Education

Bradley University - Peoria, Illinois
2006-2010
Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art: Graphic Design Concentration
Minor in Art History and Multimedia


Experience

OSF HealthCare
Graphic Design Coordinator, 6/2016 - Present

  • Lead design for OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, and supported four hospitals in northern and central Illinois

  • Designed billboards, brochures, direct mail, print and digital advertisements, landing pages, etc. for marketing campaigns

  • Collaborated with writers, web designers, photographers

  • Coordinated with printers from pricing to production


INCCRRA, Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies
Graphic Designer, 11/2013 - 6/2016

  • Proposed concepts and deliverables for marketing campaigns

  • Designed marketing materials such as direct mail, large format banners, reports, conference and training materials, videos, web graphics, and HTML emails

  • Created illustrations as needed

  • Completed projects through production for print and web


Claire’s Stores
Designer, 9/2010 – 11/2013

  • Lead design and development for stationery, tech accessory, and cosmetic products from concept to production 

  • Proposed ideas for new product categories to increase sales opportunitiesSupported domestic and international stores

  • Collaborated directly with vendors and buyers


Claire’s Stores
Freelance Graphic Designer, 6/2010 – 8/2010

  • Created, edited, and reworked textile designs

  • Completed production artwork


Proforma
Design Intern, 9/2008 – 5/2010

  • Designed promotional materials for clients such as newsletters, sports guides, T-shirts, advertisements, business cards

  • Edited, updated, and finalized files for print


Scranton Gillette Communications
Design Intern, 5/2008 – 8/2008

  • Designed promotional materials for all departments including logos, invitations, HTML emails, brochures

  • Created magazine advertisements for clients


Skills

InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.............................……....Advanced

Dreamweaver, HTML emails...............…………………………..Intermediate

HTML, CSS, Wordpress, Flash, After Effects................Basic