Work:

Oct 2000 – present: Freelance Director, Animator, and Designer.

Independent short films: Teatriños: Homenaxe ao mineral do repolo (2010) (Director, Designer, Animator)
Krampusnacht, the Quietest (2010) (Director, Designer, Animator)
Documentaries: Manufactured Landscapes (2006) (Motion Designer)
Network branding: CBC, TMN, Family Channel, Teletoon, YTV, Movie Central (Designer, Animator, Art Director)
Commercials: Yahoo!, Purell, Gain, Colgate, Sprint, Canadian Tire, Air Canada, OLGC (Designer, Animator, Art Director)
TV Show openings: Restaurant Makeover, HBO’s Crashbox (Designer, Animator, Art Director)

Jan 1999 – Oct 2000: Spin Productions
Designer / Animator

Oct –Dec 1998: Cuppa Coffee Animation
Sr. Stop Motion Animator / Designer / Set builder / Compositor

Oct 1996 – Aug 1998: YTV Canada
Designer / Animator

Education:

2003-2005: OCAD: Bachelor of Fine Arts degree
1993-1997: OCAD: Honours diploma in Drawing & Painting

Awards:

2006: Broadcast Design Association (BDA) Award: Gold
2006: The Bessies, Animation Craft Award
2003: BDA Award: Gold
2002: 2 BDA Awards: Bronze
2001: 2 BDA Awards: Bronze
1999: Finalist for Golden Marble Award
1998: BDA Award: Silver
1998: 2 BDA Awards: Bronze
1998: Nomination for Monitor Award
1996: Dorothy Stevens Award (OCAD)
1995: David W. Bain Scholarship (OCAD)

Grants:

2010: NFB FAP (Filmmakers Assistance Program) Award for Little Theatres: Homage to the Mineral of Cabbage (Teatriños: Homenaxe ao mineral do repolo)
2008: Bravo!FACT grant for production of Little Theatres: Homage to the Mineral of Cabbage (Teatriños: Homenaxe ao mineral do repolo)

Recent Art Shows and Screenings:

Jun 2011: Teatriños: Homenaxe ao mineral do repolo. Annecy Animation Festival, Annecy, France.
Dec 2010: Krampusnacht, the Quietest. Group Show, Krampusnacht 2010, at Resistor Gallery, Toronto.

Other Interests:

Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga
Poetry
Books about yoga
Books about writing & creativity
Food, food production, vegetarianism and veganism, health and nutrition, cooking, and eating... generally, food, in all its glorious aspects