St. Paul, MN • • 651-756-7420

Graphic Designer: Creative, energetic, and enthusiastic graphic artist, photographer, writer, and communicator with 20 years experience in creating effective, striking logos using digital processes; designing graphics and advertising for print and online media; maintaining web sites and social media sites; writing press releases, brochures, newsletters, and ad copy; shooting photos various settings; and designing print and online newsletters.

Educator: Enthusiastic, creative, encouraging, experienced art and English educator with a passion for teaching, an ability to connect with and relate to junior high and high school students, and a history of creating learning environments that encourage creativity, nurture individual student strengths, and breed success.

Effective Team Player: Known for flexibility, creativity, clear communication, and sense of humor.

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Quark Xpress, Microsoft Office, Filemaker Pro

Freelance Graphic Designer Bloomington, MN 1994 - Present

Graphic Designer for Rau Imaging, 2011 - Present

Bethany Academy, Bloomington, MN 2010 - Present
Art & English Instructor, Director of Alumni

Lion's Gate Christian Academy, Richfield, MN 2009 - 2010
Art, English, & Theology Instructor

Cross View Lutheran Church, Edina, MN 2001 - Present
Graphic Designer

Concordia Academy-Bloomington, Bloomington, MN 1994 - 2009
Director of Admissions & Public Relations, Art & English Instructor

Concordia University, St. Paul, MN, 1992
B.A. in Art and English

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