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Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Dreamweaver
  • InDesign
  • QuarkXPress
  • Wordpress
  • XHTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Microsoft Office

Work

Multimedia Specialist, Penn State University

04.2011 - present

On the IT UX team I build informational sites that focus on services available to students, faculty and staff.
Project tasks include:
• creating a PSU services resource site for staff web programmers
• logo, web graphic and infographic design
• writing department site content, running student usability testing
• web accessibility site remediation, including training sessions for editors
• event video shooting/editing/captioning, event photography

Freelance Graphic Designer

01.2009 - present

Work: includes site design, Mailchimp newsletters, logos, web ads, mobile app icons, site host consulting, book photography, book illustrations, poster illustrations, textbook production, magazine ads, restaurant menus, posters, brochures, flyers, mailers
My freelance web experience began in 2009 and includes online identity building with HTML/CSS/JS, some PHP and early versions of Joomla and Drupal, now mostly working with Wordpress and Angular

Web Ad Trafficker, TechTarget

12.2006 - 06.2008

As Online Media Trafficker, I scheduled banner ad runs on TechTarget’s network of Web sites & maintained a database of newsletter ads. Communicated with client creative staff & a rotating team of high-energy campaign managers to ensure smooth execution of Flash & static deliverables. Trained campaign managers on database application software.

Ad Designer, The Boston Courant

07.2003 - 12.2006

The duties as Ad Designer for this weekly metro newspaper included ad creation & maintaining ad scheduling. The Courant staff is small, and working there meant multitasking in a variety of situations. I worked with paper’s contracted printer to ensure quality printing, a relationship that helped equip me with the tools to successfully navigate production issues.

Education

Center for Digital Imaging Arts, Boston University

Certificate in Print & Web Design

Clark University

Certificate in Desktop Publishing

University of Massachusetts, Boston

Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art