Creative Director

Cupertino, CA
August 2022–October 2023

Art Director

Dino Marketing Group
Chicago, IL
March 2016-August 2022

Art Director & Web Developer

Chicago Magazine
Chicago, IL
January 2011–March 2016

Graphic Designer

Chicago Tribune Company (CPC Division)
Oak Brook, IL
July 2007–January 2011

Graphics Editor

The Daily Iowan
Iowa City, IA
June 2004–May 2007

Formal Training

Bachelor Fine Arts in Graphic Design

(Deans List in school of Art and Art History)

Developmental Achievements

• Ascend’s advanced Photoshop certified.
Ascend’s advanced Web Development 2x certified.

• Recieved the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Gold Award of Excellence in sculpture. Honored at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. Only five were honored of approximately 250,000 entries. Congratulated by Laura Bush and the work was exhibited in the New York Museum of Art and the Washington D.C. Corcoran Gallery of Art.

• During tenure Daily Iowan received the Associated College Press Pacemaker Award for journalism, the University of Iowa refers to the award as the Pullitzer Prize for College Journalism. My contribution was creating designs and pagination following the devastation of an Iowa City Tornado that destroyed the campus in 2006. Click here for the coverage.