QUALIFICATIONS   

Ability to develop impactful, creative marketing and communication strategies
Capacity to organize, collaborate with colleagues, and lead projects to fruition
Comfort with multi-tasking and meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
History of developing effective internal and external partnerships
Interest in new technologies and ways of working to optimize results

EMPLOYMENT

Graphic Design & Communications Manager
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, Kentucky > October 2014–Present
Manage graphic design, printing, mailing, e-mailing, and social media communications throughout the museum and ensure all visual exchanges are consistently branded.  

Graphic Design Manager
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky > February 2011–October 2014
Art direct and oversee production of all promotional material for the theatre including show posters, newsletters, ads, brochures, direct mail, outdoor advertising and much more. 

Graphic Designer | Illustrator
INGRAM Content Group
Nashville, Tennessee > September 2007–February 2011
Establish and implement brand guidelines for all INGRAM companies, through the design of catalogs, e-flyers, on-line ads, trade-show signage, and all other marketing material.

Graphic Designer | Illustrator | Production Manager
The Mighty Group
San Antonio, Texas > August 2006–August 2007
Develop and visually relay clients’ unique identities through printed and interactive branding as well as manage outside vendor relationships in a small agency setting.

Graphic Department Manager
BleauSkye ‘Advertising That Works’
San Antonio, Texas > August 2005–August 2006
Collaborate with sales people and clients to design effective signage, offset and large format printing, and promotional products as well as delegate creative responsibilities.

Graphic Designer | Production Artist
Sign-A-Rama
Louisville, Kentucky> March 2005–August 2005
Lay out and produce a variety of signage and graphics for clients ranging from individuals and small business owners to large corporate organizations. 

Art Department Assistant | Graphic Designer
Visual Impressions
Milwaukee, Wisconsin> Summer 2004
Draft T-shirt designs to be reviewed by retail clients and assist the art department in a variety of prepress responsibilities including the creation of color separations and printing film.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2004
Illustration
Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin