A talented, decisive, enthusiastic, energetic, efficient, and detail-oriented, team player with 11 years graphic design experience in the publishing industry. A proven leader with advanced knowledge of design tools and techniques. An effective communicator with the ability to provide clear and detailed direction to design and editorial vendors, as well as present design concepts to design, editorial and high-level leaders. Thrives independently as well as in a team environment. A researcher of current industry trends and standards and fearless innovator willing to explore new avenues to produce compelling and industry leading design solutions.