Education

Parsons School of Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design, 2017. 

 

Parsons Paris 

Spring 2016 Study Abroad.

 

Experience

Freelance Graphic Designer, New York, NY.  January 2017–Present

  • Worked on smaller projects such as posters, flyers, event materials, and social media
  • Offered photo retouching expertise
  • Formulated creative solutions to new materials while staying on brand with precedent materials

Snavely Associates Intern, State College, PA.  May 2016–August 2016

  • Produced unit cases for institution and organization campaigns
  • Created layouts for annual reports and cases
  • Designed collateral materials to fit campaign brand standards
  • Edited and prepared images for printing
  • Gained experience with production methods and printing
  • Participated in client meetings and brainstorming

 Bustle/Romper Graphic Design Intern, New York, NY.  October 2015–January 2016

  • Generated content and pins for Pinterest Page
  • Illustrated editorial images for online articles
  • Created social media memes for Instagram and Facebook
  • Participated in design and company meetings and events
  • Gained experience in launching a new website 

Designer’s Denn Salon and Spa Assistant, State College, PA. June 2015–August 2015, June 2014–August 2014

  • Prepped and hosted clients for haircuts, color & spa services
  • Maintained overall cleanliness and organization of salon & spa 
  • Updated and filed paperwork 

Wienken Wealth Management  Office Assistant, State College, PA. June 2012–August 2012

  • Managed front desk for busy, professional office
  • Answered phones and sorted mail to maintain efficient communication and processing 
  • Typed letters, filed papers, and provided assistance to agents in the office

Personal Skills

  • Self-motivated and Conscientious
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Skilled User of Social Media
  • Organized & Professional Mindset
  • Tenacious Time Management
  • Quick Wit and Good Taste

Professional Skills

  • Acrobat DC
  • After Effects
  • FontLab Studio 5
  • Google Drive
  • HTML/CSS
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Javascript
  • Letterpress
  • Lithography
  • Microsoft Office
  • Packaging
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere
  • Screenprint
  • Sketch
  • Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter