Skill Level: InDesign*
Print Books, Direct Mail, Brochures, Data Merge, Interactive PDF 100%
Skill Level: Photoshop*
Editing, Compositing, Paths, Color Correction, Actions, Droplets 100%
Skill Level: Illustrator*
Logos, Icons, Graphics, Maps, Actions, Droplets 100%
*Proficiency estimate based on skill levels defined above.
about Me

Professional Graphic Designer and Studio Production Artist

My specialties include developing and producing printed books, catalogs, direct mail, signage, and circulars. I’ve worked on long term assignments with clients including Ace Hardware, Sears, AT&T, and Qwest Communications. I have 15 years experience working with local, national and global clients and hold a BFA in Graphic Design from Columbia College Chicago. 

“Subject Matter Expert” in planning, analyzing and creating visual solutions for marketing and communication challenges, finding the most effective way to get messages across in print and digital materials; using color, type, illustration, photography, data merge and scripts applied to various layout requirements all while adhering to strict brand guidelines.

I take great pride in delivering services that meet or exceed the client’s expectations at every level. 

Skills & Services

What I do

My expertise is providing concept to completion of promotional materials for print and digital formats.

Design and Production

Develop overall layout and production design of advertising (ads, brochures, direct mail and email) using industry standard software packages.

Team Integration

Collaborate with members of the Creative Design Team, Production Managers and Account Managers to ensure that the client’s design needs are being met.

Software Skills

Continually adding to my graphic arts toolbox with online training and tutorials. I'm an expert data merging InDesign files and using scripts.

Time Management

I do whatever it takes to insure on-time delivery. I take great pride in delivering services that meet or exceed the client's expectations at every level.

portfolio

Selected Client Work

Digital

Bag Sale | Facebook

This artwork was created to showcase the variety of items that can fit in the bag.

print

Holiday Theme | Direct Mail

Holiday direct mail piece with variable option for offer date range.

Digital

Half Time Half Off | Facebook

Football themed offer. This was a weekly promotion throughout the NFL season.

Let's Talk!

Looking for help with the design and production of your next project?