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Savanna Williams 
Georgia, USA | 678-431-2831 | 

To secure a position as an animator where I can contribute to the creation of high quality animation and combine art and emotion. I am a dedicated worker who is skilled at collaborating with others and working on tight deadlines.

Animation Mentor, Emeryville, CA 
Diploma in Advanced Studies in Character Animation, September 2014 
Peer Buddy Volunteer 
Mentored by:
Charles Alleneck- Industrial Light & Magic
Steve Cunningham- Reel FX
Scott Lemmer- DreamWorks Animation
Boola Robello- Moving Picture Company
Shaun Freeman- Little Zoo Studio
Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA 
Animation and Visual Effects (3D Animation Emphasis, Online Program),
2012 - 2013 
Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA 
Animation, 2010 - 2012 
Campbell High School, Smyrna, GA 
Graduated 2010 

3D Animation Intern | Kashmir World Foundation | Remote Work
2014- Present
       My responsibilities include working with a team of animators to animate characters used in videos 
       promoting the foundation's various projects.

Freelance 2D Animator | Remote Work
January 2011 - August 2014 
Created keyframe 2D character animation using Flash for various individuals and small businesses. Included animations for music videos, mobile games, and websites.

Animator | The Lumberjack | Animation Mentor Student Work 
September 2013 - December 2013 
Collaborated with a team of ten led by Animation Mentor Steve Cunningham to animate a CG short film called "The Lumberjack." Animation created in Maya. Collaboration executed through the Animation Mentor Production Pipeline for Maya. 

Volunteer 2D Animator (Colors) | Fate Saga | Remote Work 
August 2011 
Colored characters and completed line fix work for scenes in Fate Saga's pilot episode. Work completed in Flash.

Maya, Photoshop, Flash, Blender, After Effects