2733 Woodburn Avenue, unit 304
Cincinnati, OH 45206
Creative design professional with more than 15 years of experience. Specialist in innovative design, integrated marketing, and project management for diverse clients and organizations including businesses, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions. Technical expert with multiple software programs to create cross-platform materials including print, web, video, and social media. Focused, self-motivated, and optimistic professional equally successful at working independently or in collaboration with others.
Blue Kaboom Web solutions is a small web design and SEO company specializing in online solutions for small to medium sized businesses.
Responsible for the technical and visual direction of all produced websites and the management of information, deadlines and contractors. Design of electronic graphics for web and email marketing and the editing and layout of site pages. Coordination with WordPress and ExpressionEngine developers to create business websites. Creation of inbound marketing campaign materials to interface with HubSpot.
Xavier University is a small, private college with strong programs in Business, Pre-Med, and Education, a nationally recognized basketball team, and notable alumni support.
Senior Graphic Designer
Designed printed collateral for various university departments. Coordinated with photographers, writers, and the client to ensure the most effective message and design. Worked with the e-marketing and web teams on projects that crossed from print to web and back.
The Cincinnati Art Museum is a public arts institution with a permanent collection ranging from contemporary to classic art and several special exhibitions each year.
Senior Graphic Designer
Designed brochures, advertising, direct mail, posters, and other collateral for museum programs and exhibitions. Administered the museum web site www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org, created and maintained the internal employee site (CAMEO) and designed sub-sites for the promotion of specific exhibitions and programs. Shot and edited video for podcasts and interactives; photographed events and installations. Managed in-house designers and freelance designers.
The Art Academy of Cincinnati is a small, private art school located in downtown Cincinnati with full–time, part–time, and non-credit programs.
Web Design Instructor, Community Education Program
Built a curriculum to teach designers, photographers, and other professionals to work on the web, focusing on the fundamentals of strategy, planning, and design. Taught a variety of students ages 16 to 60 with a wide range of skill levels.
Proctor and Gamble: created illustrations for an internal integrated campaign for their “Tweak Squad”
Advanced Cosmetic: created advertising and in-house collateral to promote various services
Duro Bag: designed catalog and brochure layouts, product illustrations
Monomobile: created new logo and 3D animated product demonstrations
Cincinnati Fringe Festival: created websites for 2004 and 2005 at cincyfringe.com
Enjoy the Arts: created HTML email campaigns for two major fundraising events
Cincinnati Men’s Chorus: designed all print collateral for 2004 through 2013 concert seasons
Oldsmobile Collectors Club of America: illustrated posters for 2003 National Meet in Cincinnati
Graphics and illustration: Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, InDesign CS6, After Effects 6.5, Painter 10
Web: Dreamweaver CS6, Flash CS6, HTML, CSS, content managed website design
Film and 3D: After Effects, Final Cut, Strata 3D, Maya, Lightwave, Poser
Estimated completion in spring 2015
Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
Ball State University, Muncie, IN