Education

State University of New York at New Paltz
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
Class of 2014

Experience

Inverse Paradox
Graphic Designer
November 2015–Present
Design custom responsive WordPress and e-commerce websites, print collateral for trade shows, brochures, business cards and post-cards for a wide variety of clients ranging from non-profit to high-end retail. Manage social media presence for the company.

Skidmutro Creative Partners
Freelance Designer
May 2015–December 2015
Designed client materials for existing brands, updated existing client materials in collaboration with the Creative Director.

Skytop Strategies
Creative Director
September 2014–January 2016
Led design direction for establishing brand identity guidelines and collaborating on company’s presence across the web and in print. Mentored current employees on best practices for WordPress use and general web design guidelines as well as proper use of the company’s brand.

Blue Boot Design Studio
Freelance Designer / Former Intern
May 2012–Present
During the internship, designed book interiors for Reader’s Digest. Created parts of boxtwelevecommunications.com. Currently assisting in layout of Exam Reference Books for Microsoft.

Alternatives
Graphic Designer / Project Leader
October 2014–January 2015
Responsible for developing creative concepts for visual communication in various media, including print, online, marketing and branding materials. Clients included EB Brands, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Fat Witch and The Future Hunters.

Notable Clients

Skytop Strategies
New Content Advisors
Tideline

Extracurricular

Alfalfa Studio
Blog Contributor
December 2014–present

AIGA
Member
March 2014–Present

Design Society (Suny New Paltz Club)
Member / Graphic Designer
August 2012–Present

Ampersand Web Typography Conference
Volunteer
November 2013

Skills

Adobe (CS2–CC) InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Digital Publishing Suite, Acrobat, HTML, CSS, WordPress, Gephi, Rhinoceros 5, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Microsoft Office and iWork.

Bookbinding and making, data visualization and brand identity. Experience with film and digital photography. Familiar with MakerBot 3D printers. Troubleshooting in OSX 10.4–10.12, Windows 2000–10, iOS 4–10 and Android Froyo–Nouget.

Attributes

Group collaboration, time management, client satisfaction, communication, thorough and meticulous work incorporating intuition and knowledge. Music and comic book enthusiast.