RESUME

WORK EXPERIENCE

WORK

EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION
FOX ADHD ANIMATOR 

DECEMBER 2015

 

CHARACTER ANIMATION FOR FOX'S YOUTUBE CHANNEL.

DUTIES: CHARACTER ANIMATION, ASSET CREATION, RIGGING, AND LIP SYNC.

 

OVENBITS LEAD ANIMATOR BIBLE APP FOR KIDS

2014 - PRESENT

 

CHARACTER ANIMATION FOR AN AWARD WINNING APP THAT USES ANIMATED STORIES TO TEACH CHILDREN THE BIBLE.

DUTIES: CHARACTER ANIMATION, ASSET CREATION, RIGGING, LIP SYNC, STORYBOARDING, PLAY TESTING.

 
YETI CGI LEAD 2D ARTIST/ANIMATOR 

​2011-2013 & CURRENT FREELANCE JOBS

 

MANAGED THE ENTIRE 2D DEPARTMENT THROUGH FIVE INTERACTIVE TITLES ON WEB AND MOBILE.  PROJECTS VARIED FROM WEB GAMES TO INTERACTIVE STORYBOOKS TO CASINO GAMES.
DUTIES: OVERSEE ALL ASPECTS OF CHARACTER ANIMATION, DELEGATE WORKFLOW, REATE GAME MOCK UPS, WRITE COPY, UI/UX DESIGN, ORGANIZE FLASH LIBRARIES, TALK WITH CLIENTS.

 
DANEBOE PRODUCTIONS LEAD ANIMATOR

2013

 

ANIMATED ALL SIX EPISODES OF THE WEB SERIES, THUNDER MCWYLDE.

DUTIES: CHARACTER ANIMATION, RIGGING, LIP SYNC, STORYBOARDING, ANIMATICS, BACKGROUNDS.

 

MARK KISTLER 2D ARTIST/LEAD ANIMATOR

2005-2010

 

IN CHARGE OF CONVERTING MARK'S HAND DRAWN LESSON PLANS INTO VECTOR-BASED DRAWING LESSONS FOR DRAW3D.COM.  WROTE AND ANIMATED MARKETING VIDEOS FOR THE WEBSITE.
DUTIES: CREATE ALL ASSETS IN FLASH, EDIT AUDIO, CREATE FINAL ANIMATIONS, RENDER MARKETING VIDEOS.

FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY
BS DIGITAL ANIMATION AND GAME DESIGN 2004 - 2007

 

Mid-Michigan Community College
AA GRAPHIC DESIGN 2001 - 2004

 

EDUCATION
CONTACT
SOFTWARE SKILLS

EMAIL: DAVE@DAVEJAB.COM

 

PHONE: 616-634-6511

WEBSITE: DAVEJAB.COM

BASED IN LOS ANGELES, CA

 

FLASH

PHOTOSHOP

ILLUSTRATOR

SPINE

MICROSOFT OFFICE

PC AND MAC COMPLIANT

SHIPPED PROJECTS
HONORS AND AWARDS

 

BIBLE FOR KIDS APP HAS REACHED OVER SEVEN MILLION DOWNLOADS.

 

FEATURED ANIMATION IN MARK KISTLER'S IMAGINATION STATION 2009 EMMY WINNING EPISODE.

 

QUEST FOR EXCELLENCE INSTITUTIONAL AWARD FROM THE MICHIGAN MUSEUM ASSOCIATION.