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digital designer

Results-oriented designer accustomed to surpassing expectations in deadline-driven environments. Adaptable to ever-changing schedules, able to juggle multiple projects, and manage subjective points of view. Easy to work with, committed, reliable. Thinks creatively to solve problems. 


skills & tools

Web & email design and development, banner ads, brochure & business card design, direct mailers, product photography, light video editing, social media assets design, form design


HTML, CSS, MJML, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, MailChimp, Premiere Pro, Act-On, Klaviyo, Litmus, Email on Acid



professional roles

Freelance Designer

2014-Present

Email design and development, website design and maintenance, logo design, print, social media support, product photography, photo editing

Clients: Simpified IT Products/Picture Keeper, TightKnit, Archiver’s, Advanced Auto Parts, LiftPoint Consulting 

Through Creative Circle staffing agency: Capella University, Miracle Ear, Carlson School of Executive Education, Center for Diagnostic Imaging 


Archiver's, Minnetonka, MN

2004-2014

Interactive Designer

Designed emails that drove traffic to stores and online store. Products featured in these emails were consistently at the top of daily selling reports. Email campaigns targeted 730,000+ customers. Worked with Marketing Manager and Director of Advertising to ensure emails portrayed desired tone, messaging, and maintained the overall Archiver’s brand. Responded quickly to last minute changes and edits when needed. Designed and updated four company websites, and an annual event website. Collaborated with internal and outside IT professionals on various projects. Created graphics for social media, blog, online banner advertisements, and more. 


Pixius Communications, LLC, Burnsville, MN

2001-2004 

Creative Services Designer

Designed all company materials such as corporate website, identities, promotional materials, advertisements, and presentations. Worked closely with clients to establish proposals, website designs, logos, promotional materials and presentations.


Innovative Software Designs, Inc, Mpls, MN

2000- 2001

Customer Support and Web Designer

Assisted customers with various internets issues and created graphics and website designs for web department.


education 

Brown Institute, Mendota Heights, MN

1999-2001

Associate of Applied Science Degree in

Visual Communications

“Excellence in Web Design” award winner

Graduated with distinction