Serious, motivated individual brings to life creative storytelling/ideas/goals through dynamic, fun design. Seeking projects in still art, linear animation, or interactive web or games.
2006, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
BFA in Illustration
Double-major in Film/Animation/Video
Naturally gifted in classic character animation, anime-style, comic book-style and children's book-style illustrations, passionate, director-driven, and a team player. Adapts perfectly to producer’s orders. Communicates company’s messages through a direct style that emphasizes expressive movement. Improves and revises content even under challenging deadlines. Some filing and office skills. MAC/PC, with tablet or Cintiq. Proficient in Microsoft Office series, Flash, AfterEffects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Autodesk MAYA basics, Corel Painter, and pencil and paper. Learning ToonBoom Animate.
2012, ASIFA-EAST Award in Excellence in Design for Orbis Park
2014, Animation Torrent in Park Ridge, Illinois - Norm & Cory
2010-2014, Geometry Global under Ogilvy & Mathers, New York office, Flash animator in the interactive department, designing and animating web content and mobile app games. Also provides AfterEffects, Photoshop and MAYA work. Mainly Pepperidge Farms’ Goldfish Kids. Current job.
2013, Writer for Alex Dudley's web series Toons These Days, which reviews current animated cartoons on TV.
2012, Team Toon animator on TV show for Cartoon Network Europe under Larry Schwarz And His Band, the successor to Animation Collective.
2010, Charles the Chef designed and animated intro to the website of Let's Get Cooking with Charles the Chef.
2010, Flickerlab clean-up animation for United Federation of Teachers "Buzzwords" commercial
2009, Casque D'Or Films Off-site freelance. Responsible for all visual elements, including animation, layout, design, and editing, for Queer Pets Adventures, a series of 10 1-minute episodes for festivals and mobile phones.
2009, Flickerlab character and effects Flash animation for Hooked on Phonics Learn-To-Read DVDs, the animated segments of the “Big Fat Joe” documentary, and NabiscoWorld.com’s Ritz crackers “Have Fun On A Dime” webisodes.
2008, Do More Animation in NYC, hand-drawn animation on paper for Little Remedies children’s allergen commercial.
2008, Six Point Harness in Hollywood, CA, part-time freelance, OFF-SITE
misc. character animation for intros to remakes of ATARI games for GAMETAP
2005, Summer internship at Fablevision Studios in Boston, MA
-character animation on the short film “ISH”.
2013, Norm & Cory, 3.25 minute short intro to title characters of my comic from college.
2011, Orbis Park, 6.5 minute wholly original short.
2009, The Foxy Scrambler, 15-second entry into Nickelodeon’s contest.
2006, Mime For A Day, 6-minute short. Hand-drawn, with Photoshop and AfterEffects.
2005, SALSA!, 2.5 minute short. Flash and Final Cut Pro.
2003-2008, on hiatus, Norm and Cory
2005-2008 on hiatus, Jack Magic