Resume

PROFILE

Highly motivated and self-disciplined professional web designer, graphic illustrator and digital animator with over 15 years of experience. Exceptionally well organized with a strong work ethic and a willingness to work hard to achieve employer objectives.

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY

  • Web 2.0
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Drupal 6 & 7 Theming and Development
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Moho Pro

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

University of Arizona College of Medicine
Biomedical Communications
(October 2007 – Present) – Tucson, AZ
Title: Graphic / Web Site Designer

  • Designed visually pleasing website for the Arizona Health Sciences centers, colleges, and departments as well as other UA Institutions
  • Created custom responsive Drupal 7 themes
  • Designed detailed and accurate medical illustrations for education and publication
  • Produced educational medical sequenced 2D animations
  • Consulted with clients to assess content and usability needs of web site
  • Communicated and collaborated with other team members to execute successful and timely web site launches
  • Maintains website custom content using the Drupal CMS

Arizona Technology Consulting
(2005 – October 2007) – Tucson, AZ
Title: Graphic / Web Site Designer

  • Chief Graphic and Web Designer for IT Company
  • Created original, custom designed brochures, event material and postcards
  • Created original, custom designed web site for the non-profit community
  • Maintained and updated company catalogue of web sites
  • Worked directly with the clients
  • Managed the print services division
  • Managed web servers

IndieOnlyDesign
(2000 – 2005) – Chicago, IL
Title: Freelance Graphic / Web Site Designer

  • Collaborated directly with clients to transfer their business image visually to print and the Internet
  • Created captivating and tasteful custom Web Sites
  • Utilized Macromedia flash to add breathtaking animated introductions to web sites.
  • Designed modern, eye catching promotional postcards, posters and handbills
  • Developed unique and eye-catching CD cover designs and graphics using QuarkXpress and Adobe Illustrator
  • Produced elaborate and extensive thumbnail photo galleries
  • Maintained, managed and updated numerous web sites
  • Incorporated PHP to simplify layout and updates of web sites
  • Illustrated original printed tee-shirt designs

Splunkers Inc.
(2000) – Chicago, IL
Title: Web Graphic Designer

  • Developed visual style and layout for 2 e-commerce sites

Artisians for Hire
(2000) – Chicago Il
Title: Freelance Web Graphics

  • Updated web graphics for clients

EMPLOYMENT & EDUCATION

MCM Fine Framing, Mansfield, Callahan, Melville (1998 – 2005) – Chicago, IL
Title: Custom Picture Framer

Divanation Records (1997 – 2000) – Chicago, IL
Title: Professional Musician / Producer

Truman College – Chicago, IL
Graduated with honors; Associates in Arts – 2005