25 years of experience working with teams, budgets, deadlines, and visions in order to create artwork for print, digital, and motion advertising and products.



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Freelance Art Director, Graphic Designer

@ YuJu Design
Jan 2000 – Present

Specialties include:
BRANDING: logo designs, brand books, and copywriting
DIGITAL: website design & coding (html and css), email campaigns, social media graphics & videos, digital ads, photo retouching
PRINT: business cards, brochures, banners, flyers, posters, folders, newsletters, point-of-sale, t-shirts, packaging, labels, promotional items, car wraps, large-scale print
AV: Audio & video editing, motion graphics, simple animations
DIRECTING: sourcing and directing designers for projects, leading projects from start to finish, and directing photoshoots

Designer & Event Organizer

@ All Swing Productions
2013 – current

Develop branding and marketing for All Swing Miami & All Swing Productions

DESIGN & MARKETING SKILLS USED: Branding and development; social media design & marketing; email design & marketing; packaging design, signage; video editing; web development & management; copy editing.

PRODUCTION SKILLS USED: Creating pitch decks; creating & organizing show-flows; managing workers; stage/environment design for large festivals and events

Creative Director & Designer

@ Empowered Media, LLC.
July 2016 – Feb 2020

Oversee and deliver all artwork and branding for the Jillian Michaels brands, including:
My Fitness app; FitFusion; BODYSHRED; Lucky Jack Cold Brew Coffee; Jillian Michaels brand
SKILLS USED: Branding and development; employee hiring and management; packaging and product design, photo shoots and retouching; video editing and directing; animation; web development; copy editing; and time management.

Art Director

@ Danse Création Québec / Création Styl'Production
Feb 2010 – Feb 2015

Worked with a French-speaking team to produce events, including an annual large-scale public multi-dance event

SKILLS USED: Logo creation and branding; print materials including flyers, posters, large banners, t-shirts, bags, temporary tattoos and schedule booklets; digital materials including a website in French and English, social media promotional banner ads and flyers, email campaigns, and YouTube live feeds of the event.

In-House Graphic Designer

@ Sidney Frank Importing Co.
Feb 2006 – May 2009

Created artwork for brands in the Sidney Frank portfolio, such as Jägermeister, Tommy Bahama Rum, Corazón Tequila, Gekkeikan Sake, JC Cognac, and Michael Collins Irish Whiskey. 

SKILLS USED: Branding; print and web design such as posters, banners, on & off premise materials, promotional items, car wraps and packaging solutions; photo shoots, photo retouching, presentation design; working with different brand managers, upper management, and international companies.

What's New

From 2020 to today, I have been focused on online and in-person presentation graphics, videos, and productions.

Online work includes creating static and video virtual backgrounds; designing and creating presentations; managing and operating shows and conferences with live streams of videos, presentations, break out rooms, and whiteboards.
Programs: Zoom, Google Meet, Microsoft Teams, On24, and StreamYard.

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In-person production and graphics work include:

Pre-meeting prep, theme graphics & animations, presentation design and clean-up, transition graphics and video editing.

Production companies and clients include: DevlinHair, BluePrint NYC, Drury, and Egg with clients including Otsuka, Bristol Meyers Squibb, Moderna, and Servier


University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design, Minor in Psychology

SCHOLARSHIP: Visual Arts IRC Fellows Program

RELATED COURSEWORK: Typography, Advanced Typography, Word and Image, Web Interface Design, Computers for Designers, Design and Marketing, Advanced Explorations
Western School of Technology & Environmental Science
High School diploma with graphic design credits

AWARDS & EXTRACURRICULARS: National Honor Society student; JV and Varsity lacrosse

RELATED COURSEWORK: 3.5 years of a specialized graphic design program

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