Employment

March 2014 - Present

Cupcake Digital Inc, Santa Barbara, CA

My main focus is creating a wide variety of elements for the NetKids library app.

February 2012 - March 2014

iStoryTime, Santa Barbara, CA

I’m a creative designer for the iStoryTime library. My primary focus is creating a wide variety of elements for the iStoryTime app and our weekly book releases–everything from updating the UI for new feature releases to creating marketing banners to designing book covers. I had the opportunity to design two storybook apps, one for Sprout "Chica", and the other one for HIT "Mike the Knight. I also use my background in web design to build HTML pages used within iStoryTime.

February 2009 - Present

Santa Barbara City Web Design, Santa Barbara, CA

As a Freelance web designer I create unique, clean and simple designs that are easy to understand and navigate.  I work with local businesses, nonprofit organizations and education institutions. Click here to view some of my work.

September 2007 - December 2011

Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA

I worked as a teacher assistant in the Multimedia Department for three subjects: Introduction to Multimedia, Digital Image and Web Design for on-line and Face-to-face classes. My duties included helping out in the classroom, helping grade assignments, assisting students working in the computer lab and supporting on-line students through Moodle. In 2007 I was part of a team of instructors and students chosen to develop a new website for the School of Media Arts (SOMA). In this project my responsibilities included creating graphics and editing pages using HTML and CSS.

Abril 2005 - May 2006

AGIA Insurance Services, Carpinteria, CA

I began with AGIA as a temporary data entry employee in April 2005, and I was brought on as a regular employee three months later. My duties mainly focused on policy issue denials, but I also worked on regular policy issue in Scanning Workflow. I also took on special projects as assigned.

Experience

December 2014

iStoryTime

iStoryTime landing page.

 

January 2009 - Present

SBCC - Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Identity, web design, HTML ,CSS and Flash, Brochures, Posters, social media site for entrepreneurs, blogs.

December 2011

SBCC - Center for Sustainability

Logo design, business card design, web design, social media, customized WordPress site.

July 2011

Community College Search Services

Web design, HTML and CSS, advertising design.

September 2010

Santa Barbara Permaculture Network

Web design, HTML and CSS.

September 2009

Yuma Cabana Motel

Identity, web design, HTML ,CSS and JavaScript.

Education

June, 2008

School of Media Arts (SBCC) - Santa Barbara, CA

Associate degree in Media Arts.

Awards

Awards

  • 2007 - SOMA - 1st Place Promotional Design.
  • 2007 - SOMA -  2nd Place Commercial Web Design.
  • 2007 - SOMA , 2nd Place  Online Portfolio.
  • 2007 - SBCC President's Honor Roll.
  • 2008 - SOMA, Outstanding student achievement.
  • 2008 - SBCC Outstanding student of the year award.

Skills

Software

Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Contribute, Illustrator, flash, InDesign, Fireworks, After Effects.

Languages

HTML and CSS, Web standards, basic JavaScript and basic PHP (WordPress).