Education


Pratt Institute
BFA Communication Design

  • Presidential Scholarship (Merit Based)
  • Pratt Trustee Scholarship
  • Dean’s List
  • Work chosen for The Pratt Show


Skills


  • Management 
  • Creative Direction
  • Concept Development
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Sketch
  • inVision
  • Zeplin App
  • Basic HTML & CSS
  • Microsoft Office
  • Relief Printing
  • Silkscreening

Experience


Walgreens

Senior Interactive Designer
January 2018—present

  •  Oversees and designs the UI for digital pharmacy checkout, B2B pharmacist dashboards, pharmacy checkout emails, and patient mobile experiences. 
  • Designs marketing banners that live within pharmacy checkout and emails. 
  • Rebranded all of digital pharmacy checkout. 
  • Designed the UI and illustrations for a new mobile product (yet to launch) that will help customers save on medication costs. 
  • Works closely with a UX designer and a copywriter on an agile team to ensure digital pharmacy products are as user-friendly as possible.

Weigel Broadcasting
Senior Digital Art Director
June 2015—January 2018

  • Lead the digital design department. 
  • Managed junior designers and provided creative direction on all digital design projects. 
  • Designed the websites, apps, and email newsletters for MeTV, Heroes & Icons, Movies!, and WCIU. 
  • Daily duties included UI/UX design, design strategy, art direction, interactive design, social media design, editorial design, email design, infographics, and illustration.

Walgreens
Marketing Designer
November 2014—April 2015

  • Designed marketing materials for Drugstore.com and Beauty.com (eCommerce sites that were owned by Walgreens.) 
  • Design duties included email newsletters, banner ads, social media posts, printed mailers, and landing pages. 
  • Responsible for art directing photoshoots and creating illustrations that were used in marketing materials.

Wunderman
Freelance Art Director
September 2014—November 2014

  • Established art direction and design for email campaigns, social campaigns, newsletters, landing pages, and other campaign elements. 
  • Worked closely with a copywriter to conceptualize and execute campaigns for Xbox, T-Mobile, and Microsoft.

Scholastic
Designer
September 2012—July 2014

  • Designed the covers and interiors of young adult and middle grade novels. 
  • Worked closely with editors and read the manuscripts to create compelling concepts for the cover art. 
  • Would either illustrate the covers on my own, manipulate stock imagery, art direct an illustrator, or art direct a photoshoot depending on the cover concept. 
  • Created custom typography for the covers.
  • Created the final designs of the book jackets and prepared the files for printing. 
  • Responsible for the interior layout design of chapter books, novels, and various graphic novels.

Fast Company
Digital Designer
February 2012—September 2012

  • Responsible for designing all digital marketing materials such as banner ads and landing pages. 
  • Created the digital brand guidelines for all Fast Company brands to be used by the entire web team. 
  • Responsible for designing website and app updates as needed.

Digitas
Associate Art Director
June 2011—August 2011

  • Established art direction and design for email, social, and print campaigns.
  • Conceptualized and brainstormed new campaign ideas for pitch presentations. 
  • Main duties included email design, banner ads, packaging, branding, poster design, and web design for American Express and Gunthy Renker.
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