Experience

TelePharm
Interaction Designer
Iowa City, IA July 2014 through present
Responsible for the front-end design and execution for the TelePharm software suite.

National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Graduate Assistant
Champaign, IL Jan 2013 – July 2014
Designed the 2014 Blue Waters annual report, as well as spreads for the NCSA’s semiannual magazine. Also helped code their new website, responsible primarily for the CSS and javascript.

Figure One Gallery
Graduate Assistant
Champaign, IL August 2012 – May 2014
Helped install shows for the art gallery, including producing and installing vinyl. Was responsible for the design of all of Figure One’s promotional materials, and the maintenance of their website.

Ninth Letter
Graphic Designer
Champaign, IL August 2011 – May 2012
Worked on production of the Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 issues of the award-winning literary journal. Designed patterns, worked on the cover and poetry section, and other design and idea contributions.

Trittenhaus Design
Design Intern
DeKalb, IL Summer 2011.
Worked on various design projects including logos, brochures, web pages, and other promotional materials.

Kishwaukee Community Hospital
Marketing Department Intern
DeKalb, IL Summer 2011.
Made promotional materials for hospital events
and services.

WebGirl Consulting
Design Intern
DeKalb, IL Summer 2009.
Made brochures and web mock-ups.

Freelance
2008 through 2011
Made floor plans and web mock-ups for various friends and businesses.

Education

MFA in Graphic Design
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014.

BFA in Graphic Design
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
with a focus in Psychology, 2012.
Cumulative GPA: 3.8

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite
Illustration
User Experience / User-Centered Design
Data Visualization
HTML and CSS
Javascript/jQuery
Processing
Wordpress
Basic PHP
Basic Flash
Basic After Effects
Screen printing
Vinyl cutting and installation
Book binding
Microsoft Office and  Open Office suites
Digital photography and photo editing
Proficient with both Windows and Mac

Honors

Dean’s List
Fall 2009, Fall 2010, and Spring 2011
(GPA above 3.79 and in top 20% of class)

Member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society