Freelance Graphic Designer
May 2014 - Present (8 years 1 month)
Advertising, brochures and handouts, large format graphics, logo design, business cards, web graphics, t-shirt designs, restaurant menus, building signage, direct mailers, wall coverings, invitations, billboards, and more!
Senior Graphic Designer
Apr 2004 - Present (18 years 2 months)
Designed unique print materials including advertisements, brochures and trade show graphics. Supported two corporate rebranding efforts by completing new style guides, and implementing new design elements into all marketing materials. Planned a variety of corporate events including awards banquets and executive leadership meetings. Developed templates for printed and electronic newsletters, and direct mailers. Worked with outside vendors and consultants on a regular basis and managed graphic projects from initial meetings through production and installations.
Surety Bond Specialist
Dec 2002 - Apr 2004 (1 year 4 months)
Prepared surety and performance bonds for local contractors. Received many complements for excellent customer services and expedited results.
Art Teacher, Edgewood High School
Aug 2001 - Jun 2002 (10 months)
Provided fundamentals of art instruction to classes of 30+ students, including gifted and talented and specials needs. Co-managed the art club after school and organized field trips and in-school exhibitions.