Skills

  • Six years of experience in the graphic and web design field

  • Expert knowledge in the Adobe Suite CC: Photoshop, inDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, and Axure RP7

  • Advanced skills in drawing, illustration, typography, photography and photo retouching

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, CMS platforms (Drupal, Wordpress and custom CMS systems), Mac OS and PC platforms


Work Experience

UX/UI Designer
Department of Web Communications, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
July 2014 – Present

  • Collaborates with a team of UI, UX and development professionals to design, develop and enhance a continuously evolving network of websites and web applications

  • Conducts quantitative and qualitative user research, such as surveys and interviews, to assist in recommending design solutions

  • Creates interactive sitemaps and wireframes, visual mockups and design prototypes

  • Aids in front-end development for websites and small web applications

  • Delivers and presents engaging, innovative and immersive websites and applications to the stakeholders


Web Designer
Department of Communications and Public Affairs, Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY    
January 2010 – July 2014

  • Responsible for the design of all major and minor aspects of the college website and micro-sites, including marketing campaigns, online applications and internal user interfaces

  • Work closely in a multi-faceted team setting to optimize user experience and address visual communication design problems

  • Design, implement and maintain college-related announcements for digital signage displays around campus

  • Implement designs using skills in HTML and CSS, and maintain content using CMS


Freelance Designer
Independent                              
December 2009 – Present

  • Designed for clients such as Jewish Federations of North America, DigiSight Technologies, FreshPet, Frontline Entertainment Agency, and Vogue Salon

  • Work with clients in small businesses & start ups to design and establish branding identities

  • Design branding materials and print collateral, including logos, business cards, flyers, and brochures

  • Help larger, established businesses in the upkeep of their brand standards and improve web presence


Education

Bachelor of Arts: Studio Art, Computer Art
State University of New York College at Oneonta, Oneonta, NY
2006 - 2009

  • Graduated with Honors (magna cum laude) with a GPA of 3.76                            

  • Dean's List, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society

  • Member of Alpha Phi Omega, national service fraternity

  • Teachers Assistant for Graphic Publication and Design, fall semester of 2009