EXPERIENCE

 

Associate Art Director at  Partners and Napier

October 2017– Present

At Partners + Napier I work on the Vine Creative Studios team where I design for multiple wine and spirits brands.

My two main clients are the wine brands; Meiomi and The Dreaming Tree. I create promotional materials such as

advertisements, digital banners, sell sheets, signage, and in-store displays. I attend weekly status meetings with my

clients at Constellation Brands and interact with them directly on a daily basis.

 

Graphic Designer at Archer Communications

June 2015 – October 2017

At Archer I worked on a variety of print and digital design projects focused on branding as well as advertising. 

Some of the clients that I've had the pleasure to create work for include Lyons National Bank, The Strathallan Hotel,

Saint John Fisher College, Trevett Cristo Law, The Century Club of Rochester, and The Corn Hill Arts Festival .

 

Creative Intern at Brandtatorship

June 2014 – August 2014

I worked closely along side creative director Joseph Mayernik to help design gala invites, sell sheets, personal

typefaces, and modify websites. The clients I worked with include Type High Letterpress, Newark-Wayne

Community Hospital, DS Keane and Associates, and artist Henry Avignon. I attended photo shoots, client

meetings, as well as presentations made to the Rochester Advertising Federation.

 

RIT’s Positive Negative Magazine

September 2014 – December 2014

I collaborated with photographers and designers over a 15 week period, to create a beautiful student run magazine,

which was awarded a gold ADDY. Several of my personal editorial layout designs are featured within the magazine.

 

Typeface Design

January 2015 –  May 2015

I created my own typeface under the guidance of professional typeface designer, Kris Holmes, designer of Lucida.

 

EDUCATION

Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design from RIT, May 2015

Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from MCC, May 2012

Graduated from Sodus High School

 

AWARDS

Placed 3rd in the 2015 Paperboard Packaging Alliance's Student Design Challenge

Dean’s List at RIT, 2012 – 2015

Dean’s List at MCC, 2010 – 2012

Art Key Award at Sodus High School, 2010

 

PROFICIENCIES

Illustrator

InDesign

Photoshop

Digital Photography

Basic AfterEffects

Basic HTML/CSS