I am a creative and experienced art director and graphic designer. In my work environments I am a highly-competent employee who plays well with others. I enjoy being inspired and inspiring others. I am loyal to a fault, optimistic and feel that graphic design can actually improve people’s lives.



  • 20 years of professional experience
  • Software: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark XPress, WordPress
  • Specialize in print collateral, logo design, corporate identity and branding
  • Typography
  • Working with multiple account executives and projects simultaneously
  • Successful management of projects from concept through completion
  • Overseeing and directing the creative work of junior designers and production artists
  • Generating new ideas with often very limited information
  • Collaborating with copywriters during concept development
  • Detailing project specifications (paper, size and finish details) with printers
  • Working directly with printers to ensure completed projects match the expectation of the client and the integrity of the creative
  • Art directing photoshoots with various photographers
  • Utilizing stock photography to limit budget expenses
  • Highly-skilled in the process of creating working mock-ups for clients
  • Complimented numerous times by printers for producing highly-professional, print-ready files



Ball State University
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1993
Major in Graphic Design