Design is my passion, and I love creating things in every media. If you need it, I can make it beautiful.
The internet is where I thrive. I have years of experience designing for the web and devices. I make designs that look good everywhere — I’m a responsive design expert!
I custom develop responsive and interactive websites. My code is compatible across all browsers and devices, as well as compliant with the current standards.
The most important thing in UI design is the end user. The needs, wants, habits and limitations of the end user are foremost in my design process.
I currently work as a Front End Web Designer for an exciting company in the Tampa Bay Area. I work with design and code every day in order to make things look fantastic and work flawlessly.
I also freelance! (moonlighter, yeah!)
I love what I do, and I do it well. I bring my passion and integrity with me on every job I take.
Dec 2013 — Present Responsibilities include: Working on a large variety of web design and front end development projects for enterprise level clientele.
Oct 2012 — Dec 2013 User Interface Lead for a software development company that concentrates on producing enterprise level software and applications. Responsibilities include: Leadership of individuals and teams, interface design and review, extensive front-end development on enterprise level projects & setting and holding the visual standards of all projects and products created.
2007 — Present Working with a plethora of different clients with a multitude of needs ranging from print design, logo & branding, web /UI / UX design & architecture, web development, & design for various device medias.
2010 — 2012 Inhouse web design and developer for the IBA. Responsibilities included: spearheading a multitude of projects concentration on the interfaces and user experiences of international web projects within the BodyTalk community, designing both print & web collateral & frontend web development.
Bachelors of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
Minor in Asian Studies
Achievements: [Magna Cum Laude] [BFA program]
Studies in Japanese Language and Culture
Achievements: [ATJ Bridging Scholarship Recipient] [Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Recipient] [JASSO Scholarship Recipient]
Associate in Applied Science in Computer Graphics; Graphic Design
Achievements: [Presidents list] [Honors Society] [Phi Theta Kappa] [Scholarship recipient] [Graduated with High Honors]
Photoshop: Expert | Illustrator: Expert | InDesign: Expert | Flash: Advanced | General Knowledge in Adobe Suite: Expert
Wordpress | Bootstrap | Visual Studio | TFS | ActionScript | Quark | Bridge | Fireworks | CMS Systems | AfterEffects | Premier | Acrobat | Subversion