Résumé

Work History
Aug. ‘17 – Present
Beaverton, OR
Technical Designer (ETW) – Nike

  • Perform category based updates on Nike.com, primarily Sportswear
  • 12 month contract through Aquent
Jan. ‘11 – Present
Anywhere
Freelance Graphic Designer and Photographer – project by project basis

Nov. ‘14 – Jan. ‘17
Ann Arbor, MI
Web Specialist – University of Michigan, College of Engineering, Office of Communications & Marketing

  • Created illustrations for use in videos and infographics
  • Built and deployed web content, including text, graphics, videos, and photos
  • Repackaged content for relevant communicators to share on their websites
  • Maintained website quality by finding and correcting errors
Oct. ‘12 – Oct. ‘14
Detroit, MI
Web Content SpecialistArchdiocese of Detroit

  • Designed webpages and graphics to fit style guide of content standards
  • Created/updated an ongoing content creation guide for efficient planning
  • Coordinated timely responses to website inquiries and suggestions
  • Proofread and edited submitted photos, text, and forms for web optimization
  • Sites I worked on: AOD, CHSL, CLT, The Michigan Catholic
Education
Aug. ‘08 – May ‘12
East Lansing, MI
Michigan State University – Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art

Programs
  • Adobe Creative Suite – Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver
  • CMS – AEM, WordPress, Plone, Sitecore, Squarespace
  • HTML
  • Microsoft Office – Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook
  • Snapchat – story planning, creation, and illustration
Skills
  • Graphic design
  • Editing print and web media
  • Illustration
  • Photography
  • Typography
  • Painting

Awards and Honors
  • December ‘16 – CASE Conference Co-presenter, Speaking The Language: Using Relevant Platforms and Self-Deprecating Humor to Build Engaged Audiences
  • December ‘16 – CASE Conference Honorable Mention, Best Illustration/Graphic (Driving the Stuart Highway)
  • Spring ‘12 – LookOut Gallery Photography Showcase Participant, “Ways of Seeing”
  • Spring ‘12 – Bachelor of Fine Arts Graphic Design Showcase Participant
  • Spring ‘11 – MSU Undergraduate Exhibition Drawing Recognition Award
  • ‘10, ‘11, & ‘12 – 3 time MSU College of Arts and Letters Dean’s List
Press Credits