Junior student of Digital Media and Animation studying at Alfred State, NY. Dereke graduated high-school at Hinsdale Central School in 2015 with a two year technical endorsement in Visual Communications. During that time he also became an ACE (Adobe Certified Expert) in Photoshop. That following summer Dereke became an honorary alumni and co-facilitator of Tech Unleashed; a small tech group in his home town that focuses on helping the neighboring townships through the use of their technological skills and abilities.
Adobe After Effects
•Alfred State Publicity Review
•PIZZAZZ: Freshmen 12/3-12/10
•Tech Unleashed (Honorary Alumni & Co-Facilatator) (2013-15)
•National Technical Honor Society
•Visual Impact Club