ABOUT ANGEL • Expertise - Graphic Design. Web Design. Digital Marketing. Website Management. • Resume - http://www.angelnelson.biz/Angel-Nelson-Resume-forweb.pdf • Portfolio - www.coroflot.com/angelnelson • Freelance website - http://angelnelson.biz • STATUS: NOT seeking a full time job as of February 2015, however I am open to remote part time work after business hours. PRIMARY SKILLS | LANGUAGES | PROGRAMS • Advanced ---- HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, WordPress, Web Design, Graphic Design, and Website Management (acting as a Webmaster). • Proficient ---- JQuery, SharePoint, User Experience (UX), Information Architecture (IA), Writing and Editing, SEO, Social Media, and Marketing/Advertising/Promoting. • Familiarity ---- Bootstrap, Responsive Design, Google Analytics, Moodle, and Camtasia.

Work Samples

  • ICHAD 2012 Promotional Materials

  • Chesapeake Bay Flavor Advertising Rates Card

  • State of Maryland DHR Website

Work History

  • UX Designer

    • State Farm
    • Atlanta, GA
    • Feb 2015 - Present (2 months)

    I work within a UX team to design UX assets for State Farm web and mobile products.

  • Digital Media Advisor

    • Optima Health
    • Virginia Beach, VA
    • Oct 2014 - Feb 2015 (4 months)

    I design, manage, and work to improve the effectiveness of the websites of Optima Health. This includes solving UX problems and assisting with digital marketing efforts. I use the following tools daily: SharePoint, Adobe Creative Cloud, HTML, CSS, and jQuery.

    Website: www.optimahealth.com and its sub-sites and portals.

  • Webmaster Trainee

    I joined the Communications Office of the State of Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) as they were converting their public internet and private intranet websites to WordPress. I transitioned into a role where I developed and managed the online presences of all of the human service agencies in the State of Maryland.

    Public Websites: dhr.maryland.gov, news.dhr.maryland.gov, training.dhr.maryland.gov, mdconnectmylife.org and DHR intranet sites.

    Primary Tasks:
    (1) Creating, editing, and/or maintaining website text, graphics, stylesheets, documents, spreadsheets, presentations, videos and intended user experiences of all DHR webpages and websites.
    (2) Recommending & implementing technical tools, software, and upgrades to DHR Communications staff.
    (3) Collaborating with vendors, contractors, and DHR offices on technical and communications projects.
    (4) Creating forms and other information-gathering tools to support the offices of DHR in their projects.

  • Circulation Promotional Designer

    I have designed, edited, and printed promotional materials for The Capital Newspaper & the Maryland Gazette. Promotional materials include newspaper advertisements, inserts, direct mailers (letters and postcards), fliers, rack cards, posters, signs and web advertisements.


  • Philadelphia University

    • Master's of Science Interactive Design and Media
    • 2010 - 2012
  • Morgan State University

    • Bachelor's of Arts Graphic Design
    • 2003 - 2007