To become associated with a company where I can utilize my abilities to gain further experience while enhancing the company’s productivity and reputation.
Assistant Design Consultant, Graphic Designer, Residential Framing Consultant
Apr 2012- Present. Art Expressions. Gurnee, IL
-Assist in the lead designer in the selection and placement of artwork in corporate, and healthcare facilities.
-Design promotional information for use in proposals and meetings.
-Create custom artwork for numerous clients under the supervision of the lead designer.
-Maintain/manage supplier relationships.
-Assist residential clients in the design custom framing treatments
Framing Consultant, Sign Designer, Graphic Designer, Web Designer
Oct 2006- May 2012. The Great Frame Up. Northbrook/Vernon Hills, IL
-Assist clients in designing custom framing treatments that fulfill the clients needs as well as maintain a high aesthetic standard.
-Develop and produce business to consumer marketing materials for specialty items while maintaining company branding standards.
-Develop and Produce signage for various events hosted through the surrounding stores and The Lisa Klitzky Foundation.
-Work with local business from concept through instillation on various signage.
-Managed supplier relationships.
-Maintaining/updating company website.
Theatrical Set Constructor
Feb 2005- Aug 2006. College of Lake County, Theater Dept. Grayslake, IL
-Construct various set pieces for use in theatrical productions.
-Minor set design.
University of Wisconsin- Parkside. Kenosha, WI
Bachelors of Fine Arts-Illustration.
Student Art Show 2007, 2008, 2009.
Deans’ List-Fall 08, Spring 08, Fall 09, Spring 09
College of Lake County. Grayslake, IL
Associates of Fine Arts.
2013 Art Works Annual “Monster” Art Show (juried) selected. October
2012 Art Works Annual “Monster” Art Show (juried) selected. October
2012 Art Works “Girls Girls Girls” Art Show (juried) selected. March
2011 Art Works Annual “Monster” Art Show (juried) selected. October
2011 Art Works “We are Superhero’s” Art Show (invitational) June
` 2010 Art Works Annual “Monster” Art Show (juried) selected. October
Adobe Creative Suite
Various traditional media
References are available on request.