education

BFA in Animation / Massachusetts College of Art and Design
            May 2018, Boston MA
            Graduated with Honors in Animation

technical skills

Adobe Suite: After Effects, Animate, Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator

Additional: Dragonframe, Pro Tools, ProTrack, Raiser’s Edge

work experience

Production Assistant / WGBH / Boston, MA
            February 2019-present
Assists the in-house creative studio at WGBH, organizing promotional videos,
supporting on video shoots, and editing video content for on-air distribution

Curatorial and Teaching Assistant / MassArt Ciné-Culture/ Boston, MA
            August 2018-May 2018
Designed posters and event listings to promote visiting artist screenings, projected visiting artists’ films in an array from DCP to 16mm, and assisted with facilitation of artists’ travel, as well as group discussions.

Studio Assistant / MassArt / Boston, MA
            September 2016-May 2018
Assisted the Animation Studio Managers in the upkeep of studio spaces, the             organization and distribution of equipment, and in managing technology for               student film screenings.

Muralist / NS Studios / Baltimore, MD
            May 2014-August 2014
Worked among a team of painters to render mural commissions for charter                 schools in Baltimore City. Murals conformed to a cohesive house style and                 were completed to meet deadlines.

leadership

 

awards

 

select screenings

Lead Programmer / MassArt / Boston, MA
            December 2017-May 2018
Lead a team of students in collecting proper files and deliverables for the senior animation showcase, curating show order, and communicating with the museum for the 2018 screening at Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Teaching Assistant / MassArt / Boston, MA
            September 2017-May 2018
Supported the instructor in lectures and classroom operations, led instructive presentations, facilitated critique, held office hours, and mentored students.

Lead Orientation Primer / MassArt / Boston, MA
            August 2016-September 2017
Mentored a group of new students, working with a team of student leaders to educate about the college and create a comfortable transition to the environment. The position involved interviewing applicants, organizing the schedule of Orientation and the training of new student leaders.

MAPP Chairman / MassArt / Boston, MA
            January 2015 - May 2018
The student-lead MassArt Philanthropy Program aims to educate and engage             the student body about the impact of philanthropy on campus. Planned stewardship events including students, the surrounding community, and scholarship donors.

 

2018 - Animation Faculty Award MassArt, Boston MA
2018 - Departmental Honors MassArt, Boston MA            
2017 - The Class of 1917 Award for Outstanding Junior in Liberal Arts
Courses
MassArt, Boston MA
2015 - All School Show Foundation Award Boston MA: Memorized
            Blueprints Behind Closed Eyes
2014 - Presidential Scholarship MassArt, Boston MA
2014 - Scholastic Art and Writing Two Regional Gold Keys in Painting, 
Regional Silver Key in Drawing, Regional Honorable Mention in Art Portfolio, Regional Honorable Mention in Drawing

 

2019 - NCCC Film & Animation Festival Finalist, Sanborn, NY: Downhill

2019 - Strapless Student Film Festival Coventry, UK: Downhill

2019 - BAM! Festival Arlington, TX: Downhill

2018 - GRRL HAUS CINEMA Brattle Theatre, Cambridge MA: Downhill

2018 - Lucid Dream Fantastic Film Festival Lucca, IT: Downhill

2018 - KuanDu International Animation Festival Taipei, Taiwan: Downhill

2018 - AnimaSyros International Animation Festival Syros, Greece: Downhill

2018 - SUPERNOVA Digital Animation Festival Denver CO: Downhill

2018 - Animation Block Party BAM Cinématek, Brooklyn NY: Downhill

2018 - Weird Local Film Fest V Warehouse XI, Somerville MA: Downhill

2018 - Senior Animation Showcase Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine
           Arts, Boston MA: Downhill
2018 - All School Show Boston MA: fly here.
2018 - Weird Local Film Fest III Somerville MA: skeleton curb
2018 - FRUIT FROOT FRUTE North Crackatorium Gallery, Boston MA: 
           skeleton curb and lostfruit loop
2017 - Weird Local Film Fest II Somerville MA: ohio
2017 - Squealing Pegs Boston MA: ohio
2017 - Sophomore/Junior Showcase Boston, MA: Swatch Study, 
           Character Reel

2016 - Projector Feelings Student Life Gallery, Boston MA: overnight
2016 - Squealing Pegs Boston MA: shuffle
2016 - PROCESS IS:: Student Life Gallery, Boston MA: Swatch Study
2016 - Sophomore/Junior Showcase Boston MA: Shuffle, overnight
2016 - All School Show Boston MA: 24 Minutes, Petisserie
2015 - All School Show Boston MA: Memorized Blueprints Behind Closed Eyes and              Fluttering Veins and Deceptive But Warm