5/13- present

Author/illustrator, SNAIL AND WORM (2016), the sequel SNAIL AND WORM AGAIN (2017), and SNAIL AND WORM ALL DAY (2019), each featuring three silly stories about two gelatinous friends in a picture book format, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers.
SNAIL AND WORM AGAIN is a 2018 Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book.

Illustrator, THE CHANGE YOUR NAME STORE (2015) and the sequel NO MORE BEIGE FOOD (2016), written by Leanne Shirtliffe, published by Sky Pony Press.

Author/illustrator (with Carson Kügler),  IN MARY'S GARDEN (2015), a nonfiction picture book biography about the life and work of Wisconsin artist Mary Nohl, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers.

 

Storyboards/Animation:

10/18-present

Character Layout Artist, The Simpsons

Fox Television Animation, Burbank, CA

8/12-10/12

Storyboard Artist (freelance), The 7D (development)

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

4/12-5/12

Storyboard Artist (freelance), Minnie's Bow-tique

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

5/09-4/13

Flash Animator, Character Designer, Illustrator (freelance)

Teaching Textbooks, Oklahoma City, OK

 

8/06-10/06

Storyboard Artist (freelance), The Emperor’s New School

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

3/06-4/06

Storyboard Artist (freelance), Wow Wow Wubbzy!

Film Roman, Burbank, CA

 

3/05-5/05

Storyboard Artist (freelance), Firehouse Tales

Warner Bros. TV Animation, Sherman Oaks, CA

 

9/04-1/05

Storyboard Artist (freelance), The Buzz on Maggie

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

12/03-7/04

Storyboard Artist, Brandy and Mr. Whiskers 

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

1/02-3/02 and 2/03-12/03

Storyboard Artist, ¡Mucha Lucha!

Warner Bros. TV Animation, Sherman Oaks, CA

 

4/02-1/03

Storyboard Artist, Disney's Stitch! dtv and Lilo & Stitch TV series

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

10/00-1/02

Lead Storyboard Artist, Teacher's Pet: The Movie 

Storyboard Artist, Teacher's Pet TV series

Walt Disney Television Animation, Burbank, CA

 

7/99-10/00

Storyboard Director, Storyboard Artist, Dora the Explorer 

Nickelodeon Animation/Nick Jr., Burbank, CA

 

3/97-7/99 

Storyboard Revisionist, Prop Designer, CatDog

Nickelodeon Animation, Burbank, CA

 

1994-1996

Stop-Motion Animator, Prop Designer and Fabricator.

Student project, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

The completed film, The Publegg Enemy, was screened at the 1997 Annecy Animation Festival in Annecy, France.

 

I am at the 0:40 mark as a prop designer on CatDog.