Progress Texas + Progress Texas Institute June 2018 - present
In-House Graphic Designer
Responsible for creating brand assets for our digital strategy. Designed website layouts, blog graphics, Facebook ads, mail collateral, stickers & merchandise and fun miscellaneous projects that align with our progressive values. Pro meme-maker. Co-collaborated with Executive Director and Digital Director on campaigns. Created marketing materials and donor decks for grants + non-profit reports.
James Walker Design Fall 2017 - Summer 2018
Graphic Design Intern
Formerly known as Husbandmen. Worked with clients such as Type Hike, Thirsty Planet Brewery, Triple B Brewery, The Roosevelts Beard Co. Co-designed Limited Edition Type Hike Book & created promotional material for their exhibition at the University of Texas. Created graphics for Thirsty Planet’s Social Media and other promotional campaigns. Designed new merchandise for clients adhering to existing brand guidelines. Created bilingual sales sheets.
wkrm. Studio Spring 2017 - Fall 2017
Designer, Promo Team Director, Branding Lead
Member of student-run, faculty-led Design Studio. Worked with clients such as Divine Canines, Software Preservation Network. Created new Brand System for the local nonprofit, dog friendly, beer loving festival, Barks for Beers. Created new Brand Identity and System for nonprofit Software Preservation Network & implemented brand onto new website. Maintained wkrm’s social media and created promotional material. Strategized outreach for new clients.
AIGA at UT Austin Spring 2017 - Fall 2017
Founding Member, Former Public Relations Director
Formerly known as DSA (Design Student’s Association). Established after local Austin AIGA offered partnership and sponsorship for a student group. Roles included creating a Branding System for the group and Promotional Material such as event posters, and Social Media graphics. Managed our Facebook group.
Bakery Interactive Agency Spring 2017
Graphic Design Intern
Worked with clients such as Car2Go, whisl., HausVac. Created Pitch Decks & Branded Print Material. Redesigned website structure (UX) and visual interface (UI) to match new brand guidelines. Created social media graphics & Promotional Marketing materials for Print & Web.
The University of Texas at Austin
School of Design & Creative Technologies
BFA in Design (Graduation Fall 2018)
Adobe Creative Suite CS6/CC
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier, Lightroom, AfterEffects, Adobe Experience Design (XD)
Autodesk Maya, Cinema 4D
Wireframing & Web/Mobile Structures
Design Thinking & Research
Branding & Visual Development
Print & Editorial Design
User Interface Design
Social Media Platforms
AirTable, ActionKit, MailChimp
Native & professional fluency in English & Spanish