RESUME

EXPERIENCE

Art Director. Premier Media Group, Tacoma WA, December 2011-present. 
Lead a team of designers in producing South Sound magazine, 425 magazine, and 425 Business magazine. Create concepts for articles, cover, photography and illustration. Develop and produce marketing materials.

Contract Graphic Designer. PATH, Seattle WA, November-December 2011. 
Designed printed collateral including brochures, factsheets, and magazines, adhering to PATH branding guidelines. Developed infographics, charts, and diagrams for print and web. Sorted and retouched images.

Contract Graphic Designer. Blankslate Creative, Seattle WA, October-November 2011. 
Assisted in the design and production of marketing collateral, websites, posters, advertisements, and digital billboards. Ensured quality of prepress production. Clients included Microsoft and the Point Defiance Zoo.

Contract Graphic Designer. j.logan design, Seattle WA, May-September 2011
Created packaging, print materials, logos, and web pages. Designed icons, diagrams, and charts. Retouched and reworked images. Photographed products for packaging. Created dielines. Clients included Microsoft, Red Mango Frozen Yogurt, Progressive Kitchenware, Takeya USA, and DaVinci Gourmet.

Communications Specialist. Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, March 2008-August 2010
Designed and produced printed materials, including magazines, brochures, posters, advertisements, and large-scale graphics for events. Responsible for maintenance and development of website and related blogs, including writing content and providing photos and graphics. Coordinated photography and events. Managed distribution of apparel and promotional items. Assisted in development and implementation of marketing strategies, including direct mail and email marketing campaigns. 



SKILLS
 

Design: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, HTML, CSS, WordPress

Editorial: Experienced writer, skilled at proofreading and copyediting

Fine Arts: Illustration, hand lettering, photography, printmaking, bookmaking

Language: Fluent in Spanish



EDUCATION

BA in Graphic Design and BA in Spanish, Willamette University, Salem OR, 2006

Continuing Education:
Advanced Photoshop; Web Design; HTML/CSS, School of Visual Concepts, Seattle WA, 2011-2012
Calligraphy, Cambridge Center for Adult Education. Cambridge MA, 2010
Typography; Intermediate Graphic Design; Letterpress, School of Visual Concepts, Seattle WA, 2006-2007
Graphic Design, Pierce College, Tacoma WA, 2005