Creative | Design | Production

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Experience

HUVILLE MAKERSPACE 
Creative Marketing Strategist, Designer, & Producer

Abstract: Works as an independent contractor in a collaborative setting with colleagues to produce high-quality, forward-thinking designs in a variety of mediums for a wide range of clients.

Specifics: Coordinates and designs project deliverables for clients. Works in a variety of mediums – from print and digital design to clothing embroideries and everything in between – to create effective design and marketing campaigns that align with client brand standards 

HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT 
Associate Marketing Designer  

Abstract: Responsible for designing and preflighting marketing materials – from catalogs to online ads –for HMH General Interest and Books for Young Readers. Worked closely with marketing, editorial, and vendors to create desirable ads and displays to effectively market the product. 

Specifics: Coordinated and designed advance reading copies, working closely with editorial, copyediting, marketing, and printers, to ensure high-quality books were produced within budget and deadline. Fielded roughly 200 design requests per month.

BIBLIOMOTION BOOKS & MEDIA 
Publishing Associate

Abstract: Designer and editorial content producer for marketing materials, eBooks, and manuals. 

Specifics: Designed digital and print ads, tip/sell sheets, and e-mail campaigns for all book releases. Additional jobs included miscellaneous office, design, and marketing tasks. 

WALKER ART CENTER 
Film & Video Department Intern  

Abstract: General fun seeker with a love for film, organization, & aestuetics who completed any and all task set before. 

Specifics: Assisted with copy editing/writing for Walker magazine, brochures, internship manual and exhibition catalogues. Worked as a contributing writer for the Walker blog, preparing text, video clips and web links.Updated the Walker database in Filemaker Pro, conducted marketing and upcoming programs research, prepared PR/Marketing materials and created & printed program notes for each film screening. 

Notable Work

Brand Marketing Strategy 
Castaway Clothing Fall 2014 Launch 
Castaway Clothing Holiday 2014 Launch 
Barton & Gray Mariners Club 
Audrey Sterk Design 

Design & Layout 
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Spring 2013 Gift Catalog
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Fall 2013 Gift Catalog
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Spring 2014 Gift Catalog
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Dictionary & Reference Guide Catalog 2014-2015
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt BEA 2014 Luncheon Invitation 
Castaway Men’s 2014 Spring Lookbook
Castaway Ladies & Kids 2014 Spring Lookbook
Castaway 2014 Fall Catalog
Castaway 2014 Holiday Catalog
Barton & Gray Print Collateral Set (Cards, Letterhead, Envelopes, & Business Cards)
Audrey Sterk Design Lookbook 
Audrey Sterk Design Swatch Books 
Redivider Literary and Visual Arts Book Sp2012

Digital Design/UI  
John Deere’s MachineFinderPro mobile re-design 
MachineFinder GoPro Redesign
John Deere Certified Pre-Owned commercial on-screen graphics design
John Deere Certified Pre-Owned Slideshow design for tradeshow

Art Direction 
Castaway 2014 Fall Catalog
Castaway 2014 Holiday Catalog
Castaway Fall 2014 Web photo shoot

Producer 
John Deere Certified Pre-Owned  commercial

Stylist 
Food styling, Target Corporate Starbucks Valentines Ad 2011

Education

EMERSON COLLEGE
      Master of Arts, Publishing and Writing with Production & Design Concentration

AUGSBURG COLLEGE
      Bachelor of Arts Degree, English with Creative Writing Concentration; Film & Communications Minor

Technical

Expertise in Microsoft Word & Office, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop,
CODA, Filemaker Pro, WordPress, MailChimp, Final Cut Pro. Knowledge of HTML5, CSS