Education
Savannah College of Art and Design
Master of Arts Degree in Interactive Design and Game Development
East Tennessee State University
Bachelor of Science in Digital Media and Minor in Art
Software
3D Modeling
3ds Max, Maya, Rhino3d
Multimedia
After Effects, Director, Media Cleaner, Premiere, SoundForge
Hypermedia
CSS, Dreamweaver, Flash, Frontpage, HTML, Javascript, MySQL, PHP
Digital Imaging
CorelDraw, Corel Photo-Paint, Fireworks, Photoshop
2D Vector
AutoCAD, Freehand, Illustrator, Terramodel
Westwood College
Courses Taught (click course for details)
3D Simulation, Advanced 3D, Advanced Character Animation, Advanced Digital Effects, Animation Portfolio Review, Art History, Digital Color Theory, Digital Editing for Animation, Fundamentals of 3D, Fundamentals of Web Design, Intermediate 3D, Introduction to Animation, Motion Graphics, Sequential Art and Visual Narrative Special Effects
Wrote Syllabus
Animation Portfolio, Digital Color Theory, Intermediate 3D, Sequential Art and Visual Narrative
Other Duties
Acting Dean, Interim Program Chair, Lead Instructor for Animation & Game Art, Member of Game Art/Animation Curriculum Committee, Member of Education Policy Committee, Art Director for 22' x 14' mural at Bubba's Custom Cars & Developed and conducted 24 hour "Iron-Man" competition
Awards
VCCA 2011 Teacher of the Year, Awarded Outstanding Tutor of the Term, Awarded Teacher of the Term, Students participated and won Gold in Addy Award Contest
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division
Courses Taught (click course for details)
Computer 3D Modeling and Animation I, Interface Design, Intermediate 2D Animation, Modeling/Animation II, Principles of 3D Modeling, Principles of Animation
Stratford University
Courses Taught (click course for details)
3-D Animation, Advanced Interactive Animation, Creating Graphics for the Web, Fundamentals of Web Design, Graphics Design, Internet Applications I, Internet Applications II, Interactive Web Animation, Portfolios Creation, Presentation Layer: Client Side Programming, Theory of Information Systems, Usability and the Web, Web Application Project Management, Web Programming Design
Wrote Syllabus
3-D Animation, 3-D Modeling, Advanced Interactive Animation, Fundamentals of Web Design, Graphics Design, Interactive Web Animation, Internet Applications I, Internet Applications II, Portfolios Creation, Presentation Layer: Client Side Programming, Usability and the Web
Other Duties
Developed and conducted Cascading Style Sheets seminar for students, staff and professionals, Lead on creating BFA in Interactive Design and Technologies, Lead on recreating and marketing Digital Design Department into Communication Arts and Design Department
Gibbs College
Courses Taught (click course for details)
2D/3D Design, Advertising Design, Animation I, Animation II, Digital Prepress, Digital Video I, Display Design, Interactive Media I, Interactive Media II, Interactive Media III, Interdisciplinary Studio, Introduction to Computer Concepts and Applications, Project Management, Typography I, Web Design II
Wrote Syllabus
Animation I, Animation II, Digital Video I, Digital Video II, Interactive Media I, Interactive Media II, Interactive Media III, Visual Communication Interdisciplinary Studio
Other Duties
3d Studio Max R7, Introduction—Instructor Development Training & Stretching (Co-taught), 3d Studio Max R7, Beyond the Basics—Instructor Development Training (Co-taught), Digital Video Committee, Collections Committee, VISCOM Bachelor’s Degree Committee, Lead on BFA Game Design track, Proposal for the BFA Multimedia track, Gibbs Art Contest, Video taped college graduation ceremony, Trained and supplied our multimedia instructors with class syllabus, course description, grade book, and all course documents/handouts for class structure and projects.
Workshops Instructed
Tools for Learning Technology
Cascading Style Sheets
Dynamic Web Pages with Flash
3d Studio Max R7 – Introduction – Instructor Development Training & Stretching
3d Studio Max R7 – Beyond the Basics – Instructor Development Training
Certifications
Photoshop Level I & II
Alias Maya Foundations
McNeel’s Rhinoceros 3D
CSS 2
Macromedia Dreamweaver MX
Macromedia Flash 2004 MX
HTML 3.2
HTML Programmer 4.0