I've been working on mobile games for a while now, but I also enjoy building websites, writing short stories and game reviews, making short films, and streaming games online.
Final Cut Pro/Adobe Premiere
Lighting and Sound
Microsoft Office/Google Drive
Adobe Creative Suite
Senior Game DesignerMay 2015 to Current Jam City － San Diego, CA
Designed levels and new mechanics for Cookie Jam
Worked on projects to improve Cookie Jam's overall user experience
Managed team tasks and design schedule
Worked with Design Manager and Team to improve workflow and quality-of-life
Lead weekly team meetings and content reviews
Worked on unannounced projects
Game Designer/Assistant ProducerDec 2013 to Dec 2014 DeNA － San Francisco, CA
Collaborated with multiple teams and departments, both in-house and internationally, to design and
develop three (3) Free-to-Play games for Android and iOS.
Two (2) titles featured in "Best New Games" sections in both Android and iOS app stores.
Created design documents for multiple gameplay systems and features.
Collaborated with other Writers and Designers to create and expand game-world fiction.
Acted as Community Manager in order to give fans a direct line to developers and foster relationships.
Writer & Web DeveloperFeb 2012 to Aug 2012 Eyecandy Film Journal － Santa Cruz, CA
Published a 5-page article concerning the relationship between film and video games.
Independently developed and updated the journal's annual website.
Assisted the Editors-in-Chief with all aspects of publication, from editing to distribution.
Bachelor of Arts, Film & Digital Media2012University of California, Santa Cruz － Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Relevant Coursework - Intro to Digital Media, Digital Media Workshop, Digital Media Production, Advanced Topics in Digital Media, Film and Video Production, Foundations of Game Design, Game Design Experience, 3D Modeling, History of Video Games, Senior Screenwriting
School Projects - Worked independently and cooperatively in the creation of video games, websites, and short films. Published an article on film and video games in a student-run film journal. Wrote a feature-length screenplay.
3D Modeling (Blender), JSON, Windows, OSX, Android, iOS