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Freelance Prop Designer                                                                                  01/2015 — 04/2015

Nick Jr's Fresh Beat Band of Spies,   Glendale, CA

-           Design props based off of Storyboard action or Script breakdown

-           Design rotations for existing prop


Lead Sketch Artisan                                                                                  06/2011 — 09/2014

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts,   Anaheim, CA

-           Create Disney Character sketches upon guest request

-           Administrative work and upkeep of Monthly and Yearly Product Trackers

-           Artist Support and Key Communicator with the Management located in Anaheim and Florida

-           Training and Developing new Sketch Artisan hires


Freelance Cartoonist/Illustrator

Various Projects, Chicago, IL & Los Angeles, CA                    05/2008—Present

-           Post Card Designs for Annoyance Theatre

-           Concept Art for GreenHill Animation

-           Children’s Book Illustration for Pretty Princess Primer 

-           Clean Up Animation for Warner Bros. Short Film “T-Day”


Production Intern                                                                             01/2011 — 06/2011

Nickelodeon Animation Studios,   Burbank, CA

-           Created and updated model packs for designers

-           Cut, organized, and conformed storyboard panels for animatic

-           Created Production Bible specifically for freelance prop and storyboard artists to get the feel of the show


Motion Graphics Design Intern

RPM Visual Media LLC,  Chicago, IL                                          10/2010—12/2010

-           Designed Graphics for Motion Graphics Videos

-           Composited assets in After Effects and add sound files

-           Created scripts and storyboards for online media kits



Adobe Suite  |  Storyboard Pro  |  Office Suite  |  Maya  |  Final Cut Pro   



Digital  |  Pencil  |  Colored Pencil  |  Acrylic  |  Oil  |  Watercolor  |  Ink



Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL                                                           2005-2010

B.A. in Film & Video, Concentration in Animation