RESUME


WORK HISTORY

Christian Broadcasting Network – Virginia Beach, VA
January 2014 - Present
Animation Director – Superbook Marketing and Branding
- Character Animated Superbook mascot "Gizmo" for Bible Trivia App
Posed all 8 “Phase 1” action figurines of Superbook characters and designed packaging
- Redesigned Superbook Season 1 DVD Covers (13 covers)
- Realized various t-shirt designs and posters promoting Superbook around the world.

June 2012 – January 2014
Animation Director – Superbook Season 2 (TV Series)
Jonah (2012)
Joseph and Pharaoh's Dream (2012)
The Fiery Furnace! (2013)
Rahab and the Walls of Jericho (2013)
Esther- For Such A Time as This (2013)
Paul and the Shipwreck (2013)
John the Baptist (2013)
A Job to Do (2013)
My Servant Job (2013) 

The Art Institute of Virginia Beach – Virginia Beach, VA
October 2012 - Present
Adjunct Media Arts and Animation Instructor
3D Animation
Character Animation
Intermediate Animation
Portfolio
3D Modeling Studio
Team Production

Sony Pictures Imageworks - Los Angeles, CA
January 2012 - June 2012
Character Animator
Hotel Transylvania

Dr. D Studios - Sydney, NSW
May 2011 - November 2011
Senior Animator
Happy Feet Two

Huntington University - Huntington, IN
August 2010 - May 2011
Director- Digital Media Arts Department
Associate Professor of Digital Media Arts
2D Character Animation
3D Character Animation

Rhythm and Hues Studios - Los Angeles, CA
February 2010 - July 2010 / July 2009 - November 2009 
Character Animator
Yogi Bear
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel

Image-Metrics - Santa Monica, CA
November 2009 – February 2010
Facial Animator- Rockstar Games San Diego
Red Dead Redemption (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii)

Vicarious Visions - Menands, NY
April 2009 - July 2009
Cinematics Character Animator
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii)

Blue Sky Studios - Greenwich, CT
November 2008 - March 2009
Character Animator
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

The Art Institute of California- San Diego - San Diego, CA
July 2007 - November 2008
Full-Time Media Arts and Animation Instructor
3D Animation
3D Animation Studio
3D Camera Techniques
Advanced Character Animation
Animal Animation
Animation Portfolio
Character Animation
Special Topics for Animation

International Game Technology - Reno, NV
November 2004 - June 2007
Character Animator/ 3D Modeler
Top Secret Spins
Jackpot Hunter
Catch Another Wave
Party Time
Soul Train
The Addams Family
Lil’ Lady
Indiana Jones

EDUCATION

Miami International University of Art & Design - Miami, FL
Master of Fine Arts - Computer Animation
Graduated Summa Cum Laude

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Bachelor of Science - Media Arts and Animation
Graduated Summa Cum Laude

AWARDS

11SecondClub.com - AnimationMentor.com
Winner - February 2008
Bupkis My Dear Watson

Dam Short Film Festival "Best of Ai" - Las Vegas, NV
February 2005
Toeknee and Armstrong