Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Art Director

Trial Concierge

I created Trial Concierge's business cards, brochures, PowerPoint slides, down-loadable pdf pages, website design, and photographed the partners for their head shots to be used on the website.

Nov 2008 - Present

Journalist

BombingScience

As a freelance journalist, I compiled personalized interview questions and photography to create exclusive interviews about street art.

Feb 2007 - Dec 2008

Graphic Artist

Arise Life Skills

I created graphics for the website, motivational posters for workshops, did the photography to create the graphics and worked in a team environment to meet the needs of the company.

Education

Education
Aug 2005 - Dec 2009

Bachelor of Fine Arts

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Skills

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Bridge, Dreamweaver, After Effects and Premier Pro are my specialties.   I keep up to date with the Adobe Suite software and keep my skills sharp by giving myself projects even when I am not working for somebody else.

Microsoft Office Suite

I have been using Microsoft Office since I was 11 years old, I learned PowerPoint when I was 12 and have used almost every function of Microsoft Office in my professional and personal work flow.

Final Cut Pro

I was introduced to Final Cut Pro as a 15 year old in a videography class, I have been using it for 8 years.   In addition to being a Final Cut Pro expert I am also an expert at it's necessary compression counterpart called Apple Compressor.  

Interest

Jewelry design, Film festivals, Street art, Photography, Film video and new media, Art Basel, Meeting of Styles, Hockey, Traveling, Animal advocacy, Not for profit foundations, Learning, ...   

Certifications

Certifications

CPR and first aid certified

Red Cross