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Javier Martinez - Freelance Digital Art & Caricature Art
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JAVIER MARTÍNEZ SÁNCHEZ SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Highly creative and multitalented Graphic Designer and Illustrator with extensive experience in multimedia, illustration and print design. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills. Passionate and inventive creator; accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget...
Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile

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Kevin Krahenbuhl 6322 South Sinova Avenue Gilbert, Arizona 85298 (480) 993-3413 Cell Phone: (480) 209-6307 kevin.krahenbuhl@cgcmail.maricopa.edu krahenbuhl.kevin@chandler.k12.az.us OBJECTIVE To be selected as the Athletic Director for Chandler-Gilbert Community College in the Maricopa County Community College District. 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Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, & Publisher ? Highly organized especially in time management ? Flexible and adaptive when necessary ? Hold emphasis on results/practical application and embody a ‘get-it-done & done right’ attitude ? Demand excellence and consistent improvement from myself and others ? Innovative and technologically savvy ? Substantial knowledge and participation in athletics across the board ? CPR trained and knowledgeable on health risks associated with athletic experiences and mitigation policies to enact in cases of safety issues ? Intrinsically motivated ? Familiar with the Arizona High School sports field, which could help in identification of possible recruits to play for CGC and earn their Associates’ degree ? Excellent interpersonal & communicative skills ? Experienced presenter & trainer of others ? 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Ian Miller - Freelance Comic Art & Graphic Novel Art
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IAN MILLER Phone #: (917) 992-1143 Email: ianmiller425@yahoo.com Portfolio Links: http://portfolios.sva.edu/gallery/Ian-Millers-artwork/8073187 http://ian-jigsaw-miller.tumbler.com EDUCATION SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS, New York, NY Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cartooning, May 2014 G.P.A. – 3.8 Dean’s List: Fall 2010 & 2013; Spring 2011 & 2013 COURSE WORK Principles of Cartooning, Instructor: Klaus Janson Comic Writing, Instructor: Jack C. Harris Pictorial Pictures, Instructor: Peter Kuper Cartoon Portfolio, Instructor: Keith Mayerson ART EXPERIENCE: 2012 TO PRESENT Cartoonist, New York, NY Author and Illustrator of original 22 page comic "Batman: End of Joke" Author, Illustrator of "The Ian Miller Show" web comic strip – www.theianmillershow.com Author and Illustrator of original 16 page comic "Keaton” Author and Illustrator of original 22 page comic "Rebel" Author and Illustrator of 25 single page comics WORK EXPERIENCE: 2007 - 2014 The Good Wife – CBS Television 196 Diamond Street, Brooklyn, NY Position: Storyboard Artist The Good Wife – CBS Televisión 196 Diamond Street, Brooklyn, NY Position: Art Department Assistant Zenith Production West Hempstead, NY Position: Grip SKILLS Proficient in MAC, Photoshop, Illustrator, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Dream Weaver and Adobe Bridge. Stand up Comedy
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Lily Ucok - Freelance Interior Design & CAD
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Freelance Interior Designer: - graduated from Art Institute of Vancouver (in 2011) with a diploma towards Interior Design - currently studying at BCIT, studying towards an Associate Certificate in AutoCAD Technology program. Specilize in: - drawing floorplans on AutoCAD 2D for residential and/or commercial places - making 3D models in Google Sketchup for existing and/or new buildings - some graphic presentation using Adobe Illustrator and InDesign Work experience: - Colors Interior Design Group: *a AutoCAD Technician for 2 months (contract-based) *worked on drawing 2D floorplans on AutoCAD and 3D models at Sketchup for furniture and color scheme - LDesigns: *a freelance interior designer (since 2011 to present) * worked on color consultations to family and friends
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Cindy Redman - Freelance Grant Writing & Content Writing
