Career summary—Creative industry veteran with over a decade of experience collaborating with copywriters, designers, creative directors, media teams, technologists, and photographers to create brands, campaigns and digital experiences that delight and move people.
Senior Designer, January 2015 – Present
ThinkArgus, Boston, MA
Art directs and designs agency projects for both print and digital with a strong focus on strategy and execution.
Creative and IA/UX lead on all digital projects.
Writes, designs, and participates in new business pitches and creative presentations.
Rebuilt IA/UX workflow from the ground up.
Creative Director, October 2012 – December 2014
MESH Interactive Agency
Directed and mentored creative team of designers and illustrators
on all agency projects.
Designed UI/UX and established art direction for top agency clients.
Lead creative presentations to clients and prospects.
Served as part of agency senior management team, making strategic
and financial decisions for direction of the agency.
Senior Interactive Designer, April 2011 – October 2012
MESH Interactive Agency, Manchester, NH/Boston, MA
Designed core creative of all client projects and oversaw full brand development of deliverables.
Communicated project objectives to mid-level and junior design team.
Worked with clients and team members to ensure sound branding/marketing strategy, search engine optimization, and social media integration were planned and executed on all projects.
Envisioned and implemented successful new creative workflow for agency.
Senior Graphic Designer, March 2008 – 2011
MarketReach, Inc. Nashua, NH
Responsible for the day-to-day management of design department and creative projects.
Produced and directed eye-catching, brand compliant creative designs for Fortune 500 agency clients in industries such as technology, healthcare, professional services and pharmaceuticals.
Attended meetings and conference calls with clients to develop strategic creative direction and timelines for projects.
Lead brainstorming sessions that produced creative concepts based on predetermined strategies.
Education—Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design, Keene State College, Keene, New Hampshire, May 2003. Dean’s List.
Additional experience in photography, image retouching, motion graphics, digital illustration and copywriting.