Ana is a Michigan based animator, illustrator, and designer holding degrees in both Communications and Art & Design from the University of Michigan.

Her first animated short The Rougaroux has been featured in film festivals across the country. The Rougaroux won the Genre Lift-Off Film Festival and Best Made in Michigan at the Vidlings and Tapeheads Film Festival. Ana’s animation “Lady Lagoon” served as Cinetopia’s Film Festival teaser and screened over 60 times across South East Michigan.

In addition to animation, her illustration work has been celebrated in the Detroit area through paintings and portrait pop-ups at galleries and local events. Ana has served as an illustrator for books awaiting publication, newspapers and individual projects as a freelancer.

As a designer, Ana has worked for local start-ups, established non-profits and film festivals.

She enjoys learning new instruments, watching movies and getting shit done.

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