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Tara Schmidt

Freelance Logo Designer & Illustrator

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Location:Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/taraschmidt
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2 Skills
$15
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Tara Schmidt

Racine, WI 53405 earthtomars35@yahoo.com

Education

Certificate – World Wide Web Publishing August 2013
UW-Parkside Kenosha , WI

Bachelor of Arts – Studio Art May 2002
Carthage College Kenosha, WI
GPA Accumulative/*** Laude 3.58

Certificate in Total Data Processing May 1985
M.B.T.I. Business Training Institute Milwaukee, WI

Related Pottery, Printmaking, Lithography, 2-D, 3-D, Visual Design, Illustration, Drawing,
Coursework Stained Glass, Screen Printing, Art History, Photoshop, Creative Arts for children and adults.

Related Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Edge, Flash,
Coursework Computer Programming, Data Entry, Computer languages (Basic, RPG I, RPG II, Access, Cobalt) and Accounting.

Experience
University Service Program Associate November 2004 to Present
University Wisconsin Parkside Kenosha, WI

? Assist Secretary of the Faculty
o Microsoft Word and Excel
o Perform Communication Duties
o Web page updating with Macromedia Dream weaver and Contribute
o Calculate and Prepare Budget Accounts and Forms
o Process Correspondence
o Process emails
o Process invoices
o Order and Maintain Supplies

Administrative Coordinator/Program Assistant April 1999 to May 2004
University Wisconsin Parkside Kenosha, WI

• Assist Director of Youth Programs
o Perform Communication Duties
o Coordinate Conference Needs (i.e., rooms, display, tables, etc.)
o Coordinate Conference & Program Materials
o Coordinate Parking
o Record & Process Deposits and Refunds
o Plan & Implement Registration & Fee Processes
o Coordinate Marketing
o Author & Process Correspondence
o Program & Conference Assisting
o Order & Maintain Supplies
o Design Forms & Marketing Correspondence

• Assist Director of Continuing Education & other CCP Departments
o Performed Communication Duties
o Coordinated Conference Needs (i.e., rooms, food, display, tables, etc.)
o Coordinated Conference & Program Materials
o Coordinated Parking
o Recorded & Processed Deposits and Refunds
o Processed Registrations
o Coordinated Marketing
o Processed Correspondence
o Assisted with Programs & Assisted at Conferences
o Processed Adjunct Instructor Contracts
o Completed & Processed Invoices
o Ordered, Retrieved, & Maintained Supplies

• Assist Director of EWAHEC
o Performed Communication Duties
o Coordinated Conference & Program Materials
o Coordinated Room & Meeting Reservations
o Attended Board Meetings
o Took Board Meeting Minutes
o Prepared Meeting Minutes for board meetings

Experience Cont’d
o Calculated & Prepared Budget forms and applications
o Recorded & Processed Invoices
o Managed Files
o Maintained & Executed QuickBooks Bookkeeping & Records System
o Recorded & Processed Deposits and Refunds
o Coordinated Disbursement signing
o Authored & Processed Correspondence
o Coordinated Board Members Travel Plans
o Performed All Banking Travel
o Reconciled Bank Statements
o Ordered, Retrieved, & Maintained Supplies

Art Teacher August 2001 to August 2003
St. Joseph’s Catholic Grade School Racine, WI
o Taught Art to Grades 1 – 8
o Planned Lessons/Graded Work Completed
o Organized & Ordered class supplies & materials
o Prepared Art Show

Art Teacher Summer 2002 & 2006
University Wisconsin Parkside Kenosha, WI
Art Camp Elementary & Middle School
Prepared Art Show

Kenosha Public Museum Summer 2006, 2007, 2008
Art Camp Elementary & Middle School Kenosha, WI

Administrative Assistant May 1998 to May 1999
Children’s Land of Learning Racine, WI
o Performed Communication Duties
o Processed Accounts Payable/Receivable
o Prepared Payroll

Secretary July 1986 to May 1997
International Brotherhood of Electrical Kenosha & Racine, WI
Workers, Locals 127, and 430
• Managed Office
o Performed Communication Duties
o Meeting Preparations
o Prepared Union Dues Receipts
o Prepared Bank Reconciliation’s for several accounts
o Performed Bookkeeping and Payroll for several accounts
o Prepared and Processed Health & Welfare, and Pension Claims
o Prepared & Processed Apprenticeship forms, books, and information
o Recorded & Processed Deposits, Refunds, and Reimbursements
o Performed Banking Duties & Travel
o Calculated & Prepared Budget forms and applications
o Recorded & Processed Invoices
o Managed Files
o Coordinated Disbursement signing
o Authored & Processed Correspondence
o Ordered & Maintained Supplies
o Processed General Union Information

Honors Deans List, Carthage College Fall 1998 - Spring 2002
Racine Art Guild Scholarship Fall 2000 & Fall 2001

Awards Carthage Postcard Competition Spring 2001
Racine Sand Castle’s Summer 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006
Racine Art Guild Logo Design Spring 2004

Activities Manager /Coach, Adult & Children’s Recreational Softball/Volleyball 32 Years
Volunteer/Designer Racine Festival of Trees 5 Years
Logo Designer 12 Years
Downtown Racine Corp. Art Projects 5 Years
Senior Citizen Financial Assisting 10 Years

Certificates Diversity Circles Spring 2004

References Evelyn Zepp – 262-639-0792, zepp@uwp.edu Charles Cooper – 262-632-1210
Lorraine Haeffel-262-595-2326, haeffel@uwp.edu Walter Feldt – 262-633-5511, feldt@uwp.edu
Skills (2) Rating
Logo Design
Illustration