North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. BA Comm. May 1997
Extensive experience with web design and web development; knowledge of SEO best practices, accessibility and usability; semantic HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery.
SAS Institute, Inc. Cary, NC March, 2007 – present
Senior Web Designer/Developer
Lead designer for main corporate site (www.sas.com);
Work with internal clients to propose concepts and mockups;
Optimize web code for search engines, usability, and accessibility;
Build and manage CSS in LESS syntax for CMS implementation in Adobe CQ5;
Trifolium, Inc. Raleigh, NC August, 2003 – March, 2007
Art Director/Web Designer/Developer
Design and develop websites and Flash animations for clients.
Work with client to produce concepts and mockups for new design ideas.
Work in a small team of developers to manage multiple ongoing projects.
Design internal company graphics, brochures, web site, and other materials.
GlaxoSmithKline RTP, NC August, 2003 – September, 2004
Contractor: Web Developer
Design and develop websites and Flash animations.
Manage content updates and traffic monitoring for websites.
SmartVista Technologies Cary, NC November, 2000 – August 2003
Develop multimedia marketing and e-Learning applications from concept to completion using Flash and Director.
Work closely with a small team of developers to brainstorm solutions for clients and ways to meet their needs using new media technologies.
Design all company graphics, including logo, website, and printed materials.
FMI Corporation Raleigh, NC November, 1999 – November, 2000
Graphics development for print and web applications, including idea brainstorming, content development, production and implementation.
Develop design and layout for books, brochures, promotional mailers, publications, advertisements and other projects.
Create online graphical content for e-newsletter, as well as online internal employee newsletter.
Work with printers and other outside vendors to produce printed materials.
North Carolina Trucking Association Raleigh, NC July, 1997 – November, 1999
Develop all external communication publications, including a quarterly magazine, a monthly newsletter, an annual membership directory, and other projects.
Duties include all aspects of publishing including design, layout, writing, editing, photography, and production.
Rocket, Burkhead, Lewis & Winslow Raleigh, NC January, 1997 – May, 1997
Provide support services for presentational and research projects as well as assistance in ad creation in the direct marketing department of an advertising agency.