Character Animator with 20 + years experience in the professional animation industry. Involved in development, supervising, recruiting, mentoring and educating. Experience in Feature Film, Ride Films, Games and TV industries.
Final Cut Pro
Tau Films - Animation Director
➢ Recruited, Trained and Managed Animation Teams. Responsible for supervising, budgeting and scheduling projects to maintain high quality and on time delivery. Completed Feature Film, TV and Various CG Ride Film Projects.
BFA Caldwell University
Certificate in Communications Caldwell University
Certificate in Animation Joe Kubert School of Graphc Art
Blur Studio - Animator
➢ Character Keyframe and Mocap fixes using Softimage XSI for Elder Scrolls 2 Game Cinematic
Rhythm & Hues Studios - Animation Supervisor
➢ Animation Supervisor for Feature Films Land of the Lost, Hop
➢ Planned, oversaw and conducted Department Meetings in coordination with Animation Department Manager.
➢ Education Mentor and Teacher for new hires and interns
➢ Responsible for Developing and Organizing Education Curriculum and Conducting Advanced Animation Training for International Animation Teams Animation
Rhythm & Hues Studios - Animation Lead
➢ Animation Lead - Yogi Bear, Alvin & the Chipmunks 1&2, Evan Almighty, Night at the Museum, Garfield 2
➢ Animator – Chronicles of Narnia, Elektra, Garfield: the Movie
➢ Additional Projects: TV Digital Max/ Cox Cable
Pandemic Studios - Character Animator
➢ Character Animator - Starwars Battlefront
➢ Duties include character setup and character animation using Softimage XSI.
College of the Canyons - Professor
➢ Animation Professor using Maya
Tremor Entertainment - Character Animator
➢ Character Animator for Games
➢ Duties included character setup and character animation using 3D Studio Max
Foundation Imaging - Character Animator
➢ CG Animator on 3D Television project Starship Troopers using Lightwave. Responsible for Directing Mocap for given shots/sequences.
Creative Capers Entertainment - Character Animator
➢ Directed and Animated (2D & 3D) Film & CDRom Projects.
➢ Feature projects include: The Tigger Movie, 101 Dalmatians Movie, and Mr.Magoo Movie Title Sequence.
Zander Animation Parlour - Assistant Animator
➢ Assistant Animator for various Commercials
➢ 2D and 3D/CG Animator for various studios
➢ Clients include Hubbub Inc., JJ Sedelmeir, MTV productions, Lifetime, Nickelodeon, Acme Filmworks, Bakshi Zootoons, Cornerstone Animation.