Provide graphic design, illustration, and production for logos, diagrams, brochures, posters, and other publications.
Create and maintain web sites. Prepare electronic files for vendors, obtain quotes, and check proofs. Work with clients to focus their needs; create visual representations of complex ideas.
Wisconsin Center for Education Research, University of Wisconsin-Madison | September 2008-present
Provide graphic design, illustration, and production for books, catalogs, and promotional material. Design and maintain website.
Jones Books | April 2003-August 2012
Provide graphic design, illustration, and production for promotional pieces including logos, brochures, posters, direct mail, newsletters, advertisements and signs for the Wisconsin Union and University of Wisconsin-Madison departments. Develop and implement Wisconsin Union graphic standards to maintain and enhance the Wisconsin Union brand. Purchase stock photography. Create and commission original photography. Prepare electronic files for vendors, check proofs and attend press checks. Design, organize and manage content for the Wisconsin Union web site. Hire and supervise student graphics staff. Maintain department’s Macintosh computers, manage digital archive, and purchase and install software.
Wisconsin Union Graphics, University of Wisconsin-Madison | April 1998-September 2008
Assistant Art Director
Conceptualize and design brochures, posters, corporate identity, and annual reports for a variety of public and private sector clients. Create original illustrations using traditional and electronic methods. Present designs at client meetings. Prepare electronic files for vendors, check proofs and attend press checks. Hire and supervise interns.
Knupp & Watson Advertising, Inc. | August 1996-April 1998
Design and coordinate production of print advertising, in-store promotional materials, packaging, direct mail campaigns, public relations materials and corporate publications. Conceptualize and art direct photography with outside photo studios. Negotiate and purchase printing.
Famous Footwear | October 1995-August 1996
Bachelor of Fine Arts
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Graduated May 1995 Summa Cum Laude