Graphic design communication

 

My design tools

  • Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Adobe LifeCycle Pro
  • MS software including Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher
  • HTML and PHP
  • PC or Mac platform

education and experience

Education

  • Palm Beach State College -Associate in Science, Graphic Design Technology
  • Columbia University -Master of Public Health, Environmental Science
  • Connecticut State University -Bachelor of Science, Secondary Science Education and Health Education K-12

experience

  • 2008 to present:  Freelance graphic designer. Assisting clients (corporations, local businesses, individuals, and non-profits) with communications: logos; company branding; business cards; brochures; websites; t-shirts and other promotional items; posters; enhanced PowerPoints; signs; newsletter design (standard and creative layout) and editing newsletters; email advertisers; annual reports; advertising (mailers and creative items); photography; package design; photo enhancement, repair, and retouching. Plus extensive experience creating fillable online forms and contracts from .pdf documents.
  • 1981 to 2008: High school science instructor, CT and FL (retired)
  • 1988 1995: PADI Master Scuba Instructor (retired)