Present: Freelance Designer: working both independently and through placement agencies for graphic designClients include: Concept Farm; Thomson Reuters; McCann Universal: ICONIX; Gabellini Sheppard Architects; Nickelodeon; Time Inc.; NBC /MSNBC, Design Brand Architects, CSpace, Turner Broadcasting,
L'Oreal, Starwood Property Trust, Stratabeat
Recent Longterm Projects: NBC News: Freelance project on need basis, making Powerpoint templates for
the marketing team for NBC/msnbc: Brands include NBC Universal; TODAY; Nightly News; Meet the Press
2014 – Gabellini Sheppard Architects: Cleaned up, organized and optimized marketing files, created
efficient and consistent templates; created a marketing book as well as several email and portfolio
Abel Bainnson Butz, LLP Landscape Architects and Site Planners:
Graphic Designer- Marketing CoordinatorDesigned proposal and portfolio books, created posters and other marketing collateral using InDesign and Adobe CS3 prepping documents for printing; Powerpoint presentations for conferences, tradeshows and competitions.
The Creative Group:
2005-2007 client lists includes the following:
Girl Scouts of the USA: Designed and produced 42 page 4 color catalog for the GSUSA Learning Center, and other materials for GSUSA, including brochures,
Better Homes and Gardens: Marketing Designer, Designed material including Look Books, Advertorials, e-mail blasts, brochures and collateral. Photo research and design with InDesign & Creative Suite
B3 & Co. and Regatta USA (Apparel & Fashion industry): Powerpoint Designer for
Presentations that introduced new seasons of fragrance and apparel. Extensive Photoshop work with extra material created using InDesign.
Designer, Photoshop Artist
2005 – 2006 (as needed)Photoshop Production Artist for interactive multimedia CDs for pharmaceutical education for doctors. Developed the following using Photoshop and PowerPoint: Zoloft, Viagra, Detrol, Aricept for CD roms used to educate doctors on how to better answer patient questions regarding use of the drug and its benefits.
PowerPoint production for Continuing Medical Education slide kits.
Partial Client List: 1999 - 2004
Sonorra Films: Drawings for intro sequence of documentary film for pharmaceutical fir; Health Science Communications: PowerPoint Designer for Continuing Medical Education conferences. Medical illustration, heavy charts and tables, reformatting, emphasis on skills and accuracy. Heavy editing, notes and annotes for CME slide kits. White & Case, LLP: invitations, presentations, posters, & marketing collateral.
Smith Barney: 1996-1998 Multimedia Presentations Designer:
Designed slide and screen shows. Designed and created animation sequences and motion graphics, including text, logos and images with Infinit-D, After Effects, PhotoShop and Macromedia Director. Researched available file formats, codecs and speed for file transfer to the AVID system. Dealt with clients and vendors. Illustration. Also used Persuasion and PowerPoint for screen, slides and
Parsons School of Design 1989 – 1994 Instructor
1994-89: Instructor: Parsons School of Design
AAS Program Perspective Drawing,1989-93, Design Fundamentals
1991-92: Studio in a School High School Program
1991-92 Metropolitan Museum Outreach Program
1987: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts: Visting Artist 1988:
conducted 8 workshop in figure painting throughout the state
Yale University Teaching Assistantship: Intermediate Drawing in Yale College
The Maryland Institute College of Art
BFA, Fine Arts
MFA, Painting and Printmaking