Iliana Vazuka

Qualifications Summary

Possesses leadership experience, having taught and been in leadership positions since 2007.

Adobe Certified Educator for Photoshop CS5.1.

Skilled in both the plastic and digital arts, including 3D modeling, texturing, concept art, animation, digital painting, drawing, painting and stippling.

About eight years of programming experience.

Experience

George Mason University • Fairfax, VA 22030
Adjunct Faculty • August 2015 - Present

Catlilli Games • Manassas, VA, 20109
Lead Programmer • July 2015 - Present

Mason Game and Technology Academy (MGTA) • Fairfax, VA 22030
Convention Coordinator • May 2015 - Present

STEM exCEL • Fairfax, VA 22030
Manager, Lead Instructor • March 2015 - Present

GravTech Games • Orlando, FL 32822
Character Artist, Concept Artist • September 2014 - September 2015

Mason Game and Technology Academy (MGTA) • Fairfax, VA 22030
Game Design Instructor, Teaching Assistant • Summer 2014, 2015

Stemtree • Vienna, VA 22180
Graphic Designer, Graphics Creator • Summer 2014

Xtreme Procision (XP) • Manassas, VA 20109
Art Intern: 2D Artist, Music/Sound Developer • Summer 2013

GMU Star Lab • Fairfax, VA 22030
Game Lab, Front Desk, Multimedia Mentor • August 2013 - May 2015

GMU Training and Certification (T&C) • Fairfax, VA 22030
Instructor: Adobe CS6, Dissertation classes • February 2012 - September 2013

GMU Collaborative Learning Hub (CLUB) • Fairfax, VA 22030
Lab Assistant • September 2011 - May 2013

Kenmore Middle School • Arlington, VA 22204
Judge, Tutor: basic programming through ALICE • Spring 2008, 2010

Education

George Mason University
Fairfax, VA 22030

Bachelor of Fine Arts:
Computer Game Design

Minor:
Art and Visual Technology

Graduated May 2014
Overall GPA: 3.50

Honors College student
Dean's List
Graduated Cum Laude

Skills

Adobe:
Photoshop (ACA Certified) • Illustrator
InDesign • Dreamweaver • Flash • After Effects

Autodesk:
3DS Max • MotionBuilder

Programming/Scripting languages:
Python • Java
Javascript • HTML5 • CSS3

Engines:
Unity • Construct 2
Unreal • Game Salad • Game Maker

Microsoft:
Word • Excel • Powerpoint
Access • Outlook

Fluent in English
Intermediately proficient in Spanish (read, write and speak)

Publications

2013:
Two of my works are published in Volume 16 of Volition: George Mason's Literary and Arts Journal. "Bust Digital Painting" is on page 22, and "Lilies in Easter" is on page 26.

2012:
I worked on illustrations for a novel entitled Alisya, which is a political commentary on current Filipino society in the style of Alice and Wonderland. It is to be published in the Philippines.

2008:
I acted as a contributor to an online Python textbook, How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python 3.

Freelance

2015:
Itinerary card for a weekend-long wedding.

2014:
Website banner for the Tiny Steps Mommy blog.

2014:
Team shirts for participants in the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run.

2013:
Baby shower invitations based on an elephant theme.

2013:
Team shirts for participants in the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run.

2011:
Team jerseys for a local paintball team, the Desk Jockeys.

Qualifications Summary

Experience

Education

Skills

Publications

Freelance