Dedicated and motivated veteran
Fort Erie, ON L2A 5C5
art director and editorial designer
Fort erie observer newspaper - Fort Erie, ON
August 2019 to Present
senior designer creative director
The UPS Store Canada - Niagara Falls, ON
April 2018 to Present
Graphic Designer (Freelance)
chrissy schram design - Fort Erie, ON
owned and operated by me
Chrissy Schram design - Fort Erie, ON
Social Media Coordinator
team niagara lymphoma awareness and assistance - Niagara Falls, ON Present
director of social media, and branding, and all graphic design. Armored Crewman Corporal - Reconnaissance
Canadian Armed Forces, Royal Canadian Dragoons - Petawawa, ON May 2007 to May 2013
Crew Commander/ Gunner for Ex Maple Guardian Wainwright on Lav 25 Coyote in 2011. Directed four crewmen.
Initiated crew performance reports.
Provided crew training navigation and tactics.
Developed and communicated intelligence data for senior command. Education
editorial design in corporate identity, print
OCAD - Toronto, ON
2002 to 2006
Central Technical High School
Adobe, Graphic Design, Illustrator, Marketing, Photoshop, Typography, Adobe, Graphic Design, Illustrator, Marketing, Photoshop, Typography, Wordpress Links
Branch: petawawa Royal Canadian Dragoons RCD Dsqn 42D Service Country: Canada
April 2007 to May 2013
Certifications and Licenses
Fork Lift Class 5
six years of Canadian Military experience. Recipient of multiple awards/commendations. Successfully completed of PLQ (Primary Leadership Qualification) CPR, First Aid and defibrillator training.
Adept in coordinating security and patrol functions. Knowledgeable in security planning and working with military/civilian organizations. Proven capacity in overseeing and providing leadership for personnel teams. Record of progression to positions of increasing authority and responsibility. Skilled in supervision, safety and training. Consistently achieve security goals. Effective in high-stress environments. Outstanding competence in communications, presentations and policy/procedures.
Skilled in working directly with senior command management and resolving issues in a successful manner.
Proficient in advanced business software applications including MS Office Suite. Community contributor including providing support to family of service member killed in Afghanistan. PAL and Restricted arms course.