WORK EXPERIENCE​

 

H+k Design | New York, NY

Art Director | December 2018 – Present
Senior Designer | August 2017 – December 2018

Revamp of brand and guidelines to be expressed across web, print and digital media

Lead team of designers creating high-end materials for commercial real estate industry

Research and report on trends in design, fashion and  real estate

Design and establish brands and pitch materials for clients 

 

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education | Bronx, NY

Senior Designer | December 2015 – February 2017

Conceptualize and design solutions from concept to completion

Build the brand out from nebulous guidelines

Express the brand in print, web and interactive media

Manage various simultaneous projects under tight deadlines

 

Esteé Lauder Global Headquarters | New York, NY

Graphic Design Freelancer | September 2014 – January 2016

Facilitate global design directives through presentations

Extend the Esteé Lauder brand into visual merchandising guidelines

Create various visual environments with photo-editing and building models

 

The Bryn Mawr School | Baltimore, MD

Graphic Designer | February 2012 – January 2014

Implement new brand into various forms of web media and print

Develop design protocol for Communications Office

Design marketing materials and advertisements to be used in print and web advertising

Act as liaison between various offices across campus

Inspire trust in the new brand and build brand ambassadors

 

Freelance Design | Self-Employed

Graphic Designer | On-going October 2008 – Present

Conceptualize and execute web and print design

Develop production schedules and research client history

Consult businesses in design and management systems

Cultivate client story to tell in deliverables

Develop strategy and branding for clients in various industries

 

SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Keynote and Powerpoint.
Infographic Design, Identity, Branding Strategy, Film Production, Trend Analysis.
Italian - moderate, baton twirling - when feeling nostalgic. 

 

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Art, Graphic Design Track | Towson University, Towson MD | May 2008

 

Manager’s Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Managing People at Work | University of London | June 2019

 

AWARDS

Hermes Creative Award
Platinum Winner: Design/Publication Overall | 2014  

 

MarCom Awards 
Honorable Mention: Design (Print)/Graphic Design/Infographic | 2013