Stephanie Williams

Freelance Presentation Designer & Digital Artist

Location:Houston, Texas, United States
2 Skills
Stephanie A. Williams

Career Objective
To obtain a position as a graphic designer or marketing assistant where my attention to detail and experience with graphic software and customer service would be beneficial.
Seven plus years as a graphic designer, market research assistant and office administration work experience.
Work History
Freelance, Texas Jan 01, 2004 - Present
Graphic Designer
Conferred with clients regarding the nature and content of artwork to be produced. Submitted preliminary and finished artwork to clients for approval and changes. Monitored events, trends, researched specific subject areas.Created invitations, advertisements and edited videos and photos.
Leapforce LLC, Texas May 01, 2011 - Aug 15, 2011
Search Engine Analyst
Evaluated results of searches in search engines, provided feedback on results.
Polymer Products, Texas June 10, 2004 - Dec 30, 2006
Office Manager
Prepared reports and graphic illustrations. Collected customer data including buying habits. Established research methodology and designed formats for data gathering, such as customer feedback and opinion polls. Determined the number of gaskets required by customer for high pressure joints. Arranged shipping and receiving needs.
University of Houston
Bachelor of Fine Arts May, 2010
GPA: 2.9
Art GPA: 3.12

Saint Agnes Academy
High School Diploma May, 2004

Graphic Designer
Arranged layout based upon available space and esthetic design concepts
Conferred with clients regarding layout design.
Determined size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and selected style and size of type.
Created thumbnails of finished layout and presents sample to client for approval.
Marked up, pastes, and assembles final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.
Prepared illustrations or rough sketches of material according to instructions of client or supervisor.
Prepared notes and instructions for workers who assemble and print
Prepared series of drawings to illustrate sequence and timing of story development for video production.
Reviewed final layout and implemented improvements as needed.
Film and Video Editor
Edited film and video tape to insert music, dialogue, and sound effects, and to correct errors, using editing software.
Wrote scripts and conferred with producers and directors concerning layout or editing to increase entertainment value of production.
Trimmed film segments to specified lengths and reassembled segments in a sequence that presents the story with maximum effect.
Audio and Video Equipment Technician
Constructed sets, lighting equipment, and other equipment
Determined format, approach, and content, to meet objectives most effectively within budget
Developed product based on assignment or generated own ideas based on objectives and interest.
Directed and coordinates activities of assistants and other personnel during production.
Planned and developed ideas into outlines, scripts, story boards, and graphics.
Set up, adjusted, and operated equipment, such as cameras, sound mixers, and recorders.
Graphics or Drawing Software (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) Desktop Publishing Software (InDesign, etc)
Accounting Software (Peachtree, Quickbooks, etc)
Apple or Macintosh Computers, Internet Browser (Chrome, Firefox, etc) EMail Software (Outlook, etc)
Typing Speed: 50 WPM
Presentation Software (PowerPoint, etc) Spreadsheet Software (Excel, etc) Document Software (Word, etc)
Web Design Software (DreamWeaver, etc)
Final Shop Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Corel Graphic Suite 5, Corel Illustrator 11
Skills (2) Rating
Presentation Design
Digital Art