"The future belongs to those who       
       believe in the beauty of their dreams."
                                                 -Eleanor Roosevelt
SOFTWARE
Proficient on Mac & PC
InDesign CS6, Photoshop CS6, Lightroom 3, Illustrator CS6, Dreamweaver CS6, Flash CS6, iWork, Mirosoft Office, Publisher, Canon 5D Mark II & Studio Lighting.
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EDUCATION
Indiana Wesleyan University
2003-2007 | GPA 3.2
Bachelor Of Science,
Graphic Design and Photography
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WORK FEATURED
In Over 40 Publications
Lux: Premier catalog, Ultra Diamonds catalog, Biz Voice, QSite and ISS Magazine.
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OTHER EXPERIENCE
Photography Stylistas
I created and managed a photography group called the Photography Stylistas. Collectively we create and work with vendors to put together styled wedding shoots.
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AWARDED
Ardelia Williams Juried Art Show
Took first place for photography.
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EXPERIENCE
2011 - 2013
Ultra Stores, Inc. (Sterling Jewelers, Inc.) | Graphic Designer
Developed/designed annual company campaigns, in-store signage, branding, logos and company catalogs. Worked closely with the Chief Marketing Officer to develop and implement a new look for the Ultra Diamonds brand. I extensively art directed our company model shoots, product photography, press checks and storefront redesigns.    

2009 - Present         
Dabble Me This | Owner 
Developed and founded Dabble Me This as a fine art wedding photography business. Services include wedding photography, engagements and portraits. Along with my photography services I also provide freelance graphic design associated to wedding invitations, logos and branding materials. 

2009 - 2011
Lux: Premier | Vice President and Creative Director
Created and designed template layouts for a monthly in home catalog. Improved company processes and cut the production time in half. Managed 50+ client accounts on a monthly basis. Handled all social marketing and was the main point of contact for customer service.

2007 - 2009
The Schneider Corporation | Marketing Coordinator and Graphic Designer 
Designed branding materials, proposals and logos. I was the lead company photographer for our promotional materials. I also managed the in-house printing and production of marketing item made.      

2006 - 2007
Quakenbush Design | Graphic Designer
Designed for health care clients such as Covance, Lilly, Exormed and Roche. I created and managed projects for our clients such as logo design, branding materials and booklets. I also assisted in file and stock photography management.    

2001 - 2003
The Sticker Lady | Graphic Intern
I was responsible for the production of custom vinyl graphics for boats, automobiles, windows and signs.
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