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Examples of my logos and branding, in Illustrator and Photoshop.
Examples of my other design for screen, in Illustrator and Photoshop.
Examples of my design for print, in Illustrator and Indesign.
Examples of more traditional art, in assorted media.
To find work utilizing my diverse technical and creative skills, and opportunities to grow them further.
March 2012 to Present: The Monterey Company
Responsibilities include graphic design primarily in Illustrator for production of lapel pins, coins, medallions, and all varieties of art on metal, both production-ready technical art for manufacturing and photorealistic proofs for customers; design and oversight of workflows and collaboration processes to coordination between sales representatives, external art resources, and manufacturers; and miscellaneous graphic and web work for internal use.
December 2011 to June 2012: CVTech
October 2010 to November 2011: Stratus Media Group
Graphic & Web Designer
Responsibilities included lead design, development, and management of most company websites; graphic and web design for screen and print to serve both marketing and operational needs, including logos, advertisements, flyers, posters, and event collateral such as tickets and signage; minor video and audio editing; copy editing of texts for publication; and assistance and advice in installation and maintenance of IT infrastructure.
June 2002 to February 2011: Castellino Training & The BEBA Clinic
Technical & Administrative Assistant
Creative and technical responsibilities included graphic design and page layout, web design and administration, database design and administration, computer and network maintenance, minor video production in Final Cut Pro and iMovie, and proofreading and editing of publications.
Administrative duties included recording payments in Quicken and the company's FileMaker database, preparing deposits, and taking them to the bank; running reports and preparing spreadsheets on financial and statistical data; check-in, check-out and billing of clients; copying MiniDV tapes to video DVDs for sale and archival; processing orders for resale products; bulk mailings (both postal and email); shipping and receiving; payroll; scheduling; filing and other organization; and miscellaneous errands. Once or twice per year I was entrusted with the full administration of the business for one month, including my own payroll, while the head administrator went on vacation.
June 2002 to Present: Freelance work
Macintosh repair and tutoring and graphic and web design and development for a small word-of-mouth network of local clients.
March 2001 to June 2002: Diane Steele & Company
Graphic & Web Designer
Responsibilities included logo and business card design, graphic design for dye-sublimation onto merchandising products (e.g. T-shirts, mouse pads, etc), and some web design.
August 2001 to September 2001: BitVision
Responsibilities included repair, maintenance, and installation of Macintosh computer systems for local schools and businesses.
February 2000 to March 2001: Mac HQ
Computer Technician & Salesperson
Responsibilities included sale, repair, maintenance and installation of Macintosh computers and related equipment, and assorted administrative duties including billing, shipping and receiving, and filing.
December 2007: University of California in Santa Barbara
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
3.9 GPA, Highest Honors, Dean's Honor Roll
November 2004: Santa Barbara City College
Associate of Arts in Multimedia Arts and Technologies
4.0 GPA, Honors, President's Honor Roll, Phi Theta Kappa
Please see recommendations and connections on my LinkedIn profile.
Further references available upon request.