EXPERIENCE

QVC
Winter 2016 - Present

Collaborate with UXA, Creative Directors, Front-End Developers and Product Managers to interpret business strategy and direction while working in an agile environment. Developing innovative design solutions with counterparts across the global QVC e-commerce team for the correlating responsive websites + apps.

Freelance
2008 − Present

Work with a range of businesses to create identities specific to them and their needs; help to extend their brand to other venues such as external signage, promotional materials and websites.

Universal Health Services
Summer 2013 − Winter 2016

Worked for a Fortune 500 company as an in-house designer, creating a wide range of advertising initiatives. Materials included print collateral and corporate identities along with web and social media for 25 acute care hospitals, multiple behavioral health facilities, and corporate Universal Health Services.

Orientation Assistant − SCAD
Spring 2011 − Winter 2011

Informed 2,000+ students and their parents about the college, how the college works and where to get their answers. Helped to facilitate a class with a Student Advisor to 30 freshmen.

 

INTERNSHIPS

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Winter 2013 − Summer 2013

As a design intern, helped with the new brand roll out and PHS Philadelphia Flower Show materials along with other creative initiatives.

Elmark Graphics: Custom Signs & Designs
Winter 2010 − Winter 2011

Worked with local businesses and clients such as Phoenixville Hospital, YMCA of the Brandywine Valley, and Toll Brothers to translate their brand into interior and exterior signage that was appropriate for their business; helped to maintain the website and worked on the company’s marketing pieces.

JCPenney & SCAD Collaboration
Spring 2011

Designed a new system to eliminate all of JCP’s plastic bags ahead of state/country regulations in an effort to be more eco-conscious. I created a reusable bag that was eco-friendly, along with a complete system that the bag was reused in.

 

 

EDUCATION

Savannah College of Art & Design  Savannah, GA
BFA in Graphic Design, June 2012

 

SKILLS

Sketch, HTML + CSS Fundamentals,
InVision, JIRA,
Adobe CS, Lightroom, Responsive Web Design, Interactive Prototyping, iOS/Native Android Design, Information Architecture,
Agile Workflow,
UX Research / User Testing, Concept Mapping / User Flows, Branding, Photography,
Photo Manipulation, Typography, Print Production, Creative Thinking, Collaboration

 

AWARDS + RECOGNITION

Featured on Designer Showcase
Featured in BranD Magazine
Featured on SCAD Portfolios
Featured on
Packaging Design Served
Featured on Student Show