Statement of Purpose
Creative professional seeking to utilize her diverse knowledge of the creative process to facilitate the overall visual development of the story, characters and environments within a project.
Hardware - Knowledgeable with both Mac and PC.
Experienced with Linux Operating System.
Software - Knowledgeable with the Adobe Creative Suite (including Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, InDesign, Animate and Audition), Autodesk Maya, Zbrush, Marvelous Designer, Corel Painter and Microsoft Office Products.
January 2017 - Present
November 2014 - May 2017
Wrote, designed, concepted and executed visual storytelling in animation, illustration, web, branding, and motion graphics.
Worked directly with the client and/or agency depending on the needs of the project to deliver the best final product.
Wrote, formatted, and supplemented project pitches, RFPs, and media assets with illustrated and animated content.
Freelance Storyboard Artist
September 2015 - Present
Creates storyboards based on scripts provided by the client and/or Meditech for medical animation content.
MINNEAPOLIS 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT
Wrote, directed, and produced the short film "We Didn't Blow Up Today," created from start to finish in 48 hours.
Lead and directed a team of thirteen individuals, including talent, through the film-making process.
Contributed to edit, sound design, and storyboarding.
WRITE BRAIN BOOKS, LLC.
December 2012 - December 2014
Visually developed uniquely stylized children's books.
Wrote stories that were designed to be understandable for children with or without text.
Worked remotely and established personal, timely deadlines.
GHOST PRODUCTIONS, INC.
Creative Director, Lead Modeler/Texture Artist
October 2012 - October 2014
Created and UV's custom anatomical, character, hard-surface, and organic models.
Directed a team of twelve individuals through every stage of the production pipeline while building positive client relationships through consistent implementation of feedback.
Created storyboards, color scripts, and concept sketches, and assisted with animation, texturing, lighting and compositing during production.
Savannah College of Art and Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Animation
September 2008 - June 2012
Courses of Study Included - Digital Lighting and Rendering, Anatomy, Life Drawing, 2D/3D Design, French, Art History, Psychology, Illustration.
Available upon request.