Proficiencies, Skills, and Talents
I'm proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite and constantly work on adding new programs to my skill-set. I occasionally use HTML and other coding as needed. I also enjoy and find value in creating items by hand.
Adobe Acrobat Pro
Adobe After Effects (Novice)
Advertising and Project Management (APM)
Microsoft Power Point
Crafting/General Making of Things
Michigan State University • East Lansing, MI
Bachelor of Arts
Gordon Food Service • 2008–Present
» Worked with a small team of designers to create effective
and creative designs to meet the needs of a large,
» Learned new skills/programs to fill department needs therefore
reducing freelancing costs.
» Managed a diverse workload and deadline schedule.
» Created design for a broad spectrum of needs, including,
but not limited to:
- Publication design and layout
- Product guides
- Retail mailers, ads, and signage
- Large format
- Web ads and page design
- Video animation
2012 Gold Club Recipient
Hunter Owens Advertising • 2005–2007
GRAPHIC DESIGNER / OFFICE MANAGER
» Created print design for a variety of clientele.
» Worked directly with clients and managed communication
» Expedited update to and staff training of QuarkXPress to
» Facilitated hiring and management of staff.