Bachelor of Arts, 2013-2015
Focus on graphic and interactive design. Studied graphic, publication, information, and website design; digital publishing design and layout; branding; copy-writing; blogging; and website interaction, motion graphics.
Digital Director, 2017-Present
Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
Lead digital communications for the agency. Part of a team with a dual mission of providing quality service to veterans and their families, and overseeing the PA National Guard.
Digital Director, 2016-2017
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
Collaborate with the executive communications team to develop and implement consistent branding across platforms and communication media; email campaigns, event planning and continued communication strategies; web presence; graphic and publication design.
Information Specialist, 2015-2016
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Developed, maintained, and stream-lined public-facing website; lead for digital media presence and persona on Twitter and Facebook; events branding for larger initiatives for Zika Virus Awareness, medical marijuana campaigns, and annual flu vaccination campaigns.
Graphic and Web Designer, 2012-2015
Developed and maintained client base for providing website design, layout and art direction services involving social media presence; designing interactive newsletters; promotional branding and advertising.
TECHNICAL SKILLS AND PROFICIENCIES
In-depth experience using the following programs and content management systems on both Mac 10S and PC platforms:
• Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, ln Design, Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere • Google Analytics • Microsoft Office Suite • Word Press • SharePoint • Facebook • Twitter • Instagram • TweetDeck • HTML and CSS
WHY WE SHOULD WORK TOGETHER
Extensive knowledge of design and communications theories, principles, experience, and technical skills to work independently or in a team to give life to your agency’s ideas.