objective
To obtain a challenging position in illustration or visual design that will allow me to utilize my creative and artistic abilities
skills
  • Sketching, storyboarding, and painting in various mediums - pencil, pen/ink, digital, watercolor, acrylic
  • Photoshop, Fireworks, Flash, Sketchbook Pro, Illustrator, AfterEffects and Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Actionscripting
  • Wacom Cintiq 12UX and Intuos tablets
  • Windows and Mac platforms
  • AGILE development methodology
  • Cooper User Interaction Training
experience

Visual Designer

Autodesk, Inc. / January 2008-Present

  • Collaborated with UI designers, developers, marketing managers and global industry teams to maintain/create new experiences to drive consumer satisfaction on the web. Work included Flash interactive banners, campaign pages, applying visual design to wireframes, etc.
  • Provided ongoing support of Autodesk web properties through production of imagery, banners, and videos
  • Helped implement web analytics into Flash assets for metrics tracking and created visual designs for A/B testing across the web
  • Maintained web guidelines on internal CMS
  • Collaborated on projects using AGILE development methodology

Web Design Intern

Autodesk, Inc. / February 2007-December 2007

  • Worked under Web Design Team in support of Autodesk.com and other web properties
  • Produced a large volume of assets including imagery, videos and Flash banners, meeting strict deadlines and adhering to brand guidelines

Freelance Illustrator

Ubisoft, Inc. / 2009

  • Created storyboards for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Avatar video games advertisements
  • Created conceptual box art designs for Shawn White Snowboarding, Raving Rabbids Travel in Time, and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs video games

Freelance Web Developer

2005-2008

  • Collaborated with graphic designer, converted visual designs into working websites using HTML and CSS
  • Created icons and PowerPoint presentations
education
Bachelor of Fine Art, Illustration
Academy of Art University
September 2004 - December 2007
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
University of Florida
August 1998 - August 2003