Freelance Visual & Interactive Designer | August 2015 - Present | Cleveland, OH
Producing illustrations, branding materials, graphic, web & mobile application designs for local businesses & institutions throughout the Midwest & East Coast. Clients include: A List Apart, AMG Marketing Resources, Cleveland Bagel Co., CoverMyMeds, heypoletti!, Hilary Bovay Photography, Mobile Defense, PDF Systems, Rising Lens, Sidekicks Salsa, St. Edward High School & St. Vitus Church
Illustrator @ A List Apart | November 2014 - Present | (Remote)
Illustrating key art for articles that focus on web standards & best practices. Working remotely with editors to explore concepts & refine rough drafts.
Designer @ Mobile Defense | June 2014 - July 2015 | Cleveland, OH
Designed & implemented UI/UX for responsive websites & prototyping tools. Collaborated with developers to create layouts for server-side & native mobile applications across desktop, iOS & Android devices.
Graphic & UI Designer @ SparkBase | March 2012 - April 2014 | Cleveland, OH
Maintained graphics for branding materials, print assets & mobile applications. Designed & implemented UI/UX for responsive websites & dashboards. Collaborated with developers on internal software UI.
Lead Interactive Designer @ Lachina Publishing Services | June 2011 - March 2012 | Cleveland, OH
Led UI/UX design on an educational platform that could support rich media, including web code & game content. Managed programmers & artists, locally & remotely.
Designer @ Sideways | May 2010 - May 2011 | Cleveland, OH
Produced art & designs for mobile applications & games on iOS. Designed internal publishing platforms by producing flexible visual templates for the Xcode development environment.
BFA, T.I.M.E. - Digital Arts | Cleveland Institute of Art | 2010
With an emphasis & thesis on Game Design.
Tutor, Academic Writing Center @ Cleveland Institute of Art | August 2006 - May 2009 | Cleveland, OH
Aided students with learning and/or reading disabilities through essay comprehension & revision.