Software & skills
InDesign · Illustrator · Photoshop · Lightroom · Muse · Premier Pro
Digital & Film Photography · Darkroom · Watercolor · Pen & Ink
Appalachian State University
Boone, North Carolina
Bachelor of Science, Photography, 2003
Central Piedmont Community College
Charlotte, North Carolina
Associates in Applied Science, Advertising & Graphic Design, 2017
Design experience
Freelance/Contract Graphic Designer
Clients include: AXA (Charlotte,NC), Greenworks Tools (Mooresville, NC), Big Idea Group (Matthews, NC), Samurai Sportswear, US (San Fransisco, CA), Tattoo Projects (Charlotte, NC), and Nordic Tombstone (Charlotte, NC). Service provided:
Digital design            Apparel surface design
Print design               Photography
Logo design               Video editing
Illustration                 Website editing & management
Central Piedmont Community College
Graphic Design & Arts Intern
Charlotte, NC, 2015 – 2017
Collaborated with CPCC marketing and Wray Ward to create full set of print collateral for the 2016 and 2017 Sensoria Festival of Literature & the Arts. Worked alongside CPCC IT Department to populate the Festival’s website. 
Graphic Designer
Mooresville, NC, 2013 – 2014
Provided printing and design services. Design work included business cards, fliers, résumés, banners, signs and logos.
Additional experience
Freelance Photographer 
Lake Norman, NC, 2007 – 2017
Weddings                              Bridal & engagement
Maternity & newborn           Residential real estate
Family portraits                    Business head shots
Go Portraits | PCA – CPI Corporation 
District Manager | Studio Manager | Photographer
The Piedmont of NC, 2003 – 2007 | 2009 – 2013
Studio Photographer for international portrait company. Promoted to District Manager in 2010. Provided leadership and management to 30+ associates in multiple locations of the NC Piedmont. 
Awards & associations
President’s List, Central Piedmont Community College, 2016
TheCurious!, Central Piedmont Community College’s A+GD Club, Portfolio Enhancing Projects (PEP) Coordinator, Advertising Coordinator, 2016–2017
Photographer’s Forum Best of College Photography Annual, photograph published, page 183, 2001
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Silver Key for Excellence in Visual Arts, 1999
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