EDUCATION

Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago
Chicago, IL

BFA Visual Communications

-----

SKILLS

PROFICIENT

Illustrator
InDesign
Photoshop
Lightroom
Microsoft Office Suite

KNOWLEDGEABLE

HTML & CSS
Dreamweaver
Brackets
Premiere Pro
WordPress

houghton mifflin harcourt

Evanston, IL

Senior Design Architect
Sept 2015 - Present

-----

Work with Learning Architects to develop digital sketches and printed drafts for High School Biology Program 

Create layouts for HMH and Randall Munroe’s Thing Explainer partnership

olift magazine

USA

Creative Director
Feb 2015 - Feb 2017

-----

Redesign logo and create brand standards 

Layout and design for both print and digital magazines 

Design and coordinate printing and logistics of deliverables such as t-shirts, business cards and other promotional materials for local and national events

blue plate catering

Chicago, IL

Graphic Designer
May 2014 - May 2015

-----

Concept and design ads for magazines and program books 

Concept, design and produce custom proposals and menus 

Photograph food, drink, employees for both BP and tesori 

Create/design post cards, rack cards, check sleeves & special menus and Facebook posts for tesori promotions 

Update/maintain content on Blue Plate and tesori websites 

Design decals for BP trucks and tesori windows 

Redesign/update of venue sheets and wedding packets for BP Sales Team

human capital media

Chicago, IL

Graphic Designer
Mar 2014 - Mar 2015

-----

Create digital badges and information graphics/charts 

Layout and design various scorecards and white paper reports 

Create video screensavers for the 2014 LE Symposium

calumet photographic, INC

Chicago, IL

Junior Graphic Designer
May 2012 - Dec 2013

-----

Layout and design for print and web elements, advertisements, catalogs, signage and POP displays 

Design and creation of interactive forms/coupons 

Design and manage interactive rental catalogs 

Conception and creation of collateral pieces

Asianic, INC. DBA customcraft foodservice

Oak Park, IL

Customer Service Rep & Accounting Clerk
May 2005 - May 2012

-----

Receiving/invoicing customer purchase orders
Managing customer payments
Recording company purchase orders
Cataloging monthly inventory