Seasoned visual and brand designer with experience at early-stage startups as well as national brands.

 

SKILLS

Branding, Visual Identity, Design Research, Packaging, Typography, UX/UI Design, Web Design,  Publication Design, Print Production, Motion Design, Film Production, Print Production, Design Process, Design Strategy, Project Management, Advertising, Marketing, Ilustration, Html/CSS

illustrator  |  photoshop  |  after effects  |  indesign  |  dreamweaver  |  flash


EDUCATION

 

Western Washington University  |  2009-2014  |  Bachelor of Fine Arts |  Design BFA

Coursework included graphic design, branding, typography, print production, motion graphics, web design & development and design history. BFA workshops in video production and research presentations.  Minor in History.

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Program Information


EXPERIENCE

 

Independent Designer

Anna Gray Design - 2013 - Present

Operating an independent design practice for clients on the West Coast. Work to develop strategy and creative for brand development, environmental design, web design, and packaging.

 

 

Lead Visual Designer

Evelyn & Bobbie - October 2015 - March 2017

Responsible for all visual design for an early-stage apparel startup. Created the brand from scratch, worked on website UX and visual design, led efforts for Kickstarter and Pre-Sales campaign, and created all marketing assets. Partnered with the CEO on all investor materials including pitch decks for VC's and quarterly investor updates

Graphic Designer

Corbis - Seattle HQ - 2015

Executed a corporate rebrand with a focus on web and digital design. Worked on large scale ecommerce, print, editorial, and advertising projects.

 

UX Designer

Teague - Seattle HQ -  2014- 2015

Developed UI concepts, visual designs, and creative strategy for B/E, Panasonic, and Boeing.

 

 

Designer

Starbucks Global Creative - Seattle HQ - 2014

Developed seasonal concepts including store signage, promotional materials, package design, as well as illustrations for Starbucks' Emerging Brands Creative Team.

 

Design Intern

Toolhouse Inc. - Bellingham WA -  Summer 2013

Improved skills in responsive web design, wireframing, UX/UI for mobile device platforms while creating materials for client pitches, compiling research for competitor analysis and participating in client strategy sessions.