Art Direction, Concept Art and Creative Strategy.

I am passionate about creating interactive experiences that feel visceral and authentic through visual storytelling while using creative problem solving that help inspire individuals and teams in focusing towards a common goal.

I am an Art Director and Concept Artist with more then 10 years of industry experience working on several projects such as The Wolf Among Us and the award-winning title The Walking Dead: Season 1 - A Telltale Games Series.

Education
  • Concept Design Academy
    • 2009-2010
  • Art Center College of Design
    • 2005-2009 - Bachelor of Science Industrial Design
  • Art Institute of Boston
    • 2004-2005 - Illustration
Skills
  • Art Direction
  • Concept Art
  • Visual Development
  • Game Design
  • Key Art
  • Pitch Art
  • Production Design
  • Ideation
  • Layout
  • Colour Keys
  • Illustration
  • Promotional Art
  • Quality Control
Packages
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Flash CC
  • Google Sketchup
  • Corel Painter
  • Autodesk Maya 2018
  • Construct 2
  • Substance Painter
  • Substance Designer
  • Unity Engine
Learning
  • ZBrush
  • Marvelous Dersigner
Current Experiences

Freelance Concept Art & Visual Development
2018 - Present

TellTale Games
2010-2018

  • Art Director
  • Wolf Among Us 2 - Canceled
  • Batman: The Telltale Series - Season 2
  • Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series
  • The Walking Dead: Michonne
  • Concept Artist
  • The Walking Dead: Season 3 - The Game
  • Minecraft Story Mode
  • Game of Thrones
  • The Walking Dead: Season 2 - The Game
  • The Wolf Among Us
    • Awards 2014
    • *IGN: Best Story of the Year
    • *IGN: Best Performance
    • *IGN: Best Adventure
  • The Walking Dead: 400 Days - The Game
  • The Walking Dead: Season 1 - The Game
    • Awards 2012
    • *VGA: Game of the Year
    • *VGA: Best Female Character (Clementine)
    • *Wired: Game of the Year
    • *Destructoid: Game of the Year
    • *Yahoo!: Game of the Year
  • Back to the Future - The Game
  • Law & Order - Legacies
  • Jurassic Park - The Game
  • Poker Night @ the Inventory
  • Poker Night 2 @ the Inventory

Past Experiences - Visual Development, Concept Artist & 2D Artist

  • Blue Key Games - Concept Artist
  • Studio Voltz - Background Artist
  • Gutenberg - The Musical - Poster Illustration
  • Rusty Axe Games - 2D Artist
  • Tower22 - Concept Artist
  • Virtual Air Guitar Company - Concept Artist
  • GhostShip Studios - Background Artist
  • LucidSphere Media - Illustrator
  • Sinister Designs - 2D Character Artist
  • Evolved Games - Concept Artist
  • From Here Down - Album Art
  • Cinephilia Productions - Illustrator and Matte Painter for Beirut... Hide & Seek
  • Broken Switch Studios - Visual Development
  • Disney Consumer Products - Visual Development
  • Obsidian Entertainment - Concept Artist
  • Earthwave Studio - Concept Artist & UI Artist
  • Lost Vectors - 2D Artist
Contact Information

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