Demonstrations included stop-motion animation, film and sound editing (analog and digital), video game demonstrations (covering everything from Ralph Baer’s brown box prototype to machinima).
Researched and developed new gallery talks and tours.
Pan-American Elementary School (Teach for America)
2003 – 2004
Kindergarten teacher in a bilingual Arizona school.
Raised reading/English language skills scores from under 10% proficiency to 90% by year’s end.
Rated “exceeds expectations” in all areas from school principal.
Adobe Creative Suite (extensive training with Photoshop), HTML, CSS, Arduino, WordPress, most CMS and publishing platforms. Rapid prototyping, wireframes. Professional photo retouching, social media best practices, SEO. YouTube and Hulu backend, analytics, metadata creation.
Excellent teaching and public speaking ability, skilled at breaking down complicated concepts. Strong writing skills (proposals, pitches, slide decks). Organized and extremely detail-oriented.
Transmedia storytelling, fan culture and sociology, exhibit and environmental design, screenwriting, word games, history nerd.
Georgia Institute of Technology
Masters of Science. Digital Media. Expected 2014.
Current GPA: 4.0