Freelance | 2011 - present
I have worked on a variety of independent and commercial projects, focusing on brand identity and logo design, as well as animation for feature-length documentaries. Additionally, I have conceived the campaigns for international brands including Nike, Dr. Pepper, The NFL, and Motorola. Further, I illustrated and concepted “The Catalogue of Extraordinary Beings” (a book on archetypes) and continue to work on various independent and collaborative artistic projects.
Sol Design FX | Creative | Chicago, IL | 2008-2011
Worked closely with a wide range of clients on motion graphics, design, and concepts using various media and tools. Assisted in the direction of shoots involving both products and talent.
Digital Kitchen | Intern | Chicago, IL | 2007
Worked on design, illustration, and animation projects. Worked closely with artists on projects, shoots, and production.
Visual Resources Design Team | Designer | Mke, WI | 2006-2007
Worked as a graphic designer and illustrator for the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design’s in-house design firm. There I maintained tight deadlines and expressed clients’ visual identity through design, motion, and illustration.
Freelance | 2007 - 2008
Worked for a variety of clients creating brand identity, illustrations for campaigns and posters, as well as animations for sporting events in the city of Milwaukee, WI.
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design | 2008
BFA in IllustrationMinor in Communication Design
Academically honored on the President’s List
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Acrobat Professional
Mac and PC platforms
Final Cut Pro
Motion & Print Design
Traditional media and image creation