WORK EXPERIENCE
Fordham University, New York, NY
Designer | July 2006–Present

  • Point person for implementation of brand management
  • Design projects include collateral, print and digital advertising, posters, invitations and editorial layouts.
  • Art director of the Summer Session Program. Responsible for the selection, hiring, and direction of an outside illustrator. Design responsibilities include all advertising and collateral materials.
  • Collaborate with project manager, editor, and production manager to execute projects from start to finish.
  • Responsible for all design materials for Undergraduate Admissions and Enrollment and the Gabelli School of Business.
  • Maintains the Marketing and Communications department photo archive as well as handles all photo requests.

United Media, New York, NY
Freelance Designer | January–July 2006

  • Design supplementary materials for licensees including streamlined artwork of comic strip characters
  • Responsible for final production work for advertisements and directly dealing with the publications

PIP Printing, Westbury, NY
Designer | September 2000–October 2005

  • Pre-press production responsibilities included creating comps and production schedules
  • Design work included identities, invitations, collateral and advertisements for clients

Christy MacDougall Mitchell Advertising, New York, NY
Assistant to the Art Director | January–June 1999

  • Designed collateral material for clients including ERA Real Estate, Dime Bank, and Big Brothers Big Sisters

Strategic Management Inc., Philadelphia, PA
Web Designer | April–July 1998

  • Designed website layouts and prepared files for HTML coding

Echo Design Group, New York, NY
Intern | July–September 1997

  • Worked in different divisions including Ralph Lauren, Laura Ashley and Echo Collection creating pitch sheets, display boards for meetings and sample sheets for distributors

COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat Professional)
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Mac and PC platforms

EDUCATION

  • Drexel University  |  Philadelphia, PA
    Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design. Graduated 2001

CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

Diabetes Research Institute Foundation
1992–Present

  • My family co-founded the Rod Gilbert DRI Golf Classic in 1992. Along with volunteering at the outing, I am also the Event Coordinator. I do all the design work and coordinate printing of the invitations, commemorative journal, and signage.

REFERENCES
Available Upon Request

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