Vance Orr

Freelance Graphic Designer & Website Designer

Location:Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Phone: 616-901-4380
2 Skills
Bachelor of Arts, Olivet College, Olivet Michigan,
May 2008 Major: Studio Art (Oil Painting) Minor: Commercial Design


Owner/Lead Designer, Vanceorr3design, May 2007 to current
Grand Rapids Michigan
- Visual designer and artist
- Customer service / sales & billing
- Creative conception of designs
- Production artist
- IT and design consultation
- Illustration instruction, and tech tutorial creator
- Web Designer

Lead Designer (Part-Time), Merlin Eco Solutions LLC, December 2012 to current
Grand Rapids Michigan
- Created logo and general branding for whole company
- Design brochures and marketing materials
- Created Business to Business sales web site, and designed social network pages
- Maintain branding through all design materials
- Prepare files for print / web
- Maintain website and SEO

HR OD Specialist, Lansing Community College, October 2012 to December 2012 | contract Lansing Michigan
- Multimedia & presentation design including PowerPoint, and Prezi
- Creation of electronic online training programs using Lectora
- Designing various in-office materials
- Creating electronic documents

Art Vendor, Grand Rapids Parks and Recreations, June 2010 to September 2010 | contract Grand Rapids Michigan
- Created lesson plans for cartoon classes
- Taught cartooning classes for ages 6 to 17 years old

Lead Designer, RainStar LLC, August 2008 to January 2009 | contract
Grand Rapids Michigan
- Responsible for branding and continuity of all design projects
- Desktop publishing
- Email, and Craiglist advertisements
- Concept and research

Media Designer,, August 2008 to December 2008 | contract
Grand Rapids Michigan
- Responsible for the design of digital sales material
- Web icon and banner design

Personal Assistant, Jillian B. Design, May 2006 to August 2006
Grand Rapids Michigan
- Assisted in layout and design of brochures, logos, and landscaping designs
- Headed project research and design software research
- Worked as part of a landscaping crew
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Website Design