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Graphic Designer: Adept in creating effective informational materials for both print and
web use. Streamlined an organization’s identity within a couple of months of being employed.
Project manager: Able to lead projects from conception to completion, delegating
responsibilities as needed while participating to insure objectives are accomplished and
deadlines are met. Established a work flow system which included project coding, filing,
tracking and archiving.
Event Planner: Skillful in developing event concepts, organizing pre-event requirements
which will assure that the event will be a successful endeavor. Responsible organization
of various events from health fairs to convention venues which involved the development of
promotional items, organization of vendors and development of trade show booths.
Areas of study & expertise
• Quality Assurance
• Project Management
• Event Planning
• Graphic Design
• Mac OSX or Windows
• Adobe CS3
• Microsoft Office
CCPOA Benefit Trust Fund • Sacramento, CA January 2006 - May 2008
Streamlined the corporate identity of the Trust, developed and maintained an organizational system to identify printed
material as well as computer files and archives, coordinated the accuracy of print and web materials with all departments
within the Trust as well as outside vendors through consistent project management and organization and opening lines
of communications with various company departments and outside vendors. Lead designer throughout employment,
supervised and delegated work to Jr. designer and office assistant. Worked with printers, both local and national, to
ensure that project costs for print, promotional or clothing needs, did not exceed the set budget, completion deadline
was met and final product was of satisfactory quality.
• Developed and designed print materials such as brochures, ads, newsletters, etc while coordinating print and
mailing jobs with various local printers. Met all deadlines set for print and web materials, promotional items, and
• Maintained web site using HTML.
• Wrote copy for all print material, web site and Power Point presentations.
• Organized health fairs, trade-show booths and informational meetings with various correctional facilities
• Coordinated promotional items and clothing with various departments and events.
• Coordinated the accuracy of printed materials with all departments within the Trust as well as outside vendors.
Comanche County Memorial Hospital • Lawton, OK May 2005 - August 2005
• Designed weekly newspaper ads for various departments in the hospital and the physicians associated with the
• Wrote copy for weekly internal newsletter.
• Wrote and designed community newsletter which was printed in the local newspaper in a full page spread.
• Designed stationary and logos for various department and physician offices.
• Worked with team to develop marketing strategies and concepts for the hospital, it’s clinics, and physicians.
Freelance Graphic Designer/Photographer June 1997 – May 2005
Worked with small businesses and non-profit organizations to develop corporate identities, marketing plans and event
planning. Provided design services for printed materials, promotional items and websites often acting as liaison between
vendor and client to assure project completion and acceptable quality of finished product. Provided a variety of photographic
services including executive portraits, product images, photographic restoration and photographic manipulation.
Graphic Design Intern
Harcourt Assessment, Inc • San Antonio, TX November 2003 – April 2004
Worked with Marketing Department under the Design Coordinator designing magazine and newspaper ads, product
catalogs and related product brochures as well as inhouse posters and flyers. Developed an archive for finished projects
and directories for art and graphics. Worked with commercial printers to bundle files for four color printing. Acted as
proofreader for materials produced by other designers and layout staff prior to press. Participated in marketing strategy
meetings to give a “newcomer’s” view point
Motophoto • Oklahoma City December 1996 – June 1997, September 2000 - April 2003
Lead Photographer in the studio and on location at four different studios including Penn Square, NW Expressway,
Hefner, 122nd& May.
Trained new photographers and lab technicians. Served as technician on several different types of photographic
printing. Provided photographic restoration and adjustments.
Worked with management to develop studio and store promotions then went on to create newspaper ads, studio
designs and promo samples for the store. Also designed promotional flyers, personalized greeting cards and business
card for clients.
University of Central Oklahoma • Edmond, OK
B.A. in Journalism - Photographic Arts (May 2006)
Oklahoma City Community College • Oklahoma City, OK
A.A. in Graphic Communication (May 2002)
Oklahoma School Of Photography • Moore, OK
Certificate of Completion (March 1995)
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