Senior Graphic Designer
San Antonio, TX
Aug 2014 - Present (6 years 9 months)
Work with Creative Communications & Marketing team to develop design materials for various programs, workshops, and events.
Work with Texas Education Agency (TEA) to develop logos and creative materials for state initiatives and programs. Produce marketing materials and campaigns for local initiatives and Local Education Agencies (LEAs).
Create digital marketing materials such as Center displays, web banners, website layouts and designs.
Centerwide photography, photo editing, and archiving.
Create presentations and provide graphic design training at various workshops and conferences.
Unit Coordinator of Graphic Design
Jun 2008 - Aug 2014 (6 years 2 months)
Work with communications and marketing team alongside a Media Coordinator, Marketing Director and Assistant Marketing Director.
4+ years supervising a student assistant/intern.
Helped to create an extensive marketing plan that includes creating awareness of the University Library and all the services through a multitude of designs. Have also assisted with copy writing using AP style.
Manage and run a large-scale 60” plotter printer and small-scale top-quality printer for in-house printing.
Work side-by-side with Media Coordinator in supervising and designing photo shoots.
Work side-by-side with programmer to create web graphics for the TTU Libraries website, interactive design pieces and app design pieces.
Aided Assistant Marketing Director with public outreach events such as orientations and fairs.
Ex-officio member of the Faculty Academic Contributions Exhibit; in charge of Fabrication & Design and Promotions committees, member of Exhibit Reception Host and Recognition Items subcommittees.
Part Time Graphic Designer
Aug 2013 - Nov 2013 (3 months)
Updated and maintained United We Art’s website through a content management system. This included updating pricing, info, photos, pictures of new products and creating web graphics.
Created identity package and guidelines for company. This included a logo, official fonts, color palette and taglines. Designed and implemented print designs.
Jan 2008 - Jun 2008 (5 months)
Worked with clients and sales team designing feature and display ads of all sizes.
Paginated pages and exported them as PDF documents to be printed.
Lead Graphic Designer
Nov 2006 - Dec 2007 (1 year 1 month)
Learned to work in an extremely fast-paced design/print shop. Mastered pre-pressing design.
Designed large-scale elements such as billboards, backlits, frontlits, vehicle wraps, screen prints, banners, floor graphics, wall murals and window clings.
Sep 2005 - May 2006 (8 months)
Collaborated with the newspaper editor designing special feature spreads, illustrating many objects, subjects and ideas for news stories in an extremely fast-paced environment.