Graphic Designer with experience in marketing and print design. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills. Skilled in client and vendor relations. Passionate and inventive of marketing strategies and campaigns. My style combines visual appeal with cutting edge use of color and graphics. With originality, my designs lead instead of follow. I believe my combination of work experience and solid educational experience has prepared me to be a highly productive designer.
Experience graphic & web designer wash, dc 2010-present (freelance) DEPT OF EDUCATION . SREE . NACS . WORLD BANK . CORPORATE VISIONS . JOHN HOPKINS BLOOMBERG SCHOOL OF HEALTH As a freelance designer, I have gained valuable experience designing advertising and marketing material including brochures, logos, business cards, posters, advertisements, product packaging, websites, and booklets. I am proficient with industry-standard design software including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. I also have a working knowledge of preflighting files, prepress and the offset printing process. production coordinator, Edelman productions wash, dc 2009-2010 (SHORT-TERM) Production Operations: Graphic design ads and promotions. Manage operations and communications for a leading TV Production Studio producing HGTV’s Home Improvement TV show. In a fast-paced environment, I catalyze operations for management, and staff. Facilitate accounts receivable and payable. multimedia project manager, pk visual communications wash, dc 2008-2012 Design and produce compelling fundraising communication and marketing materials in all media. Manage the design materials intended for high-end print publications such as case statements, annual reports and as well as newsletters; and web, e-mail, video, and social media-based projects. administrative assistant, landmark title wash, dc 2004-2008 Provided paralegal and office management services for an established real estate title company. Prepared legal documents in compliance with mortgage/title requirements. Cleared curative matters on Title Commitments. Coordinated business with with lenders, realtors, buyers and sellers. Prepared HUD/Settlement Statements and other loan documents. Coordinated and facilitated real estate closings for buyers and sellers. Balanced and disbursed funds with brokers and buyers/sellers. Managed and resolved Post Closing issues and ensured documents were properly executed after disbursement. studio manager, mph studio, inc. new york, ny 2001-2004 For a leading photography studio in Manhattan, I managed payroll, supply requisitions, travel arrangement and expenses, customer and partner communications. I also supported the organization by planning and monitoring daily staffing schedules and ensured staff levels in support of operational demands. and business objectives. Education University of District of Columbia * Bachelor of Graphic Design Skills Adobe Creative Suite CC - Photoshop - Illustrator - InDesign - Dreamweaver - After Effects * Microsoft Office for Mac and Windows * Photography • XHTML/CSS * Photography