objective

I'm a design professional seeking a career in the graphic design industry where I can bring my effective, whimsical design sense to my workplace while improving my technical skills and gaining experience in working with clients.

experience

SEI, Multimedia Designer
(aug 2015—)

Conceptualizing and executing web and print materials for internal and government clients.

Eye4Games, Lead Artist
(nov 2013—)

Handling all concepting, design, packaging, illustration, and websites for the games produced.

Freelance Graphic Designer
(nov 2014—aug 2015)

Design services including branding & identity, print, web design, and front-end implementation for clients including FlyASite,WebKite, Rhiza, and Harvard Business School.

WebKite, Graphic Designer
(apr 2013—nov 2014)

Identity & branding, as well as the implementation of and advertising for internal software products.

Pikimal [later WebKite], Freelance Designer
(july 2012—apr 2013)

Design services including branding, illustration, and implementing HTML & CSS for a variety of clients.

Pittsburgh CLO, Graphic Design Intern
(may 2011—aug 2011)

Assisting with layouts for playbills and ads, updating website, and production of in-house designs.

Mech. Engineering Office, Assistant
(sept 2010—may 2012)

Creation of promotional materials, filing, and working the front desk to answer inquiries.

RIT Improv, Director of Advertising
(sept 2009—may 2012)

Concepting, generating, and distributing promotional materials for shows and events RIT Improv put on.

awards & honors

RIT Hans Barschel Award

RIT Outstanding Scholar Award

RAF Gold ADDY Award

education

BFA Graphic Design with Highest Honors,
Philosophy Minor, AAS Illustration

Rochester Institute of Technology
(Graduated May 2012)

skills

Expertise in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign,
and Dreamweaver

Familiarity with After Effects and Premiere

Expertise in HTML, CSS3, SCSS

Familiarity with Liquid, Handlebars, Jekyll, and Git

Proficiency creating responsive websites (e.g. this website), wordpress sites, jekyll sites

Illustrator in traditional & digital media

Skilled in both long-form and short-form improv

AIGA member since 2011