Graphic Designer

CBS, West Sacramento, CA

In an in-house agency environment, design news and special graphics daily using Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and Curious World Maps; Adhere to and expand upon station branding; Conduct photo shoots and subsequent retouching; Create supporting materials like web ads and props for various departments like sales and promotions.

October 2007 – present



Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento, CA

Volunteer Maker at the Design Spot at Arcade Library featuring three Makerbot 3D printers, computers with AutoCAD and Adobe CS6, and 2 pigment printers.

August 2013 – August 2014


Graphic Designer

Daegis Inc. (formerly Unify Corporation), Roseville, CA

Starting as an intern and continuing part-time: Produced new and updated existing product collateral data sheets in InDesign for international trade shows and website usage in multiple languages; Created supporting graphics for presentations, email blasts, webinars, and websites; Designed a graphics package including logos, all print, web, and email blast material, and presentation templates for the international Developers Conference 2010; Successfully applied new branding for Daegis and its subsidiary AXS-One, including creating new data sheet, case study, and white paper templates.

January 2010 – September 2011


Production Assistant

CBS, West Sacramento, CA

Programmed and operated the Deko (character generator) and Thunder (still store) for live newscasts among other television production tasks until transferring to the Creative Services Department as a graphic designer.

February 2007 – October 2007


Operations Technician

KESQ-TV, Palm Desert, CA

Used Photoshop, Lightning (still store), and Deko (character generator) to build and run graphics for newscasts among other television operations responsibilities.

January 2005 – February 2007



Associate in Arts, 2010

American River College, Sacramento, CA

Art New Media


Bachelor of Applied Arts, 2004

Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI

Broadcast and Cinematic Arts; Media Design, Production, and Technology; Journalism