Skills

Experience

InDesign

Layout & typography, interior book layout, magazine layout, marketing materials, cover design, styles, preflight checklists

Photoshop

RGB/CMYK conversion, photo touch up for print and digital, photo resolution check, masking, collaging, layers, work paths

Production

Budgeting, collaboration, writing, proofreading, people management, customer service

Adobe Premiere

Video editing, sound manipulation, video graphics, layers

Illustrator

Logo design, Outlines

Web Design

HTML, CSS, WordPress

Education

PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY

MS in Book Publishing  | June 2019

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY

BA in Humanities | June 2016

KITCHEN TABLE MAGAZINE
Contractor | Apr. 2019 – Present

  • Designed full color, 80-page magazine
  • Designed cover
  • Collaborated with Publisher on overall design
  • Typesetting & Layout
  • PDF for printer
  • Created Epub and interactive PDF for digital version
  • Created visual assets
  • Photo optimization for print

OOLIGAN PRESS
Staff | Apr. 2018 – June 2019

  • Designed the interior of a 288 page novel
  • Shot and Edited a book trailer
  • Produced and edited a video author interview
  • Wrote part of new acquisition pitch
  • Wrote book description and back cover copy
  • Designed sales kit materials: 1-sheet, Chap book, Tip Sheet, bookmark
  • Suggested rejection and acceptance of new titles
  • Blog Posts
  • Social Media update designs
  • Assisted with design brief of new title

OVERCUP PRESS
Intern | Summer 2018

• Design sales sheets, shelftalkers, invitations, flyers
• Design bookmark and collateral
• Update and write professional event blogs
• Assist and collaborate with branding and design of new imprint

FREELANCE
Multi-Media Producer | 2002 – Present

  • Logo Design
  • Web Design
  • Edited brief requests into fully developed scripts to client satisfaction
  • Organized and supervised productions
  • Hired and supervised new talent
  • Managed up to $2500 budgets for single-day productions
  • Created specific structure for customizable orders resulting in complete customer satisfaction
  • Maintained 5 weekly online updates simultaneously

Skills

  • InDesign
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Photoshop
  • Client Oriented
  • Customer Service
  • People Management
  • Budgeting
  • Video Editing
  • Marketing Plans
  • P&Ls
  • Marketing and Social Media
  • Copywriting

Experience

Staff Member
Ooligan Press
Apr. 2018 – June 2019

  • Designed the interior of a 288 page novel
  • Shot and Edited a book trailer
  • Produced and edited a video author interview
  • Wrote part of new acquisition pitch
  • Wrote book description and back cover copy
  • Designed sales kit materials: 1-sheet, Chap book, Tip Sheet, bookmark
  • Suggested rejection and acceptance of new titles
  • Blog Posts
  • Social Media update designs
  • Assisted with design brief of new title

Intern
Overcup Press
Summer 2018

  • Designed sales sheets, shelftalkers, invitations, flyers
  • Designed book marks and other collateral
  • Updated event blogs
  • Assisted with branding and design of new imprint

Freelance Multi-Media Producer 
2002 – Present

  • Logo Design
  • Edited brief requests into fully developed scripts to client satisfaction
  • Organized and supervised productions
  • Hired and supervised new talent
  • Managed up to $2500 budgets for single-day productions
  • Created specific structure for customizable orders resulting in complete customer satisfaction
  • Maintained 5 weekly online updates simultaneously

Education

Master of Science – Writing & Book Publishing
Portland State University 2019
(In Progress)

Bachelor of Arts – Humanities
Focus: English ~ Minor: Digital Media and Culture
Washington State University 2016

Production

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