Get paid to make games.
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.
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.