The Container Store
Usable Space is Everywhere

The experts at The Container Store provide the tools for customers to get the most out of their spaces.

Ann Taylor LOFT
Interactive Outside Store Experience

Interactive signage and displays push the brand outside the store and connect passersby with relevant apparel.

Native Plants Journal
Promotional Packet

Promotional package design for seed packet, brochure, postcard and direct mail piece.

Out of Respect for Ongoing Client Work
this is just a sampling of my experience designs

please contact me for my complete portfolio

Travel for Practically Nothing

Carnival cruises are so cheap you need fewer excuses to reward yourself.

Wired Maids
Identity System

Identity System for a Maid Service.

Inscribe Publishing Platform
Identity System

Product Identity and Online Publishing Platform.

Green Ink
Logo Design

Logo Design for an Environmentally Friendly Printer.

Fashion Campaign
Steinbeck Book Covers
Book Covers

Series of book covers.

Artist Book

Discarded interactively explores the relationship between human environmental impact and place.


Brochure printed with metallic ink that unfolds into a poster.

What Does Your Clean Cost?

With Dryel, Shoppers No Longer Need to Fear the 'Dry Clean Only' Label

TFGI Fridays
Fridays is the Perfect Place for a Post-Work Happy Hour.

"The Happiest Hour is After Work" pushes the Friday's Brand Beyond the Flair-Laden Past to Become the Destination—Both Online and Offline—for Younger Office Workers.

Promotional Booklet

Booklet with die-cut opening and translucent paper.

Ecco Domani Wine Bottles

Wine bottles with metallic labels.

Native Plants Journal Brochure

Direct-mail brochure, printed 2-color, on textured burlap stock with barrel fold.

U of C Press
Logo Design
Corporate Identity
Artistic Circles
Non-Profit Identity
Logo Design
designing memorable experiences

I create digital and physical brand experiences.

My background in Art Direction, Design, and Marketing makes me a unique blend of creative strategic thinking and business acuity.

My production skills make me a workhorse at seamlessly jumping from metrics to interactive concepting to coding and video editing.

here is a sampling of my current obsessions

Art Director + Creative [2013–2014] Freelance | Branding, Experiences, Interactive

Creating insight-driven, marketing-focused design and communications that propel brand engagement through experiences. Currently: Art Director, Business Development, Ogilvy & Mather.

Creative Lead, Design + Marketing [2010–2013] D3 | Dynamic Digital Displays

Manage the global marketing process from conception, to design, to execution, through to reporting across the company and its brand portfolio. Create, design and present interactive and display-based experiences for new business pitches. Provide art direction, design and strategy for industry leading marketing communications.

Manage schedules, budgets, external and internal timelines and client expectations. Copywrite brand strategy and product copy along with creative briefs and storyboards. Work with external PR consultant to develop project-specific media opportunities in coordination with global strategic marketing initiatives.

Interactive Designer, Marketing [2007–2010] University of Chicago Press

Develop and manage integrated marketing activities for an array of scholarly titles. Manage: budgets, print/web design, and production. Design, execute and distribute: catalogs, direct mail pieces, postcards, promotional items. Manage the user interface design of the publishing platform and the design of web-based promotions. Create and implement branding standards.


Art Direction
Chicago Portfolio School

B.A. Design
Indiana University, Arts and Sciences

B.S. Management
Indiana University, Public and Environmental Affairs
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technical skills

Advanced Knowledge of:
  • Adobe InDesign CS6
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Adobe Illustrator CS6
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
  • Acrobat 11
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • WordPress
  • Adobe Business Catalyst
  • FileMaker Pro
  • Keynote
  • Microsoft Office
Working Knowledge of:
  • Flash
  • Final Cut
  • After Effects
  • Cinema 4D
  • Javascript
  • JQuery
  • Quark
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Design + Marketing Manager
[2003–2007] Indiana University Press Books & Journals

Design and implement marketing, advertising, and branding activities. Manage: design, production, and distribution of direct mail campaigns. Design and execute: book covers, catalogs, and platform-based user interface design.

Sales Associate [1999–2003] The Bookstore

Assist customers, manage ordering and inventory for new and backlist titles.

marketing + design skills

Strategic Marketing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Digital Strategy
  • Branding
  • New Business Pitches
  • Project Management
  • Information Architecture
  • Web Analytics
  • Identity System Design
  • Logo Design
  • Publication Design
  • Direct Response Design
  • Collateral Design
  • Print Buying
  • Digital + Print Production
  • Video Editing
  • UI/UX Design
  • 3D Design
  • Photography
Visual Artist
Identity System
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