scout Rank

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Animation,
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) June 2016
Dean’s list for 10 consecutive quarters, focused on 3D animation for games and film.
GPA of 3.59

Professional Skills

3D Animation for games and film - High Poly Modeling - Set Design - Lighting - Texturing - Photo-editing - Composition - Concept art - Rigging - 2D Animation

Computer Software Skills

 Autodesk Maya - Adobe Photoshop - Autodesk Maya LT -  Cinema 4D - Adobe After Effects - Adobe Premiere - Adobe Illustrator

Reels/References

Available upon request