Experience/Projects: 

Society Agency/Reprise - Senior Animator / Content Creator
Helped create the animation department at a small agency and helped win the COTY account while maintaining a great relationship with FDA The Real Cost. Created various Social content from ideas (Big or small)  to execution using different mediums such as stop motion, motion graphics, cel animation and handled live action video direction at shoots. 
March 2016- Present

Grey Group - Motion Graphics / Compositor
Animated various broadcast commercials such as Papa Johns, Pringles, Canon, Trulicity and others. 
Nov 2014 - Feb 2016

First Ave Machine | Budweiser Canada - Cel Animator
Worked as a cel animator for Budweiser Canada’s PSA. I animated on napkins and it was shot in stop motion.
Sept 2015

Kate Spade - Cel Animator
Created cel animaton on live action footage for Kate Spade.
Sept 2015

The Lab | Lonsurf - Lead Animator
Created 3 pharma content spots for Lonsurf, lead on storyboard, animation, and compositing. March 2015- July 2015

Pixel Playground | Walmart Africa - Video Compositor
Worked as a video compositor for Walmart’s informercial for Africa. I composited live action footage.
May 2014

Kia Collective | Wiseman Institute of Science - Motion Designer
Created 2D parallax animations and graphics for the Wiseman Institute of Science. 
May 2014

3 Legged Dog | Michael Kors - Video Compositor
Worked as a Video Compositor to create a visually stunning runway show for Michael Kors. We created seamless backgrounds using Red footage, rotoscope work, keying and color correcting.
Mar 2014 – Apr 2014

Clinique – Animator/ Motion Designer
Created four one-minute educational animations for the client’s international sales team.
Oct 2013 – Dec 2013

Redline Films – Producer/Editor
Created an episode of “Shark Hunters”, a six part TV series on NBC Sports Network.
Worked under a tight deadline while creating storyboard, VO and editing.
July 2013

Bill Plympton – Colorist/ AE Compositor
Assisted in coloring frame by frame animation in Photoshop and composited the drawings in After Effects
on Bill Plympton’s film “Cheatin’”.
July 2012 - Aug 2013

Vice Magazine – Cel Animator
Animated part of a web series for the movie called“Project X”. Worked under a high turnaround time.
March 2012

Charlex – Cel Animator
Worked as a cel animator on a patient education video for Tradjenta.
Dec 2012- Jan 2013

Skill Sets: 

After Effects | Premiere | Illustrator | Photoshop | Animate CC
Traditional Cel  | Avid Media Composer

Education: 

Minneapolis College of Art and Design | B.F.A. – Animation
May 2010

Spring Study Abroad 2009 | Hangzhou, China China Academy of Art | Animation