Mikki Rose has been an active member of ACM SIGGRAPH for more than 15 years and will be serving as the SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair in addition to her work as Fur TD at Blue Sky Studios in Greenwich, CT. During this interview from the StudioXperience Broadcast Studio at SIGGRAPH 2017, Mikki discusses her experiences volunteering for the organization, her thoughts on SIGGRAPH 2019, and opportunities the organization provides for fostering both personal and professional growth.
About Mikki Rose
Mikki Rose is a hair and cloth specialist who works in visual effects and animation for feature film. Mikki’s credits include a wide range of films including Ferdinand, Ice Age: Collision Course, The Peanuts Movie, OZ the Great and Powerful, Hotel Transylvania and Men in Black 3, just to name a few.
Mikki Rose holds BS degrees in Computer Science and Digital Animation from Middle Tennessee State University as well as an MFA in Digital Production Arts from Clemson University. Prior to Blue Sky, she lived in California and held positions with Rhythm & Hues Studios and Sony Pictures Imageworks.