Graphic Arts/Technology - Ben Keeline
Ben Keeline has a degree in Cinema Television from the University of Southern California and a Masters in business from CSU Chico. Ben teaches the Graphic Design classes at Cottonwood Creek Charter School. Ben has enjoyed teaching and watching his students gain confidence on several difficult design programs. Cottonwood Creek student films have won over 14 Film Festival Awards and recognitions including "Best Student Film" at the Sundial Film Festival in Shasta County. In 2015 Cottonwood Creek students short film "Whirl"(animated by over 95 Cottonwood Creek Graphics students) won " Best Animation Movie for Children in the United States" award at the Kids Film Festival in Madrid, Spain. This festival awarded only 16 films for over 1,000 submissions.