Jack Deignan from University of California, Los Angeles

Jack Deignan

Student at University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Last updated March 16, 2021

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I was born in Melbourne, Australia, but spent most of childhood and teen years living in various cities across the United States. I am now a third year at UCLA majoring in English with a specialization in Creative Writing, and double minoring in Spanish and Film & Tv. All I want to do in life is find a community of like-minded individuals where I can express myself freely and be ambitious. 


Interesting Factoid

My elementary school was bilingual, so I am fluent in two languages, English and Spanish


Languages

Spanish, English

Countries Visited

Map View

United States, Mexico, Australia, Peru, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Author

Mar 2020 - Present

Author of "An American Family" (2021). Science Fiction novel that takes place in future dystopian United States, following one family in search for a new world safe for humans. 

Facilities GM

Mar 2021 - Present

-Open and Close Practice Facilities
-Verify Symptom Survey/ Approved Status for UCLA Club Sports Athletes
-Ensure Safe Facility Environment - All Participants Masked and Distanced
-Act as a Resource for Participants and Employees
-Complete and Submit Necessary Shift Reports

+1 more experience

Professional Organizations

Adoptions Committee

Aug 2020 - Present

Organize and process the adoption applications for every dog our organization shelters 


Professional Expertise

Writing

Professional Interests

Film and Tv
Customer Service
Digital Marketing
Business Development

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Racial Equality
Gender Equality
1st amendment rights
Global Warming

Volunteer Experience

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Aug 2020 - Present

Help organize and process every single application we receive for every single dog we are responsible for. Additionally help foster dogs and assist at adoptions every Saturday.

 

Boys and Girls Club of Venice

Venice, Ca, USA

Aug 2018 - Mar 2019

Youth Basketball Coach in Mamba Basketball league at the Boys and Girls Club of Venice

Favorites  

Hobbies

Basketball, Lifting, Reading, Writing, Video Games

Food & Drinks

Pizza, Burgers, Sushi, Chocolate Milk

Games

2K

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Rap, Dance, Hip Hop, Electronica, R&B

JID, Guapdad 4000, ZHU, Giveon

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears

Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Derrick Rose, Khalil Mack, Zach Lavine

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Killing of a Sacred Deer, Lobster, Vivarium, Shutter Island

Breaking Bad, Lovecraft Country, Raised by Wolves, The Mandalorian

Chadwick Boseman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anja Taylor Joy

Bucket List  

Jack Deignan

I want to win an oscar for a movie I direct, write and star in

Education  

School

B.A. – Bachelor of Arts, English

Aug 2018 - Present