Summer 2016
NC State University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering – Graphic design, page layout, commercial motion graphics, IT, and computer repair.

October 2015
Sekai Project – Japanese to English translation, page layout for books.

November – December 2014
Digital Manga Internship – Translated two 130-page manga volumes from Japanese to English. Translated manga were relatively older-aimed in target audience, supplied with no Furigana, and featured occasionally high-level vocabulary, Kanji, and grammar.

Fall 2011 – Present

Various animation and graphic design projects done at NC State University College of Design

Fall 2010 – Present
Japanese Study and Translation – Self-motivated study out of interest in the Japanese language. Formal college classes taken from Fall 2012 – present, with a large focus on independent study and staying ahead of the class through:

Reading children’s manga to expand vocabulary, grammar, and Kanji knowledge
Seeking out native speakers on websites like Twitter and Lang-8 to have as speaking partners

Adobe Creative Suite

  • Photoshop
  • After Effects
  • Premiere
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator

Autodesk Maya
TV Paint
Clip Studio Paint