Experienced creative writer and game designer that in four short years has helped develop nearly two dozen game projects. A champion storyteller wielding a boundless imagination and tremendous devotion for games, I takes every project as an opportunity to provide an experience that will linger in the minds of players long after the game is over.
I am a graduated from UC Santa Cruz with a B.A. in 'Game Narratives and Design', a degree that focused on refining the writing skills needed to craft memorable interactive stories.
-Extensive writing and narrative design experience across a diverse set of genres.
-Champion storyteller wielding the skills necessary for immersing players into the narrative of the game.
-Strong background in many styles and formats, including dialogue, screenplay, and prose.
-Hired for nearly a dozen freelance jobs in only two years, many ongoing due to high satisfaction with deliverables.
-Avid gamer with a solid understanding of current gaming trends in the industry.
-Other game-related experience includes level and gameplay design, art direction, technical writing/editing, game reviews/guide, and QA testing.
University of California Santa Cruz
"Game Narratives and Design"
2006 - 2010
Danger Barrel Studios
Fiction Writer and Artistic Director
2009 - 2010
Worked as fiction writer and art director in a team of nine developing Stack & Deploy, a real-time card strategy game for the iPhone and iPod touch. As of Sept. 2010 Stack & Deploy has been downloaded more than five thousand times and can be played against opponents over wi-fi and 3G connections.