Full Sail's alumni network includes more than 70,000 grads, working in a wide range of unique roles all over the world. Here are just a few of the latest updates, accomplishments, and accolades from our grads.
Grad Becomes CEO of SMASH Entertainment
Entertainment Business grad Chad Morton was recently promoted to CEO at SMASH Entertainment. SMASH Entertainment produces films and shorts, including their recent award-winning film, What Death Leaves Behind.
Entertainment Business Grad at Tyler Perry Studios
Leno Louis Bradby Jr. is the manager of production and network deliverables at Tyler Perry Studios. He is also a certified life coach for Fast Forward Coaching & Consulting.
Recording Arts Grad Working at Rooster Teeth
Chris Kokkinos is an audio lead for Rooster Teeth’s animated shows. He has worked on RWBY, gen:LOCK, Red vs. Blue, and many other titles.
Audio Production Grad Opens Studio
Morgan McNeece has opened his own Colorado-based studio, Grim Beard Productions – a 750 square foot facility that specializes in mixing, mastering, and music production.
Brian Jones Spooks out Sacramento
After graduating from the Entertainment Business program, Brian Jones went on to co-produce Sinister Creature Convention in Sacramento, California. Brian also launched Vertical Talent Agency in 2018 where he worked with talent like Doug Bradley (Hellraiser), Sherilyn Fenn (Twin Peaks), and Dani Filth (Cradle of Filth).
Grad Creates Esports League for Students
Media Design MFA grad Taylor Lowe is the director of Central Florida LAN, a charity drive that hosts gaming events to end hunger in Central Florida. The events encourage competition, community, and sportsmanship amongst Central Florida’s gaming community. Additionally, Taylor is also the founder of Park Avenue Christian Academy’s esports league.
Show Production Grad on Disney on Ice
Brandon Conley has been with Feld Entertainment for over eight years and has worked on live-touring experiences like Monster Jam, Monster Energy Supercross, and Disney Live! He most recently helped produce Disney on Ice Presents Mickey’s Search Party.
Film Production Grad Credited on Multiple Shows
Stephanie Dawson has produced several documentaries and short series (American Doers, Scout & Maggie), and has received credits on multiple television series (House Hunters International, House Hunters International: Off the Grid). She is a founding member of Women Independent Producers and a member of the Producers Guild of America and NYWIFT.
Grad Working to Bring New Experiences to Live Gaming
After graduating from the Game Development program, Clayton Vaught joined Microsoft as a principal software engineer with the Xbox Advanced Technology Group. He’s contributed to titles like Black Desert Online, PUBG, Gears of War 4, Call of Duty 4, and Mass Effect Andromeda. Now he develops material for Microsoft’s Azure PlayFab.
We dedicate our work to the success of our graduates. Full Sail's Career Development department strives to help you achieve your goals by:
- Offering an advisory team made up of degree-specific industry professionals.
- Providing guidance on employment strategy - personal brand development, cover letters, resumes, and practice interviewing.
- Hosting recruitment events, alumni events and guest speaking.
- Maintaining career-long commitment to continued success at any level.