RESUME

EDUCATION                                                                                                            

B. A. Communication—Media Studies                                              

May 2012

Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL

  • GPA: 3.52/4.0
  • President’s Award winner
  • Related Coursework: Fundamentals of Oral Communication; Media Studies; Digital Society; New Media; Film; Communication Theory; Iconomy; Drawing I; Digital Photography; Graphic Design I; Graphic Design 2; Printmaking, Art History

 

EXPERIENCE

 

JACK MORTON WORLDWIDE | New York City, NY

BRAND MARKETING DESIGNER | November 2015-Present

  • Maintained brand continuity in all markets and offices around the world.
  • Designed whitepapers, presentations, and emails for agency advancement both internal and external.
  • Branded communication initiatives for multiple agency departments and industry show- cases including SXSW and Cannes International Festival of Creativity.
  • Liaised with marketing team members to ensure that all marketing needs were met across all platforms and markets. 

 

KINGS CHURCH | Eastbourne, UK 

DESIGNER/YOUTH DEPT HEAD | May 2013-May 2015

  • Branded programs and series, created advertising for events and provided regular web and social media updates.
  • Led a youth group of 80+ young people between the ages of 11-19 with a team of 25.
  • Coordinated and managed the internship program responsible for weekly training days and activities.

 

CATCHFIRE CREATIVE | Portsmouth, NH

GRAPHIC DESIGNER | September 2012-May 2013    

  • Collaborated with the creative team to create visual experiences for a variety of clients.
  • Worked on multiple projects at a time spanning web design, branding, UX design, copywriting, collateral design, and creative advertising.
  • Met with clients and helped to communicate the thought and meaning behind designs created.

    

CENTER FOR NEIGHBORHOOD TECHNOLOGY | Chicago, IL

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN | August 2011-December 2011

  • Designed illustrations, infographics, and icons for a green living curriculum geared towards low-income families on Chicago’s South Side.
  • Worked with a team to write and edit a 130 page document.

 

CATCHFIRE CREATIVE | Portsmouth, NH

FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER | Summer 2011

  • Designed logos and websites for client companies.
  • Collaborated with coworkers and clients to gather feedback in order to create the best designs possible.
  • Self-directed much of my work process in order to meet deadlines.

 

WHEATON COLLEGE | Wheaton, IL                                           

RESIDENT ASSISTANT | August 2010-May 2011

  • Established relationships with and cared for 50 first and second years under my care.
  • Designed and created decorations to encourage community and facilitate conversation.
  • Organized and facilitated regular floor meetings and social events.
  • Helped students acclimate to college life and directed them to further assistance as they needed it.

 

RAYMOND JAMES ASSOCIATES | St. Petersburg, FL                                                                                                    

PROJECT MANAGER INTERN | Summer 2010

  • Coordinated ongoing work for a team of 6 software engineers on an app for financial advisors.
  • Created visual structure diagrams to help streamline business procedures.
  • Communicated with multiple departments to ensure software maintenance needs were being met.

 

SOFTWARE SKILLS:

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe DreamWeaver
  • Adobe Premier
  • Adobe FinalCut Pro

 

ADITIONAL ABILITIES:

  • Extensive public speaking 
  • Conversational in French