To develop skills in graphic design for creating quality and suitable design projects


7 years of experience with Adobe software: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS

Familiar with design principles and art elements of publication and graphic design

Projects include identity, posters, books, calendars, magazines, annual reports, flash animation, and web design

Proficient with newspaper, magazine, and book layout from experience with real-world publications


Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV 2006–2009
B.F.A. in Art with concentration in Graphic Design

Frederick Community College, Frederick, MD 2004–2006
A.A. in Digital Media Design

Relevant Experience

Gaga Marketing LLC, Stevenson, MD 2012–now
Graphic Designer
Designing printed materials for entertainment business clients
Performing revisions on projects as requested by clients
Image research, presentation production and assembly

Ace Info Solutions Inc., Rockville, MD 2010–2011
Information Specialist
Text and image data entry for U.S. EPA Federal Lead-Based Paint Program
Edited photos for use on badges and certificates
Sorted and organized applications and notifications submitted to EPA

LTD Creative LLC, Frederick, MD 2008–2010
Junior Graphic Designer
Designed and edited magazine spreads and brochures
Designed and edited ads and sell sheets for associations
Performed office duties: archiving, scanning, and research

Frederick Community College, Frederick, MD 2005–2006
Production & Layout Manager for Student Newspaper
Designed banner for front page and ads for FCC services
Performed and coordinated all layout design
Contributor on Editorial Board

Other Experience

Wonder Book & Video Inc., Frederick, MD 2002–2010
Book Buyer/Assistant Book Manager
Assist customers
Stock, price, sort, and maintain merchandise
Buy books from the general public

FASTSIGNS of Frederick, Frederick, MD 2006–2008
Production employee
Prepared vinyl and other materials for applying to substrates
Trimmed prints and assembled banners
Assisted managers with installations and office work


Shepherd University AIGA Student Group Graphic Design Show 2010: Honorable Mention

References Available On Request