Specialties

Design for web and print media
Brand development
Traditional and digital illustration
Team leadership and collaboration
Presentations

Skills

Concept development, art direction, email blast campaigns, site maps, wireframes, style guides, optimizing files for development and print production.

Software

Adobe Creative Suite
Wordpress
Power Point

Code

(knowledgable in the following)

HTML
CSS
PHP

Experience

Exit10 Advertising

Senior Designer, 2009 – Present

Clients: CSX, Alere, The Bozzuto Group, TeleCommunication Systems, Glory Days Grill, American Portfolios, Camp Airy & Louise, and World T.E.A.M. Sports.

Develope brand identity systems to implement in social, web, mobile, apparel, outdoor and print media. Collaborate closely with creative director, copy writer, account team and creative staff to create high-end visual solutions within the budget and timeline. Oversee all design projects for assigned accounts to ensure the agency’s standard of quality is delivered and meets brand requirements. Work with digital director, programmers, and interactive project manager on various phases of web design including site architecture. Responsible for leading designers in creative concepts, layouts and production of print and interactive projects through creative support, training, proofing, and delegation. Deliver effective presentations to clients and owning partners.

The Miller Group

Art Director, 2008 – 2009

Clients: Necco, Goetze’s Candy, Grayson Homes, Floors Etc. and FerraraPan.

Planit Advertising

Graphic Designer, 2007 – 2008

Clients: University of Maryland Baltimore County, XLheath, Wall Street Institute and Nuveen Investments.

Eisner Communications

Graphic Designer, 2007

Clients: Provident Bank, The Maryland Lottery, National Aquarium in Baltimore and Morgan State University.

MGH Advertising

Production Artist, 2005 – 2006

Clients: The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Weight Watchers, Smyth Jewelers, K-Bank, John’s Hopkins and Towson University.

Education

Maryland Institute
College of Art

BFA in Graphic Design, 2004

ThinkBig

Adobe Authorized Training Center Certificates of Completion

CSS Training Course
Adobe Flash Training Course

Recognition

Awards

AAFB—Regional ADDY Awards

Gold ADDY® Award
Silver ADDY® Award

TheBookDesigner.com

Cover Design Award for Nonfiction, May 2015

Publications

1,000 Indie Posters, Rockport

Fingerprints 1 and 2: The Art of Using Handmade Elements in Graphic Design, HowBooks