Tim Lewis

Freelance Technical Illustrator & Technical Writer

Location:Helena, Montana, United States
Phone: 4066973310
Website: http://www.fraktectic.com
2 Skills
Social Media Strategist, Online Presentation Consultant, Training Developer, Web Developer, Graphic Designer, Technical Writer, Animator, Video Editor, Propagandist, Technology Oracle, Weaver of Influence.

Seeking full time or part time freelance work to pay my way through a graduate degree.

I've worked for Montana State Government for about a decade doing GIS, Data Analysis, Technical Writing and Web Development in various positions. Currently working on an M.S. in Technical Communication.

Currently, I'm a principal at Clear Trainer Media: www.cleartrainer.com, developing multi-media training material and web based training management systems.

On a contract basis I do freelance technical writing, animation, web development, graphic design, cartography, data and GIS analysis. See some examples of my work at: www.fraktectic.com

I Manage multiple web sites for long-term clients and perform frequent sub-contract work for other web developers and communication companies.

In the last few years I've done graphic design, web development, video editing, animation, GIS analysis and data visualization for economic studies, communication campaigns, marketing, demographic analysis, and the presentation of scientific and environmental research efforts.

I am an active member of the Helena Toastmasters Club 487.

I am proud of my ability to prepare and give excellent presentations and explain complex information in ways that are easy to understand.

Through practice and study, I have developed a strong understanding of demographic analysis, market segmentation, persuasive copy writing, social media communication, marketing campaigns, public participation in data gathering and crowd sourcing through web technologies.

I’ve developed advanced skills in Technical Writing, Graphic Presentation of Information, Cartography, Data Analysis and Web Development through on the job experience, self training, conferences and college classes for more than a decade. I have many examples of my work that I'm proud to share on www.fraktectic.com.

For many years, I have used the latest versions of the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premiere, After Effects and InDesign) for web development, data visualization, graphic design, animation, cartography.

I’m highly proficient with ESRI ArcGIS and AutoDesk AutoCAD software. I have used a variety of GIS software for the advanced use of geographic data analysis, data collection, data set development and complex data presentation.

I have an expert working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and Power Point.