Education

Undergraduate
North Carolina State University College of Design
BGD Graphic Design, August 2000-May 2004

Graduate
California Institute of the Arts
MFA Graphic Design, September 2006-May 2008

Work Experience

NC State University
Art Director, April 2014-September 2015
+ Art director for University Communications and Marketing Department. Managed a team of print designs, web designers and photographers. Helped develop a universal NC State brand identity, lead the design on numerous NC State websites including ncsu.edu, and oversaw the design and production of all marketing materials. 

Kate Spade Saturday
Senior Graphic Designer, April 2012-August 2013
+ Part of the Kate Spade family of brands. Developed the visual language of the brand, designed and supervised the development of the website, managed all digital and email marketing and was art director for all brand photography.

J.Crew
Senior Web Designer, February 2011-April 2012
+ Major International retail clothing brand. Worked on design and concepts for all future J.Crew web and digital initiatives. Managed a design team and worked closely with in-house IT and UI groups. Fully trained in Agile work process.

Droga5
Senior Graphic Designer/Head of Design Department, April 2010-February 2011
+ Advertising agency in New York. Worked on design and concepts for Vestas, Prudential, Puma, and Vitamin Water. Work included print, web, package and product design. Managed the design department.

Anomaly
Graphic Designer, September 2008-April 2010
+ Advertising agency in New York. Worked on design and concepts for Converse, Avec Eric, Umbro, Manchester City Football Club and Craft. Work included print/book design, web design, package/product design and television graphics.

Stripe LA
Graphic Design Intern, May 2007-August 2007

Red Hat
Graphic Design Summer Intern, May 2006-August 2006

Awards and Exhibitions

Emmy Award Winner—June 2010 Outstanding achievement in title sequence and graphic design
AIGA CalArts student scholorship winner—January 2008
Emerge AIGA student Exhibition—January 2008
Love/Heartbreak CalArts mid-year show—February 2008 Exhibition co-designer and co-curator
Published entry in Typography 29—March 2008
Type Directors Club 54 competition exhibition—July 2008

Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Flash, Dreamweaver, HTML and CSS knowledge, screen printing, book binding, letter press.