Chris Williams

Freelance Graphic Designer & Print Ad Designer

Location:Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2 Skills

MedStar Washington Hospital Center - Washington, DC August 2012 - Present
Graphic Design Consultant
• Updating and creating original work such as brochures, letterheads, posters, and flyers
• Building close relationships with clients to achieve their desired goals and proper brand recognition
• Collaborating with other team members to develop print design animations and webpage layouts
MedStar Washington Hospital Center - Washington, DC May 2012 – August 2012
Graphic Design Intern
• Participated on a team to work on rebranding multiple hospitals to one uniformed MedStar Health system
• Updated as well as created original work such as brochures, letterheads, posters and flyers
Graphics Lab at Millersville University - Millersville, PA Dec. 2010 – Feb. 2012
Lab Assistant
• Maintained print and lab equipment such as flexography presses, offset presses and screen print equipment
• Collaborated with professors to improve the overall quality of the program and assists fellow students with there projects for class

Certification & Education

ATMAE Certified Technology Manager, CTM 2012

Millersville University of Pennsylvania - Millersville, PA Graduated - May 2012
School of Industrial Technology
• Bachelor of Science Industrial Technology with a focus in Graphic Communications
• Relevant coursework experience:
o Product Design
o Design Packaging
o Marketing Team Engagement
o Photography Editing and Printing

Activities & Awards

Marauder Graphics Club 2010 - 2012
Millersville University – Millersville, PA
• Vice President 2011 -2012
o Managed 3 other elected officers and supervised event planning
o Motivated 20 members and encouraged teamwork to achieve goals
Phi Sigma Pi – National Honor Fraternity 2010 - 2012
Millersville University – Millersville, PA
• Participated in this social, service, and scholarship organization that a helped develop networks and created opportunities to serve the Millersville community
Tom Frescska Student Screen Printing Competition Award
1st Place - Single/Multicolor 2010
• Designed and executed the winning print in the Finished Garments (Light) category
Eagle Scout
Boy Scouts of America Awarded Aug. 2008

Additional Skills

Adobe Creative Suite CS5: InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
QuarkXPress 9.0- Desktop publishing and page layout
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Print Ad Design