I've been an independent contractor for the past two years officially taking contracts with various companies as well as take on projects from various clients across the globe. My projects involve, web design and or development, branding, graphic design, print and at times video and motion graphics.
First on Fifth
Software + Skill sets
+ Contextual Research
+ Information Architecture
+ Interface Design
+ Rapid Prototyping
+ Usability Testing
The Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Industrial Design Major May 2009
Interaction Design Minor May 2009
Visual Effects Courses Winter 2005 – Spring 2008
Olivia Gresham’s Interactive Designs Nationwide
Owner, Independent Contractor January 2010 – Present
+ Meets with clients to conduct contextual research and gather information to form a project quote scope consisting of requirements that meets client, user, and system needs.
+ Develops test-stories to be conducted after iterations of wireframes, mockups and test models.
+ Creates interactive prototypes of wireframes and graphical mockups prior to initial coding.
+ Collaborates with graphic designers and developers for large projects.
+ Develops interfaces as presented in the final concept and tests browser compatibility.
Franklin University Columbus, OH
Front End Developer, Information Architect April 2011 – February 2012
+ Works with a team of individuals consisting of developers with different backgrounds along with clients for each project in an agile environment.
+ Meets with clients to discuss the wants and needs of the project and translate their requests into a project scope, timeline, and projected timelines.
+ Create reports to deliver proposed solutions to major problems
+ Work with developers to solve user interface coding problems.
+ Develop wireframes, graphical user interface mockups and interactive documents to present to clients and users on a weekly basis to show progress and receive feedback.
+ Work on various projects at a time within iterations and deadlines that change based on the timeline of the client.
First Church of God Columbus, OH
Web Developer, Designer December 2010 – April 2011
+ Maintain the graphical integrity of their recently created website.
+ Create new portions of their website as needed.
+ Meet with event planners to discuss their requests and translate them into a project scope.
+ Develop various branding elements for events and ministries.
+ Work with media department to share information and release dates for promotional material
Trevelino/Keller Communications Group Atlanta, GA
Independent Contractor, Designer March 2010 – August 2010
+ Recreate websites, images, coding and publications.
+ Create web, print, and branding materials for various clients
Savannah College of Art and Design