PROJECTS // EXPERIENCE // CONTACT

Education

School of Design, Graphic Design Department
College of Imaging Arts and Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology
2004-2008, Rochester, New York

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design
Concentration in Communication


Honors and Activities

2007-2008 Pos/Neg Magazine, Design Director
2007-2008 AIGA Student Group
2005-2006 Signatures Magazine, Advertising Editor
2004-2008 Dean’s List, RIT


Skill Set

Proficient in Print and Web:
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver (HTML, CSS)


Knowledge of:
AutoCAD, Video Editing, Sound Editing

Relevant Work Experience

Mirror Show Management, Art Director
May 2012-September 2013, Rochester, New York

MSM is an exhibit design company where I collaborated with exhibit designers to bring a client's brand to life in a three-dimensional environment. Through a combination of graphics, physical structures, and interactive digital media, an exhibit aims to create a unique and engaging brand experience.

Skooba Design, Designer
June 2008-May 2012, Rochester, New York

Responsible for a range of tasks including website maintenance and improvement, email marketing, SEO, copywriting, social marketing initiatives, magazine ads, online ads, packaging, promotional trade show signs, and various print collateral. Skooba is a joint venture with Tenba Gear, and though I mainly did work for Skooba, I also worked for Tenba which included a total rebrand.

Atara Clothing, Partner/Designer
June 2008- May 2012, Rochester, New York

A clothing line I started, from the ground up, with a business partner. We started with an idea, and ended up with a company. I was responsible for design and marketing, and my business partner did the financial end.

Gallery R Marketing Team, Designer
September 2007-June 2008, Rochester, New York

Responsible for the creation of multiple pieces of print collateral for monthly gallery exhibits as well as promotional pieces for the gallery itself. Also collaborated with another designer in the ideation and implementation of an identity system and marketing campaign for the annual benefit event.

ETC Design Services, Designer
September 2005-June 2008, Rochester, New York

Responsible for the ideation and creation of various design and marketing projects ranging from brochures and posters to the rebranding of different programs and events offered at RIT. Responsibilities also included proofreading, establishing and maintaining close communication with clients, collaborating in a team environment, and managing multiple projects at once.