~ Areas of Expertise, including but not limited to:

  • Kind, Intuitive, Committed and Service Oriented People Skills
  • HTML, CSS, PHP, and SQL
  • Adobe Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat
  • Microsoft Word, Office and Excel
  • Google Drive, Docs, Calendar, and email configuration
  • Designing an efficient, user friendly information architecture
  • Creating an effective, aesthetically pleasing, and user friendly interface design
  • Implementing a Content Management System using Drupal.
  • Scanning and Optimizing Images, File Compression and Load time evaluation
  • Extensive experience doing digital Graphic Design. Click Here for examples.
  • Search Engine Optimization

~ Experience:

2004 to Present:  Freelance web designer for local non-profits and small businesses, including:

~ Education:

2006 to 2009:  Graduated with honors from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh's Web Diploma program.                            ~ Transcript available upon request.
                           ~ Studied with renowned web designers such as James Gonzalez.

1990 to 1993:  Maryland Institute, College of Art (MICA) BFA Program
                           ~ Majored in General Sculptural Studies.

~ Employment:

*References available upon request.

2010 to Present:  Freelance Web & Graphic Design Independent Contractor for clients listed above.

2004 to Present:  The Natural Market ~ Assistant Manager.

2007 to 2008:  Was hired as a temporary employee to work at the Baltimore Museum of Art.
                        ~ Worked two separate jobs there:
                        1. At the box office selling tickets to an outstanding show, Matisse, Painter as Sculptor.
                        2. Filled in as Administrative Assistant to the Contemporary Art Curator.

1999 to 2009:  Child-Care Provider ~ Provided full-time child-care to multiple families.
                            *Relevance: Highly trustworthy and reliable.

1993 to 1998:  The OK Natural - Full-time retail / customer service associate for another local health                          food store. The last year and a half there was spent as the General Manager.

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