Senior Visual Designer, CISD
Apr 2011 - Present (10 years 3 months)
Focus on information design, process maps, presentations, data viz, print/digital marketing collateral, scientific and technical illustrations, trade show visuals, and new project branding for science and technology arenas. Especially for the computational and information sciences researchers at ARL.
the fathomless box
Apr 2004 - Present (17 years 3 months)
Freelance interactive, web, print design, and illustration.
Founder & Creative Director
Mar 2011 - Sep 2012 (1 year 6 months)
Create corporate identity for & launch startup firm. Design marketing collateral, internal/external facing documents as well as web front-end & mobile app design. TechStars Seattle Finalist Team.
Founder & Lead Designer
2009 - 2011 (2 years)
Design marketing collateral, internal/external facing documents as well as web front-end & mobile app design for an e-commerce & barter company targeting US Military Servicemembers.
Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Sep 2009 - Dec 2010 (1 year 3 months)
Information design & production art for internal/external clients: US Navy, US Air Force, Qinetiq NA, iRobot. Tasked with visual process mapping & data visualization. Infographic design. Hired as an illustrator, took on responsibility as concept artist/designer.
Illustrator & Muralist
Aug 2010 - Nov 2010 (3 months)
Creating scientific illustrations & creature concept art of imaginary fauna in the Museum of Unnatural History specimen catalog/exhibit. Large mural painting for this non-profit org.
Oct 2008 - Jan 2009 (3 months)
Character concepts, cover, and interior illustrations for green energy children's activity book. "Sparky the Energy Saving Squirrel"
The Ambrose Estate, Inc.
Sep 2005 - Jul 2008 (2 years 10 months)
Supervised up to six people designing armchair treasure hunt games. Role included traditional illustration, concept art, exhibit design, web & print design for all products. Successfully grew “indie” game company.
Helix Broadband, Inc.
Jun 2007 - Jun 2008 (1 year)
Web design in HTML 4/CSS 3 & Flash with secure dynamic CMS integration. Design & launch corporate branding with: exterior & interior signage, marketing collateral,
and advertisements. Briefed external clients to successfully secure contracts for an established company
Freelance Graphic Designer
Oct 2006 - May 2008 (1 year 7 months)
Creative contractor for various clients including the United States Postal Service, Case Design/Remodeling, FACETS (housing advocacy nonprofit), and Paradigm Solutions.
Dojo Systems, Inc.
Aug 2007 - Jan 2008 (5 months)
Online retailer. Functioned as internal web and graphic designer. Created marketing collateral, signage, and advertisements. Flash website design and development.
Jul 2005 - Mar 2006 (8 months)
Design vector icons and images for UI integration and presentation use for DOD client in Adobe Illustrator. Create and edit presentation slides in same.