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TiER1 Performance — Creative Strategist & Talent Lead

August 2015 – Present Medium sized firm focused on helping improve the performance of organizations by improving the performance of their people. Work to help clients build happier, healthier, more educated employees through a blend of creative, engaging, and compelling solutions including e-learning, infographics, game-based learning, video, interactive experiences and solution branding. In addition to being a creative strategist, I also function as a Talent Lead  for the creative team and actively participate in recruiting.

My Specialties:
Creative Strategy, Art Direction, and UI/UX

 

Miami University — Adjunct Professor

September 2019 – May 2020 UX: Design & Prototyping | ART 352 &354. Covering the basics of UX, UI, and related topics.

Teaching UX/UI fundamentals to Communication Design majors covering topics from UX basics, wireframing, site maps, persona development, color contrast accessibility, and UI with a focus in Adobe XD. Teaching onsite and remotely.

 

POSSIBLE — Senior Art Director

August 2004 – August 2015 (formerly Bridge Worldwide) Associate Designer to Senior Art Director positions at POSSIBLE, a global agency that creates meaningful and measurable interactive marketing. The firm develops solutions across the full range of digital media including mobile, Web, television, digital-out-of-home, tablet, touch, online advertising and social media, bringing technology and creativity together in new ways that drive consumer interest and business growth.

Possible’s clients include P&G, Dell, Microsoft, Target, Starwood Hotels, AT&T, Samsung, BBC, ConAgra Foods, Google, NBCUniversal, Nokia, Orange, Abbott Nutrition, J.M. Smucker, Ingram Micro and Dow Corning and General Mills.

My Specialties:
Site Design and Structuring, Content Development, Strategic Planning, Social Strategy, Photography Direction, and User Experience Development

 

FS Creations, Inc.Co-op Designer

September 2003 – December 2003 Small firm specializing in innovative solutions to help energize, engage and assess students in learning. Assisted with the concepting, design and implementation of website designs and site updates.

Walmart.comCo-op Designer

March 2003 – June 2003 Large retail website. Worked in a team environment in the design department. Assisted with the design and production of online marketing vehicles, including emails, banners and site updates.

d3, Inc. — Co-op Designer

June 2002 – December 2002 Small design firm specializing in print, web and branding applications. Assisted with the initial concepting, design, design variations and implementation of printed collateral materials. Coordinated projects between clients and vendors while supervising press checks. Company is now Spur Communications, Kansas City, Missouri.

Exhibitgroup/GiltspurCo-op Designer

June 2001 – December 2001 Large exhibit design firm. Assisted with initial exhibit graphics conception, design, implementation and graphics inventory on a daily basis.