Responsive Website Design
Email Design & Development (HTML, CSS, AMPScript, ExactTarget, Marketo, SilverPop, MailChimp, Campaign Monitor)
Logo & Branding Design
Twitch Design (logos, overlays, screens, interactive integrations, etc.)
Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Acrobat & others)
Online Software (Dropbox, Slack, Basecamp, Toggl, Litmus, Email on Acid)
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Web Design & Interactive Media
The Art Institute of TN—Nashville
Nashville, TN — 2009-2012
Watkins College of Art & Design
Nashville, TN — 2007-2009
— Graphic Design Major (transferred)
Creek Wood High School
Charlotte, TN — 2003-2007
— High School Diploma, Honors in IT
9+ years overall experience, 6+ years marketing/design agency experience.
SENIOR DESIGNER & DEVELOPER, CHESHIRE IMPACT
REMOTE (ATLANTA, GA) — JUL 2017 – PRESENT
Design & develop email campaigns and landing pages for B2B clients in various industries with an online marketing automation focus.
FREELANCE DESIGNER & DEVELOPER, NERDETTE DESIGNS
NOV 2011 – PRESENT
Freelance designer, email developer and WordPress specialist. Services include web design, logo design, Twitch branding and front-end email and WordPress development.
FRONT-END DESIGNER, BRIGHTWAVE MARKETING
ATLANTA, GA — JAN 2017 – JUN 2017
Designed & developed email campaigns for various high-profile clients, including UPS, Chick-fil-A, Panera Bread, Aflac, Equifax and several others. Assisted with campaign management through the use of various ESPs (MailChimp, ExactTarget, Pardot, Silverpop, Marketo & more).
EMAIL MARKETING SPECIALIST, G/O DIGITAL
NASHVILLE, TN — NOV 2014 – JAN 2017
Designed & developed email campaigns for clients within various markets. Directed interviews, trained new employees, developed coding & design standards for entire email team. Conducted research & completed various internal projects to keep G/O’s email product up to speed with industry standards. Assisted project coordinators with advising clients & sales reps.
DESIGNER, TEN FAST FEET
NASHVILLE, TN — JAN 2012 – SEPT 2013
Collaborated with a small team of developers, designers, and project managers to create fully-custom, responsive website designs and mobile apps for high-end clients in various industries. Assisted team with client relations, information architecture, developing UX processes, and writing spec docs for new projects. Print & custom branding work was also completed.
WEB DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT, AITN
NASHVILLE, TN — FEB 2011 – MAR 2012
Held regular weekly tutoring hours where I helped students learn development, design and Adobe software skills. Assisted professors with organizing class assignments and running errands.
ECOMMERCE & WEB DEVELOPMENT, THE GREAT ESCAPE
NASHVILLE, TN — SEPT 2009 - FEB 2011
Designed and developed a completely new website for their business. Created listings for eBay and Amazon store items. Assisted in warehouse organization, packing and shipping orders, and other miscellaneous duties.
2 years of convention programming, 3+ years of online content creation & management, and 5+ years of event organization experience.
MARKETING & PROMOTIONS, NUKELANTA
ATLANTA, GA — MAR 2016 - CURRENT
Producing graphic design assets for the LARP, as well as organizing online and offline marketing efforts to promote events. Additionally assisting in community and venue relations, as needed.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, NASHVILLE GEEK LIFE
NASHVILLE, TN — FEB 2013 - JAN 2016
Manage a team of approximately 15 writers and other collaborators to help promote local geek culture, by the means of event coverage, social media updates, and writing articles. Regularly network with local businesses, organizations, and event organizers to help further promote the local community.
ART TRACK PROGRAMMING MANAGER, ARTSCUBED
NASHVILLE, TN — AUG 2011 - NOV 2012
Organized the Art Track for both ArtsCubed’s main events — Middle Tennessee Anime Convention and Geek Media Expo. Coordinated art track events, oversaw artist guests, managed art & memorabilia auctions for charity.