Resume






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  • Education

    BA Graphic Design and Media Arts - Web Design
    Southern New Hampshire University, 2016-2018

  • KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

    Talented designer with five years combined experience in branding, web, and print design, as well as advanced skills in the latest Adobe Creative Suite, seeks the position of graphic designer in a fast pace production environment, to deliver high quality projects based on current trends in designs and standards.

    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
    Adobe Dreamweaver
    Adobe Animate
    Adobe Lightroom
    Microsoft Excel
    Microsoft Word
    Microsoft Access
    Microsoft PowerPoint
    HTML
    CSS
    JavaScript
    Bootstrap
    Photography
    Photo Editing

  • Certifications

    CIW Database Design Certification
    CompTIA Security+ Certification
    CompTIA Project+ Certification
    CompTIA A+ Certification



  • Professional Experience

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER
    2018 - Current
    Natura, San Antonio, TX
    Graphic designer responsible for daily graphic design content for a medium-sized firm. Work regularly on graphics, layouts, and production material projects (sale proposals, brochures, marketing materials, corporate event invitations, infographics), ensuring that the company's high standards and requirements are met. Developed 55+ graphic design sale proposals that helped increase client sales. Designed 200+ plantscape digital image mock ups using Adobe Creative Suite. Manage photography sessions for employee photos that includes photo retouching and color correction for production use. Collaborates with Marketing Department to support campaigns and development initiatives. Collaborates with sales team in supporting quoting information.

    ECOMMERCE MANAGER
    2014-2017
    Necnamic, LLC, San Antonio, TX
    Developed and Launched a part-time E-Commerce B2C retail site.
    Managed all aspects of business operations from product sourcing and marketing through pricing strategy, content management, order fulfillment, vendor management, and customer satisfaction.
    Maximized product sales by increasing site traffic through social media utilizing Facebook and Pinterest.

    IT Manager
    2013-2014
    Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas, San Antonio, TX
    Managed and collaborated with third party off-site IT vendor on all networking and server issues.
    Scheduled and organized all software and hardware upgrades with third party vendor.
    Provided IT support to users according to their business requirements.
    Established IT inventory of all hardware and software components.

    IT Evening Operations Coordinator
    2009-2012
    Firstmark Credit Union, San Antonio, TX
    Responsible for monitoring and analyzing the Symitar database systems performance.
    Uploads and maintains documents on the SharePoint intranet website.
    Performed Technical Writing functions by creating and maintaining of IT documentations such as operation manuals and procedures.
    Responsible for creating and monitoring data backups.

    Realtor
    2007-2009
    Keller Williams Realty, San Antonio, TX
    Real Estate professional specializing in residential resale and new homes sales.
    Prepared and executed contracts, amendments and addendums.
    Designed marketing brochures and ads for individual clients.
    Created and maintained individual website utilizing Keller William’s technology.

    PDM Database Manager
    2001-2006
    Limited Brands – Mast and Victoria Secret Design Ops, New York City
    Managed specification database information using the PDM (Product Data Management) system.
    Maintained various databases and record management systems utilizing PDM.
    Responsible for the supervision and recruiting of the PDM Team.
    Created technical graphics of sketched garments and in-process diagrams for use in the product spec.
    Developed, implemented and maintained several departmental processes.
    Received the Mast Individual Globe Award for outstanding achievements.

    Marketing Assistant
    1999-2001
    McCree Incorporated, FL
    Prepared business proposals, composed and edited correspondence.
    Created and maintained the marketing client database.
    Monitored and maintained the company’s website included the design and construction of new pages and resolved HTML coding errors.
    Designed ads, logos and marketing brochures utilizing Photoshop.
    Designed and produced the company’s client based newsletter.