I’m a creative director and designer who believes in the dream. I've built a career with some of the world's largest agencies and some small, immensely talented boutique creative shops as well as having established an award-winning in-house creative team. I'm about ideas that are strategic, tell a story and answer the right questions – and I truly enjoy bringing others along for the ride.
Creative Director | Craycraft Creative
12.17 – present
Brand and promotional campaigns, brand identity, print and digital design, social media.
Senior Creative | MindHandle
11.16 – 12.17
Merchandising, menu design, website design, digital display ads, email blasts, print, promotions, brand identity and national/global 360° campaigns.
Creative Director | Cicis
12.14 – 08.16
Established and led in-house creative team responsible for TV, digital, social, POP, print, promotions, radio, local restaurant marketing and a complete brand identity redesign implementation.
Contract Creative | Idea Planet
03.14 – 09.14
Entertainment partnership promotions, brand guidelines and kids meal premiums.
Contract Creative | Leo Burnett/Arc Worldwide
10.12 – 12.13
Retailer-specific shopper marketing, integrated campaigns and infographics.
Creative Director | TracyLocke
06.11 – 07.12
Merchandising, promotions, print, digital, direct, radio and outdoor.
Creative Director | Wunderman
10.97 – 02.11
Integrated campaigns, promotions and sponsorships.
BFA, Graphic Design
Carnegie Mellon University | Pittsburgh
Design Camp, Design Thinking
Illinois Institute of Technology | Chicago
IDEO U From Ideas To Action
Humane Tomorrow Animal Rescue
Social media management and event creative.