WORK EXPERIENCE

Graphic Designer | June 2016 – present

Center for Reproductive Rights | New York, NY
• Design and project manage the production of domestic and international print and web publications
• Research and design marketing collateral for event and staff use including banners, shirts, buttons, stickers, signs, and much more depending on the need
• Participate in a cross-departmental advisory team wherein I co-lead a cross-departmental project sub-group working to highlight professional development policies to all staff
• Maintain and grow relationships with vendors and project leads and assistants across departments

Junior Graphic Designer | March 2016 – March 2017

Rocketrip | New York, NY
• Created templates and strategies for brand growth across platforms including email, presentations, websites, and campaigns
• Developed visual language of the brand through illustrations, iconography, and sourced photography
• Project lead on internal employee directory and company blog redesign
• Completed 4+ weekly projects under tight deadlines

UX Designer | February 2015 – January 2016

Optym | Gainesville, FL
• Responsible for the visual design of final application mockups for implementation
• Demonstrated powers of iterative design for restructuring application used by multiple transportation clients
• Extensive documentation of user-centered design procedures and strategies
• Led team on wall graphics for new company headquarters
• Created icons and graphics for marketing collateral

Assistant Web Designer | November 2011 – December 2014

9/11 Tribute Center | New York, NY
• Oversaw team of both peers and management in complete redesign of company website focusing on improving user experience
• Designed print and web materials for exhibits, websites, and marketing collateral
• Redesigned e-commerce site which led to a 150% increase in profits

Artist’s Assistant | March 2012 – January 2014

Lorraine O’Grady Studio | New York, NY
• Researched history of typography with an emphasis on Art Deco and Art Nouveau
• Designed and researched costume construction

Junior Designer | September 2011 – March 2012

Subsidiary Design | Brooklyn, NY
• Wireframed clients’ websites to optimize user experience
• Streamlined the replication of logos as vectors for laser printing

PERSONAL PROJECTS

Comics | June 2010 – Present

• Featured in the Huffington Post as part of Nasty Women exhibition, January 2017
• Web comic, Inspector Scrambles, from 2014 – 2015
• Self-publised Speak Up: David Wojnarowicz, a role model for the unheard comic funded to 140% on Kickstarter, 2013

Editorial Design Course at School of Visual Arts | Summer 2014

• Designed the branding and contents of a craft beer magazine
• Selected & implemented all art and advertising to establish tone & target audience
• Illustrated features and charts within the magazine