Resume

Education

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

Bachelor of Science - Information Systems Major, Business Analyst Emphasis with a Finance Minor

Graduated December 2010

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Pursuing a graphic design certification

2015-2017

Skills

Internal and external communications / marketing

Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign

Lead art direction from concept to completion

Site administration for SharePoint, Joomla, ModX, and WordPress

Accomplished in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Experienced in HTML and CSS

Internal and external video production

Project management

Experienced in photography

Experience

Senior Visual Designer, Sunrise Banks

August 2015 - Present

Lead art direction for all branded projects including website design, corporate collateral, social media campaigns, etc.

Responsible for vendor management for ad hoc design needs such as video production or annual reports

Act as brand advocate and ensure brand guidelines are followed across all areas of the bank

Ensure all external-facing marketing is in compliance and follows ADA regulations

Site administrator for all branded websites including intranet and any microsites developed and maintained by the bank

Web and Graphic Designer, AgriBank

January 2014 - August 2015

Designed and developed cutting edge branded marketing communication campaigns including logos, advertisements, e-newsletters, infographics, and website elements

Project manager for website redesign of company intranet, extranet, and public-facing websites

Produced internal videos

Captured and processed all employee events as bank photographer

Oversaw the brand standards for the bank

Governed websites and managed group of 30 content owners who were responsible for updating company intranet and extranet sites

Communications Specialist, AgriBank

February 2012 - January 2014

Hired as full-time employee to continue management of intranet and public-facing internet

Developed brand standards and company templates

Communications Contractor, AgriBank

May 2010 - February 2012

Project management for new company intranet

Provided design support for Commmunications Manager

Achievements

Winner of Best Campaign Innovation award for 2015 United Way Best of Awards for food drive intranet memes to promote employee donations

Merit award for AgriBank.com website redesign at Best of NAMA (National Agri-Marketing Association) Region III

AgriBank.com showcased on TopSharePoint.com for design using SharePoint 2013