Resume

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Experience

Design Experience

Biggest Achievement: R1Soft FAQ page, my most versatile and creative design that has been implemented on a company’s live website

Freelance: March 2016 – Present

  • Learned that the toughest critic is myself
  • Designed webpage variations for a brand based on distinct content and formats
  • Worked with clients to interpret their desires and transform them into visual designs

Continuum Managed Services: September 2015 – August 2016

  • Member of a cohesive design team for larger projects, owned smaller projects
  • Performed research and designed with logic to create better aesthetic solutions
  • Learned to design for a strong brand
  • Designed for content, designed for ideas without existing content
  • Learned to make decisions quickly and work efficiently to meet deadlines

Development Experience

Biggest Achievement: This website, my most extensive project built from scratch that has strengthened my coding abilities

Freelance: March 2016 – Present

  • Grew my development skills through hands-on experience writing HTML and CSS
  • Learned throughout the writing process by researching code out of my scope and adapting it for various purposes

Continuum Managed Services: September 2015 – August 2016

  • Transitioned fluidly between the design and development teams
  • Developed media queries for effective responsive designs
  • Learned to develop for an existing design
  • Adapted existing code for various purposes and designs
  • Problem-solved through debugging existing code

Experience

Design Experience

Biggest Achievement: R1Soft FAQ page, my most versatile and creative design that has been implemented on a company’s live website

Freelance: March 2016 – Present

  • Learned that the toughest critic is myself
  • Designed webpage variations for a brand based on distinct content and formats
  • Worked with clients to interpret their desires and transform them into visual designs

Continuum Managed Services: September 2015 – August 2016

  • Member of a cohesive design team for larger projects, owned smaller projects
  • Performed research and designed with logic to create better aesthetic solutions
  • Learned to design for a strong brand
  • Designed for content, designed for ideas without existing content
  • Learned to make decisions quickly and work efficiently to meet deadlines

Development Experience

Biggest Achievement: This website, my most extensive project built from scratch that has strengthened my coding abilities

Freelance: March 2016 – Present

  • Grew my development skills through hands-on experience writing HTML and CSS
  • Learned throughout the writing process by researching code out of my scope and adapting it for various purposes

Continuum Managed Services: September 2015 – August 2016

  • Transitioned fluidly between the design and development teams
  • Developed media queries for effective responsive designs
  • Learned to develop for an existing design
  • Adapted existing code for various purposes and designs
  • Problem-solved through debugging existing code

Skillset

Collections

Collections

Adobe Creative Suite

Microsoft Office

Languages

Languages

HTML

CSS

Some JavaScript

Some SQL

Interfaces

Interfaces

Expression Web

HubSpot

GoDaddy

Interpersonal

Interpersonal

Retail Sales

Event Planning

Education

Bentley University 2017

B.S. in Information Design and Corporate Communication

Concentration in User Experience and Web Design

Minor in Computer Information Systems

Combining the arts with the power of a business education

Communications High School 2013

Honors academy focusing on various realms of the communications industry

Experience with effective speaking, visual arts, photojournalism, and e-commerce

Coursework

User Interface Design

Implementation of the design process

Web Design

Page layout, branding, user experience

Environmental Graphic Design

Wayfinding

Visual Communication

Typography, color, print design

World Wide Web

Reading and writing programming languages

Database Management Systems

Database modeling and SQL

Creative Marketing

Creativity and its importance in business

Advertising

Design, content, and delivery of advertisements