Resume

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SKILL SETS

  • Programs Adobe CC Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop; Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint; Google Apps; Sketch; Keynote
  • Graphic design for print, out of home, web, identity, branding, stage, video, etc.
  • Presentations for new business proposals including Photoshop compositions and working in Keynote/Powerpoint 
  • Concept development for campaigns, messaging and naming 
  • Engagement strategy to involve a target audience, including conception and compositions, social media strategy and artwork for paid and organic social media posts
  • Communication and collaboration with other designers and team members, clients, developers, printers, vendors
  • Copywriting of campaign messaging, scripts, social media posts, etc.
  • Storyboarding to communicate design/messaging intention to a director or animator
  • Art Direction in the construction of shot lists and scripts, making sure the final product conveys messaging appropriately, working with photographers and directors to convey client feedback and direction, dressing sets and making wardrobe adjustments/decisions, working with raw footage to determine key shots/scenes, and providing feedback on editing, color correction, retouching
  • Design Management to manage work flow between several ongoing projects, projects with many moving pieces, and tracking work with multiple designers 


WORK EXPERIENCE

Freelance Art Director & Graphic Designer
Jan 2017 – present  
San Francisco, California and remote

Worked independently or within design agencies to create print and digital assets for clients such as adidas Skateboarding, Google Store, and Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. 

Citizen Group
Art Director & Graphic Designer
July 2012 – Dec 2016  
San Francisco, California

Concepted, designed and produced comprehensive campaigns for non-profit organizations and socially-minded clients such as The Trust for Public Land, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, and Code REDD

Wednesday Seven
Graphic Designer
Jan 2011 – Jan 2014  
San Francisco, California

Created branding, advertising, and promotional materials in both print and digital mediums for restaurant clients such as Straw, Beautifull, and Asqew Grill.


Pottery Barn Kids
Production Designer
Jun 2012 – Jul 2012  
San Francisco, California

Maintained brand standards and produced various in-store signage and product labels. Was also responsible for entering and proofing content.


Qualia Creative
Designer & Intern
Apr 2011 – Nov 2011 
Melbourne, Victoria

Designed and assisted in the curation of the art publication, Black Mirror. Also researched and designed other studio projects.

Studio Pip and Co
Studio Intern
May 2011
Melbourne, Victoria

Worked on logo development, brand applications and consulted with clients to implement feedback.



Kotis Design
Graphic Designer
Jun 2008 – Sept 2011  
Lynnwood, Washington

Designed T-shirts and other promotional products for college organizations and other institutions.

Burke Museum of Natural History
Mammalogy Assistant
Sept 2006 – Jun 2008 
Seattle, Washington

Worked to organize and maintain specimens within the collection as well as the preparation and integration of new specimens.

EDUCATION

University of Washington
BFA in visual communication design, Minor in diversity
2006 – 2010
Seattle, Washington
Dean’s List all four years