Senior Animator/Content Creator
2016–Present New York, NY
Oversee multiple projects, from concept to execution, ensuring ideas are effectively communicated, deadlines are met, and creative standards are preserved.
Founded and led a creative team within a small agency, fostering culture and productivity through times of growth and mergers.
Produced and created a variety of mixed-media digital narratives for social platforms, including cel animation, live action, video, photography, motion graphics and stop motion.
Successfully crafted and pitched ideas to clients for content that woud fit their long- term brand strategy, generating additional lines of revenue.
Collaborated cross-functionally with strategy, accounts, and community managers to focus and align client expectations.
Partnered with the paid media team for the FDA account, achieving over two million impressions for their target audience and gaining 500k organic followers for COTY within four months.
Cultivated growth of creative talent, including mid-junior animators and freelancers.
Concepted, organized, and directed video and photography shoots, ensuring
a seamless production experience.
Oversaw QC of content to deliver consistent creative work.
Won COTY (Rimmel London, Sally Hansen) account while maintaining great relation-
ships with other accounts including FDA: The Real Cost, Charles Schwab, and USTA (US Open).
2010–2016 New York, NY
Planned, directed, animated & produced commercial video and digital content for a wide variety of clients that reflected their brand and missions.
Hired, managed and mentored diverse creative teams.
Prepared production estimates and tracked spend to stay within budget.
Edited final video materials for broadcast.
Worked on-site and offsite, depending on client needs.
Produced consistent, quality work under tight deadlines & strict requirements.
Bill Plympton: Cheatin’ (feature film) · Grey Group: Papa John’s, Pringles, NFL, Gillette, Canon, Trulicity · Charlex: Tradjenta · Splice Here: Best Buy · 3 Legged Dog: Michael Kors · First Ave Machine: Budweiser · Weird Days: Converse Kia Collective: Wiseman Institute of Science · The Lab: Kate Spade, Cannondale, Lonsurf · Playground Pixel: Walmart, Reese’s · Redline Productions: NBC Sports, Sports Illustrated · Hornet: Honeywell · Vice: Project X
Clinique · ‘Wichcraft · Follet Higher Education · Harvard Business School · Oxford Business School
Avid Media Composer
Digital Asset Management Software (Sprinklr)
Video Compositing Brand Storytelling Traditional Cel Animation Stop Motion
Minneapolis College of Art & Design
Minneapolis, MN BFA · Animation May 2010
China Academy of Art
Hangzhou, China Animation
Spring Study Abroad 2009