RPA (Rubin Postaer and Associates)

Art Director

Feb 2004-Feb 2005 | Chicago, Illinois

Potbelly Sandwich Works, DirectBuy, Graco


Hadrian’s Wall (Now Zig)

Freelance Art Director

Aug 2003-Oct 2003 | Chicago, Illinois

Hewitt (human capital management)


Squeal Productions

Comedy in Advertising Documentary Producer

Jan 2002-Jun 2002 | Richmond, Virginia


Modem Media

Interactive Graphic Designer

Aug 2000-Aug 2001 | Norwalk, Connecticut

Philips, Kraft, Syngenta, John Hancock Life Insurance


Q  Ltd

Junior Graphic Designer

Jul 1999-Aug 2000 | Ann Arbor, Michigan

Siggraph, AATA, Beacon Investments



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Confucius Institute (Hanban)

HSK 3 Certified, Conversational Mandarin, Chinese

2014 | Shanghai China


United Way

Generation United Volunteer

2009-2011 | Phoenix, Arizona


Free Arts of Arizona

Volunteer

2008-2011 | Phoenix, Arizona


SRP Time Capsule, reopening in 2061

Some of my ads are sealed inside the time capsule


Beat the Clock, 48 hour Film Festival

Jul 2008 | Phoenix, Arizona

Film won best use of the mandatory phrase

“How did that get in there?”

Freelance Art Director

Mar 2012-Present | Scottsdale, Arizona

Freelance Art Director and Graphic Designer for various agency and client needs. Collaboration with University of Phoenix, SmartClinic, General Sovereign Republic agency for iConnect and DAE agency for Wells Fargo and Southwest Airlines. Also designed for the American Club of Shanghai’s Spirit Magazine.


HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht

Sep 2012-July 2013 | Utrecht, Netherlands

Lecturer for advertising, design, online and script writing courses. Inspired students to push their creative concepts while teaching them Photoshop, InDesign, Fireworks and AV Script formatting.


Cramer-Krasselt

Senior Art Director

Nov 2006-Mar 2012 | Phoenix, Arizona

Lead Art Director on two of the agency’s biggest clients, Cox Communications (cable provider) and SRP (Salt River Project, utility). Also worked on Granite Trails Ranch, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (healthcare), Arizona Foundation for Women, Liberty Wildlife and Westcor (mall developer).


McCann Worldgroup

Art Director

Apr 2005-Nov 2006 | Birmingham, Michigan

General Motors, Buick, Michigan tourism, Rugby Grille



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Art Directors Club Award

Clio Award

Phoenix Addy Awards

Utility Communicators International (UCI) Awards


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Self-motivated art director with over 14 years of agency experience creating integrated multimedia

campaigns. I believe in clean design and concise creative that resonates emotionally with the viewer.



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VCU Adcenter (Now VCU Brandcenter)

Masters of Science, Advertising

May 2003 | Richmond, Virginia



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University of Michigan

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design

May 2000 | Ann Arbor, Michigan