Work Experience

Philadelphia Water Department | Graphic Designer: February 2016 - Present

  • Support the Philadelphia Water Department’s graphic needs, as part of the Public Affairs division

  • Design for a variety projects: events, site signage, social media graphics, internal newsletters, and other public-friendly materials like informational fact sheets

  • Key projects include: ‘5 Down’ Green City, Clean Waters event; PhillyFreeStreets

McKean Defense | Graphic Designer: September 2012 - February 2016

  • Design for a variety of customers at NAVSEA Philadelphia
  • Create marketing and presentation materials, including: brochures, posters, banners, maps, and interactive PDFs
  • Work with a creative director to establish and maintain a creative services department with ongoing projects, consistent clients, and strong inter-department processes

Drexel University | Adjunct ProfessorSeptember 2014 - present

  • Teach University 101, a University-wide Freshman Seminar
  • Plan syllabus and organize materials for course
  • Connect with students to assist in transition to college life

Freelance Graphic DesignJune 2010 - present

  • Notable clients/projects include:  City of Philadelphia: Parks & Recreation Department (design of web site & other materials for The Charms of Fairmount Park), Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority (annual publication design), wedding invitations, film poster & title design, and logo design

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

SpeakerGraduation Ceremony for High School & College Graduates with cancer, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, May 2016

Creator/Host/Editor, AYA Cancer Chat: Life Interrupted Podcast, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, April 2015 - present

Creative Quarterly 30The Secret History book cover | Runner-Up, 2013

Dini Jones Award, Nominee, 2012

Creativity Awards 41 Print AnnualProtopop | Honorable Mention, 2011

PECO Crown LightsExpressive Philadelphia | Feature, December 2011

EDUCATION

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design, 2012

Magna Cum Laude, GPA 3.72

SOFTWARE

Proficient in: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Office

Knowledgeable in: AfterEffects, Audacity, Dreamweaver, Flash, HTML/CSS

 

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