Microsoft Office Suite

*Beginner in Powerpoint

Adobe InDesign

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator

Work History

Work History

Contract Graphic Designer

New Century Communications

Designed promotional hand-out cards for San Diego networking events.  

Lead Designer / Qualified Intermediary

Rate Search, Inc.

Facilitated 1031 Exchanges in an administrative and customer service capacity.

Revamped brand identity and designed all marketing collateral.  Organized company charity events by designing invitations and promotional mail-outs.  Performed as event photographer.  

Merchandising Artist / Production Artist

Gear For Sports, Inc.

Designed custom artwork for athletic apparel: Champion® Custom Products, Under Armour®, and Gear For Sports® brand apparel as a member of the largest in-house design team in the custom decorated apparel industry. Assisted Designers with quality control and prepared artwork for production. As a Production Artist, created and edited custom artwork to meet specifications for production orders and prepared for printing. Promoted to Merchadising Artist and worked exclusively with Champion® Custom Products. Completed sketch requests for the collegiate lines.  Served as a liaison between Designers and Sales Representatives on projects.

Lead Designer / Account Manager

Impact Design

Rendered corporate and custom artwork for local companies and prepared files for screenprinting production. Worked directly with clients to clarify project specifications.

Contract Graphic Designer

The Creative Group

Collaborated with Designers and developed a Convention display for Brown Shoe Company.

Reorganized the layout for a private high school alumni publication working on a

temporary assignment for Fister Lauberth Design Firm.

Contract Graphic Designer

Brickhouse Studio

Organized and laid out sections of merchandising catalog for the National Rotary Club.

Aug 2010 - Present

Creative Director/ Account Manager

Rhino Marketing

My main focus is to create screenprint designs and send out requested art proofs to clients.

I  manage those accounts and oversee production through to completion.


Creative and Innovative project experience in graphic design including logos, brand identity, direct mail,

brochures, package design, merchandising/signage, screen print design for apparel, digital photo retouching

and event photography. Skilled in cultivating relationships with clients to focus on executing their final vision.

Customer service experience with Gear For Sports®, Impact Design, and Rate Search, Inc. Knowledgeable

of new internet marketing techniques. Computer proficiency: Macintosh and PC platforms. Expert in Adobe

Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Microsoft Office.  


Aug 1999 - Jul 2004

Bachelors Degree in Commercial Art

University of Central Missouri