I am a graphic designer with a background in journalism, photojournalism, marketing and publications. For a full resume and references, please reach out through the Contact Me page.

Skills+Strengths

  • Proficient in Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro, Keynote, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Sharepoint, WordPress, Merlin Photo Database Management and Woodwing Content Station (CMS).
  • Well-versed in designing with respect to branding identity and copyright guidelines.
  • Knowledgeable in exporting files for print and web, prepping large-scale signage and setting up die-cut files.
  • Confident researching and illustrating step-by-step workflows and detailed concepts in graphic form.
  • Experienced in planning and art directing photo shoots.
  • Skilled at editing, toning and color correcting photos.
  • Capable of mentoring junior designers on principles of aesthetics and design.
  • Actively participate in brainstorming, art meetings and content planning sessions.
  • Accustomed to maintaining working relationship with outside vendors, such as printers and freelance illustrators.
  • Effective at ensuring pre-press standards and postal regulations for printed material are consistent.
  • Trained in creating and publishing e-publications.
  • Able to define problems, collect data and draw valid conclusions when assessing effectiveness of content and designs.
  • Adept at carrying out daily tasks independently in regard to time management as well as choosing the method, manner, and sequence for projects.