Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Ricky Elvis Harris

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Ricky Elvis Harris

Rick Harris
3D Animator
Demo Reel Link: https://vimeo.com/257150342

908 Rittertown Rd.
Hampton TN, 37658





·         Four year hands on applied skill sets in Maya animation and rendering.


·         Video game play skill and passion for accurate character presentation


·         Created Graphic User Interface (GUI)

·         to expedite animation processes.


·         Edit technically directed rigs to compose character performance art.


·         Choreograph third person character for Unreal gameplay and testing.


·         Post production of inaccurate game engine character performance


·         Strong interpersonal communication skills with community youth groups


·         Group project collaboration with artists, designers and programmers.




Life Care Center of Elizabethton – Certified Nursing Assistant

November 2013–August 2014

–       Assist with daily patient care needs.

–       Patient Data Entry

–       Fostered interpersonal skills with patients


Mountain States Health Alliance – Certified Nursing Assistant / Patient Care Partner

April 2012 – October 2013

–       Supervised CPR Team

–       Developed data management skills charting patient data

–       Fostered interpersonal skills with patients


Centerview Church of Christ – Director of Personal Work / Assistant Minister

January 2010 – April 2012

–       Fill in preaching, teaching Bible classes

–       Youth leader and event organizer.

–       Guest speaker scheduling.

–       Member visitation and in home Bible studies.

–       Community outreach organizer.




East Tennessee State University

Bachelor of Science Degree in Digital Media – December 2018

–           Member of the National Society of Leadership and Success.

–           Dean’s List in May 2018.

–           Focused primarily on animation principles, techniques and efficient use of animation software for use in film or games.


Tri-Cities School of Preaching and Christian Development

Diplomas in Biblical Studies – November 2006

Diploma in Apologetics – October 2009

–           Focus on leadership techniques and public speaking.




08-2014 to 12-2018

Bachelor of Science Degree in Digital Media Animation at East Tennessee State University

Dean’s List Spring 2018

Member of Nation Society of Leadership and Success

11-2006 to 10-2009

Diploma in Biblical Studies 2008, Diploma in Apologetics 2009 at Tri Cities School of Preaching and Development

Focus on public speaking, leadership and community outreach programs

08-2001 to 05-2005

High School Diploma at Unaka High School


11-2013 to 08-2014

Certified Nursing Assistant at Lifecare Center of Elizabethton

Patient care, safety and sanitation

04-2012 to 10-2013

Certified Nursing Assistant/ Patient Care Partner at Mountain States Health Alliance (Now called Ballad Health)

Patient care, safety and sanitation

01-2010 to 04-2012

Director of Personal Word / Assistant Minister at Centerview Church of Christ

Was in charge of teaching teenage classes, member visitation, guest speaker program organization and community outreach.

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