About

OVERVIEW

I have been working in the area of graphic design and publishing since 2001 and have held many positions in the field, such as Art Director for a small book publisher, Marketing Manager and Graphic Artist for an educational not-for-profit organization and Production Manager for a large advertising agency. Some projects have included proofreading and formatting a major book publication, “Atlas of Science” (Börner, 2010); creating posters and data visualizations that were displayed at the National Iinstitutes of Health, U.S. Department of Agriculture, University of Florida, Cornell University, Ponce School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Washington University, The Scripps Research Institute and Indiana University; data visualizations were published in Science and submitted for publication in Nature. I have experience in a plethora of areas, including print design, publishing, web design, marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), project and team management and print/promotional buying.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Software: Adobe Creative Suite, Macromedia Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite
Languages: CSS, HTML, PHP
Databases: MySQL, Access
Web Content Management Systems (CMS): Django, Expression Engine, Joomla, WordPress

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Assisted in the formatting/proofreading of the “Atlas of Science” (Börner, 2010).
  • Created posters and data visualizations that were displayed at the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Agriculture, University of Florida, Cornell University, Ponce School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Washington University, the Scripps Research Institute, and Indiana University
  • Visualizations were published in Science and submitted for publication in Nature
  • Co-designed 2 award-winning American Advertising “Addy” Awards for email designs
  • Product Developer for an education-based dot-com organization
  • Marketing & Design Consultant for a public sector applications developer