The Portland Mercury | Portland, OR | 2007-2018
Primary visual tasks included paginating pages, designing print/web advertisements, building in-paper guides, developing promotional art/logos/websites, creating marketing material, and making social media art. Web publication tasks included prepping images for web, formatting text for a CMS import, and help managing content/navigation placement. Also, it included helping troubleshoot the CMS for aid in development. Other tasks included optimizing files for print/pre-press, photography, designing editorial art, making event signage, and maintaining archives.
The Source Weekly | Bend, OR | 2006-2007
Primary tasks included designing print/web advertisements, building in-paper guides, creating marketing material and handling out of house files for production. Other tasks included photography, writing articles, and maintaining archives.
Central Oregon Nickel Ads | Bend, OR | 2004-2006
Primary tasks included designing advertisements and processing/managing high-capacity volumes of art. Other tasks included designing business cards and updating internet classifieds.
Conscious Living | Bend, OR | 2003-2004
Primary tasks included paginating the entire publication, designing news graphics, and designing advertisements. Other tasks included developing editorial sections and photography.
The Broadside | Bend, OR | 2002-2003
Primary tasks included budgeting content for publication, paginating pages, designing advertisements and graphics, photography, and overseeing a small staff that aided with visual material. Other tasks included meeting with other editors to ensure quality and determine content.
The Oregon Daily Emerald | Eugene, OR | 2001-2002
Primary tasks included budgeting art and stories for select sections, paginating pages, designing news graphics, and creating entire special feature sections. Other tasks including meeting with editors to discuss publication content and story placement.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER / COPY EDITOR
The Times News | Twin Falls, ID | 1999-2001
Primary tasks included paginating select sections, designing news graphics, and writing headlines. Other tasks included editing articles, and selecting art/articles from wire services.
Central Oregon Community College 2002-2004
University of Oregon 2001-2002
College of Southern Idaho 1999-2001
Basic HTML/CSS coding
Email campaign systems
Social Media platforms