April 2009 - Present
Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, VA
Associate, Strategy & Organization
Provides graphic design expertise, art direction to junior designers and design consulting to internal/external clients
May 2008 - December 2008
SQN Communications, Leesburg, VA
Art Director: Strategic thinking and conceptualizing on branding identities for non-profits, foundations and conservation organizations; provided art direction for Senior Designers; defined project parameters with production and account teams; managed press checks.
Clients: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Defenders of Wildlife, National Trust for Historic Preservation and The Wildlife Society
June 2007 - May 2008
JANSON Communications, Manassas, VA
Senior Graphic Designer: Designed overview brochures and trade show signage for a variety of government technology sectors; rebranding and logo development for various Army divisions.
Clients: U.S. Army, American General Humvee, SpaceData, Insitu, Inc.
October 2005 - June 2007
Creative Solutions Group, Alexandria, VA
Graphic Designer: Created campaign and logo development designs; page layout for program materials, directories and promotional direct mail pieces for national and international associations and trade shows.
Clients: GovSec, U.S. Law and Ready!, Coverings, Council on Foundations, The International Association of Chiefs of Police
August 2005 - October 2005
JANSON Communications, Manassas, VA
Contract: Designed the web site layout for General Engine Products' Optimizer 6500, assisted with ad production for AM General's Humvee ad campaign.
November 2003 - May 2005
LeBlanc & Schuster, Public Relations, Inc., Metairie, LA
Graphic Designer: Managed all design and pre-press production including newsletter and brochure layout, ad design, outdoor signage, corporate identity, political campaign development, web site design, photography and illustration work; supervised press checks and participated in client meetings; acted as the sole designer.
Clients: Southeast Louisiana Flood Control, City of Kenner, Crescent River Port Pilots, Tujague's Restaurant
July 2003 - September 2003
Design the Planet, New Orleans, LA
Part-time Graphic Designer: Assisted with page layout, corporate identity and ad design.
September 2002 - May 2003 (internship)
Louisiana State University Legacy Magazine, Baton Rouge, LA
Design Editor: Complete magazine production from providing art direction to designers and photographers to assisting with press checks.
September 2002 - November 2002 (internship)
Louisiana Public Broadcasting, Baton Rouge, LA
Freelance: Updated web pages for the LPB site and provided illustrations for the children's section.
August 2002 (internship)
Louisiana State University Reveille, Baton Rouge, LA
Freelance: Produced ads for student newspaper.
January 2002 - May 2002 (internship)
Louisiana State University Gumbo, Baton Rouge, LA
Design Editor: Developed overall theme for the Louisiana State University 2002 yearbook, provided art direction for designers and photographers.
September 2001 - December 2001 (internship)
Digital Services, Baton Rouge, LA
Internship: Worked with design team on logos and brochures for Louisiana State University
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
BFA Studio Arts, concentration in Graphic Design, May 23, 2003
Platform: Mac OS X
Programs: Adobe InDesign CS3, Adobe Illustrator CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS3, Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, Quark XPress 7.0, Microsoft Word & Microsoft PowerPoint
Art Directors' Club of Metropolitan Washington, volunteer
AIGA DC, volunteer
LSU DC Alumni Chapter, Secretary (August 2008 - present)
AIGA New Orleans (2003 - 2005)
The Advertising Club of New Orleans (2003 - 2005)
available upon request