Illustrator. Web designer. Aspiring game developer. Billie Holiday superfan. Steadfast supporter of the Oxford Comma.
I spend my days with the creative team at Digital River, building epic websites and attention-grabbing graphics for ecommerce clients. I moonlight as an amateur game designer and spend copious amounts of time with my face in my cat's tummy. I love to talk shop, so send me a note if you'd like to propose a project, ask a question, or suggest a videogame for me to play.
Photoshop - photo editing
Illustrator - design/illustration
InDesign - design/layout
Final Cut Pro - video editing
Animate (Flash) - animation
SiteGrinder - website building
Maya - 3D modeling
Blender - 3D modeling
Unity - game engine
Microsoft Office Suite - word processing and presentation
Audacity - audio editing
Audition - audio editing
Main Areas of Expertise
"She is a proactive partner who always keeps her clients' best interests in mind. Going above and beyond, she takes the time to understand not only their style guides, but the personality of their brand."
- K. Christensen, Dir. of Creative Services, Digital River
"Great quality, on schedule and on budget. Isn’t that what true artisans aspire to do?"
- P. Hambelton, WW Demand Gen. Manager, Nuance
Digital River - Minneapolis, MN eCommerce Company
Position - Creative Designer
Spring 2016 - Present
Archetype - Bloomington, MN Sign Printing Company
Position - Print Technician
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
Designed attention-grabbing graphics for web, print, and digital media while adhering to client styleguides and expectations.
Crafted innovative ecommerce web designs that prioritized function, encouraged conversion, and delighted users with a modern look and feel.
Evaluated clients' website UX and UI, then proposed project timelines and implemented best-practice web designs in order to improve site performance.
Prepared digital files for print and plotting in order to create high quality signage for clients.
Operated digital and offset printing presses, coordinated with multiple departments to create complex dimensional structures, and performed multiple tasks for different projects under aggressive timelines.
Optimized digital files for print and vinyl applications.
St. Olaf College - Northfield, MN Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art and English
GPA - 3.81 (Magna Cum Laude)