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Education

Bradley University - Peoria, IL

2006 - 2010

Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art: Graphic Design Concentration

Minor in Art History and Multimedia

Summa Cum Laude

Study Abroad in London

AIGA member, 2008 - Present

Skills

Adobe InDesign: Advanced

Adobe Illustrator: Advanced

Adobe Photoshop: Advanced

Adobe Dreamweaver: Intermediate

Adobe After Effects: Intermediate

HTML emails: Intermediate

Adobe Flash: Basic

HTML, CSS: Basic

Wordpress: Basic

Experience

INCCRRA, Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies

Graphic Designer, 11/2013 - Present

Proposed concepts and deliverables for marketing campaigns

Designed marketing materials such as direct mail, large format banners, reports, conference and training materials,

videos, web graphics, and HTML emails

Created illustrations as needed

Completed projects through production for print and web

Claire’s Stores

Designer, 9/2010 – 11/2013

Lead design and development for stationery, tech accessory, and cosmetic products from concept to production

Proposed ideas for new product categories to increase sales opportunities

Supported domestic and international stores

Collaborated directly with vendors and buyers

Claire’s Stores

Freelance Graphic Designer, 6/2010 – 8/2010

Created, edited, and reworked textile designs

Completed production artwork

Proforma

Design Intern, 9/2008 - 5/2010

Designed promotional materials for clients such as newsletters, sports guides, T-shirts, advertisements, business cards

Edited, updated, and finalized files for print

Scranton Gillette Communications

Design Intern, 5/2008 - 8/2008

Designed internal promotional materials for all departments including logos, invitations, HTML e-mails, brochures

Created magazine advertisements for clients

Freelance Clients

College Founders, Founders Fellowship

Bayside Delicatessen

Northwest Suburban Alliance on Domestic Violence

Interfaith Action of Evanston

Fly By Yarn

Baer Glass