Resume



Work Experience 


Storyboard Artist - Dreamworks TV - Unannounced Project (2017-Present)

Storyboard Artist - Dreamworks TV - The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show (2014-2016)
-A board-driven show, where I was responsible for writing dialogue and gags based on an outline. Also responsible for resolving story or plot-related issues.

Storyboard Artist - Nickelodeon - Shimmer and Shine (2014)

Storyboard Revisionist - Nickelodeon - Monsters VS. Aliens (2012-2013) 

Producer / Editor - Spartan Film Studios - Always Learning (2011) 

-Produced and Edited a 90 minute live-action feature film. Lead a crew of about 65 people. Helped to raise, create, and maintain the film’s $25,000 budget. 
-Winner of The Rising Star Award in the Vancouver Film Festival 2013, and Best of Festival in the BEA Festival of Media Arts 2014Official Selection in the Cinequest Film Festival 2012 and the Austin Film Festival 2013

Director / Writer / Storyboard Artist / Editor - Green Belt Warrior (2010)

-Wrote, storyboarded, then directed a 7-minute live-action short film.

Co-Director / Co-Writer - High Stakes Hookey (2008)


Skills

•Proficient with Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, InDesign, Excel. 
•Intermediate Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Flash, and Autodesk Maya.


Awards

•2007 - Turner Classic Movie’s “Classic Short Film” award for Chicken Strip Jeff at the CampusMovieFest National Grand Finale (CMF NGF) in Atlanta, GA

• 2008 - “Best Comedy” award for Bobby’s House at CMF NGF in New York • 2008 - Official Selection into Cinequest Film Festival for Bobby’s House


• 2008 - “Audience Choice” award for High Stakes Hooky at 48 Hour Film Festival (San Jose)


• 2009 - “Best Directing” award for Bus at CMF NGF in Los Angeles • 2010 - “Best Picture” award for Elliot Kane at CMF SJSU Finale.


 2010 - "Best Picture" award for Elliot Kane at CMF SJSU Finale



Education


San Jose State University, CA

- BFA Degree in Animation/Illustration
- 2006-2011
- Cumulative GPA: 3.75


Additional Information 

Served a one-year term as President of the Shrunkenheadman club (SJSU’s animation/illustration club), which had over 400 members. 
• Wrote and directed several award-winning live-action short films