1110 NW 129 Ave
Miami, FL 33182
Qualifications: I have a Digital Design Diploma from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. I am an expert in logo, brochure, flyer and website design. I also have extensive experience as an Administrative Assistant and as a manager. My portfolio is available upon request or you can also visit my website at www.thedesignstore.org
Objective: To work as a Graphic Designer in a dynamic and challenging business company where I can apply my Digital Design skills and where I can grow as a professional.
Summary: Three year experience coordinating, planning and supervising daily operational and administrative functions and 11 years as an Agriculture Inspector. I have recently worked in several design projects related to the Digital Design Program that completed. They are part of my portfolio and they are available if needed.
? Responsible for supplementing Web Articles with Pics/Graphics as well as print magazine mockups and layouts. Implement major site advertising takeovers and campaigns.
? Demonstrated capacity to provide support to upper management in managing essential tasks.
? Provided track record of reporting, information management and other necessary tasks and activities within demanding time frames.
? Highly focused and result oriented in managing deadline driven operations; able to identify goals and priorities and resolve issues.
? Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe Photoshop, Adobe IIlustrator and Adobe InDesign and basic knowledge of HTML
? I have prepared presentations and delivered them to a big audience.
1/24/2014 – Present – Skyline on Brickell - Miami, Fl
Administrative Assistant – Part time
? Enter resident personal data in database for parking decal information.
? Deal with clients on a daily basis regarding their residency status at Skyline Properties.
? Answer questions regarding contracts and association requirements.
? Prepare reports, spreadsheets, and letters to be delivered to Skyline residents.
? Perform other Administrative Assistant jobs for the Property Management Office.
01/24/2014 - Present - Blue Digital ?
? Prepared flyers and postcards for advertising purpose
? Currently working in putting together the Comprehensive Annual
? Financial Report from Miami Dade County for the year of 2013. Included crop marks and
bleed all work for printing purposes.
12/02/2013 – 1/07/2014 – DDM Brands - Doral, FL
? Prepared compositions and mock ups for advertising purposes
? Used Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to fix, manipulate and create images to be included in posters, brochures for ad purposes.
11/28/2013 - 12/01/2013 – Guess
• Sell merchandise
• Customer Service
07/2002 – 11/2013 - Customs and Border Protection - Miami, FL
CBP Agriculture Specialist/Administrative Assistant – Miami Air Cargo
? Apply federal laws and regulation on the importation of agricultural products into the United States. These include plant products, animal products and other miscellaneous agricultural products.
? Knowledge of database computer programs with the purpose of entering data, retrieve, create and update reports.
? Provide guidance and assistance in the implementation of new programs and policies to all ports.
? Supervise and provide guidance to a group of Agriculture Specialists assigned to review import documentation of commercial shipments of agricultural products that come into the United States from abroad.
? Provide analysis and intelligence regarding the admissibility of agricultural products and apply this information to resolve agriculture related problems and issues on a daily basis.
? Provide training and expertise in the implementation of new programs for the agency.
? Prepare reports based on statistical analysis in order to assign overtime personnel.
? Prepare and give presentations to importers, airline agents and brokers regarding federal regulations on the importation of agricultural products into the United States.
? Prepare Standard Operating Procedures
? Attend and take notes during the weekly staff meetings and prepare and distribute them to all employees.
? Prepare budget reports, memos and spreadsheets
? Follow up on cases concerning regulatory requirements of products imported into the United States.
2/2002-05/2002 United States Dept. of Agriculture Miami, FL
? Clear passengers coming from countries affected with FMD (Foot and Mouth Disease).
? Interview passengers coming from FMD infected countries.
6/2000-07/2001 Florida Dept. of Agriculture- Personnel Miami, FL
? Auditing of time sheets and processing checks.
? Assist in recruiting for the citrus canker program.
April 2012 - July 2013, Art Institute of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
? Digital Design Diploma
June 1994 – December 1998 - University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
? B.S., Plant Pathology
? Minor in Environmental Studies