PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • Emmy nominated Animation Supervisor for Outstanding Main Title and Graphic Design for The Adventures of Puss In Boots.
  • Interchangeable skillset between Supervisor and CG artist.
  • Credited on over 30 2D and CG television shows including Spongebob Squarepants, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, The Fairly OddParents, All Hail King Julien, The Adventures of Puss in Boots and VeggieTales in the House.
  • Multiple business trips to visit vendor studios to build relationships and provide creative and technical direction.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

DreamWorks Animation | Glendale, CA
Digital Animation Supervisor, TV 01/2014-Present
  • Lead and manage a team of animators from creative concept through Production interfacing at all levels of organization from Art Directors, Show Directors, Creators, Line Producers and Post-Production Supervisors.
  • Design pipelines between the Animation team and Production departments to maximize efficiency and communication.
  • Create custom scripts for LightWave3D, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe AfterEffects to enhance productivity.
Shows (broadcasted)
  • The Adventures of Puss In Boots
  • All Hail King Julien
  • Dawn of the Croods
  • Dinotrux
  • Home: The Adventures of Tip and Oh
  • The Peabody and Sherman Show
  • VeggieTales In The House
  • Voltron: Legendary Defender
Nickelodeon Animation Studio | Burbank, CA
Digital Animation Supervisor 01/2013-01/2014
Post Production CG Supervisor 08/2005-01/2013
Animator 02/2001-08/2005
  • Lead and manage a team of animators from creative concept through Production interfacing at all levels of organization from Art Directors, Show Directors, Creators, Line Producers and Post-Production Supervisors.
  • Design pipelines between the Animation team and Production departments to maximize efficiency and communication.
  • Create custom scripts for LightWave3D and Adobe AfterEffects to enhance productivity.
  • Oversee studio’s technology needs and opportunities while aligning to budget and resource constraints.
Shows (broadcasted)
  • Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Avatar: The Legend of Korra
  • Breadwinners
  • Catscratch
  • Danny Phantom
  • Dora's Explorer Girls
  • Dora the Explorer
  • El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera
  • Fanboy
  • Flavio
  • Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness
  • Infinite Goliath
  • Invader Zim
  • Jimmy Neutron
  • Making Fiends
  • Nicktoons Film Festival
  • Ni Hao, Kai-lan
  • Robot and Monster
  • Sanjay and Craig
  • Spongebob Squarepants
  • Stripperella
  • Tak and the Power of Juju
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • The Mighty B!
  • The Penguins of Madagascar
  • The X's
  • TUFF Puppy
Oakwood Media Group | Bristol, UK
Freelance 2013
  • Model cleanup, rigging and animation of 10 second Warner Brothers bumpers for Sky5 TV
Paramount Animation | Burbank, CA
Freelance 2013
  • Pre-visulation animation for feature film Spongebob Squarepants 2
Stephen Hillenburg
Freelance 2012
  • Scanning, cleanup and compositing of independent animation projects
    • Hollywood Blvd, USA
    • Green Beret
    • Wormholes
Foundation Imaging | Valencia, CA
Animator 08/1999-02/2001
  • Breakdown assigned sequences into audio clips with necessary audio cues for mocap actors
  • Assemble scenes and create any necessary hand-key animation
    • Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles
    • Max Steel
    • Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future
Additional Freelance:
  • Three Little Birds Productions
  • Blanc/Biehn Productions
  • Soldier Stories Entertainment
  • Shoreline Entertainment
  • Nu Image Films

EDUCATION

Toon Boom Harmony 11 Associate Certification – Toon Boom Animation Inc. (2015)
BA, Computer and Video Imaging – Cogswell College (1999)
  • Concentration in Character Animation

SKILLS

Technical Skills
  • LightWave3D
  • Zbrush
  • messiahStudio
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe AfterEffects
  • Nuke
  • ToonBoom Harmony
  • Anime Studio Pro
  • Adobe Flash
  • particleIllusion
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • Lscript