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Cindy Redman High Desert Scribe Grant Writing Service Services: I am passionate about making a difference by using my grant writing skills along with my project management and “people skills” to affect change. I work to provide grant and funding opportunity research, grant writing, and grant management services, and in some cases I provide project management. My work is tailored to the unique needs of my client, with open client communication and all deadlines being met. Currently my areas of experience are in education, adult education, service learning, the environment, mental health issues, recidivism reduction, addiction, and food security. I am always excited to explore new projects! Grantsmanship Skills Summary: 80% Success Rate • 2008 NM Roundtable Grant for Forensics for Special Education $4,000 • 2009 PNM Innovative Teacher Grant for Inquiring Minds Want to Explore, $3,000 • 2010 British Petroleum A+ For Energy for MDC Garden Project $10,000 • 2010 Albuquerque Community Foundation Grant for Frances Tinnin Park Phase I, $10,000 • 2011 Albuquerque Community Foundation Grant for Frances Tinnin Park Phase II, $10,000 • 2011 PNM energy Efficiency Grant – for St. Felix Pantry, Inc. , $5,000 • 2011 McCune Grant for Gordon Bernell Charter School, Suboxone Program, $7,500 • 2012 United Way for the Brown Box Delivery Program, $25,000, pending • 2012 Mabee Foundation for St. Felix Pantry Energy Renovation, $150,000, pending • 2012 Daniels Fund for St. Felix Brown Box Delivery Program, $25,000, pending • More grants pending with requests ranging from $10,000 – 500,000. Education: • 2006 Highlands University/ Special Education Endorsement • 2000 College of Santa Fe/ BA in Secondary Education/ Science Endorsement/ 4.0 GPA Grant Writing Experience: • Oct 2011 - present Urban Verbs Hip Hop Conservatory: Grant Research • Nov 2010 – present St. Felix Pantry, Inc.: Research, write, and manage grants. • 2009-present Gordon Bernell Charter School: Research, write, manage grants, project management, mentoring students and staff on grant writing. • 2007 - 2008 Rio Rancho High School Wrote grants for Special Education Professional Organization: American Grant Writers’ Association 2010 - present Teaching Experience: • 2008 – Present Gordon Bernell Charter School/ Science Teacher. Subjects taught: General Science, Biology, Chemistry, Astronomy, Anatomy & Physiology, Forensics, Independent Study, and Advisory. Developed multi-level, multi- topic curriculum. • 2003 – 2008 Rio Rancho High School Subjects taught: Chemistry in the Community, Forensics, Zoology Other Work Experience: • 2001-2002 Forensic Toxicologist with NM Department of Health. Duties: blood alcohol analysis, training of Law Enforcement Officers, equipment repair and maintenance. • 1992 – 1993 Research Technologist at UNM. Duties: Set up and ran molecular biology lab. Project Skills Summary: • 2011 – Present Board Member of Transforming Lives Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to promoting education, job placement, and service learning for adult students. • 2011 – Present Project Support for InsideOut Recycling small business startup with students at Gordon Bernell Charter School. Community Liaison for service learning school projects. • 2010 – present Board member of Hunger Grow Away, a non-profit food security organization • 2009 – 2010 Worked with students to design and implement Metropolitan Detention Center Garden Project • 2009 – Present Worked with students to design and implement France Tinnin Park, a small “green energy” Pocket Park, with Albuquerque Downtown Action Team and other community businesses. • 2008 – 2010 Worked with students to design and implement Family Fieldtrips to assist in normalizing family relationships of recently incarcerated adult students with their children. References: Excellent References Available Upon Request
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Bostonsusan@Aol.Com - Freelance Editing & Writing
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Created community lecture series on health topics and participated as featured speaker at public events. CLINICAL MEDICINE/MEDICAL EDUCATION Attending Family Physician / Clinical Instructor, Tufts Medical Center outpatient, BU-affiliated Family Practice Residency and other area practices. Medical Director; Physician-Director of Administrative Affairs, Valley Health Systems, Huntington, WV Provided dynamic leadership for seven years coordinating the clinical and administrative affairs for a network of eight community health centers. Responsibilities included planning and implementation of clinical programs for a large underserved population; leading initiatives in quality assurance, wellness promotion and disease prevention; community outreach; professional and patient education and health literacy; public relations and acting as liaison to the Board of Directors. 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Newton, Massachusetts, United States