Experience

Tobi | Visual & UI Designer

Jun. 2015 - Present

✔ Responsible for user interface design mockups on Tobi.com
✔ Front-end development of site homepage, features landing page, and markdowns landing page
✔ Help with content creation for product collections and promotional campaigns
✔ Collaborate with software engineers and product managers

Alpha Kappa Psi | President, VP of Marketing, PR Director

Apr. 2012 - Jun. 2015

✔ Lead the executive board
✔ Lead meetings and ceremonies of 65+ general members
✔ Assisted in planning rush week events
✔ Recruited potential members
✔ Recreated the fraternity brand, both conceptually and visually
✔ Directed photo shoots for members' professional photos

Freelance | Graphic Designer

Sep. 2007 - Present

✔ UCSB Associated Students: Organizational chart, marketing consulting
✔ The Ripple Effect: Album cover art
✔ San Ramon Valley High School: Football field logo, wrestling mats logos, apparel, programs, murals
✔ OKC Computing: Business cards
✔ Individual client: Resume design

Adobe | Student Rep

Sep. 2014 - Jun. 2015

✔ Responsible for promoting awareness of Adobe Creative Cloud on campus
✔ Host workshops that teach students essential skills necessary to handle Adobe software
✔ Plan and execute guerilla marketing campaigns
✔ Drive trial sign ups

UCSB Rec Sports | Creative Designer

Apr. 2013 - Jun. 2015

✔ Conceptualize and create graphic designs and marketing campaigns
✔ Work collaboratively with other designers and creative figures
✔ Integrate client demands through editing and review

Spotify | Student Rep

Feb. 2014 - Jun. 2014

✔ Marketing and recruiting sign-ups for Spotify
✔ Collaborating with other campus organizations
✔ Creating and distributing marketing material through social media

Ark | Marketing Intern

Aug. 2012 - Mar. 2013

✔ Participated in discussions and planning of marketing/public relations strategy
✔ Marketed company brand to students through social media and in-person contact

Ross Dress for Less | Sales Associate

Jul. 2012 - Sep. 2012

✔ Participated in discussions and planning of marketing/public relations strategy
✔ Marketed company brand to students through social media and in-person contact

San Ramon Valley Education Foundation | Marketing Intern

Jun. 2012 - Sep. 2012

✔ Communicated with businesses via email, phone, and in-person contact
✔ Complied information on local businesses
✔ Acquired sponsorships and donations
✔ Helped to plan and execute online auction for nonprofit causes

Campus Point Magazine | Designer, Photographer, Writer

Sep. 2011 - Sep. 2012

✔ Student lifestyle magazine based around academic and social life
✔ Helped to create first published issue
✔ Collaborated with other staff members
✔ Wrote articles, took photos, and assisted in layout planning and design

Daily Nexus | Photographer, Illustrator

Sep. 2011 - May 2012

✔ Worked under commission to photograph events around the UCSB campus and in the Santa Barbara area for publication
✔ Created artwork to illustrate articles for publication

 

Awards

Creative Team MVP

UCSB Rec Sports | May 2014

This is an annual award dedicated to one employee on the creative marketing team for their strong work ethic and noticeable contributions.

Outstanding Leadership Award

San Ramon Valley High School | Jun. 2012

Awarded to one senior student for exhibiting exceptional leadership abilities throughout their high school experience.

Volunteer of the Year

Town of Danville | Dec. 2009

Presented to one individual or group of individuals for helping the local community. Received for work within the Valley Youth Council.

1st Place in Black & White Visual Arts, Honorable Mention in Colored Visual Arts

Business Roundtable Student Recognition Project | Mar. 2011


Projects

Next Generation Summit

May 2014

Local, student-planned event held on the UC Santa Barbara campus. Young innovators and invited from various universities and come together for a weekend of workshops and networking.

✔ Designed marketing material to advertise for the event
✔ Contributed marketing ideas and strategies
✔ Assisted in planning event logistics

Alpha Kappa Psi Spring Rush 2013

Apr. 2013

Week-long biannual recruiting event for Alpha Kappa Psi, a professional business fraternity.

✔ Coordinated overall marketing efforts
✔ Collaborated with committee chairs to schedule events throughout the week
✔ Ordered promotional materials, including flyers, shirts, banners, etc.
✔ Directed social media marketing with Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
✔ Ensured participation of active members

Online Auction for Education

Oct. 2012

Fundraising event in support of local education programs.

✔ Personally gathered sponsorships and donations
✔ Helped to raise 55k in total donations
✔ Marketed event locally

Your Voice in Washington (with Congressman Jerry McNerney)

Mar. 2011

Student forum event where Rep. McNerney listened to student voices and took their issues to the House floor.

✔ Organized and executed event
✔ Invited students and staff from neighboring district schools
✔ Broadcasted on national television