Gene Harris

Senior Student Advisor at Animation College

Auckland, New Zealand
I have a focus on creative completion of projects ranging from; Art Direction, community & stakeholder engagement, content creation, strategic and media planning from concept to execution and implementation. My previous portfolios and initiatives have required multiple stakeholder engagement from the creative industries, sponsors and consumers. I have media buying and planning experience across traditional and digital media platforms.

Work Experience

Animation College

Senior Recruitment Advisor

Sales, recruitment and promotion.
March 2018 - Present Auckland, New Zealand

Animation College NZ

Sales and Marketing Director

Student recruitment, marketing, digital media and content creation for Animation College.
January 2009 - March 2018 New Zealand

Flux Animation

2D Character Animator

2D Key animation and inbetweening.
March 2006 - November 2006 Auckland, New Zealand


Animation College NZ

Level 7 Diploma in Digital Media (Character Animation)

With support from my employer (Animation College) I was part of the RPL process in which I was able to cross credit previous study, work experience and give a presentation to provide evidence of my knowledge of the field. I have been awarded a Level 7 Diploma in Digital Media (Character Animation).
December 2016 - March 2017 Auckland, New Zealand

Animation College NZ

Level 5 Diploma in Character Animation

Auckland, New Zealand


English (Native),
German (Fluent),
Spanish (Beginner),


Character Design, Design, Illustration, 2D Animation, Adobe Photoshop, Life Drawing,