Spiceworks, Visual Designer (Marketing)
Austin, TX | April 2018 - present
Translate business and marketing objectives into cohesive, eye-catching designs, illustrations and animations. Design and illustrate a variety of marketing assets including digital content (web, email, GIFs), infographics, presentations, social media graphics, printed collateral, event graphics. Key designer for Spiceworks rebranding effort and co-creator of branding templates and guidelines. Key designer for Spiceworld Event 2018
Spiceworks, Visual Designer (Client Services)
Austin, TX | April 2017 - April 2018
Responsible for developing designs for client campaigns. Daily tasks include managing a team of designers, designing infographics, web advertisements, animations, illustrations, UI/UX designs, web brochures, and developing web pages.
SIOPCO, Sr. UI Designer/Creative Director
Houston, TX | September 2016 - April 2017
Responsible for all creative work (UI design, rebranding, ads, social media, client presentations, illustrations, animations, email blasts) for Oilpro.com under SIOPCO.
Lone Star College, Graphic Designer
Houston, TX | March 2016 - September 2016
Responsible for developing designs for internal and external Lone Star College campaigns. Daily tasks included designing posters, flyers, logos, icons, brochures, web ads, social media designs, print and digital invitations, animations, videography and photography.
Skillshare, Design Instructor
Houston, TX | October 2015 - present
Responsible for developing courses, creating assignments aimed to generate student participation, and measuring student skill set to create opportunities for critiques and feedback
National Oilwell Varco, Corporate Graphic Artist
Houston, TX | July 2012 - Feb. 2016
Responsible for a major rebranding effort in 2015, which included working with a design agency and training global graphic designs for brand implementation. An annual responsibility was the design of corporate events and trade show booths, invitations and advertisements. Daily tasks included internal icon and logo design, print design, collaboration with animators and writers, and corporate social media design.
Texas Tech University College of Media & Communications, Graphic Designer
Lubbock, TX | May 2011 - May 2012
Responsible for designing the College's monthly publications, including The MC and Tech imPRESSions. Daily tasks included internal icon and logo design, social media design, print design, and collaboration with animators, photographers and videographers.
Texas Tech University | Lubbock, TX | 2012
Bachelor in Fine Arts, School of Art, Communication Design
CERTIFICATIONS & RECOGNITION
Dribbble | Sticker Mule Design Contest | Canada Sticker | 2017
Dribbble | Sticker Mule Design Contest | London Sticker | 2017
Dribbble | Sticker Mule Design Contest | Brazil Sticker | 2017
Skillshare | Business Card Contest | 2016
Skillshare | 30 Day Teaching Challenge Award | 2015
Business Marketing Association | 18 Lantern Awards, National Oilwell Varco | 2015
World Oil Magazine | Ad Effect Award | 2015
Houston Chronicle | Published Artwork | 2014
WCA | National Clarion Award, Logo Design | 2013
PROGRAMS & SKILLS
Illustrator | InDesign | Photoshop | After Effects | Premiere Pro |
Flash | Microsoft Office Suite
Logos | Typography | Icons | Layout | Illustration | Animation | Instructing | Creative Concepting | UI/UX Design | Art Direction | Creative Direction | Interactive Design | Presentation Design | Branding | Videography | Photography
Available Upon Request