Objective

Get paid to make games.

Experience

Other Ocean – Graphic Designer

Emeryville, CA          October 2009 – October 2011

Created environment art for War of the Worlds.

Created UI elements for BulletStorm’s advertgame, Duty Calls.

Created background graphics and tilesets for Capcom’s NES-themed DSiWare game, Dark Void Zero.

2D Boy LLC – Associate Producer

San Francisco, CA          May 2008 – November 2008

Testing, localization, and general production assistance for 2D Boy’s Award-Winning Wii game; World of Goo.

SEGA of America – Quality Assurance

San Francisco, CA          August 2005 – December 2005

Tested pre-release titles including Shadow the Hedgehog and Full Auto for the XBox 360 gaming console. Regarded as the expert tester for Shadow, I was chosen to assist a third party advertising group in obtaining video and screen capture footage.

Attended a design meeting to brainstorm ideas for a conceptual “Mad Max” title.

Education

Art Institute of California – Bachelor of Science

San Francisco, CA          July 2006 – March 2010

Withdrew from the Art Institute’s Game Art & Design program before completing the degree.

DuBois Business College – Associate in Specialized Business Degree

DuBois, PA          October 2000 – October 2002

The specialized business degree for the Entertainment Production Business major included traditional art courses such as drawing, sculpting, and anatomy, as well as computer applications for graphic design, animation, and web design and also business related courses such as advertising, marketing, and accounting.

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