SOFTWARE SKILLS

  • • Photoshop CS6
  • • InDesign CS6
  • • Illustrator CS6
  • • AcrobatProX
  • • QuarkXPress 9
  • • Powerpoint
  • • Fireworks CS6
  • • After Effects
  • • Cinema 4D
  • • Premiere Pro CS6
  • • Final Cut Pro X
  • • HTML/CSS Using Espresso HTML/CSS Editor


WORK EXPERIENCE

Freelancer from 2011-Current, working with various clients such as The Salvation Army, Crown Financial Ministries, Leadership Freedom, New Churches Now and more

Graphic Designer at Crown Financial Ministries 1998 - 2011 Creative lead for book covers, book gut layout, DVD and product packaging, bi-monthly newsletter, brochures, logos, corporate identity collateral, direct mail, print/online ads...and much more.

Graphic Artist at The Computer Studio 1995-1997 Worked on creative team to provide internal training graphics for clients such as Coca-Cola, PBS, and IBM.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • • Maximized minimal budgets through expert knowledge of graphics software
  • • Designed and worked on products and graphics that yielded annual sales of $6-8 million annually
  • • Have handled over 20+ active projects at any given time
  • • Designed and created an average of over 400 creative requests annually
  • • Six PICA awards were given to printer based on Crown's submitted print work
  • • Crown Financial Ministries Employee of the Year 2004


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Art Institute of Atlanta 1993 – 1995 Associates Degree in Visual Communications