Through many years of hard work and dedication, I’ve established a strong career in this industry. I've designed or art directed projects for some of the most well known brands in the world including: AT&T Wireless, Air New Zealand, Audi Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield, CIGNA, Comcast Business, Hyatt, Kaiser Permanente, Medica, Microsoft, MSN, Netflix, Nintendo, Starbucks, T-Mobile, XBOX, and many others.
Kaiser Permanente Washington | July 2012 - Present
Creation of digital, web, and print design assets that extend Kaiser Permanente’s brand from concept to print/web-ready production across multiple formats.
Collaborate closely with team members and internal stakeholders to design and implement clear compelling representations of complex data that achieve business goals.
Present layout and prototypes of visual communications projects, including responsive/mobile site design, HTML email, animated GIFs, infographics, newsletters, marketing collateral, brochures, photography selection, video editing, powerpoint presentations, user research and testing.
Check proofs, prototypes (both internal and vendor generated) for color and content accuracy.
Developed and produced “When Everything Changed” a podcast devoted to patient experience.
ART DIRECTOR, UI DESIGNER
Stu Art+Design, Kenmore, WA | May 2008 — July 2012
Contract designer for: Emerge Partners (T-Mobile), GC Direct (PacMed), Coral Calcium LLC, Integrity Health, Outsource Marketing (Kenworth, Snoqualmie Casino, ERA Living), and RPM Direct Marketing.
Concepted, designed, and produced marketing communications for print and digital marketing to meet various marketing goals; Print: brochures, newsletters, ads, direct mail, product packaging, logo and identity. Digital: web sites, emails (design + HTML coding), banner ads, etc.
ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Hacker Agency, Seattle, WA | October 1999 — May, 2008
Supervised a design team, drove concept development in respect to print and online marketing strategies.
Developed direct mail & email campaigns, integrated direct marketing, DRTV, and project development of high-profile brands from end-to-end.
Worked closely with clients and internal stakeholders to ensure marketing and brand strategy met ROI-driven goals.
March 2017 - present
User Interaction Design
Client, Stakeholder Presentations
Agile and Lean Methodologies
University of Michigan
User Experience (UX) Research and Design
11/2016 to 9/2017
School of Visual Concepts
User Interaction Design
1/2015 to 3/2016
Otis College of Art and Design
BFA Communication Design