EXPERIENCE

Lighting & Compositing Artist - Element X, Texas

Main artist in charge of lighting and compositing work in the studio. Also, assist with layout, set dressing, texturing, and other miscellaneous tasks when help is needed.  

Lighting Artist - Baobab, California

Responsible for lighting and rendering marketing material for VR animated short, Baba Yaga, using Maya and Arnold

Lighting Artist - MPC, Montreal, Canada

Responsible for creating sequence light rigs shot lighting, FX shot lighting, rendering, and scene optimization on feature film productions. Working with Lead and Key artists to deliver consistent quality shots.

Lighting Artist - Rooster Teeth Animation, Texas

Handled shot lighting, rendering, render optimization, and asset management across assigned shots. While working with Lead artist to maintain a consistent look across shots.

Jan '21 - Present

Oct '20

Feb '19 - May '20

Jan '19 - Feb '19

SKILLS

Software

Scripting Languages

Operating Systems

Soft Skills

Katana, Maya, Renderman, Arnold, Nuke, Resolve, Houdini, XGen, RV, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator, Lightroom

Python, MEL, C++, Processing

Linux, Windows, Mac

Adaptability, Communication, Problem Solver, Dedicated, Hardworking, Leadership

EDUCATION

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA

Bachelor of Science in Visualization

Academy for International Education, Bonn, Germany

Semester Study Abroad

Sep '14  - May '18

Jan '17 - May '17

ORGANIZATIONS

Texas A&M University ACM SIGGRAPH Officer

Manage other officers as well as overseeing the organization of events, financial accounts, documents, spreadsheets, and memberships

President May '17 - '18  |  Secretary May - Dec '16   Treasurer Jun '15 - May '16

SIGGRAPH Conference Student Volunteer

Tasked with essential duties to help the conference run smoothly

2017 Los Angeles  |  2018 Vancouver