Scott Summerton - Personal Resume

Downloadable Copy - Last Updated May 16th, 2000

personal address, phone number and references available upon request

I wish to pursue a career in the film industry, specifically film editing and directing, but my interests also include web page creation, graphic design and computer games design.

Relevant Work Experience
Video Editor/Writer - March 1999-May 1999
Countdown To Star Wars - Countdown TV - Volunteer Work
Create scripts and short movies/ads for Countdown TV, an Internet television broadcast airing late April 1999 to May 19th, 1999.

Computer Technology Assistant - February 1999
Gravenhurst High School - Gravenhurst, Ontario - Troy Hunter
Set-up computer, video and audio equipment for a computer conference.

Internet Course Teaching Assistant - May 1998-June 1998
Gravenhurst High School - Gravenhurst, Ontario - Dan Medysky
Created and graded class web page assignment, helped students with technical problems.

Internet Design Consultant - February 1998
Bala Museum - Bala, Ontario - Jack Hutton
Laid out and planned Internet web pages.

Webmaster/Designer - July 1997-August 1997
Gravenhurst Chamber Of Commerce - Gravenhurst, Ontario - Sharon Kinghorn
Created and maintained Internet web pages for various local businesses.

Wilfrid Laurier University - September 1997-December 1997 - Waterloo, Ontario
One semester of Honours Computing And Computer Electronics.

Gravenhurst High School - September 1993-June 1997 - Gravenhurst, Ontario
Ontario Secondary School Diploma received June 25, 1997

Extracurricular Activities
Member of a group that developed an Internet course first offered February 1998 at Gravenhurst High School. Maintained the school's Internet pages and made computer generated scenes for teh 1996 and 1997 year-end videos.

Awards Received
Perfect Attendance - Grades 8-13
Principal's Honour Roll - Grades 9-11
Information Resource Centre Volunteer Award - Grade 12
Bank Of Nova Scotia Award For Computer Studies
Hazelwood Trophy
Bala Lions' Club Joe Pratt Memorial Award
Rockwell Automotive Achievement Award
McConnell Foundation Award

Computer Skills
HTML web design, Paint Shop Pro, iPhoto Plus, Fauve Matisse SE, Graphic Workshop, Morph, various other graphic design programs and am currently experimenting with Java. I am proficient with computers in regards to both software and hardware, and also own a flatbed scanner.

Art Skills
Graphic and video editing using Paint Shop Pro, iPhoto Plus, Fauve Matisse, Adobe Premiere, Gif Construction Set as well as various other simpler programs. My artistic skills are primarily computerized editing rather than painting and drawing, however I have done various logos as well. A demo tape is available upon request.

Personal History
I graduated from high school with Honours in 1997 and attended Wilfrid Laurier University for one semester before re-evaluating the program with assistance from the professors in regards to my desire to be in computer games design. I will be attending Confederation College in Thunder Bay, Ontario from September 2000 until graduation in Spring 2002.

Favourite Movies
Star Wars Series, James Bond Series, Indiana Jones Trilogy, The Rock, The Crow, Braveheart, The Peacemaker, Ghost In The Shell, Starship Troopers, The 13th Warrior, The Mummy, The Matrix

Favourite Novels
The Hobbit, The Lord Of The Rings, Heir To The Empire, Dark Force Rising, The Last Command, The War Of The Worlds, Ender's Game, Iliad, Sherwood


Web Site Portfolio

The Great White North (personal homepage)
Free Time In A Small Town (personal hobby status page)
When Plutos Attack! (hobby writing page)
The Transformers: The Movie DVD Petition (successful petition page)

Sites that have closed. Archived pages available upon request.

Volunteer State Wrestling (email roleplaying game)
Global Wrestling Alliance (email roleplaying game)
Ultimate Hardcore Wrestling (email roleplaying game)

Sites updated without me. Archived pages available upon request.

Gravenhurst High School (high school)
Bethune Memorial House (tourist attraction)
RMS Segwun (tourist attraction)
The Op (local theatre/opera house)
Gravenhurst Chamber Of Commerce (community information)

Back To The Great White North

E-mail me:
Contact Me On ICQ - 7383852 or AOL IM - "DarkCanuck"

Created on Saturday January 30th, 1999 - Updated on Tuesday May 16th, 2000
By Scott "Cyclops" Summerton - Hosted by Tripod