Master of Landscape Architecture; University of Georgia, Athens GA
GPA : 3.90 (May 2013)
ASLA Honor Award
Sigma Lambda Alpha Honor Society
2012 Neel Reid Travel Scholarship Recipient
2011 Neel Reid Travel Scholarship Recipient
2011 Graduate School Dean's Award
Graduate Assistant to Doug Pardue and ICPI
Acceptance to 7 Graduate programs including Harvard Graduate School of Design
B.F.A., Graphic Design; Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
GPA : 3.90 (May 2003)
Summa Cum Laude
3 Semesters with the College of Architecture (Rowan Taylor Endowed Scholarship Recipient)
2003 Golden Triangle Student Addy Awards: Best of Show & Gold
Holcombe Norton Partners; Birmingham, AL; June 2013 - Present
PaveShare Web Curriculum; Athens, GA; Spring 2011 - May 2013
UGA Office of Sustainability; Athens, GA; Summer 2012
FeatherStorm Creative; Cordova, TN; 2008 - May 2012
Self-owned and operated company offering print and web design, creative consulting, and onsite hunting photography.
Hope Church; Cordova, TN; 2009 - 2010
Church in the heart of the East-Memphis suburbs. More than 25 ministry groups and a $9 million budget serve up to 24,000 attendees on a given weekend. Heavy emphasis on visual media.
Web and Print Designer
Ducks Unlimited,Inc.; Memphis, TN; 2007 - 2009
780,000 member nonprofit wetlands conservation organization (founded 1937); 12 million acres conserved and $2.96 billion in grassroots funding.
Graphic Designer II
Designer, director, and manager entrusted to create print, environmental, outdoor, and interactive solutions resulting in the largest revenue in DU history, $261 million with 88 percent mission efficiency. Commissioned and directed photographers and illustrators. Photographed products, portraits, wildlife, and landscapes. Wrote, submitted, and evaluated numerous RFQs. Collaborated with in-house print shop.
SPEAK! Creative; Cordova, TN; 2006 - 2007
Ten person creative services company (founded 1999) specializing in web and print solutions.
Created integrated print and website campaigns within fast-paced team environment. Utilized SiteWrench, Speak’s proprietary content management system. Led teleconference client presentations. Worked with in-house developers toward improvements and launch of SiteWrench 4.0, particularly the conversion to CSS back-end technology.
Disciple Design; Memphis, TN; 2003 - 2006
Seven person creative services company (founded 1991) specializing in print and identity solutions for non-profits, small companies and large corporations.
Hands-on print designer charged with creative planning and development across all print-design mediums for local and national accounts. Directed product and portrait photography. Illustrated extensive logo and identity solutions. Teamed with sister advertising agency, Thompson & Company. Constructed design comps.
Platform : Mac OSX
InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro, Keynote/Powerpoint, Pages/Word, Aperture
AutoCAD, Vectorworks, Sketchup, SU-Podium, TR-55, ArcMAP
Dreamweaver, CSS, Flash, Excel