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, exceptional time management skills. Dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Accomplished with 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, book design, marketing kits, logos, identity programs, brochures, annual reports, sales aids, presentation books, proposals, graphics animations, and illustrations, for a broad range of corporate firms, associations, advertising agencies, and non-profit organizations.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2019
Book Design | “Les Fruits de la Souffrance”
Illustrated cover and back cover. Designed ninety pages book from concept to production.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER AND AUTHOR, Chicago, 2018
Book Design | “In the Mist of Fire” (Available on Amazon)
Wrote, illustrated, and designed seventy pages children’s books from concept to production.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2010-2017
Rooney, Rippie and Ratnaswamy | Law Firm
Collaborated with the 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 Androids.
PRODUCTION DESIGNER, Chicago, 2015
American Association for Individual Investors | Financial Institution
Produced five different publications and journals with a very fast turnaround. Recreated charts in Illustrator from Excel. Supervised consistency through all publications.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2013
Chicago Creative Group | Design Agency
Managed and coordinated graphic design projects from concept to completion.
Worked closely with clients to create a vision, conceive designs and consistently meet
deadlines and requirements.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2012
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, 2010-2011
Café Valandra | Restauration
Designed marketing materials for a start-up company including menus, folders, flyers, logos
and business cards.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2006-2010
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 teams to develop brochures, sales aids, and advertising. Effectively build, motivated, and directed design production, team members.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2014 | Taproot Foundation
IMAN | Non-profit Organization
Translated subject matter into a concrete design for newsletters, promotional materials,
and sales collateral.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Chicago, 2014
Shriver Center | Non-profit Organization | Taproot Foundation
Designed marketing materials.
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)