Graphic / Web Design and Illustration


Professional Experience

Senior Production Designer - Willamette Week

Portland, OR: August 2015 – Present

  • Graphic design, page layout and illustration.
  • Advertisement design, both for in-house promotions and for select clients (print and web).
  • Special event branding, promotion and collateral design (Oregon Beer Awards, Cultivation Classic, Candidates Gone Wild, etc).
  • Some web design / development.

Worker-Owner - Inspec Digital

Portland, OR: January 2015 – July 2018

  • Design and development of websites and a full range of creative services for a variety of clients.
  • Utilization of HTML/CSS along with industry-standard CMS environments and web technologies.
  • UI kit development for small- to mid-level enterprise applications.
  • Agile development model, coordinated using Trello.

Web Designer - MyWebSource1

Wadsworth, OH: April 2010 – January 2015

Rest in peace, Jimm.
  • Design and development of Wordpress-based websites and e-commerce sites for a variety of clients.
  • Utilization of PHP, CSS and HTML.

Web Designer/Social Media Coordinator - Cache~Cachet

Portland, OR: February 2014 – February 2015

  • Design and development of the Cache~Cachet e-commerce website in the Wordpress CMS.
  • Ongoing webmaster duties, including site updates, adding new content and features, and managing the online store; social media management and online promotions.

Social Media Coordinator - Sleep Country Amphitheater

Ridgefield, WA: July 2013 – October 2014

  • Management, coordination and creation of the social networking presence of the amphitheater.
  • Promotion of upcoming events, ticket giveaways and content development.
  • Graphic design for social networking site aesthetics and communications.

Webmaster - Alpha Broadcasting

Portland, OR: July 2012 – February 2013

  • Web design and development of Wordpress- and Platformic-based radio station websites that include,, with some work at,, and
  • Created the new “98.7 The Bull” logo and numerous graphic designs, including print ads, vehicle graphic wraps, and promotional materials.
  • Managed popular social media presences and communicated with listener club via HTML-based weekly newsletters.

Freelance Design

Web/Graphic Designer - Cascadia Collective Hood and Duct

  • Design and development of Wordpress-based website at
  • Logo and business card design.

User Interface Consultant - Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

  • Provided a usability audit report and web design training to OMSI’s team.

Designer/Illustrator - Crest Industries, Trenton, MI

  • Label designs with original illustrations for automotive products.

Web Designer - Feldenkrais Website Template

  • Update and management of Wordpress site; creation of template variation subdomains.


Marketing Intern – Student Resource Center, Washington State University Vancouver

September 2011 – May 2012

This internship focused on the development of all promotional materials and information for the office in charge of educational, personal, and professional development.

  • Developed marketing materials for activities and events on campus using professional design software.
  • Designed SRC branding and identity system, managed social media presence, updated Drupal-based website.

Social Media Coordinator/Web Designer - Land Here, Live Here, Vancouver, WA

September 2010 – May 2011

This project is aimed at building the economic health of Southwest Washington and is sponsored by government and economic organizations in Clark County.

  • Created and managed social networking website presences, including Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.
  • Re-designed and updated existing website at

Honors and Awards

Pro Caliber Fellowship

January – May 2012

One of four qualified CMDC students chosen for funding to redesign the e-commerce experience.

Professional Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite: 12+ years of professional experience with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • HTML/CSS, PHP; coding tools which include Sublime Text, Text Wrangler and Coda
  • Wordpress, Squarespace, Drupal, and Platformic content management systems
  • UX/UI and usability; Agile development with Trello project management software; Git version control system; Slack communications
  • Social media creation and management, including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest, and YouTube
  • Multimedia production in audio/video environments
  • Professional use of both Mac and PC systems
  • Desktop and network printing and file-handling
  • FTP, MySQL, database query and some work with servers

Academic Experience

Washington State University Vancouver:
BA in Digital Technology and Culture, 2012.

Completed workshops, including PHP and Wordpress.

The University of Akron:
BFA in Graphic Design

Minors in Computer Imaging and Illustration, 2006.