Work Experience

ITS Creatives Team Lead

Asbury University - November 2018 - Present
Oversees Creatives Team and student workers in graphic design, PR, Development, Programming, and Media Archiving/Podcasting.

  • Designed and Implemented new digitization and audio processing hardware/software workflow.

3D Artist & Animator

Digital Life 3D - August 2017 - Present
Working with Duncan Irschick and the Digital Life team to develop data-driven 3d animation for use by Scientists, Conservationists, Educators, and Animators.

ITS Support Generalist/Media Archivist

Asbury University - August 2018 - November 2018
Student support for campus technology and websites and media achieving of campus events and recordings.

  • Fulfilling interdepartmental and outside media order s of campus audio-visual recordings.
  • Handling phone and email student support ticketed using Freshservice ITSM system.
  • Moving and cataloging old archival media (DV, VHS, DVD, CD, Reel-to-reel)to network server databases.

Content Writer/Support Specialist

BlenderGrid - Jan 2017 - May 2018
Provide educational article content for the BlenderGrid blog designed to engage potential customers while also providing one-on-one support to existing customers via email support. Write Engaging 3D rendering related content and interviews on a regular basis.

  • Collaborate with company members via remote location utilizing Slack  and Skype for communication.
  • Work with company support team via ZenDesk to provide optimal support for customers.

VFX Lead/Technical Director

Martin Media - May 2012 - 2017
Work on and off-location overseeing  VFX and film production gear for commercial, corporate, and educational content productions for high profile clients including: Hendrickson Intl, RDPC, Berea College, EKU, and PBS.

  • Work with a small production team to overcome technical and creative challenges.
  • Create professional quality graphics within a contained budget and time frame.
  • Manage Windows, MacOS, and legacy hardware/software systems to save time and expenditures.

Education

Asbury University – Bachelor of Arts - Media Communications and Philosophy – Fall 2018 - Fall 2021


Volunteer Experience

The Asbury Collegian

Web Editor – January 2019 - Present
Works with editorial team to publish and manage the Asbury Collegian web-edition and social media pages.

Topology Guides

Editor/Educational Content Writer – June 2015 - Present
Founded and run a successful educational website teaching professional 3d modeling techniques with a sustained 4,000 visitor sessions a month.

  • Design and Implement a UX freindly experience for visitors.
  • Create a marketing plan and vision to grow the website and it’s purpose.
  • Write consistent and professional educational content for over 2 years.

Jasper Bend Baptist Church

3D Visualization Artist – August 2014
Designed and visualized a 3d architectural visualization for a church building/recovery project.

Wycliffe Bible Translators, USA

Video Editor – June 2016
Helped as part of a four person crew to edit 40+ short interviews utilizing an Adobe Creative Cloud workflow.


Recommendations

Just a list of random useful websites that I’ve found over the years.

Training

Music

Colors

Web/Visual Design

Typography

Blogs

Forums

3d Assets

Textures

References

Software

Art Platforms

PBR Theory

Podcasts:

Blogging Software