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Recent graduate looking for freelance work. Thanks for looking!
ExperienceFreelance Animator at Microgigantic
September 2016 - December 2016 (4 months)
Colored, composited, and animated a fifteen-second animation for Anijam, a collaborative promotional
project for the Mall of America. Created colorscripts, character designs, and animations for additional
groups. Received award for Best Environment Design.

Animator at Ein Aus Animation
May 2016 - September 2016 (5 months)
Created 2D animations and effects for upcoming short film.

Teaching Assistant at MCAD Pre-College Summer Session
July 2016 - July 2016 (1 month)
-Assisted the instructor in teaching animation techniques to high school students during MCAD's three-week
pre-college camp. Emphasis in teaching Photoshop, After Effects, Dragonframe, and hand-drawn animation.
-Worked with other TAs to create promotional animation.

Co-Curator/Curatorial Intern at Altered Esthetics Film Festival
January 2016 - July 2016 (7 months)
-Curated submissions and organized programming for the Ae Film Fest.
-Worked with other interns organize Innocent Campfire, a late-night screening of films we personally
curated. Designed poster for Innocent Campfire.
-Assisted with Wordpress maintenance.
-Wrote blog posts and interviewed artists.

JuiceMedia Youth Program Intern at Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP)
October 2015 - May 2016 (8 months)
-Mentored high school students’ film and animation projects.
-Conducted workshops on Photoshop, Premiere, and DSLR cameras.
-Designed posters and animations.

Student Reporter at Minneapolis College of Art and Design
January 2015 - May 2015 (5 months)
-Took photographs, conducted interviews, and wrote features published on the MCAD website.
-Used basic HTML to format blog posts.

Freelance Video Editor, Color Corrector, and Copyeditor at Freelance
October 2013 - November 2014 (1 year 2 months)
Edited promotional video for Kundalini Yoga Crestone. Color-corrected photos for QNA, a New York-based
band. Copyedited various student essays and college entrance applications.

International Marketing Intern at The Online Platform of Building Materials
June 2014 - August 2014 (3 months)
-Conducted bilingual presentations on Western business culture, social media, and English grammar.
-Created 40-page document on American-Chinese marketing relations.
-Wrote English version of website.
-Managed social media platforms.
-Wrote and designed 30-page e-magazine.

Co-Editor & Writer/Illustrator at Satyr Comedy Magazine
September 2012 - June 2014 (1 year 10 months)
-Led weekly pitch meetings.
-Designed logo, tagline, and various promotional materials.
-Copyedited all content.
-Redesigned magazine layout for greater aesthetic appeal.
-Maintained website and social media profiles.
-Contributed written and illustrated content, including the Fall 2013 cover.

Illustration Intern at The Devastator
January 2014 - May 2014 (5 months)
-Assisted editors with illustration and layout design.
-Contributed published editorial illustrations.
-Illustrated cover and designed layout of zine about indie creators at comic conventions.
EducationEDUCATION

Minneapolis College of Art and Design Minneapolis, MN
B.F.A. in Animation, 2016

HONORS AND AWARDS

Final Girls Berlin Film Festival ??" Berlin, Germany, 2017
Chico Independent Film Festival ??" Chico, CA, 2017
MCAD 48 Hour Film Fest ??" Minneapolis, MN, 2016
ReAnimania International Animation Film Festival??"Yerevan, Armenia, 2016
Semifinalist ??" Locomocion Experimental Animation Festival??"Mexico City, Mexico, 2016
Ottowa International Animation Festival??"Ottowa, Canada, 2016
Minnanimate ??" Minneapolis, MN, 2016
Toronto Animated Image Society??"Toronto, Canada, 2016
Altered Esthetics Film Festival??"Minneapolis, MN, 2016
Critical Edge Film Festival??"Chicago, IL, 2016
Carnegie Museum of Art 2-Minute Film Festival??"Pittsburgh, PA, 2016
Mister Vorky??"Ruma, Serbia, 2016
Bridgwater College Film and Music Festival??"Bridgwater, England, 2016
Made @ MCAD??"Minneapolis, MN, 2016
Minnesota Electronic Theater??"Minneapolis, MN, 2016
Minneapolis Underground Film Festival??"Minneapolis, MN, 2015

Best Environment Design
Anijam, hosted by Microgigantic and Neighbor for the Mall of America
2017

Best in Show
Made @ MCAD March 2016
Jurors: Ryan Gerald Nelson and Tricia Khutoretsky

Semifinalist in Animation
Adobe Design Achievement Awards
2015

Presidential Scholarship
MCAD 2014
Four-year scholarship granted every semester of full-time attendance.
Speciality• 2D & 3D Character Animation
• Video Editing
• Visual Development & Illustration
• Graphic Design & Layout
• Sound Design
• Compositing
Hardware ProficiencyMac, PC, Cintiq
Software ProficiencyAdobe Photoshop (proficient)
Premiere (proficient)
After Effects (intermediate)
HTML & CSS (limited)
InDesign (limited)
Maya (limited)

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