California College of the Arts, Class of 2020 - MFA in Comics

Otis College of Art + Design, Class of 2011 - BFA in Digital Media

EDUCATION


EXPERIENCE

The Young Vets - 2019

Freelance Animator - Designer - Story Artist - Illustrator

  • Designed logo, and created animation bumper for series pilot “The Y.V. Way”.

    (Los Angeles, CA)

Lobo Studios / 2017 - Present

Freelance Animator - Designer - Story Artist - Illustrator - Asst. Director

  • Created character designs, storyboards, and animated key scenes for independent film “Caracol Cruzando”.

  • Storyboarded, and created key animations for series of infographic series for UCLA based client. (Los Angeles, CA)

AllDayPlay.FM / 2019

Freelance Animator - Designer

  • Created logo animation for record label.

Burning Wagon Productions / 2016 - Present

Freelance Animator - Designer - Story Artist - Illustrator

  • Created storyboards, character designs, and animated scenes for various independent productions. (San Francisco, CA)

California Center of the Arts / 2018

Assistant Professor

  • Assisted professor with keynotes, curriculum, and thesis development for Comics Theory program, and assisted students with troubleshooting . (San Francisco, CA)

Way Down Deep / 2018

Freelance Animator

  • Storyboarded, designed, and animated a series of poetry inspired animation shorts.

YR Media (Youth Radio) / 2017 - 2019

Multimedia Instructor

  • Designed curriculum, events, and educated workshops for non-profit organization for public broadcast program for youth program. (Oakland, CA)

M83 Media / 2017

Freelance Animator

  • Created 2D Animations for non-profit client Knapsack. (San Diego, CA)

Latino Comics Expo / 2017

Freelance Animator

  • Directed, designed, and animated promotional animation for Latino Comics Expo 2017.

GreenLabel / 2016

Freelance Illustrator

  • Created editorial illustrations for various articles. (Los Angeles, CA)

PG&E + YMCA Teen Center / 2015 - 2016

Project Leader & Instructor

  • Designed and educated digital art curriculum for non-profit youth organization for grades 9-12.

  • Developed and created various animation, video, and graphic design content for program. (Berkeley, CA)

Delicious Vinyl Records / 2012

Freelance Illustrator & Animator

  • Developed, and created storyboard and animatic pitch for 25th Anniversary promotional video.