Expertise in graphic design from concept to production in both print and digital fields. Talent for conceptualizing creative solutions to achieve clients' strategic business goals. Excellent collaborative and interpersonal skills. Dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Accomplished at effective time management and multitasking, bring completion to time sensitive projects well within deadlines. Solid background in typography. Driven and dependable. Creative, detail-oriented and organized. Native French speaker.
Assignments have included mobile applications, advertisements, infographics, logos, identity programs, brochures, annual reports, sales aids, presentation books, proposals, and illustrations, for a broad range of corporate firms, associations, advertising agencies and non-profit organizations.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2010-2017
Rooney, Rippie, and Ratnaswamy | Law Firm
Collaborated with creative team to design and produce computer-generated artwork for marketing and promotional materials.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2016
InTouch Solutions | Pharmaceutical Marketing Agency
Built applications for mobile devices.
PRODUCTION DESIGNER, Chicago, 2015 | Financial Institution
Produced five different publications and journals with very fast turnaround. Recreated charts in Illustrator from Excel. Supervised consistency through all publications.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2014 | Volunteer (Taproot Foundation)
IMAN | Non-profit Organization
Translated subject matter into concrete design for newsletters, promotional materials,
and sales collateral.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2014
Shriver Center | Non-profit Organization | Volunteer (Taproot Foundation)
Designed marketing materials.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2013
Chicago Creative Group | Design Agency
Managed and coordinated graphic design projects from concept through completion.
Worked closely with clients to create a vision, conceive designs and consistently meet
deadlines and requirements.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2010
Café Valandra | Restauration
Designed marketing materials for a start-up company including menus, folders, flyers, logos
and business cards.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2009
Regional Transportation Authority | Government Entity
Participated in production of print and promotional items for key clients under the direction
of the Marketing Department.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2006-2008
Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms | Non-profit Organization
Supervised production designers. Designed brochures, proposals, and annual reports.
Participated in branding projects.
ART DIRECTOR, Chicago, 2003-2006
Corbett Accel Healthcare Group | Pharmaceutical Marketing Agency
Worked with creative directors, copywriting partners and account services team to develop brochures, sales aids, and advertising. Effectively build, motivated and directed design production team members.
Columbia College, Chicago
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Major: Graphic Design
Roosevelt University, Chicago
Degree: Continued Studies
Major: Fine Art
Assas University, Paris, France
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Civil Law
SKILLS Mac | PC
Winner of three design competitions
Artisan (T-Shirt design) | Buzz Boxx Advertising (Logo) | Hotel Sofitel International (Illustration)