experience
Noble Springfield, MO assistant art director assistant 2011
Art direction with ads, marketing materials, websites, and internet ads. As a member of the Home and Building team, consisting of TAMKO, AGC Glass, Behr, and VT Architectural Wood Doors, I coordinated with print and web production, presented concepts, and developed the creation of those concepts.

AC Printing Olathe, KS graphic artist and pre-press assistant 2009.2011
Designing customer projects, such as newsletters, post cards, business cards, and invitations as well as in-house creative and pre-press assistance. Gaining knowledge in the most energy efficient, cost effective, and sustainable printing methods.

Paper Source Kansas City, MO sales associate 2009.2011
Assisting customers with personal projects, keeping stock of company merchandise, teaching client in-store demos and workshops, as well as finalizing sales at register. Specializing in merchandising and store samples, I assisted management with the arrangement of product throughout the store.

Full Moon Productions Kansas City, MO account supervisor 2009
Managing sales, office inventory, and overseeing two staff members on duties throughout the 2009 haunted house season. Increased group ticket sales by 2% through e-newsletters, telephone calls, and face-to-face meetings.

Sprint Worldwide Headquarters, Imaging Center Overland Park, KS graphic artist 2006
Member of a team regulating sprint brand management; designing and overseeing the production of in-house and store operation materials.

Other Work Experience Art Intern, Whitaker Publishing (2005.2006); Art Director for Drury Ad Team (2005); Creative Director for Drury Ad Team (2006).

education
design graduate certificate 2007.2009
Portfolio Center, 125 Bennett Street, Atlanta, Georgia

design arts, advertising, public relations bachelor of arts 2001.2006
Drury University, 900 North Benton, Springfield, Missouri

global studies undergraduate study abroad program Spring 2004
Regent’s College, London, United Kingdom
18 credit hours completed

enrichment
American Institute of Graphic Arts, Kansas City chapter
Alpha Lambda Delta, honorary communication fraternity
AAF NSAC 2nd place competition winner: 2006
Advertising Student of the Year, Drury University, 2006
Design Student of the Year, Drury University, 2006

digital skills
Adobe Illustrator CS4
Adobe Photoshop CS4
Adobe Indesign CS4
Adobe Dreamweaver CS4
Adobe Flash CS4
Quarkxpress 7

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