Eduction

RINGLING COLLEGE OF ART + DESIGN

Sarasota, FL
BFA, Motion Design 2015

 

Skills

SOFTWARE

Proficient knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite:
After Effects, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop.

Proficient knowledge of Snapchat CMS.

TRADITIONAL MEDIUMS

Proficient knowledge of acrylic, oil & watercolor paint, pencil, marker and pen.

PUBLIC SPEAKING

Joined the Turner division of Toastmasters public speaking club.

 

recognition

Punanimation exhibition
The Pocko Gallery, 2018

GIF animation featured among other female artists, all members of the Punanimation group. 

FREELANCE MANIFESTO 2017

Featured as a positive reference for online portfolio presentation.

SARASOTA, BIG EDDY, PORTLAND, MIAMI SHORT & SANTA FE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVALS 2015

“So It Goes” accepted as animated short. Used as trailer for Santa Fe Independent. Nominated for Best Animated Film at Miami Short.

ADOBE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS SEMIFINALIST 2015

“So It Goes” Category: Animation.

Work experience 

Sr. Snapchat designer Cheddar

Manhattan, NY, 04/2018 - 08/2018
Working in a small team, I played an integral part in launching the company's Snapchat channel. 

Designer + Illustrator SCHOOL OF MOTION

Remote, 2015 - Currently
Design + Illustration Providing on-going design and illustration support.
Primarily focused on character and icon design.

FREELANCE

Atlanta, GA + Brooklyn, NY, 01/2017 - 02/2018
Worked with a variety of studios and companies to provide 2D animation, illustration, and design support across various platforms. My clients include:
- CNN Studios, for CNN
- Creative Mammals, for Cartoon Network
- Cycle, for Eurosports
- Hartmann Studios, for Home Depot
- Marjoram Creative, for Fiserv
- Primary Theory, for Rubicon Global

Associate Designer CNN DIGITAL DESIGN

Atlanta, GA, 2016
Animation + Design Working in a small team, maintained CNN’s Snapchat channel. Responsible for design and animation of snaps daily and early AM publish of whole edition. Additionally, collaborated on visual exploration and development of brand identity for social media platform.

Intern + Freelance Motion Designer Primal Screen

Atlanta, GA,  06 - 12/2015
Animation + Design + Illustation Collaborating on network package design and animation for: CHRGD , F2N and Nicktoons. Contributing primarily to pitch and concept development through storyboards and style frames. In small teams contributed to design and animation of many package pieces.

 

Volunteer 

Foster Home Atlanta Humane Society

Atlanta, GA, 06/2015 – 01/2018
Housing kittens and puppies in order to better socialize and care for them until they are big / old enough to be put up for adoption.

Dog Walker + Feline Friend Humane Society of Sarasota County

Sarasota, FL, 06/2013 – 04/2015
Working with animals to keep them social and stimulated while reinforcing good behavior. I work with cats under mild stress, and dogs with mild to some degree of stress and behavioral issues.