Resume


Education

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

To Be Conferred June 2015

Bachelor of Science in Graphic Communication

Concentration in Design Reproduction Technology, Minor in Industrial Technology: Packaging

Cumulative Cal Poly GPA 3.813

Presidents List 2011-2012, 2012-2013

Deans List Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2014

Related Experience

Sales Manager, University Graphic Systems | June 2014 – Present

San Luis Obispo, California

Established strategies to develop and maintain a client base. Managed financial accounts by processing customer adjustments, creating quotes and invoices for all commercial orders. Hired, trained, and assigned quarterly projects to a team of sales interns. Held office hours daily to assist with managing UGS Print and Copy, and managerial duties. Extended a range of sales by creating professional partnerships with local businesses, and on-campus affiliates. Tracked financial statements to ensure growth and expansion within specific departments such as specialty printing sheetfed, and web offset.

UI Design Intern, VSP | June 2014 – September 2014

Rancho Cordova, California

Worked in an agile scrum environment with assigned teams to provide user interface designs for internal applications. Helped design simple and easy to use web applications with improved navigation and usability. Deliverables included wireframes, mockups and basic Twitter Bootstrap templates.

Freelance Designer, Kombucha Couture | May 2014 – September 2014

Davis, California

Improved UI and accessibility of Kombucha Couture for fashion designer, Sacha Laurin. Also assisted with color palettes, inspiration and test shoots in preparation for Paris Fashion Week 2015.

Prototype Testing & Intellectual Property Intern, The Stop at VSP
| June 2013 – June 2014

Sacramento, California

Tested and provided feedback on prototypes in vision care for potential markets of over 60 million users. Provided user experience partner testing for Google Glass Version 1. Conducted extensive patent searches on International and domestic companies for potential acquisitions and merges.

Student Assistant, Office of the Registrar | January 2011 – June 2014

San Luis Obispo, California

Assisted students, faculty, staff, alumni, and investigators with various confidential tasks relating to registration, scheduling and student affairs. Re-designed official letterhead and records’ forms for the Office of the Registrar Records and Evaluations unit using Adobe Creative Suites.

Advertising Intern, Renaissance Salon & Boutique | January 2011 – May 2013

San Luis Obispo, California

Designed, received competitive local quotes and printed all media and marketing collateral for promotional events and specials for Renaissance Salon & Boutique.

Freelance Designer, Stombler Landscape | June 2012 – September 2013

Davis, California

Developed a brand identity beginning with logo, business card and website for Stombler Landscape. Created a custom website for Stombler Landscape, including all original photographs and headers. To view, please visit Stomblerlandscape.com.

Awards & Recognition

Tag and Label Manufacturing Institute Scholarschip (TLMI) | May 2014 – May 2015
Flint Technical Writing Competition For Undergraduate Students (2nd Place) | May 2014
Flexography Association Scholarship, FTA | September 2013 – June 2014
National Award of Excellence, Walsworth Publishing Company | May 2011
'Blue and 'White' Award, Davis Senior High | June 2011

Leadership

College of Liberal Arts Ambassadors, Cal Poly | January 2011 – Present
Executive Board, College of Liberal Arts Ambassadors, Cal Poly | January 2012 – January 2013
Senior Editor-in-Chief 'Blue & White' Yearbook | September – June 2009 – 2010, 2010 – 2011
Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority | September 2011 – Present

Technical & Applied Skills

  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3
  • Bootstrap 3
  • Adobe Creative Suites
  • Digital Photography
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Digital Prepress
  • File Preparation
  • Patentability Searches
  • Analytical Research
  • FileMaker Pro
  • Sale & Customer Service