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September 2007 and currently
Media Developer - Center for Homeland Defense and Security
á Consult with SMEs to prioritize and organize course work for eLearning.
á Storyboarding and developing complete on-line course modules from scripts.
á Building interactive sequences/presentations that are ADA compliant and integrate with course materials.
á Developing self study courses and building media for them.
January 2004 to August 2007
Fabrication technician – William S. Goree Inc./2G Enterprises
á Working from engineered drawings I fabricated parts for Superconducting Rock Magnetometers. These instruments are cooled with liquid helium and measure the polarity in rock samples. I handmade a large number of the internal and external parts, assisted with assembly, and on site installations.
August 2001 and currently
Freelance Information Designer - Animator
á For Monterey Peninsula College I designed and built 7 learning modules that prepare new students for distance learning.
á For Callsource I designed and built 10 interactive branched learning modules, and 4 short presentation modules used to train phone agents for marketing calls.
á For Agile Press I Animated a short marketing presentation for Ted Lewis's book Bak's Sand Pile: Strategies for a Catastrophic World
á I completed an animated map sequence for the National Marine Sanctuary that was part of a PBS television special.
á For the Kotz & Treichel Chemistry text book, IÕve generated over 40 pieces of art showing atomic orbitals.
November 1994 to August 2001 - Archipelago/Harcourt e-Learning
Senior Animator - Production/Design for Educational CD and Distance Learning
á Developing complete on-line courses from scripts
á Building interactive media sequences for on-line and distance learning.
á Modeling and animating sequences from storyboards and assembling the sequences into finished media with voice over and labels.
á Cleaning up/or revising storyboards from rough layouts.
á Working with content consultants to ensure useful media.
November 1990 to October 1994 - Columbia College
Assistant Production Manager/Staff
á Teaching college level Animation I, covering the fundamentals of animation.
á Organizing and presenting lectures to students on creating titles for their class film projects.
September 1988 to October 1990 - Encyclopedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Principal Freelance Animator and Assistant to the Director.
á Animating scenes in educational films and overseeing them through to completion.
Education: Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois
B.A. August 1988, Film/Video and Animation
á Emphasis on independent projects in animated film and the use of equipment.
á Work on Student Academy Award winning film "Cat and Rat"
References: Available on request http://www.montereymotiongraphics.com