Adobe Bootcamp Certified Instructors
Born to an Art teacher and a Music Teacher, Sylus Green is a self-proclaimed “hippie-kid.” As the front man for the band Malachi in Orlando, FL and gained a love for musicianship and sound design, which led him to open Feel Good Music Studios. After opening his studio he began shooting and editing video and fell in love with Premiere Pro and After Effects and has since had his work featured on FOX, Bay News 9 and News 13 Orlando. Sylus has trained professionals from the all walks including US Government, Disney, and University of Central Florida to name a few. With experience in songwriting, and creative writing, Sylus approaches video editing, and motion graphics from a storytelling perspective.
Katherine Houghton is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology with degrees in Graphic Design and Industrial Design. She has held multimedia, graphic design, and consulting positions at numerous companies including KPMG LLP, one of the big five Accounting Consulting Firms where she managed the Multimedia Department. During the “.com” boom of the 90s she was promoted to Vice President of Confidant Inc. where she managed the entire look of all visual materials including the marketing and internet presence.
Currently, Katherine teaches classes in Illustrator, Freehand, Director, Photoshop, InDesign, Quark, After Effects, Final Cut Pro & Acrobat.
Luisa Winters is an internationally celebrated instructor, presenter, and musician. An accomplished videographer, editor, 3D animator and graphics designer, she has created and edited scores of broadcast video and web projects for corporate, government, and educational, commercial and private clients.
An accomplished violinist, Luisa was, at the age of 13, a full-time member of the National Symphony Orchestra in the Dominican Republic. While attending the legendary Peabody Conservatory (in Baltimore, MD), Luisa learned from master musicians: Henryk Szeryng, Berl Senofski, Aarond Rosand, Charles Libove, and Leon Fleisher, among others.
Expressing her art in digital form, Luisa became an editor and motion graphics artist in 1985, and has been performing both arts full-time since that point in time. Luisa was the Adobe Premiere Pro Technical Chair for the Post-Production Conference at the 2008 NAB convention in Las Vegas.
Luisa is the author of Total Training for Adobe After Effects CS4 – Essentials (DVD), Absolute Training Premiere Pro Essentials (DVD), Adobe Premiere for Videographers (DVD) and Scores of magazine articles on Adobe Production Premium techniques (in English and Spanish).
Candyce Mairs is an Adobe Certified Instructor and Expert in Dreamweaver, ColdFusion and Acrobat. She is a trainer and consultant for a wide variety of business and web-related projects, and has authored video courses through Adobe Press, Lynda.com, and others. Candyce enjoys traveling and has been fortunate enough to work with a variety of clients all over the globe, solving problems, training students, and troubleshooting processes.Her project experience is valuable knowledge that can directly transfer to her students in the training environment. Assisting others and expanding their skills is her true passion.
Caleb Mallery is an Apple and Adobe Certified Instructor for Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Speedgrade, Final Cut Pro 7, Final Cut Pro X, Motion, Aperture and the iWork and iLife application suites. In addition to being an instructor, Caleb works as a commercial and music video director and editor. His work has been featured in a variety of publication and media outlets including MTVU, Spin Magazine, Kerrang TV and Alternative Press.
Christopher Wall is fueled with a strong passion for design and is a driving force in the creative design and development of all our projects. He began his career in Graphic Communication and Design in 1999 with a small E-Learning and Instructional Training company. After a series of buy-outs he served as a senior graphics designer at RWD Technologies and Latitude 360° for companies such as NASA, Nokia and Cisco Systems. Chris then left to pursue his interests in 3D Animation, where he received an AS degree in Computer Animation and a series of specialized certifications in Lightwave 3D and Photoshop.
Working as a freelance designer he animated and built 3D Characters for a children’s tv series and various other projects. He then took a position of creative direction and oversaw the development for all marketing materials and visualizations for condominium sales throughout Florida.
Currently, Chris is now Co-Owner and Creative Director of Developmental Marketing where he continues to focus on Graphic and Web Design, 3D visualization and Animation. He also tours the country training students on sophisticated 3D & Graphic technologies. Chris manages all branding and marketing materials produced for the Franchise Brokers Association and its members. He also manages the creative department of the FBA team.
Jonathan Flowers has been an information systems specialist since 1999. He graduated from the UCF School of Business with a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems. He also holds certifications in numerous web applications such as Flash and Dreamweaver and provides extensive training on programming and various web technologies. Currently he is Co-Founder of Developmental Marketing LLC.
Jonathan is skilled at understand complex client needs and requests. He is known for making the impossible possible and has practical insight on the implementation of extensive projects. He is highly skilled in the technical aspects of the business but also understands the true desires of the clients needs.
Note: Instructors may vary based on Bootcamp location