Resume

QUALIFICATIONS

Experienced graphic designer with ten years of comprehensive experience. Fluent in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Acrobat Pro, WordPress, Hootsuite, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram. Hardworking, creative, goal-oriented, independent, organized with attention to detail. Strong work ethic to meet deadlines and fun-loving personality to work effectively with others.


EXPERIENCE

November 2017 – present Communications Manager, United Leukodystrophy Foundation

  •   content organization and social media strategy
  •   print design
  •   brand management

May 2005 – present Freelance Designer, Tatum Glas Design

  •   website design, search engine optimization, content organization
  •   print design
  •   brand management

May 2007 – June 2017 Website & Digital Marketing Specialist, Northwestern Medicine KishHealth

  •   website design, search engine optimization, content organization
  •   print design
  •   project management and event promotion
  •   social media campaign strategy
  •   internal and external brand management
  •  online reputation management

May 2005 – May 2008 Graphic Designer, American Marketing & Publishing

  •   print design
  •   special projects

AWARDS from the Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing & PR

2013

  •   Fund Raising: Award of Excellence, KishHealth System Formal Affair
  •   Integrated Marketing Campaign: Award of Excellence, One Life Campaign
  •   Logo Design: Award of Excellence, One Life Campaign

2014

  •   Corporate Identity/Brand Management: Award of Merit, KishHealth System Rebranding
  •   E-Marketing & Social Networking: Award of Merit, Elf on a Shelf Adventure
  •   Fund Raising: Award of Excellence, KishHealth System Formal Affair
  •   Special Event: Honorable Mention, Valley West Hospital Expansion
  •   Website Design/Development: Award of Merit, kishhealth.org

2015

  •   Advertising Campaign: Award of Merit, Medical Home
  •   Community Outreach: Award of Excellence, This One’s For The Girls
  •   Networking: Award of Merit, KishHealth System E-Newsletters
  •   Fund Raising: Award of Merit, KishHealth System Formal Affair
  •   Marketing on a Shoestring Budget: Award of Merit, Artisan Market

2016

  •   Annual Report: Honorable Mention, KishHealth System Annual Report 2014/2015
  •   Corporate Identity/Brand Management/Logo Design: Award of Merit,
    KishHealth System Community Health Network Bike to Church Logo
  •   Fund Raising: Award of Excellence, 2015 KishHealth Foundation Twilight Garden Party
  •   Integrated Marketing Campaign: Award of Excellence, What’s Your Because?
  •   Special Event: Honorable Mention, Dinner Discussions for your Health

EDUCATION

2016 The Newhouse-HootSuite Advanced Social Media Strategy Certificate

2008 Bachelor of Arts: Visual Communication, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

2005 Associate of Arts: Art, Kishwaukee College, Malta, IL

 


REFERENCES

Theresa Komitas, 815.739.6541
Director of Marketing & PR, Oswego Community Unit School District 308

Michael Kokott, 815.762.2121
VP of Operations, Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee and Valley West Hospitals

Noah Nordbrock, 815.901.1181
Director of Marketing, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Becky Cassie, 815.739.0423
Freelance Designer

Matt Rinehart, 309.264.8521
Design Manager, American Marketing & Publishing