Isley has a passion for both storyboarding and animation, finding interest in the stories and actions of characters that come alive on screen. From a very young age she has always found a way create and discover new ideas, and throughout college she explored costume creation for theatre companies and working as a professional face painter. She finally found her true love of creating for animated film.
Through the program, she has experienced how a stories are created, animated, and then implemented into a full production pipeline. Isley has had the pleasure of growing as both a story and animation artist with her teammates during the production of their senior thesis.