CV / Portfolio
My experience in design covers both print and web, from pixel-pushing to working with picas.
With a proven track record of devising and implementing social media strategies to increase brand awareness and engagement, I can create or grow your social media footprint.
Success in crafting copy for various media, including social media, web pages, press releases, and annual reports.
With extensive experience working across a range of beats, I can help you effectively communicate your story to journalists.
1999-2006Maintained the flow of day-to-day editorial production. Drafted and edited material created for online and print promotions. Designed print materials and ensured proper content management through product development.1999
St. Anthony Foundation
Senior Communications Associate
2007-2011Implemented public relations strategies and community engagement for a multi-service agency serving homeless and low-income families. Spearheaded organization's adoption to social media and managed all online activity.2007
Art & Online Director
2011-2012Managed daily content of digital communications and social media. Drafted press releases and advocacy alert emails. Administered social media campaigns that contained in-house design elements to further organizational agenda and inform followers. Completed updates to the organization website and database.2011
Communications Director (Interim)
2013Directed communications, public relations, and public education campaigns for the state-wide legislative advocacy policy organization. Developed messaging and prepared press releases on-the-record statements as the primary media contact.2013
Academy of Art
2014 - 2016Lead, designed and built online courses, multimedia, and marketing materials for college and graduate level art and design classes.2014
Academy of Art
2016 - 2023Developed a consistent and cohesive online experience for students. Administered ongoing communication strategies for training and retention of students, staff, and faculty. Partnered with internal departments to create training and education material for new employees and contractors.2016
As a Visual Communications Professional with a proven background in media relations, marketing, and visual design, it is with great excitement that I submit my resume for consideration to become a member of your team.
In addition to my formal education and training, my 20+ year history of hands-on experiences makes me an excellent match for the unique demands of your organization.
In each of my professional roles, I have been successful in producing positive results and I have a consistent history of advancing shared organizational goals. Please review the following examples from my work experience, which outline the many strengths I can leverage to advance your mission.
- Developed social media, email, and print marketing campaign strategies.
- Oversaw rebranding efforts ensuring project completed within budget and timeline constraints.
- Designed websites, print materials, and social media graphics for increased brand awareness and marketing efforts.
It is my goal to apply these skills to the progress of your growth. I look forward to setting up a meeting to discuss in greater detail how I can benefit your organization. In the interim, thank you for reviewing this resume and portfolio website.