Amanda Smith

Freelance Banner Designer & Brochure Designer

Location:Springfield, Missouri, United States
2 Skills
I am a dedicated, hardworking, organized and dependable individual who has a great passion for everything I do. Although I am currently working on my Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and have experience in the graphic design field, I love to learn, and am always up to a challenge. I get along well with others, while also working efficiently on my own. I am seeking a position where I can develop and grow while giving my best to the employer.

Got Team Spirit? (May 2007 - August 2010)
Cash handling, placing orders, customer service, running errands, designing artwork for banners and t-shirts, filing, creating invoices, taking inventory, and anything else that was asked of me.

Pizza by Stout (August 2008 - May 2009)
Food bar prep, cashier, seating customers, assisting large groups of people, waiting tables, and cash handling.

Missouri Southern State University
(May 2007 - August 2010)
Bachelor of Arts & Sciences
Overall GPA: 3.35
I attended MSSU for three years and completed all of my general classes, as well as a few graphic design classes. The graphic design program wasn’t what I was looking for so I decided to explore my options and found Missouri
State University.

Missouri State University
(August 2010 - present)
Bachelor of Fine Arts, expected May 2013
Overall GPA: 3.42
Major GPA: 3.80
I am currently working towards my BFA with an emphasis in Graphic Design and taking some classes in photography.

Skills & Interests:
• Typing Speed: 65 wpm
• Organization
• Working well with others
• Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, & Illustrator
In my free time I do freelance work such as business cards, wedding invitations,
brochures, and photography. I am in the process of starting my own small business to help pay for school. It is also something that is helping me learn how to work well with customers to ensure that they are pleased with the outcome of their order as well as helping me obtain ‘real-life’ experience in the field that I am interested in.
Skills (2) Rating
Banner Design
Brochure Design