Work experience

On The Edge News

Media Editor
Jan. 2019 - Present

  • Plans the visual contents and layout design of Edgewood College’s student newspaper
  • Confers with editorial staff regarding stories
  • Creates custom illustrations and graphics
  • Researches stories’ background information to ensure it is complete and accurate
  • Investigates breaking news developments on Edgewood College campus

Root to Rise

Web and Video Intern
Jan. 2020 - May 2020

  • Designs and builds organization’s website
  • Organizes and edits film footage
  • Determines the audio and visual effects and music to complete videos

LOST/FOUND

Creative Director
Nov. 2019 - May 2020

  • Reviewed and approved art submissions
  • Negotiated with printers on logistics of printed magazine
  • Trained and directed graphic designers to develop design and layout

Edgewood College English Department

Digital Humanities Workstudy
May. 2019 - May 2020

  • Collaborated with English professors on digital humanities projects
  • Created Digital Humanities projects using Scalar
  • Researched digital tools and methods to use in humanities projects

Monona Grove Pool

Head Lifeguard
Feb. 2019 - Present

  • Observe activities in assigned areas of the pool to detect hazards, disturbances, or safety infractions
  • Rescue distressed swimmers
  • Administered first aid or CPR when necessary
  • Assists with staff training and supervision
  • Maintain quality of pool water by testing chemical levels

Lee Enterprises

Page Designer
Aug. 2016 - Jan. 2020

  • Conferred with editors to determine layout design for various nation-wide newspapers
  • Created designs, concepts, and sample layouts, based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts
  • Reviewed final layouts and suggest and implement improvements as needed

Madison Shakespeare Company

Freelance Designer and Illustrator
Feb. 2018 - Feb. 2020

  • Developed graphics and layouts for MSC productions’ promotional material
  • Drew illustrations and graphics using computer and tablet

Aldo Leopold
Nature Center

Graphic Design Intern
Oct 2015 - May 2016

  • Conferred with marketing department to discuss and determine layout design
  • Developed graphics and layouts for promotional materials, social media, and organization’s website
  • Drew graphs, illustrations, and other artwork digitally

With Gusto

Web Design Intern
May 2015 - Aug 2015

  • Wrote code for Wordpress websites
  • Designed and built websites using HTML, CSS, PHP and digital media
  • Backed up files from websites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems

Education

Edgewood College

Madison, WI

Bachelor of Arts
Web Design and Development Major
Global Studies Minor
Spring 2020

Madison College

Madison, WI

Associate in Applied Arts
Graphic Design and Illustration Major
Fall 2015

Carlow College

Carlow, Ireland

Study Abroad
Fall 2013

Exhibitions and Publications

Lilies Anthology vol. 8

Nov. 2019

A Long Time Growing
Short comic
Anthology

Luck of the Draw: Vol. 2

April - June 2019,

Fixer-Upper in PA
Ink drawing
Gallery exhibition

Edgewood Review 2019

April 2019

Closets
Short story
Anthology

Tawdry Gaze vol.1

March 2017

Trollway
Short comic
Anthology

Pin Porter: Girl Detective

Oct. 2014 - Present

Webcomic

Honors and Awards

Ahrens Continuing Adult Education Scholarship

Spring 2020

Ebben Student Research Grant

Piloting UX Tools in the Library
Spring 2020

Mark of Excellence - Best Breaking News Reporting

Society of Professional Journalists

Planned Parenthood controversy divides Catholic college
May 2019

First Place - Breaking News Reporting

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation

Planned Parenthood controversy divides Catholic college
Nov. 2019

First Place - Arts and Entertainment Story

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation

Gina Adams art exhibit exposes injustices done to indigenous peoples,”
Nov. 2019

First Place - Page Design

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation

April 2019 Issue

Second place: In-Depth Story

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation

Edgewood College plans for restructuring, layoffs”
Nov. 2019

Third Place - Use of Multimedia

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation

Students protest Planned Parenthood link removal
Dec. 2019

Skills

Adobe Creative Cloud

Procreate

UX

HTML

CSS

Javascript

Bootstrap

Wordpress

Scalar

Photography

Video Production

Copywriting

Microsoft Office

Research and Documentation

Problem-solving