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Rachel is a talented and hard working skilled individual with seven years of multi-media production.  She possess an understanding of storytelling.
Rachel produce projects from conceptual storyboarding to finished products.  She incorporates the principles of animation in order to an effective story as well as utilizing compositing techniques (lighting, texturing) to create finished scenes.


SIGGRAPH 2017 - California

(2017) Student Volunteer

Selected from 1000 applicants to support operations of SIGGRAPH which served over 16,500  attendees.

   Assisted international exhibitors with presenting and demonstrating their          technology to attendees
   Ensured software licenses were validated
   Performed as the conference mascot, Shay D. Pixel​

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania    

(2016 - 2017)  Producer/Editor

Oversaw productivity of 10 other students remotely. Communicated via class threads, phone, email ensuring continuity was maintained and deadlines were met.

    Assisted in character and environment design, asset modeling and                       animation

    Filed and edited footage together, created additional Foley and other                   graphics


Creative Talent Network Expo - California                            

(November 2016)  Volunteer

A convention that encourages professionals and amateurs to connect

    Selling tickets and collecting passes for patrons

    Directed crowds for various panels

World Animation and VFX Summit - California

(October 2016)  Volunteer

A conference event that celebrated industry leaders and innovators

    Assembled  contents for conference bags

    Greeted and checked in attendees, speakers

Creative Filmakers Association - Ohio
(2011 - 2012)  Apprentice Editor/Intern

Twenty apprentices were selected from over one hundred to edit video into sub-topics of a documentary slated for national debut in 2015. Apprentices worked with established industry editors learning industrial processes of non-linear video editing.


    Editing videos,

    Creating and uploading documents to the website,

    Transcribing video footage,

    Handling equipment and setting up shots on location

Natcoll Design and Technology (Yoobee) - New Zealand (2009-2010)  Project Manager/Animator/Modeler

Monitored and updated 18 students’ progress for dailies.  This included modelling, rigging, texturing, file formatting, lighting, and rendering.

    Contributed to pre-visualizations, sound, asset modelling, texturing and             animation

    Redistributed responsibilities based on priorities and capabilities to offset         bottlenecks

American Embassy of Wellington - New Zealand
(2008-2009)  Video Director, Producer, and Editor

Produced an orientation video for US diplomats                 

    Developed a production schedule
    Script writing, Interviewed talent
    Filmed and captured footage, Video and audio editing

Software Skills

Autodesk Maya, 3ds Max, Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Mudbox, Unreal Engine, Unity,

Microsoft Office (PC and Mac)



The Art Institute of Pittsburgh 
Pittsburgh, PA

Bachelor of Science

Media Arts and Animation

Natcoll Design and Technology (Yoobee)
Wellington, NZ

Diploma of Animation Advanced

Certification Digital Animation and Video Production

The Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

with as specialization in Marketing






Listed are my creative experiences only. I also have extensive office skills  using Microsoft Office and Macs.

Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Fraternity                  

2015 - Present


National Technical Honor Society

2015 - Present

ACM SIGGRAPH                              

2016 - Present

Women in Animation        

2016 - Present



3D Modelling, Texturing, Animation, Storyboarding, Image Manipulation, Motion Graphics, Video Editing, Audio Editing, Project Management



Artistic Skills





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