Self-Employed Freelance Designer

  • Became an Independent Contractor for Betr Health
  • Created sermon series graphics for Marysville Grace
  • Put together an informational door sticker for StormAid Restoration
  • Developed logomarks for Venture the Storm, Marshall Lakes, & Bellefontaine Grace Campus
  • Created event invitations/mailers for several clients, including hand-drawn invitations
  • Redeveloped packaging design for Marshall Lakes
  • Designed 12 hand-drawn birthday & anniversary postcards for Marysville Grace
  • Provided design direction/training and general help to a fellow designer

Educated at Cedarville University
Cedarville, OH: 2011–2016

  • Senior Graphic Design Major & Studio Art Major
  • GPA: Total: 3.69, Major-Specific: 3.81
  • Dean’s list: 7 Semesters

Student Experience & Awards
OH: 2011–2016

  • Won Best Body of Work in Cedarville University's Art + Design Juried Exhibition
  • Created logomark for Black Swamp Fine Arts School, LLC
  • Joined the AIGA Cincinnati chapter as a member
  • Won honorable mention in Spring Arbor University Art Exhibition
  • Won logo competition for organization Xenia Eats
  • Created a logo for local business Pure Pucker with products in Ohio and Indiana. (Miesse's
    Herbs-Springfield; Glen Garden Gifts, Yellow Springs; Clark's Pharmacy, Cedarville; IHS Pharmacy, Jamestown; Tim's Pharmacy, Beavercreek; The Olde Farmstead, Fairfield Mall in Beavercreek and
    Polaris Mall in Colombus; Capstone Cafe and Bookstore, Indianapolis; Family Care Chiropractic,
    Fishers, IN; Herb House, Covington, IN.)
  • Worked with Silver Spoon Event Planning as a design consultant; designed for event graphic
    design needs and packaging
  • Created an identity and stationery system for The Mark Kalina Jr. Foundation
  • Planned design implementation for Student Awards Show including logo, posters, web banner,
    sharable graphics, installation, ticketing, and show theme
  • Collaborated within a team, evaluated and critiqued plans and designs, led projects, and installed design pieces as a member of Student Government Association Marketing Committee at Cedarville University


Freelance Designer for Adena Studios
Raleigh, NC: November 2015–2016

  • Communicated remotely with project coordinators to complete jobs
  • Helped with the design development for various parts of an app creation
  • Implemented designs across various apple devices to show both flexible and responsive design
  • Turned work around quickly to meet deadlines as accurately as possible 

Graphic Design Intern at Cedarville University Marketing Department
Cedarville, OH: August 2014–December 2014 

  • Worked with the creative director and clients to meet project design needs
  • Communicated with clients and the printer to meet deadlines and fulfillment
  • Worked in a firm-like environment with copywriters and senior designers where I elicited feedback
    and managed a digital file system

Lead Vocalist with HeartSong Ministries
Cedarville, OH: August 2011–August 2015

  • Managed all social media content, mailings, packaging, and postage as a team representative
  • Featured in four promotional music videos with over 20,000 views and on four albums
  • Advertised and sold merchandise as a Promotion Coordinator
  • Managed all Public Relations as team representative, which included inventory, restock, 
    and progress reporting
  • Communicated with Cedarville alumni, prospective students, and church leaders intentionally and in promotion of Cedarville University

Department Representative for the Student Academic Advisory Board
Cedarville University, OH: August 2013–May 2015

  • Created logo for video integration and general identity
  • Designed a media campaign for Cedarville University’s Academic Enrichment Center, The Cove
  • Conducted primary research to generate student feedback concerning the department
  • Communicated opinions and thoughts of the student body to the academic vice president
    and department chair 

Audio/Visual Technician at Scioto Hills Christian Camp
Wheelersburg, OH: Summer 2011

  • Photographed all activities, updated web imagery, packaged gifts for campers, helped implement visual graphics for music and speakers
  • Organized, compiled, burned, packaged, and distributed digital versatile discs every week