resume

EDUCATION

Master of Arts, Publications Design   University of Baltimore ▪ 12.2007

Bachelor of Science,  History and Art History   Towson University ▪ 05.1993

SKILLS

Computer     

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Bootstrap
  • Responsive Email Design and Coding
  • Dreamweaver
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • WordPress

Additional

  • Comfortable juggling multiple projects with tight deadlines and incorporating feedback.
  • Good understanding of art and design history.
  • Writing and editing skills.
  • Basic fluency in Spanish
  • Photography

EXPERIENCE

Web

  • Design landing pages, logos, mastheads, banners and other website graphics.
  • Redesigned websites to improve usability and incorporate desired features from related successful sites. Created supporting wireframe designs and graphics.
  • Create html email promotions and newsletter templates with clean html coding that incorporates best practices and are sensitive to the display quirks of multiple email clients.
  • Responsive email coding and design
  • Responsive landing page development with bootstrap.
  • Broadcasted several daily html newsletters and updated fresh content on corresponding web sites with a CMS.

Print Design

  • Designed museum exhibition brochures, signage and graphics.
  • Created newsletters, business cards and other layouts for a small printing company.
  • Custom event invitation design

Writing and Administrative

  • Wrote museum exhibition labels, promotional materials and press releases.
  • Managed the review process for textbook publications.
  • Developed creative exhibition ideas to support the mission of the museum.
  • Researched and wrote successful grant applications.

EMPLOYMENT

Freelance Designer as of 2010

Online Designer   Agora Publishing ▪ as of 4.2007

Editorial Assistant   Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins ▪ 6.2005 – 4.2007

Assistant Curator   Baltimore Public Works Museum ▪ 2.2002 – 6.2005

Associate Registrar/Assistant Curator of Ceramics   DAR Museum ▪ 1.1998 – 2.2002

Graphic Designer   Minuteman Press ▪ 6.1993 – 1.1998