equipment & program experience

Proficient on Macintosh (OSX) and PC. I am proficient in layout, design, typography, 4 color and spot color process.
Able to type 60 wpm. Programs used include:
• Adobe Illustrator CC
• Adobe Photoshop CC
• Adobe Acrobat Professional
• Indesign CC
• Quark Xpress 7
• Dreamweaver CS4
• Flash CS4
• MS Office Suite

work history

2013 - Present BIC Graphic, Marketing Dept. (Contractor - Production Artist)
Responsible for layout, design and light proofreading of annual product catalog. Also responsible for helping
marketing team with flyers/brochures, tradeshow graphics, retouching images and other promotional pieces.

2010 - Present Freelance Artwork
Ilium Associates - (Production Design) - Bellevue, WA
Raymond James & Associates - (Promotional Material) - St. Petersburg, FL
Caledesi Steel Band - (Corporate Identity) - Dunedin, FL
Pool Guard - (Print Advertisement) - Tampa, FL
Hospice of North Central Florida - (Coloring Book) - Gainesville, FL

2010 - 2010 Xerox, Print Mangement Center (Graphic Designer)
Responsible for designing marketing pieces for local hospitals and medical facilities (business cards, banners, flyers,
posters, brochures, monthly employee newsletters, direct mailers, etc.) Also responsible for communicating with
3 marketing directors at hospitals on a daily basis and preparing projects to be printed.


2005 - 2010 Russell Johns Associates, Production Dept. (Print/Web Production Artist)
Responsible for creating display ads, laying out ad pages, creating web banner ads, in Flash/GIF format, and
creating E-Blasts in HTML. I worked extremely close with 20+ sales reps daily. In addition to preparing ad
pages to be sent to the printer.


2002 - 2005 Valpak. Cox Target Media, Graphics Dept. (Layout Artist)
Responsible for designing and laying out direct mailers, flyers, and menus to be sent out worldwide.

education

2013 - Present St. Petersburg College - Currently pursing AS degree (part-time)
2007 - 2009
St. Petersburg College - Web Design Certificate, Clearwater, FL
1999 - 2001 Pinellas Technical Education Center - Graphic Design Certificate, St. Petersburg, FL.

awards

2001 Won second place in VICA competition.
2001 Won statewide competition for pin design. (VICA)
1999 Won first place for a Loss Prevention poster

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