Pack! / Monsa, Barcelona, Spain / 2008Work published in the international package design book Pack! by Monsa in Barcelona.Maurice Kanbar Excellence Award / Philadelphia University, Phl, PA / 2008Portfolio was ranked in the top five of graduating class. Faculty Design Award / Philadelphia University, Phl, PA / 2008Awarded for being top senior designer in the School of Design & Media.AIGA: Philadelphia Chapter / Philadelphia University, Phl, PA / 2004-2008Active chapter member.Presidential Search Committee Member / Philadelphia University, Phl, PA / 2007 Assisted in the interviewing and selection of Philadelphia University’s President.AIGA: Wear Your Voice Honorable Mention / IceBox Gallery, Phl, PA / 2006 Assisted in the interviewing and selection of Philadelphia University’s President.University International Scholar Program / Philadelphia University, Phl, PA / 2005 Participated in a cultural immersion reasearch course in Bejing, China.


To obtain a print design position at a dynamic, collaborative firm where I can contribute by putting forth my best effort both creatively and professionally. I am eager to learn new aspects of the profession and to pass along what I know to others.



Interdisciplinary Design Research

Altos de Chevon
Aug 2004 - May 2008

Bachelor of Science

Philadelphia University

Graduate of Philadelphia University's Graphic Design Communication program with a portfolio in the top 5 of my graduating class. My portfolio was voted on by faculty and staff in the School of Design & Media.

University Overview:

- Founded in: 1884

- Students: 2,500 undergraduates and 500 graduate students from 40 states and 25 countries

- Average class size: 18

- Faculty to student ratio: 14:1

- Number of faculty: 400 full and part tim

Work History

Work History

Work-for-Hire/Logo Design

OTTO Office

Developed a logo and system of characters for a children’s ink recycling program in the Czech Republic. The logo will be utilized on recycling bins, company website and all accompanying media and to help education children about the program.

Aug 2005 - May 2008

Office Assistant & Senior Designer

Developed and implemented marketing materials for the Office of Student Development for their START Program, New Student Orientation and events throughout the academic year, while providing assistance and support to the Division of Student Life.

2006 - 2008

Freelance Photographer

Access Sports

Photographer for a non-profit organization that distributes tickets to agencies serving underprivileged children and youth groups, and individuals with physical and/or mental health disabilities for sporting/entertainment events throughout Philadelphia.

2007 - 2008

Photo Lab Technician

Assisted in black and white film development, darkroom printing, and studio photography lighting, set-up, ink-jet printing, and wide-format printing.



Studio Photography

Wide-Format Printing

Assisted in the setting up of documents and adjusted color profiles for best quality output for wide-format (up to 24" wide) printing at Philadelphia University's photo lab and print design center.

Adobe CS, CS2, CS3

Experience with using inDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Bridge and Dreamweaver.