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Professional Summary

I am a self-motivated professional designer with over ten years of experience in customer service and graphic design. I strive to provide a high level of customer satisfaction by creating lasting relationships and support, and by exceeding expectations.

I am excited for a new career opportunity where I can implement my passion for creating beautiful and striking design layouts through multi-channel marketing, strong customer service and interpersonal skills.

I love a challenge!

Education

Aug 2004May 2008

Bachelor's Degree

Elon University

Bachelor's Degree in Art, Digital Art Concentration

Work History

Jan 2009Present

Graphic Designer

Freelance - Burlington, NC

Meet with, discuss, and expedite designs for local businesses.
My unique experience has led me to the privilege of working on a variety of projects; from logo designs and annual reports, to custom wedding invitations and restaurant menu's.
Work includes:
- Layout Design
- Brand Identity
- Logo Design
- Photography
- Illustration
- Photo Editing

Apr 2010Sep 2016

Graphic Design Production Associate

WiseDecor.com, a division of QuoteScape, Inc. - Greensboro, NC

As a Designer at WiseDecor.com, I communicated directly with clients for their specific design needs - designing custom digital layouts and vinyl wall lettering, handling several custom projects at any given time. I also gained experience updating the company's online product pages, social media websites, and editing photos. I also interviewed, trained, and supervised new employees.

Sep 2007May 2011

Sales Associate and Shift Manager

Becky's Hallmark - Burlington, NC

Worked as key-holder responsible for opening and closing store, and training new employees

Selected as only store associate to perform employee sales
Merchandised products and set-up custom displays, including installing shelves and glassware
Was accountable for paperwork, answering telephones, and making deposits

Nov 2009Feb 2010

Office & Design Intern

Pip Printing and Marketing Services - Burlington, NC

Assisted professional designers in marketing ideas and design layouts. Sat-in on and participated in meetings, created storyboards, assisted with office filing and organization. Answered phones and made special customer satisfaction calls.

Jan 2007May 2008

Lab Consultant

Elon University - Elon, NC

Assisted students and faculty with technology and projects including: consultations on designs and layouts, file formatting, and both hardware and software support. Was also responsible for the maintaining and managing of equipment and facilities.

Jan 2006Aug 2007

Artist Assistant and Painter

Photo Showcase - Graham, NC

Assisted professional painters with supplies and touch-ups on large-scale backdrop paintings. Promoted for the painting of senior backdrop designs used for professional photography backdrops worldwide.

Graphic Design

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite
InDesign
Microsoft Office
Graphtec Cutting Pro
CorelDRAW X3
Final Cut Pro
Director MX
Alias Maya