maker of ads and bad jokes.

RESUME

RESUME

EDUCATION

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS | 2013-2018
Communication Design Major
Concentration in Art Direction and Graphic Design
Kutztown University Advertising Award Nominee 


AWARDS

LEHIGH VALLEY HACKATHON
1ST PLACE

YOUNGSHITS BRIEF
2ND PLACE

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY ADVERTISING DESIGN AWARD
NOMINEE

MILLER GALLERY BEST OF 2018
FEATURED DESIGNER


DESIGN GIGS

HANLON CREATIVE
LANSDALE, PENNSYLVANIA | NOVEMBER, 2018-CURRENT
FREELANCE ART DIRECTOR

RED TETTEMER O'CONNEL AND PARTNERS
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA | MARCH 2018-PRESENT
DESIGN INTERN Cranked out work for Dick's Sporting Goods, Deitz and Watson, Reyka, Craftsman, Unreal Snacks, and more. The speed and quality of my work within Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator increased substantially.

HANLON CREATIVE
LANSDALE, PENNSYLVANIA | WINTER 2017/2018
DESIGN INTERN Worked closely with the designers and art directors and was introduced to a server. Learned about workflow and picked up many skills and shortcuts within Adobe Photoshop and Indesign.

HER CAMPUS
KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA | 2017-2018
DESIGNER Was brought onto the team to not only rebrand the chapter, but also knock out event posters and graphics for use on social media and display campus wide.

ESSENCE FINE ARTS AND LITERARY MAGAZINE
KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA | 2017-2018
ART DIRECTOR / DESIGNER Brought to production a 34-page magazine of juried art and literature. I was also given the honor of creating things for fundraisers: buttons, bookmarks, other fun stuff that college kids will spend their last few bucks on.

RIVER HOUSE BAR & GRILL
MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA | 2014-2018
BARTENDER / DESIGNER / EVENT COORDINATOR  Begged for a job here at age 16. As time went on, my responsibilities went from slinging drinks to coordinating events and designing ads for big and flashy parties. I have photographed events, products and guests. My posts were designed for sponsored social media advertisements.

HERE WITH HEROES
MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA | MAY 2018
BARTENDER / DESIGNER / EVENT COORDINATOR   Paired River House Bar & Grill with Harley Davidson of the Susquehanna Valley and put together a 164-person bike ride and a 300+ person post-ride event. Designed t-shirts. They sold out and were put on back order. We raised a total of about $32,000 for the heroes.


SIDE HUSTLE

CONGRATULATIONS TO ME FOR 10 YEARS IN CUSTOMER SERVICE. YAY.

RIVER HOUSE BAR & GRILL
MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA | MAY 2018
BARTENDER

THE WORLD FAMOUS PIKE CAFE
READING, PENNSYLVANIA | MAY 2018
BARTENDER

K’TOWN PUB
KUTZTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA | 2017-2018
BARTENDER