I am an experienced, self motivated designer looking for a high energy team and creative workplace to utilize my acquired design knowledge and experience. I am able to assist in company growth with my problem solving, multitasking and ability to meet short deadlines.

Work Samples

  • School Work

  • Logos

  • Catalogs & Brochures

Work History

EDUCATION: Eastern Illinois University - Charleston, Illinois BA, Graphic Design Concentration - 2007 EXPERIENCE: October 2010 - Current CHAMPRO Sports®, Wheeling IL, Graphic Designer - Contract June 2007 - September 2010 CHAMPRO Sports, Wheeling IL, Senior Graphic Designer Managed creative team Created & maintained website, image upkeep on website engine, photographed products, created marketing materials for meetings/trade show, designed & created print collateral; catalogs, fliers, ads, POP displays, product packaging, stationary items Summer 2007 - Current Freelance Work 4/2008: T-Shirt Design, Big Hollow Elementary 2/2009: T-Shirt Design, Big Hollow Elementary 11/2009: Flier Design, Alton High School 2/2010: Wedding Invitation Design, Brittney Lebda & Sean Norton 3/2010: “Buckle Up” Campaign, Alton High School November 2002- June 2007 Build-a-Bear Workshop, Schaumburg, IL, Sales Associate Developed confidence along with selling, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills HONORS & AWARDS: Susan Stephens Memorial Award, 2006 Deans List Fall Semester of 2006 with 4.0 gpa All Student Show, 2007 Alumni Design Exhibition, 2009 SKILLS: Proficient in Keynote, The Adobe Creative Suite, Word, Excel, Powerpoint Experienced with programs on both PC and MAC platforms