Graphic Designer

Creative and highly skilled Graphic Designer with a unique background as a freelancer and as a successful
part of internal design teams. Highly accomplished at taking creative and marketing projects from concept
through implementation, with brand awareness for companies such as Electronic Arts, Hasbro, Nintendo,
Highlights for Children, and Nokia. Energetic, collaborative design professional with solid management
skills, including the ability to adapt to new technologies within short periods of time. Consistently
exceeds expectations and goals, meeting deadlines and budgets, all while maintaining a superior level
of performance.

Print, typography, packaging, trade show and wall signage, logo design, corporate collateral, branding
guidelines, point-of-purchase displays, online advertising campaigns, flash banners, websites, social media,
and PowerPoint presentations.

CS5 Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash, InDesign, Quark Express, Microsoft Office

GRATEART Design Studio, San Francisco, CA – Present
Currently working as a freelance Graphic Designer for numerous companies in the San Francisco Bay Area.
• Consistently achieves or exceeds client goal expectations in areas that have included audience growth,
user metrics, increased revenue, sales goals, and brand recognition.
• Develops and maintains professional relationships with clients, vendors, marketing and creative teams.


Activision, Mountain View, CA
Senior Graphic Designer, reporting to Creative Director. Responsible for all marketing and advertising
materials, tradeshow graphics and corporate quarterly reports for this leading video game company.

Alphabetics Design Group, San Francisco, CA

Design, production and project management for this 25-person ad agency. Clients included: Coca-Cola,
Oakland A’s, and the San Francisco Zoo.

Lin Litho/Venture Graphics, Printing Company, San Francisco, CA
Design, production and project management. Worked directly with clients and seven person sales team,
production team, press department and bindery.

Department of Instructional Graphics, Pennsylvania State University
Designed and produced instructional classroom materials, book publishing, campus signage, TV set design
and construction.

Pennsylvania State University
Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design and Education

Offering: HTML, CSS, Action Script 4.0

The Graphic Artist Guild
Freelancer Union