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Versatile creative director and designer with vast experience. As a main point of contact in the creative process, I thrive in dynamic, challenging, and fast-paced environments. I'm also a strong leader with a positive attitude and strengths in adaptability and decision making.
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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE / YOUTH MINISTRY
INDIANA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY //  2003 – 2006
Member of student government body. Special interest in development of servant leadership program.

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
FRONTIERS // 2014 – present

  • Frontiers is an international non-profit organization with offices in over 25 countries serving +1000 global workers in 50 countries who seek to inspire transformational movements by sending teams to catalyze change. 
  • Oversee all copywriting and editorial materials produced for social media, email marketing, newsletters, training guides, websites, and marketing campaigns.
  • Develop conceptual ideas for original content to support marketing goals of the organization.  
  • Lead team members and contractors in bringing projects to completion on strict deadlines and budgets. 
  • Coordinate integration of social media into marketing campaigns and goals. 
  • Review critical analytics, metrics, and reports for strategic use regarding marketing and fundraising strategies.  
  • Report to department leads about project timelines and advertising schedules. 
  • Design and establish email standards for communication of marketing events, updates, and newsletters. 
  • Create customized automated email campaigns to increase customer retention and engagement. 
  • Manage team member's daily tasks and assignments to increase efficiency and production. 
  • Research latest tools and trends in the industry and train team members on best practices. 
  • Review and proof all final designs before sending to print and coordinate with vendors to ensure timely completion and delivery.

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER/VIDEO EDITOR
FREELANCE // 2007 – Present

  • Craft corporate pieces for organizations in technology, non-profit, and health care industries. 
  • Provide regular web design and graphic support to partner companies and design agencies. 
  • Perform audience profiles and demographic workshops for corporate and non-profit clients. 
  • Supply creative copywriting services and author articles for several creative collectives.

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER/VIDEO EDITOR
CENTRAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH ARIZONA // 2007 – 2014

  • Worked across 18 different departments to understand and fulfill all creative needs. 
  • Designed large format art for building windows, vehicle wraps, and way-finding signage. 
  • Conceptualized and implemented creative environmental spaces for student's and children's departments. 
  • Created new corporate branding and style guide, including logos, letterheads, fonts, colors, etc. 
  • Developed marketing campaigns for events targeted at audiences of 10,000+. 
  • Constructed artistic and promotional videos for online platforms and live audiences. 
  • Provided creative copywriting for promotion of city-wide events. 
  • Recruited and deployed a volunteer team to assist in weekly projects. 
  • Diversified bookstores product selection of screen-printed shirts, custom embroidered patches, and other personalized effects.