Resume

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Highlights

– California Certified K-12 Art Educator
– California Regional Occupancy Program Certified Multimedia Teacher

Current Work

Instructional Design
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Started: February 2016
77 Massachusetts Ave, 3-138
Cambridge, MA 02139

Lead of MOOC Instruction & Design
High Tech High Graduate School Of Education
Started: October 2012
2855 Farragut Road, San Diego, CA 92106

Leader
Making Comics Worldwide
Started: September 2013

Education

M.Ed. In School Leadership – High Tech High Graduate School of EducationLeave of Absence
2855 Farragut Road, San Diego, CA 92106

M.A.T. in Art Education – Plymouth State University  – June 2008
17 High Street MSC 11, Plymouth NH 03264

Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design – New England Institute of Art  – December 2005
10 Brookline Pl Brookline, MA 02445‎

Experience

Lead Instructor
How to Make a Comic Book
February 2016-present
MakingComics.com
Hosting & Production
#ComicFuel Podcast

May 2016-present
MakingComics.com

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Lead Illustrator & Writer
Buzzfarmers
December 2013 – Ongoing

Art & Multimedia Instructor
High Tech High Chula Vista
August 2008 – July 2013
1945 Discovery Falls Drive,
Chula Vista, CA 91915

Art Director
Spike & Reggie LLC
Music Publishing & Licensing

October 2013-June 2015
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Accomplishments

Worked with over 750 students in grades 9-12
Designed and facilitated an all-ages, after-school, graphic novel, publishing group that toured to ten different comic conventions, presented on four professional panels with students, and published eight comic book publications in the span of five years.
Designed and facilitated over 54 projects in the span of five years
Three of my students were awarded for their business designs in the “Fall 2012 YEP Business Plan Competition

Awarded by “Write Out Loud” San Diego for work on the California Proposition Bear Project