EXPERIENCE

’11-Present Art Director. Carpool Agency – From initial discussions to ideation, and throughout the production phase I insure a consistent user experience. My responsibilities cover the gamut of consultation, art director & production designer as necessary. I do quality reviews with the development team prior to final site launches. The work is primarily digital, with the occasional print piece or advertising campaign. While in this role, I have helped our team achieve a look on the share point platform that has been historically uncommon at Microsoft. Contact: Mark Orton, 8016918244

’08-’11 Graphic Designer. Mentored Full-time Freelance – A broad range of marketing, identity, packaging, web, and motion design work. Worked independently under the supervision and mentorship of a Senior Designer. Contact: Mark Orton, 8016918244

’05-’07 Graphic Designer. Brigham Young University-Idaho – Event and organizational collateral creation for Activities Communications, a university entity responsible for student involvement activities. Contact: Derek Fay, 2084962805

’00-’07 Graphic Designer. Oakley Valley Arts Council – non-profit community theatre, general pro-bono theatrical collateral design work and consulting.Contact: Kent Severe, 2088623266

’06-’07 Survey Technician. US Bureau of Reclamation – public land survey and map creation work.Contact: Keith Brooks, 2086780463

EDUCATION

’08- BFA in Graphic Design, Brigham Young University – Idaho

’05- Associates Degree in Art, College of Southern Idaho

’01- Graphic Communications Program, Cassia Regional Technical Center

ACHIEVEMENTS

’07- Semifinalist, Adobe Design Awards – Environmental Design, Zen Project

’06 Best Exhibitor, Arts and Crafts, Cassia County Fair – Pottery

’05 Exhibitor, Guest Faculty Juried Art Show, College of Southern Idaho – Displayed 3 Acrylic Works

’01-’07 Governor’s Challenge Award Recipient, State of Idaho

SKILLS – Expertise:

Graphic Design

Digital & Interactive Design

Content Analysis & Organization

User Interface Development

Messaging Strategy

SKILLS – Proficient Software Skill in:

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe InDesign

Adobe AfterEffects

Adobe Lightroom

Coda

Mac OS X and, although preferrably not, Windows

Intuitive learning of any needed software.

SKILLS – Hand Craft

Hand Bookbinding

Conceptual Prototyping

Also intuitive process learning due to an overly ambitious father…