299 Johnson Drive
Castle Rock, CO
Graphic Designer-Motion Graphic Designer-Composite Animation Artist
Veteran broadcast designer with international cable and large market television network
experience in broadcast design, promotion, production, motion graphics, and image
branding. National recognition for the development of large scale branding and image
campaigns. Expert level proficiency with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator
software on both PC and MAC platforms. I possess strong verbal and written
communication skills with clients, co-workers and the public. I am seriously dependable
with a strong emphasis on team building, accuracy, consistently providing above average
Winner of 2 regional Emmy Awards and 3 Telly Awards
My PSA concept (organ donation) and direction took 2nd place at the Promax/BDA Battle of the Promo Cutters
Introduced and developed 2 fully Mac-based work stations at Starz Cable Network
Developed and staffed the initial position of News/Graphics Liaison at WSVN (FOX) in Miami,
Developed a successful marketing division for a large scale non-profit organization
Operating systems: Machintosh, Windows
Expert level: After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
Working knowledge: Premiere, Final Cut, Lightwave, Commotion, Toon Boom, Flash,
I started this company to develop a network of professionals with a desire to make things better.
We make great ideas-for-good possible with professional promotion affordable. We bring amazing people together to discuss creative ways to nurture an idea,
leading to solutions for positive change.
Marketing and Media Services
After working for Redwood Community Action Agency (RCCA) as an AmeriCorps
VISTA, I developed the position of Media Services Specialist within the agency.
Given the task of branding the agency, I developed a 300+ page
interactive website, (rcaa.org) a social media presence on facebook and youtube,
produced over 15 PSA’s, and multiple radio and print announcements. I continue to write,
shoot and edit promotional videos, write press releases, manage and create content for
social media and newsletters, promoting the agency’s programs, accomplishments and
public image. I am responsible for generating analytical data tracking for the website and
social media and presenting it to senior staff and the Board of Directors. I created an
internal protocol for all agency communications going to the public and a newsletter for
Resource Development Coordinator
I developed a successful fundraising program, wrote all promotional and marketing material for this
project and documented the program’s success.
Redwood Community Action Agency (RCAA) Straight-Up Program
Marketing and Event Coordinator
I created a brand identity for RCAA by documenting the development of the Agency
from it’s origination to the present. Produced a documentary about the Agency and how
their programs solve the issues of poverty. I conducted 13 interviews with the directors
that aired on the local television stations. I developed a timeline, documenting the
development and accomplishments of the organization over a 30 year period in an
exhibit. I was responsible for coordinating a large scale event, celebrating the 30th
anniversary of RCAA.
Department of Defense
Created brand identity of a concept channel for the AFN network, targeted for the
younger military personnel. I created graphic promotional elements from ABC, CBS,
NBC, MTV, FOX, WB, ESPN, movies and shows and repackaged them with the AFN
brand of 7 different channels.
Conceptualize, design and produce graphic packages for promotion of 13 channels on the
Starz network. Art Directed live film shoots, developing shot sheets and storyboards.
Emphasis on collaboration with producers and other designers to create original, cutting edge
designs. I implemented the first state-of-the art, Macintosh workstation. Responsible
for training one artist and researching technical support.
Provided graphic support for noon and evening newscasts, creating station ids and news
promotions. Supervised two designers and trained two interns. I held the position of
freelance designer with WTVJ in Miami and senior designer at WPTV in West Palm
Beach simultaneously for 3 months.
Freelance Broadcast Designer
Provided graphic support for noon and evening newscasts. Worked closely with
producers and reporters on news stories, promotions and independent productions. We
began using the Macintosh computers for on-air animations, winning 2 gold BDA-Promax
My primary function was to provide storyboards, props, and on-air designs for the
production of instructional and informational videos for the Broward County schools. I
designed and built the Homework Hotline set and made several puppets to host a weekly
reading show for grade school students.
Senior Broadcast Designer
Provided graphic support for 5 daily newscasts. Designed station identification spots,
news promotions, on air sets and supervised three designers and two interns. I
implemented a new position of News Liaison for the station. Assisted with a total
station identification redesign during an affiliation switch.
Senior Broadcast Designer/Art Director
Provided graphic support for 3 daily newscasts. Responsible for all on-air and printed
material. Assisted with a total station identification redesign during an affiliation
switch. Designed station identification spots, news promotions on-air sets and supervised
one designer. I was a courtroom illustrator for high profile Federal cases in West Palm
Using fine arts methods, pen and ink, airbrush, markers and paint, I created camera cards
for on-air graphic support for news production. I created promotional print material for
magazine and newspaper publications. When the station received a Quantel Paintbox for
beta testing I learned how to use it and became one of the first Paintbox artists in the
Awards and Film Credits
Telly, 1999, 1998, 1997,
Regional Emmy, 1995, 1994