Award-winning and versatile with extensive experience in a broad range of creative disciplines. Meticulous with the details, but with a watchful eye on the big picture. Comfortable working alone or in a team. Leadership experience but always willing to take direction. Humble, fun, and respectful by nature. A smart risk taker, guided by good instincts and an inherent curiosity.

Resumé
Experience

Freelance. San Francisco Bay Area, CA.

Jun 2006 to Present
Motion Graphics Designer / Director / Animator

Commissioned for a range of projects from product launches, to explainer videos, to educational museum exhibits. Extensive experience telecommuting.

Clients include FX Networks; Manchester United; Lexus; Royal Bank of Scotland; Brighton Museum & Art Gallery; The Fryderyk Chopin Museum, Warsaw; Umbro; Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs Museum.

FLOYD COUNTY PRODUCTIONS. Atlanta, GA.

Worked on 100 episodes of the Emmy Award winning FX series Archer. Tackled multiple ongoing projects and ever-present deadlines in a fast paced, team-centric production. Occupied a number of senior roles…

Jul 2014 to April 2018
Creative Director / Transmedia Producer Jun 2013 to April 2018
Lead Motion Designer
  • The studio's first and only Motion Designer during my tenure
  • Created all Motion Design and Fantasy UI content for Archer and other shows the studio produced.
  • Redesigned the Archer title sequence each season and engineered it in an organized manner for painless future updates. Interviewed by Art Of The Title about my work in this role.
Jul 2010 to Jun 2018
Animator / Senior Animator / Compositor
  • Duties included scene setups, character rigging, character animation, compositing Flash and Harmony scenes in After Effects, and VFX compositing.
  • Established VFX looks, color grades, and user friendly templates for future use by myself and other After Effects compositors.
  • Promoted to a Senior Animator in 2011 and mentored a team of animators.

Radical Axis. Atlanta, GA.

Jul 2009 to Apr 2010
Animator / Compositor

Worked on the first season of Archer under the employment of cult animation studio Radical Axis, creators of Aqua Teen Hunger Force. I also worked on the Adult Swim show Squidbillies as a compositor.

Centre Screen. Manchester, UK.

Oct 2002 to Jun 2006
Motion Design / UI & UX

Worked on museum exhibits and social awareness campaigns at a leading UK production company.

  • Created motion graphics for DVDs, apps, web, and large scale multi-screen audio visual experiences
  • Developed a strong understanding of TV / 10-foot design and its differences to web and print
  • Designed rich user interfaces for touchscreen interactive exhibits

Clients included Astra Zenica; BBC; Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester; KPMG; Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum; Hong Kong Wetlands Park; UK Department of Health; National Space Centre.

Honours

Emmy Award Juror2018

As a member of the Television Academy's Interactive Media Peer Group, and a previous two-time winner, I was honored to participate in a 12 person panel of industry experts to review and vote upon the entries in the 'Outstanding Innovation In Interactive Media' category for the 70th Emmy Awards.

Webby Award Nomination (Runner Up)2018

Creative Director for Archer, P.I.

Best Use Of Augmented Reality

Shorty Awards Finalist2018

Creative Director for Archer, P.I.

Best Use Of Augmented Reality

Shorty Awards Nomination2018

Creative Director for Archer, P.I.

Most Creative Use Of Technology

Clio Award Winner (Gold)2017

Creative Director for Archer, P.I.

Television & Streaming – Game

Clio Award Winner (Gold)2017

Creative Director for Archer, P.I.

Television & Streaming – App

Primetime Emmy Award Winner2016

Transmedia Director for Archer Scavenger Hunt 2016

Outstanding Creative Achievement In Interactive Media – Multiplatform Storytelling

Primetime Emmy Award Winner2015

Transmedia Director for Archer Scavenger Hunt 2015

Outstanding Creative Achievement In Interactive Media – Multiplatform Storytelling

Expertise

Motion Design, Graphic Design, Direction, Creative Direction, Transmedia Storytelling, Animation, Video Editing, Video Encoding, Interactive Design, UI, UX, Illustration, 3D, Photography, Videography, Photo Retouching, Color Grading, Sound Design, Music.

Software

After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Cinema 4D, Sketch, Adobe XD, Flash, Animate CC, Audition, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Lightroom, Final Cut Pro X, Logic Pro X, Keynote, Unity, HTML, CSS.

Education

John Moores University. Liverpool, UK.

1999 to 2002
Bachelor of Arts degree. Design & Visual Arts / Graphic Design (Graduated with First Class Honors)

Tameside College. Manchester, UK.

1997 to 1999
GNVQ Advanced Graphic Design. A Level Art & Design. Centra Life Drawing. City & Guilds Desktop Publishing

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