Brian Puente is the Adobe Creative Cloud Support Specialist at the University of Arizona. He studied Video Production and Motion Graphics at Collins College and earned his degree in 2013. Following graduation, Brian worked as a freelance visual effects artist with a focus on green screen, compositing, and motion graphics. He also worked as a trainer for Apple, where he collaborated with both employees and clients, empowering them to get the most out of their technology and themselves. Through these two ventures, Brian discovered a passion for education, cultivating creativity, and encouraging discovery.
Brian believes in the power of exploring and making content and feels that even a basic understanding of Adobe Creative Cloud offers a competitive edge in any field or marketplace. He hopes to be a campus wide resource for all things Adobe Creative Cloud and cultivate a campus culture that embraces creativity, content creation, and collaboration.
Brian’s favorite Adobe Creative Cloud apps are Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop.
In his free time, Brian enjoys cooking, streaming content, playing guitar, and trying other things that he is not good at. He hears that Tucson has excellent food, so if you know of any good places, feel free to share with him!