A lifelong learner with a willingness to pass along my knowledge to others. An effective communicator by email, face to face, on the phone, and with body language and can apply these skills to creatively resolve conflict with positive results. A willingness to accept feedback making me an ideal candidate to work with both colleagues and clients in a variety of roles and in different circumstances. My openness affords every opportunity to succeed in challenging environments making me capable of adapting to new concepts and procedures quickly. I can effectively manage workloads and meet deadlines both within boundaries and changing priorities or if given free range on a project.
Adobe CC - Illustrator, Photoshop, inDesign, Acrobat, Dreamweaver
Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint
File preparation for output, Scanning, html, WordPress, Photography, UI/UX Design, Internet search platforms, Outlook Express, Invision, Mac/PC
Freelance Graphic Designer – Selected 2017 – 2019
Prince of Colour – print + design, Coquitlam, BC – Owner/Graphic Designer 2007 – 2013
Unico Print Media, Richmond, BC – Sales Manager/Print Specialist 2004 – 2007
Signware, Coquitlam, BC – Consumables Sales Representative 2001 – 2003
LaSalle College, Vancouver, BC – Formerly The Art Institute of Vancouver 2016 – 2017
Sandler Training, Burnaby, BC 2005 – present
Olds College, Olds, AB 1994 – 1997
Photography, oil painting, old school painted signage, gardening (vegetable and flower), wood working and pen making (for real ... it’s a thing).