Freelance Digital Artist & Website Designer

Location:Hagerstown, Maryland, United States
2 Skills
Aaron Miller Resume

Graphic Design Tutor
10/2010 - 02/2012
Hagerstown Community College
11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD
Gross Salary: $9.50/hr.
Supervisor: Marti Grahl

Job Duties: Assisted students with basic to intermediate graphic design concepts; taught students how to implement said taught concepts and bring them to fruition for personal and scholastic projects; taught students how to use Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, & Adobe Illustrator software and how to integrate them together into a fluid workflow; aided students in basic computer handling concepts to further enhance their overall workflow while creating digital art.

Computer Aide
08/2010 - 02/2012
Hagerstown Community College
11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD
Gross Salary: $10.50/hr.
Supervisor: Sherry Plank

Job duties: Assisted students with all manner of information technology homework and/or questions; assisted students with basic understanding of Microsoft Office Suite programs such as Microsoft Office Excel, Microsoft Office PowerPoint, Microsoft Office Access, and Microsoft Office Word; assisted students with Adobe Creative Suite programs such as: Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Illustrator; helped students with basic computer handling functions such as how to change file types, how to compress and email a file, how to properly use and save info to a USB flash drive; kept the computer lab in working order and let administration know of anything that may need fixed.

Graphic Design Professor Teaching Assistant
08/2010 - 12/2010
Hagerstown Community College
11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD
Gross Salary: $9.50/hr.
Supervisor: Prof. Ellen Smith

Job duties: assisted students with basic graphic design concepts; assisted and helped teach students basic understanding and controls of the Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, & Adobe Illustrator software; helped students with the completion of projects.

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Customer Service Representative (CSR)
10/2008 - 12/2009
ACS Inc.
10701 New Georges Creek SW #16, Frostburg, MD
Gross Salary: $8.00/hr.
Supervisor: Savannah Scioscio

Job duties: Resolved customer issues; maintained a positive demeanor under stressful situations; attained full customer satisfaction at whatever cost; applied tech support solutions to customers inquiry; used sales and upselling techniques at every given opportunity without intruding upon the clients wishes; fixed billing issues; soothed the customers fears and used expert telecommunications skills so as to assuage them of any future maladies to their bills, phone service, etc.

Warehouse Associate
05/2001 - 11/2001
Cedar Point Amusement Parks
1 Cedar Point Dr., Sandusky, OH
Gross Salary: $6.50/hr.
Supervisor: Jason Miller

Job duties: Performed delivery and pick-up of merchandise warehouse items; performed stocking duties for merchandise warehouse items; inventory of all items in warehouse; kept up with the maintenance of the merchandise warehouse; some cashier and register duties performed towards end of season in a variety of retail stores located on the Cedar Point Amusement Park grounds; and Gateway store keeper responsibilities performed.

Education and Training

Issuing Institution Location Course of Study
Fairmont State College Fairmont, WV Fine Arts (3 semesters)
Hagerstown Community College Hagerstown, MD Graphic Design/Web Design & Development (dual major 6 semesters – 2 semesters left)

I am a dual-majoring student (currently taking a semester off from college) at Hagerstown Community College dual majoring in both Graphic Design and Web Design & Development. I have received two certifications, one in Web Design and a second one in Web Development). I am 2 semesters shy of graduating with an Associate's degree in both the Graphic Design Program and the Web Design & Development Program. I plan on returning to Hagerstown Community College in the spring semester of 2014 and graduating in the fall of 2014.
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Website Design