skills

  • Exceptionally creative thinker, experienced problem solver – very diplomatic
  • Full knowledge of publishing and printing
  • Able to apply skills across new media platforms
  • Advanced InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator skills (CS6), WordPress, Atavist CMS
  • Ability to create high-level digital illustrations, outstanding communication and leadership skills
  • Detail-oriented self-starter who thrives independently, yet enjoys collaboration with editorial staff, photographers, illustrators, and marketing professionals to create fresh ideas in print and online  
  • Strong layout and typography skills and a laser-sharp attention to detail
  • Directed and assigned photo shoots, illustrations, and infographics
  • Ability to concept, develop and create a wide variety of creative assets (print, web, advertising, collateral, etc.) supporting marketing and business objectives
  • Substantial amount of prepress experience
  • Manage multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities, meet tight deadlines and thrive under pressure
  • Experience in magazine advertising sales

awards

EDUTOPIA MAGAZINE

2005 Maggie Awards
Best New Publication/Consumer

2006 Maggie Awards
Best Cover/Consumer, July
Best Single Interest/Consumer, Oct

2007 Maggie Awards
Best Series of Editorial Illustrations/Consumer, Sept

2008 Maggie Awards
Best Color Editorial Layout/Consumer, Jul/Aug
Best Single Editorial Illustration/Consumer, Oct
Best Single Editorial Illustration/Consumer, