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1163 Mount Royal Dr.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Ph: 269.544.0678
Cell: 269.303.0786


Summary of Qualifications

    Background includes training in many of the latest and most popular computer programs and web page design, as well as some freelance work for people

Work Experience

June 2001-Present
Graphic Designer - Sign Impressions, Kalamazoo, MI

Responsibilities include creation of designs for free-standing signs as well as lettering for trucks, trailers, etc..
Programs utilized: Adobe Photoshop 6.0, Gerber Omega 6.0

May 2000-June 2001
Graphic Designer - Patriot Publications, Vicksburg, MI

Responsibilities included general layout of two weekly newspapers, ad creation and touchups of supplied artwork.
Programs utilized: Adobe Pagemaker 6.5, Adobe Photoshop 5.5, Quark Xpress 4.01

Computer Program Experience

    Proficient in all of the Microsoft Office products

    Extensive knowledge and skill with graphics programs, such as: Adobe Photoshop 6.0, Adobe Pagemaker 6.5, Quark XPress 4.01 and Fractal Design Painter

    Very fluent in simple HTML coding in notepad, as well as webpage creation programs, such as: Macromedia Dreamweaver 4 and Adobe Pagemill

Web Pages

Built to get the company "online" to better display their services
Built as a resource for information about the company, as well as showcase past work for clients.

Built as a means to 1) keep my skills up as a graphic designer, 2) keep up with the trend to make a cheesy personal website, and 3) have a place for instant access to resumes, portfolios, etc..

Built as a final assignment to build a concept website using as much media as possible

Freelance Graphics

Have supplied logos for companies, artwork for programs, etc.. most of which is readily available (with notation) in the online portfolio on this website


    Bachelors of Arts, Art (Dec. 1999, Cum Laude)
    Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

    Associate's Degree, Graphic Design (1997)
    Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI


    Available Upon Request