I am a senior design professional, marketing design expert, lead graphic designer, visual and UX/UI designer, web developer, and entrepreneur with experience in studio, corporate, and freelance environments. With an eye for aesthetic visual design, typography, and a mind for effective user experience my expertise spans 20+ years. I am a skilled leader, self-starter, and an essential team contributor.
A subsidiary of Global Payments, Heartland Retail is the leading cloud-based POS and Retail Management software. Acquired by Heartland, at Springboard Retail I led and managed creative visual design projects for the Retail POS product. I oversaw visual corporate brand design guidelines in all facets of marketing collateral, digital assets, web, and public-facing environments.
Oversaw and determined visual corporate brand design guidelines and all implementation of marketing collateral, digital assets, web, and public-facing environments.
At Lunarpages, now HostPapa, I designed attractive, professional, and highly-usable web interfaces, websites, and templates for internal and external clients.
I founded Emotiv Media Group, an outgrowth of Emotiv Records, a creative consultancy and design firm helping clients connect with their audiences through public relations, marketing, media, and graphic, and web design.
At Pacificare, acquired by UnitedHealth Group, I served as the lead designer in the marketing communications department of Fortune 500 healthcare insurance corporation.
At Trend Western, now Del-Jen, I performed graphic design and computer illustration in a service bureau agency environment for aerospace clients.
Phunware Sales and Marketing VIP Recognition Award (2 time winner). Completed Workshop Courses and Seminars in Leadership Skills, Career Planning, Customer Care, Healthcare Information, Time Management, Project Management, Priority Management, Executive Presentation Skills, Business Writing, & PC Skills. At least 28 VIP commendations while at PacifiCare. Honorable Mention in Billboard Magazine Songwriting Showcase.
Former board member of Youth Connections Coalition. Former member of Downtown Helena Incorporated. Piano and vocal instruction of youth at Capital Fret music store in Helena. Have coordinated and volunteered community involvement with Helena Food Share, God’s Love Homeless Shelter, YWCA, Downtown Helena, Youth Connections, Helena School District, and more. Involvement with AmeriCORPS to plan and produce Martin Luther King, Jr. youth music showcase. Organized and implemented free community concert in the park.