OBJECTIVE My objective is to obtain a position in the field of visual communications where I can utilize my creative skills and grow as a professional.
Experience with HTML, XHTML, Action Script, Java,
Windows OS: XP, Vista,7
Adobe Creative Suite 4,
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Premier Pro, Flash.
Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
Bachelors of Science in Visual Communications December2010
Honors: President Recipient, GPA 3.5
Applied management concepts and theory to solve problems in visual communications.
Used technology to create typographic designs and layouts.
Applied theory to graphic design using images and type.
Used advanced Adobe Photoshop techniques to address organizational, conceptual and image editing processes.
Conducted market planning and research to develop marketing plans.
Demonstrated technical writing and public speaking skills to effectively communicate in a technical environment.
Used critical thinking and problem solving skills to develop logical arguments.
Used various advanced features of graphic software applications to develop corporate presentations and marketing collateral.
Created effective layouts and illustrations.
Developed and created briefs to meet client needs.
Executed integrated design projects and interactive multimedia presentation.
Michael’s Arts and Crafts, Overland Park, KS. Mar ‘11- Present
Hickory Farms, Overland Park, KS. Oct’10 –Dec ’10
The Athletic Club of Overland Park, KS. Sep ’08-Nov ’09
Dillards, Independence, MO. Sep ’06-Jul ’07
Dress Barn, Overland Park, KS. Sep ’04- May '06