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Resume | Clients + Employers + Skills + Education 

Professional Graphic Designer Since 2001


Client List

American Red Cross
Daimler Truck Financial
Equinix
Pivotal
Agency.com
Hyundai Capital America
Freeborders
Consolidated Metco (ConMet) 
Media Matters SF
Rains | Birchard Marketing
Beall Corporation
Curtis Capital Group
Hyundai Motor Finance
Symbio
Expat Sandwich
Modern-Day Nomads
Belfast Burger Co.
Coon Lam Design
Glucolift
Haus of Reed
Mangum Consulting
Greenplum
Sequel Communications
RISD Writing Center
Hallco Industries, Inc. 
The Maiden Foundry
VendScreen, Inc.
New Zealand Pump Company
Vanity LLC.
Omeg Family Orchards
CenterPointe Community Bank
Mike's Midget Whites
Kia Motors Finance
Lacamas Community Credit Union
High-Purity Standards
WolfPK
Custom Interface, Inc. 
Cascadia International
Had a Few Beers
usability.de
Jack Ryan Homes
Northwest Surgical Hair Restoration
Escalate
GWN Consulting
The Creative Center
Young Germany
Michael Maiden Studios
Mike Omeg
Hear's the Answer
Highwaymen Rugby
Johnco Investments
EZ-Drain
Agsys Northwest
Eastside Axemen
Slipstream Research
Regence Life & Health Insurance Company
Astoria Golf & Country Club
BackCountry Western Design
The Franciscan Montessori Earth School
Resource Conservation Federal Credit Union
Devine Color
Jack's Prime Burgers & Shakes
Cannonball
Geoff Freeman
EMC
Agfa Direct
nSight
Annual Reviews (AR)
The Local - Germany

Employers

Full-Time
Zach Netzer Design: 2012—Present
Rains | Birchard Marketing: 2006—2012
American Red Cross: 2003—2006
The Maiden Foundry: 2001—2003

Part-Time + Contract
Agency.com
Sequel Communications
RISD Writing Center
WolfPK
The Creative Center
Beall Corporation


Software

Adobe CC
InDesign
Illustrator
Photoshop
Dreamweaver
Flash
AfterEffects
Acrobat

Content Management Systems (CMS)
Squarespace
WordPress
Dropbox
Google Drive
GoDaddy
CafePress

Microsoft Office
PowerPoint
Word
Excel

Coding Languages
HTML
CSS
SEO
PHP

Other
GarageBand
HandBrake
iMovie
WinX


Social Media

Facebook Pages + Ads
Twitter Ads
Crowdfire
DrumUp
WordPress
Google+
LinkedIn
Patreon
Instagram
Pinterest
Imgur
Reddit
Digg
Tumblr

Education

The Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Providence, Rhode Island
Class of 2001 — BFA Graphic Design


Additional Skills + Experience

Blogging + Social Media
Successfully attracted over 200,000+ Likes, Follows and Subscriptions by writing and designing original content for deadline-based articles and ongoing social media campaigns with special attention given to search engine optimization (SEO)

Published Author

  • Sepsis, published by Soundings Review
  • Transitional Branding Guidelines, published by Equinix
  • Derailing the Train, published by Young Germany


Copywriting + Editing
Generating original copy for advertisements, articles, websites and more — Refining and improving existing copy for consistency, voice, grammar and punctuation 

German Language
B2-Level (Working professional fluency)
Language Schools:

  • VHS Hannover
  • Bildungsverein
  • ABC Multilingua

Language Programs:

  • Mango Languages Deutsch
  • Duolongo Deutsch


Fine Art
Hand-drawn illustration
Digital illustration
Sculpture
Printmaking
Photography

Video + Animation
AfterEffects
Flash
Keynote
PowerPoint
Hand-drawn animation
Animated .gifs

    Music
    Percussion (Traditional Drum Kit)
    Digital Soundtrack Design

    American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
    Member: 2003—Present
    Featured Guest: Portland Round Table

    English Language
    Writing Consultant: Comenius Project (Erasmus+)
    Konya, Turkey

    Young Musicians & Artists, Board of Directors
    Member: 2007—2010