Profile

Collaborative and driven Freelance Graphic Designer/Developer with over ten years of experience delivering digital and print materials for a variety of client campaigns. Detail-oriented WordPress Developer with extensive experience with WordPress plugins and widgets. Well versed in many other programming languages. Delivers well-made projects on time. Adept at visual strategy, layout development, and electronic production for print media. Excels in peer review environments calling for creative brainstorming to bring ideas from concept to execution. Pursuing a freelance career serving forward-thinking clients with a shared passion for clean design and the latest visual trends.

 Core Qualifications

  • E-Commerce experience
  • WordPress theme and plug-in development
  • Well-versed in Google Analytics
  • Experience with search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Client consultations
  • Sociable
  • Skilled at helping clients troubleshoot
  • Self-directed
  • Team player
  • Negotiations and contracts
  • Dreamweaver

 Technical Skills

Skills
Experience
Total Years
Last Used

WordPress, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, GIT
Expert
10
Current

 Professional Experience

Brandlab
October 2014 to Current
WordPress Developer
RenoNV

  • Build client websites with WordPress.
  • Modify existing code as needed.
  • Work with QA Department on a customized testing plan.
  • Develop themes and plugins.
  • Assist in website traffic and performance monitoring.

Storm Mountain Publishing

June 2014 to Current – Long Term Contract
WordPress Developer
Boulder, CO

  • Develop new WordPress based theme for Freeskier and Snowboard Magazine websites.
  • Modify existing code as needed.
  • Work with QA Department on a customized testing plan

 

High Fives Foundation
June 2012 to Current
Freelance Graphic Designer
Truckee, CA

  • Conceptualized print collateral materials for ongoing programs
  • Projects included logos, flyers, posters, and annual reports
  • Developed style sheets for layout design projects
  • Developed color guides and standards for ongoing projects

Education

Rochester Institute of Technology 2000
Bachelor of Fine ArtsGraphic Design