Professional Objective:

A professional graphic designer attacks challenges head-on utilizing creative skills to expedite production.

Field-Related Skills:

Quark Express Web Design Painting HTML
Adobe Illustrator Logo Design Illustration PHP
Adobe In Design Ad Design/Layout Art Direction E-commerce
Adobe Photoshop Dimensional Design Mixed Media Preflight
Macromedia Flash Page Design/Layout Figure Drawing Microsoft Office
Video Editing Cooperate Branding Marker Rendering Project Leader

Fundamental Skills:

Loyalty Professionalism Willingness to Learn Problem Solving/Creativity
Teamwork Self Confidence Hard Working/Tenacity Interpersonal Abilities
Multitasking Self-Motivated Honesty/Integrity Planning/Organizing
Awareness Leadership Adaptability/Flexibility Dependability/Reliability


Work Experience:

Skyline Exhibits of Central Ohio: Columbus, OH 11/12 - Design Director-
Duties Include: Graphic Design, Production Graphics, Gridding, Marketing Materials, Art Direction, 3-D Modeling,

Skyline Exhibits of Central Ohio: Columbus, OH 01/11 -11/12 Warehouse Display Management-
Duties Include: managing trade show displays for clients including, storage, inventory, repair and setup

Cypress Wesleyan Church: Columbus, OH 04/11 - 10/11 Technical Director - Intern. (2 six week programs)
Duties Include: Creative planning team, video editing & graphics, presentations, assist technical director, Shoot video, evaluate production, large format graphics

Interstate Optical: Mansfield, OH 10/08 -03/09 Marketing Coordinator
Duties Include: creating & supplying marketing materials for clients, customer service, tracking & redeeming promotions

Zero Designs: USA   04/08 - Current Freelancing Graphic Designer
Logos, websites, brochures, mailers, branding, promotional graphics, illustrations, creative design solutions

ClickaCoupon.com: Mansfield, OH 03/06 -09/08 Graphic/Media Designer
Duties Include: ad design, web design, advertising strategy, html, flash media, video editing, project leader, office manager

Book Masters, Inc.: Mansfield, OH 04/05 -06/06 Art Director
Duties Include: oversee art for projects, tracking art /log, flight check, downloading for print, and internal marketing

Crossroads Community Church: Mansfield, OH 05/02 -04/06 Graphic Artist & Youth Counselor
Duties Include: Saturday programming and leadership, room configurations/design, all youth graphic and promotional materials

Truffles and Flourishes Catering: Pittsburgh, PA 02/02 -08/03 Server and Cafe Management/Supervisor
Duties Include: supervise and coordinate cafe operation, setup, serving, and tear down of catered and formal dinning

Cheddars Casual Cafe Mansfield, OH 05/01 -09/01 Server
Duties Include: serving, customer service, cleaning, money exchange

Friendly's Restaurant Mount Vernon, OH 09/00-05/01 Server
Duties Include: serving, customer service, ice cream, cleaning, money exchange

Mid-Ohio Cleaning Mansfield, OH 05/98-08/00 Crew Leader
Duties Include: Industrial cleaning, team leader

Education:

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division: Pittsburgh, PA
2009-2011 Bachelors Degree in Applied Science, Major Graphic Design, GPA 4.0

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh, PA
2001-2003 Associate Degree in Applied Science, Major Graphic Design, GPA 3.8
National Vocational -Technical Honor Society, Dean's List, Perfect Quarterly Attendance Award, Artwork featured in showcase

Mt. Vernon Nazarene College: Mt. Vernon, OH
2000-2001 Visual Communication and General Education Courses

Ashland High School: Ashland, OH
1996-2000 Advanced Placement Art and College Preparation