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Columbus, Ohio

Expected May 2017

GPA 3.817

The Ohio State University

Bachelor of Science in Design      Visual Communication Design

EDUCATION
DESIGN EXPERIENCE

Freelance Designer | Chek Creative, LLC

May 2017 - Present

 

• Responsible for creating and defining the corporate identity for Chek Creative, LLC, including logotype creation, web standards, and social media strategy.

Student Design Intern | The Ohio State University Athletics 

August 2016 – May 2017

 

• Developed dynamic and interesting collateral for various Ohio State varsity sports teams, both on-brand and within strict time constraints.

 

Brand Communications Intern | Chute Gerdeman (Columbus, OH)

May 2016 – August 2016

 

• Supported full-time designers by completing tasks such as photoshopping renderings, building slide decks, and completing research-oriented tasks.

• Completed a comprehensive study and execution of the brand, and spacial representation of it, for BHM Certified Public Accountants. This project involved defining look/feel, designing graphics, and presenting to Executive Management of both Chute Gerdeman and BHM CPA.

Student Design Intern | The Ohio State University Office of Student Life

January 2015 – May 2016

 

• Created unique and inspiring collateral for various clients within Ohio State's Student Life, Dining department. 

• Self-directed design process, as well as client interactions/meetings, and design updates. 

                    

Publicity Designer | The Ohio State University Department of Theatre

July 2015 – December 2015

 

• Sole designer in charge of the design/marketing for the Department of Theatre's, An Enemy of the People.

• Participated as an active member of the team during production meetings, where work was presented and discussed. 

 

Freelance Designer | NASA

July 2015

 

• Designed the official patch being used on the NASA PowerCell mission.

  https://www.nasa.gov/centers/ames/engineering/projects/powercell

RELEVANT INVOLVEMENT

Director, Marketing & Communications | Student Philanthropy Council

May 2016 – May 2017

 

• Lead the Marketing & Communications committee to establish the Student Philanthropy Council brand. 

• Create all educational and promotional materials to externally promote all events and initiatives of the organization.

Team Captain | BuckeyeThon

May 2015 – February 2017

 

• Responsible for recruiting 50 team members and helped them fundraise towards a goal of $13,000 in the 2015-2016 year. 

• Planned and executed many fundraising events, such as a Skill Auction, for team members to use as a fundraising resource.

AWARDS