Graphic Design Education
University of Tampa | Tampa, FL 2007-2010
Bachelor of Fine Arts December 2010
• Graphic Design GPA 3.66
Graphic Design Qualifications and Capabilities
• Confidence in creative problem solving, artistic abilities and computer skills.
• Experience using Lightwave Modeler and Layout, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Internet applications, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and FileMaker Pro, Constant Contact, ZipMath.
• An understanding of the customer service and teamwork required in the design process.
• Sufficient in digital and film photography.
• Keen eye for design and detail oriented
• Can communicate ideas visually and verbally while understanding the client’s needs.
Graphic Design Experience
New Flavor Media | Providence, RI August 2011- Present
• Create brand recognition for a brand new magazine.
• Page layout of the full Arts and Culture magazine.
• Create a cohesive, modern look for a new magazine.
• Original photography.
Tahoe Jewelry Inc. John Medeiros Jewelry | East Providence, RI March 2011- August 2011
• Email marketing
• Create magazine layouts, billboards, elevator doors, collateral.
• Consumer advertisements
• Advertisements for retailers
• Concept, design and commercial photography.
• Extensive Photoshop and InDesign work.
Providence Children’s Museum| Providence, RI June 2009- August 2009
• Designed and planned a toy mural for a new exhibit
• Worked independently with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Pascoag Utility District | Burrillville, RI June 2007-August 2007
• Illustrate a children’s coloring book concerning electric safety
• Book cover design
• Worked independently
Northeast Electric Company| Burrillville, RI June 2007- August2007
• Created a two-part employee training PowerPoint using original photography and animation
• Design the slide backdrop, setup and transitions
• Worked independently
Selected Graphic Design Skills, Concepts, and Project
• Providence Latin American Film Festival red carpet back drop.
• Roosevelt Elementary School Auction- Designed a logo used for various collaborative pieces such as brochures, flyers and posters
• America’s Mart Catalogue Publications, At Home Tennessee Magazine full-page advertisements, RI Monthly Magazine, TJ Reid Magazine.
• Catalogue Commercial Photography.