Education

Northern Illinois University
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication
May 2019

Columbia College Chicago
Bachelor of Arts in Art and Design
May 2015

Honors

Dean’s List
Columbia College Chicago 2011–2015

Skills

Adobe Creative Cloud, typography, web design,
WordPress, Invision, hand lettering

Experience

Graphic Design Assistant
Creative Services, Northern Illinois University
June 2018–May 2019

Works directly with designers in the creation of printed and digital material for the University. Mounts and trims printed works of various sizes. Currently gaining experience using large format printers. Finishes work and meets deadlines in a timely manner while working with clients and coworkers.

Graphic Design Assistant
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
March 2015–Present

Assists the graphic design manager with the creation and design of retail signage and informational handouts. Paints signage by hand for many areas of the company including retail, special events, and landscape design. Hand letters all chalkboard signs communicating upcoming events and workshops.

References available upon request

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