Interest

Insects and Spiders, Beards, Dancing, Startups, Cartoons

Summary

I love to create, plain and simple. Offering a unique combination of creativity and analytical skill, I become an adaptive member of any team. I have experience working on interactive marketing campaigns for companies such as AT&T, Nickelodeon, and Expedia. I enjoy bringing a fresh perspective to problem solving and and thrive in technology's ever-evolving ecosystem.

Awards

Silver Addy Award, AAF Spokane 2012 - Nickelodeon: The Troop Hallway Horror Game, Animator

Silver Addy Award, AAF Spokane 2012 - Expedia: Save Now Banner Ads, Animator

Silver Addy Award, AAF Spokane 2012 - Disney: Kick Buttowski Banner Ads, Animator/Developer

Work History

Work History
Jan 2012 - Present

Illustrator/Animator/Model

Kait! Cartoons

Custom illustrations for business cards, social media avatars, and print.

Animations to explain what your business does or how to use your product.

Fashion and artistic modeling for web or print.

More at http://www.kaitcartoons.com

Jun 2012 - Oct 2012

Quality Assurance Engineer

Next IT Corp

I ran automated and manual user experience tests for websites and javascript applications.

Jan 2011 - Jun 2012

Designer/Developer

Seven2 Interactive

3D Modeling and Animation for Unity Games

Website Design

Flash Animation and Programming

Advertising

Data Entry

Mar 2010 - May 2011

MARS Lab Consultant

Eastern Washington University

Assisted customers in use of multimedia software

Large format and custom printing

Instruction on use of cameras, microphones, and lighting equipment

Creation of promotional materials and campaigns

Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Jun 2008

Associates Degree

Wenatchee Valley College

Completed during attendance at Cashmere High School

Member of National Honor Society

Skills

Skills

Animation

Comfortable with 3D Modeling and Animation in 3D Studio Max and Blender. Experienced with 2D Animation in Adobe Flash.

Programming

Proficient with Java and ActionScript 3.

Illustration

Technically, I've been an illustrator since I was 3 years old, but I started receiving training in 2006 at Wenatchee Valley College. I've grown over the years and am now adept at character design and storytelling through art.   Skilled with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Flash, as well as traditional mediums such as pen & ink, and watercolor painting.