BFA in Visual Communications
University of Arizona
I bring 12 years of graphic design expertise to my current role as Creative Director of Fine Line Graphics & Design. Sharing my expertise and collaborating with creative teams to drive unique visual solutions is my passion. I work to develop strong cross-functional relationships with designers, production artists and printers to ensure strong end-to-end delivery on creative.
Creative Director | FineLine Graphics & Design | 2006-Present
- Create design concepts, art direction, digital retouching, and production graphics for Fortune 500 corporate companies including NetApp, Cisco Systems, Plantronics, NVIDIA, and Genentech.
- Manage a creative team in the development and implementation of brand strategies for various projects.
- Work closely with clients and our team to drive creative and ensure implementation is aligned with strategic objectives and client needs.
- Responsible for the update and redesign of the company website.
Freelance Designer | Green Bits | 2014-2017
- Concepted and designed corporate company logo.
- Created and produced the Green Bits brand identity guidelines along with business cards, mail campaign flyers, event and booth signage.
Creative Director | Light Smart Wear | 2015-2016
- Responsible for the rebranding of the original company FOSLabs to Light Smart Wear.
- Created, developed, and over saw the design of materials ranging from flyers, large banners, packaging, icons, and UI design for the LSW App.
Freelance Designer/Production Artist | Exponent Partners | 2013, 2015-2016
- Designed an 8 page white paper, a client success story, and created a working success story template.
- Developed the look and feel for their Exponent Case Management App which included a web header, App tile, and 4 jpegs of how the App works.
- Updated their Professional Services Consulting App on the Salesforce App Exchange, bringing it into full adherence of their new brand guidelines.
Contract Production Artist | VMware | 2011-2013
- HTML production, OFT and text creation, while maintaining graphic and HTML standards.
Freelance Designer | Outright.com | 2009-2012
Graphic design, art direction, and production graphics for print collateral projects.
Produced and maintained consistent graphic and typographic standards for banners, large signage, handouts, and business cards.