Visual Designer in Bay Area

Work Samples

  • LeadQual Projects

  • ZoomOut: See the Bigger Picture

  • **FEATURED** Orange - France Telecom Projects

Work History

WEB DEVELOPER, LeadQual, LLC APR 2012 — OCT 2014 As the front-end developer, I wire-frame and code the UI for various internal online management and administrative tools. I maintain client micro sites and design Ad Words display ads for clients in industries such as real estate, food and beverages, travel, data services and education. In the web development team, I manage a number of internal graphic initiatives and consult on UX, branding and layout design. I also create PR collateral for clients within our Affiliate program. For a preview of my work, please reach out with the contact info available on this page. MULTIDISCIPLINARY INTERN, Orange Silicon Valley OCT 2011 — MAY 2012 As part of the Knowledge Transfer team at Orange Silicon Valley, I was involved in a variety of innovation projects in different capacities, ranging from support roles to generating assets including video production, graphic design, writing/editing, website creation/management, email marketing, creative research, branding to event production. UX DESIGN INTERN, Partner Network, LLC JUN 2011 — AUG 2011 I designed toolbars, icons, landing pages, and offer pages using Adobe Creative Suite 5. I also designed a brand identity for Engineering Services Team to boost morale and designed toolbar mockups for APN Clientele. I provided live action mockups of landing and offer pages to test user interactivity and fulfilled project deadlines with a one-day turnaround for feedback and usability testing. APN Clients: Rovio Angry Birds, Groupon, Living Social, Gilt City, EA Pogo, Alawar, Xfire, Michael Strahan, Widdit, Open Subtitles, Hulu, My Coupons, Applifier, Youda Games and Mixpad Audio Mixer. RESEARCH ASSISTANT, Design Center for Global Needs AUG 2009 — JUN 2011 I coordinated with Archival Director regarding scheduling or resource problems affecting timely completion of assigned projects and communicated orally and in writing daily progress, findings, and framework concerns. I analyzed tasks using Excel and other appropriate software. I prepared and labeled files for analysis and archiving. I maintained communication with project team using e-mail and team meetings as needed and assisted in other tasks at the discretion of Archival Director. GRAPHIC DESIGNER/TECHNICAL WRITER, Grounds Department @ SFSU AUG 2010 — MAR 2011 As Graphic Designer for the Grounds Department, I supported projects managers with visual aids via print, digital and web compositions. Assets designed were power point/keynote slides, project logos, information cards and signage. As Technical Writer, I composed a comprehensive technical manual for central water management at San Francisco State University. This vital asset will be used in emergencies plus improving pipeline structures. My time here expanded my capabilities for project management, data entry and creative research. GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN, Bleu Marketing Solutions, LLC JUL 2010 — AUG2010 At Bleu Marketing Solutions, I designed business collateral for novelty projects by way of graphic and web design. I analyzed marketable brand identities and developed various web assets for local business sites using Flash, Dreamweaver and a snippet of PHP. Business collateral such as flyers, signage, logos, web sites were produced through creative research. Featured Work: PAGE DESIGNER, Golden Gate [X]press AUG 2009 — DEC 2009 As page designer for the acquainted [X]press, I marked copy to indicate and corrected errors in type, arrangement, grammar, punctuation, or spelling, using standard printers' marks and Adobe InDesign. I also routed proofs with marked corrections to editor for correction and/or reprinting and measured dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements (copy and illustrations) in order to verify conformance to style guidelines. STUDENT GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Community Arts Design Studio AUG 2009 — DEC 2009 At the Community Arts Design Studio, my unit designed the business assets of vintage Powell's Soul Food Restaurant. I inquired of surrounding competitors in Bayview Hunter's point in order to aid the design direction that would coalesce this 1970's restaurant to this day's "du jour" aesthetic. Thus producing a distinct modish brand identity, crisp business cards, a token in-house menu accompanied with a chic, cut-rate take-out menu. Featured Work: SKILLS & EXPERTISE Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe AfterEffects, Visual Communication, Concept Development, Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, Web Design, Print Publications, Archival Research, Technical Writing, User Experience, Photography, Video Editing, CMS, Wordpress, HTML + CSS PROFICIENT IN Windows & Mac OS, Typing (85+wpm), MS Office 2003 & 2007


  • San Francisco State University

    • Bachelors of Science Visual Communication Design
    • 2006 - 2012





Portfolio Work Featured @ Coroflot Orange - France Telecom Projects August 2013