Experience

Harper Collins
Mar'17–Current ∙ Graphic Designer

Work with marketing managers to design promotional materials for titles under Harper and William Murrow imprints such as social media banners, digital ads, and tour cards.

Freelance
Aug14–Current ∙ Graphic Designer

Assist clients with brand materials and general design services for print and web.

Reporter Magazine, RIT
Aug'14 – May'16 ∙ Editorial Designer

Collaborate with a writer and a photographer/illustrator monthly.

Project Purple
Feb'15 – May'16 ∙ Design Lead and Graphic Designer

Work in a team of three graphic designers with game designers, to develop and design a religious/cultural communal card game. Tasks included design work, workflow management and research.

School of Media Science
Feb'16 – May'16 ∙ Lab Assistant

Assist students with a Design Production course to make sure they understand the process from digital to print.

Positive/Negative Magazine
Aug'15 – Dec'15 ∙ Production Editor + Staff Designer

Collaborated with a photographer to create editorial spreads for RIT's award winning Positive/Negative Magazine. Also involved in prepping the magazine for print.

RIT Office for Orientation and Transition
Aug'15  ∙ Transfer Orientation Assistant

Helped transfer students become acclimated to RIT and facilitate orientation events.

EMO America Productions
July'14 - Aug'14 ∙ Graphic Designer

Designed Asia Television Network's Miss Asia 2015 Pagent event collateral such as invitations, tickets, eblasts, promotional posters, and step and repeats.

Education

Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, NY

BFA Graphic Design, May 2016
Minor in Media Arts and Technology
Cumulative GPA  3.90/4.0

SUNY New Paltz
New Paltz, NY
2011-2014

Cumulative GPA 3.66/4.0

Honors and Awards

Platinum Award/ Best in Category
2016 46th Creativity Awards

Positive Negative Magazine Volume 9

Honorable Mention Student Design Challenge
Paperboard Packaging Alliance 2016

Le Sel chocolate dipped pretzel wand packaging

Silver ADDY Award
Rochester Advertising Federation 2016

The Dad Bod, editorial spread

Silver ADDY Award
Rochester Advertising Federation 2016

The Pink Tax, editorial spread

Advertising Production Club Scholarship Award
Graphic Communications Scholarship Foundation 2015

Printing Industries Alliance/ Franklin Event Scholarship Award
Graphic Communications Scholarship Foundation 2014

Dean’s List
2011, 2012, Fall 2013, 2014-2016

Skills

Adobe InDesign
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Book Binding
Illustration

Keynote
Microsoft Office
Papercraft
Preflight
Print Production

Sketch
Sketchup
Basic HTML/CSS