CV

SUMMARY
A versatile professional who blends passion for design with expertise in creating visually appealing aesthetics spanning multiple disciplines.Adept at illustration, storyboarding, corporate identity, and advertising.

WORK EXPERIENCE

GRADUATE ASSISTANT September 2016 – May 2018
Long Island University l Brooklyn, NY
• Delivered multiple marketing approaches (print-based advertisements, website copy, social media, etc.) to expand awareness of campus-held events, notably the 2016 and 2017 Big Mini Media Festival
• Built website via WordPress for the university’s Media Arts department.
• Managed social media and increased followers by 195%.

DIGITAL CONTENT INTERN April 2017 – August 2017
mPoint Media Inc. l New York, NY
• Helped build marketing decks for mPoint’s clientele.
• Developed and executed social media-focused campaigns to incentivize usage of custom-designed Snapchat geofilters, which resulted in an average 25% increase in leads to the sales team.
• Identified key social media influencers and analyzed characteristics, behavior and media habits.
• Produced custom-designed Snapchat geo-filters and mockups using the Adobe Creative Suite.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER January 2017 – April 2017
Long Island University l Brooklyn, NY
• Collaborated with a multidisciplinary team on Zoracle, an app matching college students with prospective locations to live, study and work.
• Create Powerpoint presentations meant for clients and university administration.
• Generated new templates for LIU Brooklyn’s student guidebooks.

ART DIRECTOR November 2016 – January 2017
Allusion Pictures l Brooklyn, NY
• Collaborated with junior designer in presenting a consistent visual style for the film The Republican.
• Collaborated with team of developers for the implementation of The Republican’s companion app.
• Designed and presented multiple concepts to studio head, including logo and cross-channel visuals.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN May 2016 – August 2016
Fantastic Image l Brooklyn, NY
• Designed multiple concepts of logos when requested.
• Made website mockups using Adobe Creative Suite.
• Helped develop WordPress child themes.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER November 2015 – March 2016
I5 Wrestling l Westchester County, NY
• Supervised brand identity revision, in addition to providing corresponding graphics for social media.
• Promoted its first “Superkick the Holidays,” a wrestling-themed charity to provide meals and warm clothes to homeless veterans with one 11×17 poster.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN March 2015 – September 2015
et al. collaborative l Brooklyn, NY
• Collaborated with the Marketing Coordinator at weekly meetings on ways to develop copy for email blasts and design layouts for leaflets.
• Conceptualized series of architecture-based emojis..
• Designed a series of in-house infographics explaining the studio’s pedagogy and poster artwork showcasing the work done    for past clients.
• Processed and archived electronic files.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN May 2014 – September 2014
Dimension’s Graph-X l New York, NY
• Assisted in the development of creative ideas.
• Consult with both customers and shopkeeper to develop and design marketing material, including flyers, business cards and leaflets as well as other requests.
• Sketched concepts of logo redesigns for clientele.

EDUCATION

Long Island University l Brooklyn NY
Master of Fine Arts in Media Arts
May 2018

New York City College of Technology l Brooklyn, NY
Bachelor of Technology in Communication Design
June 2016

LANGUAGE

Fluent in both English and Spanish

SKILLS

Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, After Effects, Lightroom, XD

Google Analytics, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms

Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, Word

Other iBooks Author, Mailchimp, moqups, WordPress.

EXHIBITIONS

ILYA AND AISHA May 2018
Selena Gallery l Brooklyn, NY

PERSONAL SPACES December 2017
Media Arts Lounge l Brooklyn, NY

CHINATOWN May 2017
Media Arts Lounge l Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS

William De Pietra MFA Award
May 2018
Awarded for excellence and exhibition of an original media production.

Phi Kappa Phi Inductee
March 2018
Awarded to undergraduate and/or graduate students who are at the top 10% of their class.