Work Experience

Professional / Personal Development Pro: UX Design, Project Management
Codecademy Pro: Javascript, AngularJS
DrupalCon 2017: Front-End Dev, Accessibility
Baltimore Humane Society: Animal Shelter Volunteering, Catonsville, MD
Creative Consultant: February 2017 - Current
Noteworthy Clients: Generation Wags
Relevant Design & Development Work:
Consult designers and creators on how to better market themselves and present their work.
Consult small businesses on marketing and business strategy.
Design identity systems, social media graphics, & websites to aid marketing strategies.
Develop right-sized web properties that meet the client's’ scope without overwhelming them.
Quotient Inc., Columbia, MD
Senior Consultant: April 2013 - February 2017
Noteworthy Clients: The Smithsonian, Department of Education, National Institutes of Health
Relevant Design & Development Work:
Worked with Subject Matter Experts to translate goals into design requirements, wireframes.
Developed multiple design directions and worked with client to choose best path.
Lead design process through multiple rounds of revisions and prototyping.
Developed prototypes into CMS themes in Drupal, AEM, and Percussion.
Aided Business Acquisition by providing technical guidance and writing for proposals.

OmniTI Inc., Fulton, MD
User Interface Designer: September 2011 - November 2012
Noteworthy Clients: Wikimedia Foundation, The Taubman Company
Relevant Design & Development Work:
Worked with external clients to refine designs for retail websites and custom CMS interfaces.
Assisted in testing of UI concepts against established user community.
Designed and produced internal marketing assets including booths, conventions, and digital.

R2integrated, Baltimore, MD
Design Engineer: May 2010 - August 2011
Developed Front-End “skins” for DotNetNuke5 Sites using HTML, CSS, and Javascript
Designed UX interactivity solutions and wireframes
New Media Studio, Baltimore, MD
Assistant Web Designer: October 2009 - May 2010
Designed & Developed websites for internal clients using HTML, CSS, and Javascript
2009 and Prior
Center for Art, Design, and Visual Culture, Designer
CSD Architects, Junior Graphic Designer
National Gallery of Art, Digital Imaging Intern, Digital Imaging Specialist (contract)
Ashton Design, Design Intern
National Geographic Television, Art and Animation Intern
US Army Research Laboratory, Graphics Apprentice
UMBC, Baltimore, MD
Bachelor's of Art, Major: Graphic Design, Minor: Art History, 2010

Montgomery College, Rockville, MD
Associate’s of Art, Major: Studio Art, 2007
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Animation, Branding & Identity, Data Visualization, Ideation, Prototyping, Responsive Design, SVG Graphics, Wireframing
Bootstrap, Drupal Theming, HTML5/CSS3, Git, JavaScript/jQuery, Prototyping, Responsive Development, SASS/LESS, Twig/Templating
Basecamp/JIRA/Trello, Content Administration, Copy Jujitsu, Client Relationships, Documentation, Project Management, Proposals, Technical Writing
2009 - UMBC Senior Exit Exhibition - Best Graphic Design Award
2009 - UMBC Senior Exit Exhibition - CADVC Choice Award
2009 - UMBC University Research And Creative Achievement Day - URCAD Selected Poster