Abilities
Illustration
Page Layout
Typography
Logos
Stationery
Posters
Brochures
Post Cards
Magazine Covers
Print Ads
Character Design
Photo Retouching
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe After Effects
Mac and PC platforms
UX/UI Design
Usability Testing
HTML/CSS/SASS
Bootstrap
Wordpress
Maya
Unity
2D & 3D Animation
Game Design
Work Experience

January 2014 to September 2016:
G&F Graphics, Inserts East

Prepress Designer.
Accomplishments: designed and created multi-page ads and circulars for companies large and small.

November 2012 to Janaury 2014 and April 2008 to May 2011:
Self-Employed

Freelance Graphic Designer.
Recent Clients:


May 2011 to November 2012:
Graphic Advertising Systems, Inc.

Senior Designer.
Accomplishments: editor and proofreader, took charge of creating multi-page ads and circulars created to clients’ specifications, supervised and trained junior designers, met very tight deadlines, directed ad traffic, kept clients satisfied by making continuous revisions to projects, maintained client relations with constant updates of project status, organized and maintained repository of all art, logos and graphic files.

December 2005 to April 2008:
Show Communications

Art Director/Graphic Designer.
Accomplishments: created layout for 200-page monthly magazine and trade show directory, supervised graphic design assistant and IT personnel, met all deadlines, designed ads to clients’ satisfaction, developed better organizational and management skills while tracking ads and assignments, created & maintained company stationery/artwork, successfully recreated company brand and identity, prepared files for press, assisted with web projects.

Education

Delaware County Community College, Media, Pennsylvania
Associate in Art and Design Media

Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, magna cum laude

Delaware County Community College, Media, Pennsylvania
Associate in Applied Science, summa cum laude

Honors & Awards
Academic Achievement Award for Web Development
Purchase Award for Art & Design Media
National Dean’s List
Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Epsilon
Golden Key International Honors Society
Dean’s List (all semesters)