Masters of Digital Media
Center for Digital Media at Great Northern Way Campus
University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University,
Emily Carr University, and BC Institute of Technology
Vancouver, BC Canada - 2011
Bachelor of Commerce, Marketing
Edwards School of Business
University of Saskathewan
Saskatoon, SK Canada - 2007
Web, Graphic, & Motion Designer
FreelanceApril 2011 – Present
Design, develop, complete various graphic, video and web projects. Manage client needs and timelines while working simultaneously on multiple projects. Handled various roles during production to ensure successful completion
Worked with WordPress, PHP, HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects, & Encore
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)August 2011 – Present
Part-time position creating custom pages one-off pages for CBC BC site showcasing special features and events. Responsible for creating designs and coding HTML and CSS.
Worked with HTML, CSS, Photoshop & Illustrator
Digital Media Intern
High School Climate ChallengeApril 2010 – August 2010
Planned & created 3 minute promotional video prototype (shoot, edit, motion graphics). Website revisions and updates. Long distance collaboration (team located in Vancouver, & Ottawa). Used visual design methodologies for team alignment and created AGILE framework for intership and beyond.
Office Administrator/Training Consultant
MicroAge Training CenterSept 2008 – July 2009
Phone sales of training services. Training knowledge: courseware, class outlines, and prerequisites. Office Administrative tasks: ongoing activities, ordering manuals. Technical aspects: room set up Ghost Cast image refresh, hardware upgrades.
lululemon athleticaApril - August 2008
Created positive and welcoming guest experience. Extensive product knowledge. Handled guest concerns/complaints. Fast-paced environment. Responsible for sales and returns. Store merchandising and stock management. Community outreach.
Solid Sound/Solid Entertainment2005 – 2009
Excellent musical knowledge, song set planning, handling crowds with many different genre preferences. Skilled with different event types. Set up and take down of sound equipment, on the spot troubleshooting. Client relations.
Eatz iPhone ApplicationJan – April 2011
Developed creative strategy for the Eatz restaurant finding app. Managed creative direction of project with a team of 6 people. Feature planning and design, UI & UX design, communication with technical teammates. Ensured successful creation of product’s beta release.
Making It Work - E-Learning ApplicationSept – Dec 2010
Managed client needs and team needs during project. Ensured quality of the deliverable with constantly changing client needs. Tight production schedule with a small team.
Motion Graphics & Sound Designer
CODE Live: Digital BridgeDec 2009
Created motion graphics piece for guerilla marketing campaign designed to promote the Cultural Olympiad Digital Edition as part of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Designed and created 2 minute motion graphics piece as part of the overall campaign.