Résumé

Experience

Graphics & Animation for “The Price Is Right”
CBS Television Network, 2012-2018

  • Guided the most significant brand and design update of the quintessential, longest-running game show, starting in its 42nd season; created a visual design language that appeals to its core demo while successfully attracting desirable younger audiences, contributing to average daily viewership of 5.9MM in its 46th season
  • Established creative direction and produced digital animation, print design, and scenic design for 123 special episodes & week-long special series, including 3 special episodes aired in primetime; established creative direction for on-air promotion of special episodes
  • Collaborated closely with Art Directors to create 6 all-new games, and to refurbish, rebuild, or otherwise update 28 classic games
  • Collaborated closely with Art Directors to design and manage construction of all scenery & production design, including set redesign & updates, new scenic elements, and existing scenery refurbishment
  • Established creative direction for 5 distinct full-screen animated interstitials; produced over 150 individual segment deliverables
  • Managed a team of 5 print production designers responsible for creating all printed graphics for 975 episodes
  • Established brand standards and guidelines for use in marketing, promotion, and merchandising, including design assets for PriceIsRight.com
  • Designed and managed construction and installation of SXSW convention booth and Paley Center museum exhibition featuring actual show scenic elements
  • Recognized by the Academy 3 times for contributions to the show’s Emmy awards in the category of Outstanding Game Show

Art Director (IATSE Local 800)

“Dear Mama” (2018); Jesse Collins Entertainment for VH-1

  • Managed set & scenery build, delivery, and installation; managed art department of 12 to construct and dress set and stage for 1-episode special event

“Hypnotize Me” (2017); Tuesday’s Child Productions for FOX

  • Managed set & scenery install, art department of 10, over 3000 props and scenic elements for 8-episode series; designed unique scenic elements for 20 acts

“Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem at Outside Lands” (2016); Soapbox Studios for Disney

  • Designed and managed construction, transportation, and installation of music festival stage set for The Muppets’ house band to make its debut live performance

Lead Graphic Artist
CBS Television City, 2005-2012

  • Managed, trained, and inspired 5 direct reports in a print production environment, creating print graphics for over 50 television series, 85 commercial productions, and 13 corporate departments at CBS; hired and fired under unionized-labor compliance
  • Grew department from a cost center to a revenue center in first year; continued growth to revenues in excess of $2.5MM annually
  • Expanded capabilities with new and updated equipment; streamlined processes & systems

Software

After Effects, 9 years
Cinema 4D, 4 years
Illustrator, 22 years
Sketchup, 10 years
Photoshop, 19 years

Education

BFA, Graphic Design
Savannah College of Art and Design
Class of 2003

Skills

Problem Solving 
Concept & Execution 
Systems & Processes
Team Leadership & Empowerment
Project Management
Communication
Accountability
⚡️TCB⚡️
Projection Mapping
Looping Animation
Storyboarding
Dynamic Animation
Branding & Identity
Logo Animation
Production Design
Layout

Fun Facts

I love going to Mexico.

I am co-captain of the world’s most stylish former moped gang.

I once served a taste of acceptance from the Yum Cart at Burning Man.