Drake University

BFA Graphic Design, Minor in Drawing
Graduated Cum Laude | GPA 3.53

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Work Experience

Greater Des Moines Partnership

Digital Communications Manager
August 2013-Present

ACCO Unlimited Corporation

Graphic/Web Designer
January 2013-July 2013


Technical Writer
November 2012-January 2013

Downtown Community Alliance

Program Assistant
July 2012-November 2012

Des Moines Arts Festival®

Marketing and Design Intern
May 2012-July 2012

DUiN Magazine

Editor in Chief and Art Director
October 2010-May 2012

CBPA Office

Systems Administrator
September 2009-May 2012

Drake Actuarial Science Department

Student Assistant
September 2010-May 2012

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Freelance Graphic Design

Skywalk Golf Classic for The First Tee of Greater Des Moines

November 2013-February 2014

Skywalk Golf Classic for Kari Tindall

December 2012-February 2013

Elevate Property Management for Colin Hagan

March 2012-August 2012

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Adobe Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, Livecycle
Mircosoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, Publisher
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, Pinterest
Coding Langugages: HTML, CSS, C++, Javascript
Open Text Management System
Ephox Editor
Screen Printing
Single Color Offset Printing Press

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AIGA Iowa Board of Directors

Co-Programming Director
July 2013-Present

Des Moines Arts Festival

Merchandise Designer | Event Management Team
November 2012-Present

Gus Macker

Gus Buster
June 2006-June 2012

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Juror's Choice Award

41st Annual Juried Student Show
March 2012

AIGA Drake University Student Group

Co-President and Founder
October 2011-May 2012

Presidents List (4.0/4.0 GPA)

Drake University
Spring 2011, Fall 2011

Dean's List (GPA greater than 3.5/4.0)

Drake University
Fall 2009, Spring 2012

Presidential Scholarship

Drake University
Fall 2008-Spring 2012

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Graphic Design Honors

IFEA Awards

coming soon

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Art Group Exhibitions

ADAI Student Design Exhibition

April 2012

41st Annual Juried Student Show

Anderson Gallery
March 2012-April 2012

1st Bi-Annual Student Exhibition

Aliber Hall
February 2012-May 2012

The McAlister Project

Weeks Gallery
November 2011

The Painting Construction

Weeks Gallery
September 2011

Re-Imagining Shakespeare

Cowles Library Lobby
May 2011-July 2011

Graphic Design Time Capsule

Weeks Gallery
December 2010

Call and Response

Weeks Gallery
November 2010-December 2010

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