About


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South Dakota State University

Designer

September 2007–present

Designed invitations, tee shirts, logos, and other materials for the largest public university in South Dakota. Commissioned events include the presidential inauguration, annual freshman welcoming festival, and bi-annual concert series.


Z'kota Grille

Designer

August 2005—present

Designed printed take-home menus for the local quick-serve restaurant. Created multi-page website with full menu.


University Program Council

Arts Coordinator

August 2007–May 2009

Coordinated art sales and selected touring art exhibits for display in the SDSU Student Union. Curator of the Union’s art collection. Designed posters, flyers, and handouts for exhibits. Created and maintained website for UPC.



{organizations}


American Institute of Graphic Artists

South Dakota Advertising Federation



{awards}


Silver Student ADDY 2008

Juried Student Show exhibitor 2007

Larson Manufacturing Design Scholarship

Eileen & J. Huber Denn Art Scholarship


{education}


B.S., Graphic Design, South Dakota State University, May 2009.

Minor, Business.

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Specialties

  • Layout
  • conceptualizing
  • typography
  • logo design
  • identity design

Skills

  • Flash
  • InDesign
  • page layout & design
  • knowledge of Mac & PC platforms
  • logo creation
  • FTP
  • Photoshop
  • Dreamweaver
  • CSS
  • Illustrator
  • HTML