EDUCATION

BFA In Graphic Design Graphic Design & Illustration
Western Illinois University
2021 - 2023
I plan to complete my Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design after transferring to WIU in the Fall of 2021.

Associate of Arts Graphic Design
Waubonsee Community College
2019 - 2021


EXPERIENCE

Graphic Designer
New Song Community Church
Feb 2020 - Present (2 years 3 months)
Responsible for creating posters, flyers, business cards, and other print and digital media for the church. Also maintained the church's website updating the calendar for events and updating pages when necessary.


Project Manager & Graphic Designer
Philmont Scout Ranch
Cimarron, NM
May 2022 - Aug 2022 (3 months)
At Philmont I got the opportunity to re-design several exhibits in the Villa's museum using Illustrator and InDesign.
We spent several weeks of planning in June and from July 6th to August 8th I re-created all of our plans digitally and was successfully able to update nearly our entire gallery in just over a month.
Along with my other responsibilities I was also a tour guide of the Villa Philmonte 5 days a week with 4-5 tours per day. Tours were 1 hour long taking groups of between 1-24 people through a historical 28,000 sq ft. home.

Print Shop Associate
Office Max / Office Depot
Batavia, IL
Jul 2018 - Aug 2021 (3 years 1 month)
Worked on a variety of projects including business cards, posters and invitations. Some of my primary responsibilities were in assisting customers when setting up orders, maintaining and operating machines for production, and working with other associates to complete orders by the required deadlines.