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Artist,
Designer,
Health Coach.

Diversity adds color.

Summary

Over 21 years of graphic design and art direction experience with a passion for creating. Participate in educational activities as a source of inspiration and continued growth.

Freelance Senior Art Director | Print and Digital Designer

Create design communication for print and digital projects. Experience in designing advertising layouts, logos, branding, iPad and website mockups, marketing collateral, client presentations, newsletters and multimedia projects. Capabilities include extensive knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, CSS, HTML, WordPress, QuarkXpress, Keynote, and PowerPoint.

Freelance Art Direction – Short- and Long-Term Projects

Currently available for part-time and off-site projects.

H4B Chelsea

6/2013 – 8/2013, 12/2013 – 1/2014, 5/14 – 5/16

Freelance Senior Art Director – Design collateral for pharmaceutical launch projects.

Sudler & Hennessey

9/2013 – 10/2013

Freelance Senior Art Director – Designed various pharmaceutical print and iPad projects.

Euro RSCG Life MetaMax

11/2011 – 3/2012

Design team member on a launch creating various collateral for global distribution. Collaborated with other design team members through completion. Projects included branding guidelines for infant formulas, photo shoot, brochures, detail aids and iPad design.

Questar, LM&P

9/2001 – 4/2002

Print designer on pre-launch collateral for a cancer drug. Projects included med ed, brochures, binders, ads, posters and marketing kit.

Lyons Lavey Nickel Swift Advertising Agency

3/1996 – 4/1999

Print design and production responsibilities on various pharmaceutical projects.

Sweet’s Group, McGraw-Hill

9/1996 – 12/1998

Responsible for concept and design of magazine layouts, media kits, promotional material, brochures and direct mail pieces.

Lehman Brothers

10/1994 – 10/1995

Designed posters, invitations, and signage for corporate events.

J. Walter Thompson

3/1993 – 6/1994

Art Director for print advertising. Accounts included Kodak Royal Gold and The American Red Cross.

Freelance Illustrator

1984 – 1994

Created Illustrations for The New Yorker, The New York Times and editorial magazines.

Skills

  • Print Collateral
  • Interactive Documents
  • Web Design
  • WordPress Websites
  • Logos and Branding
  • Media Kits
  • Keynote and PowerPoint
  • Newsletters
  • Trade Show Graphics
  • eMagazine Design

Software

  • HTML / CSS
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Keynote
  • OmniGraffle
  • Photoshop
  • Power Point
  • QuarkXpress
  • WordPress

Education

Boston University School
of Fine Arts
BFA Boston, MA

School of Visual Arts
New York, NY
Continuing Ed classes
in graphic design (1 year)

New York Academy of Art
New York, NY
Continuing Ed classes
in painting (3 years)

 

Lynda.com
Computer related tutorials

Noble Desktop
New York, NY
Classes: eMagazines
with InDesign, Fireworks,
Dreamweaver and
Interactive jQuery

Since 2006 my interests have varied and they are constantly expanding. I love to develop my passions and share what I learn. If the timing is right, maybe there is a project in our future.