PROFILE:
Digital Designer with experience in interactive media, website design and development. Core expertise includes
visual communications and interface design including ecommerce, online marketing and brand strategy.

SKILLS/ SPECIALTIES:
Imaging, photo retouching and digital art production.
Conceptual layout and development design: specializing in UI/UX design principles.
Liaison with key stakeholders: IAs, content developers, designers and IT developers.
Design of integrated marketing campaigns to include: email marketing, promotional strategies and integrated web messaging.
Communications and organizational management.

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS & SOFTWARE:
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, After Effects, Flash, Premiere,
 Microsoft Office, WordPress, HTML, HTML5, CSS, PHP, Javascript, JQuery

EXPERIENCE:

Portfolio Sites          2004 – present
Consultant Digital Designer
Design and production of portfolio websites for artists and photographers
Work with clients on conceptual design through UX, layout and development
Coding in HTML, CSS and WordPress
(selected list)
www.drewshiflett.com
www.deborahmasters.com
www.thomasmacgregor.com
www.louismueller.com
www.francielyshak.com
www.priscillaheine.com
www.carmendelavallade.com
www.susanleopoldnyc.com
www.dickmorrill.com
www.marillapalmer.com

Katharine T. Carter & Associates          2007 – present
Consultant Digital Designer & Associate
Redesign (2007 and 2018) of the website for a public relations firm
Associate to Katharine Carter and manage all digital promotions for her clients
www.ktcassoc.com

Scholastic Inc. The Scholastic Store Online          2006 – 2013
Digital Designer
Designer of landing pages & redesign of the Scholastic Store
Online
Designer of email and marketing campaigns for the Scholastic Store Online
& Affiliate Partners Program
Conceptualized design for new products and brands
Developed user flows for eBook integration and downloads
Collaborated with UX team to design ecommerce checkout process and flow
Mentored design group and lead milestone presentations

C2 Creative          2006
Consultant Interactive Designer and Flash Animator

Toshiba banner ad campaign. Distributed nationally Summer – Fall 2006
Gerber’s Online Kitchen. Live on Gerber homepage August 2006

Citigroup, Smith Barney          2004 – 2005
Consultant Art Director and Flash Animator

Smith Barney Access Site Tour animation in Flash
Redesign development for Smith Barney Access, smithbarney.com

Fry, Inc.          2004
Consultant Art Director
Redesign of the ecommerce website for Godiva Chocolatier

LEGO Direct, LEGO.com          2000 – 2004
Senior Designer and Art Director
Art Director on redesign and branding of LEGO.com website, 2003
Art Director for LEGO Corporate Communications, 2003 – 2004
Senior Designer on product sites for 4yr. – 9yr. age groups, 2000 – 2002
Reviews and Awards:
Print Magazine, Oct. 2003, Design Excellence Award, Interactive games
Edesign Magazine, Dec. 2002, Case Study: LEGO.com Great Adventure

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY, NYC             2015 – present
Assistant Professor
Department of Media Arts and Technology
Teach courses in multimedia and website design

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY          1992 – 1998
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Graphics and Interactive Media
Taught under-graduate and graduate courses in interactive design

EDUCATION

New York Institute of Technology, NYC, M.A. in Communications, Computer Graphics
Columbia University, NYC, post-graduate study in Art History and Writing
Hampshire College, Amherst, Ma., B.A. in Fine Arts, Sculpture

LANGUAGES

English, French