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Createability Wisconsin

Changing Lives...One Film at a Time!

Camp Createability Team

Meet The Team!

Administrative Team Members

Masters of Creativity & Innovative Programming

Debbie Armstrong

Founder & Director

Debbie Armstrong, Founder and Director of Createability Wisconsin, was an educator for over 15 years and has been working with children with disabilities over the past 34 years.  Besides teaching in both regular and special education programs, Debbie has worked alongside children and adults with Autism in intensive in-home programs and has also educated the community about people with disabilities.  She has provided education and training for child care centers, school districts, and parent groups.  Her diverse experience in working with children and adults with disabilities and special health care needs and their families helps her to create programs and treatment options that are creative and practical!

Tiffany Yapp

Multimedia Journalist & Videographer

Tiffany is a Multimedia journalist and Videographer.  Tiffany has 3 years experience as television producer for ABC’s local station WKOW 27.  She graduated from UW Oshkosh with a BS in Radio, TV, Film and Journalism and worked in both the local radio and tv station during her time at Oshkosh. After graduation she was a TV producer and the Director of Operations where she produced teaching videos for a financial management company. Besides her multimedia talents she has worked with children with Autism in intensive in-home programs. Tiffany’s skills in Film and knowledge of TV and working with individuals with Autism are invaluable to what she has to offer to Createability Wisconsin.

Justin Yapp

Entrepreneur & Master Storyteller

Justin is a freelance Videographer.  He is the owner of Yappography and Founder/Co-Owner of Shoreline Inclusive Camping.  He is also an entrepreneur and master storyteller who’s fantastic editing skills together with his creativity provides an incredible final product for his clients. His out of the box thinking helps clients create extremely unique and effective videos that help them reach their goals. He is a fervent outdoor enthusiast who is always looking for his next adventure whether for business, fun or for film.  Justin brings a wealth of skills and knowledge to Createability Wisconsin and is a great asset to the team.
 

Support Staff

Masters of providing creative programming to our clients & Supporting our vision.

Miranda Johnsen

Film Development Mentor

Miranda graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, MN. She has made five short films and is academically published. 

Christina Kovach

Art Mentor/Job Coach

Christina has background in ABA Behavioral Therapy and graduated with an Integrated Studio Arts degree from MIAD.

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Support Staff

Masters of providing creative programming to our clients & Supporting our vision.

Darren Liu 

Unity Game Development Mentor

Darren has experience working with students with all abilities and is an enthusiastic game developer.  Darren brings many assets to the team.

Alicia Picard

Graphic Design/Marketing

Alicia is a recent graduate from Edgewood College with a Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design and Photography. She was hired on after her internship.

Walter Trush

Animation/Art Mentor 

Walter is an art mentor that specializes in animation and design. He has lots of experience in the field and brings many assets to the team.
 

Support Staff

Masters of providing creative programming to our clients & Supporting our vision.

Spencer Jordan

Digital Art Mentor 

Spencer is a recent graduate from UW Madison. He was hired on after his internship at Createability and he is a digital art mentor. 

Hana Coughlin

Administrative Assistant/Event Coordinator

Hana is our admin assistant and event coordinator. She interned at Createability and has been hired back on staff. She is excited to be back!

George Keenan

Social Media

George is a recent Communications graduate from Edgewood College. He is excited to be helping with social media!
 

Support Staff & Interns

Masters of providing creative programming to our clients & Supporting our vision.

Heather Waller 

Art Mentor

Heather is an Art Therapy student at Edgewood College. She has 15 years of art experience as well as experience working with people with autism. 

Isabel Smith 

Film Intern

Isabel is a film media intern who is studying at Edgewood College.

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Accepting Intern

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Vocational Employees

Employees who create art, convert photos and videos into customer satisfaction

Dylan

Digital Media Specialist & Artist

Dylan has been a member of our team for 3 years and has been attending Camp Createability for 8 years. He loves all things Disney and hopes to be co-CEO of Disney someday. 

Trent

Office Assistant & Film Student

Trent is gaining confidence in the subjects of writing scripts and acting. He is having lots of fun learning new skills.  He is also assisting us in the office 1 day a week.

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Vocational Training Students

Students learning skills to prepare themselves for future careers in the entertainment and art fields

Noah

Digital Media Student

Noah's dream is to become an animator some day. He is working hard to create our Creative Corner series.

John 

Digital Media Student

John's dream is to become an animator. He has great drawing skills and is interested in furthering his skills in animation.

Shelby

Animation Student

Shelby is a self-taught artist who is interested in learning more about animation.

Derek

Digital Art Student

Derek is a painter and wants to get into graphic design some day.  He loves to draw, paint and design.

Tyler

Film Student

Tyler is a film student who loves to be creative and make his own movies.

Vocational Training Students

Students learning skills to prepare themselves for future careers in the entertainment and art fields  

Nick

Photography Student

Nick is a photography student working on improving his Photoshop skills which will help with his future business planning.

Kaylanni

Art Student

Kaylanni loves art and is working on increasing her skill level to be able to sell her artwork.

Darick

Film Student

Darick loves to write and is a great storyteller.  He is working on his film  and script writing skills.  

Elliot

Film Student

Elliot enjoys music and focuses on sound affects. He is working on photoshop color corrections and video edits.

Logan

Film Student

Logan is working on developing his film editing skills and is excited to get the opportunity to work at the new production studio!
 

Individualized/Virtual Students

Students learning skills to prepare themselves for future careers in the entertainment and art fields

Ellise

Art Student

Ellise is working on developing her art skills and is excited to get to explore many different modalities of art.

Bhaavika

Virtual Art Student

Bhaavika is a virtual student working on art skills. She is learning lots about drawing and painting techniques.

Kapil

Virtual Digital Art Student

Kapil is a virtual student working on digital art skills primarily in photoshop.

Drew

Virtual Gaming Student

Drew is a virtual student working on editing skills to gain knowledge and skills to use on his youtube channel.

Nic

Digital Art Student

Nic is working on growing his digital art skills primarily in photoshop.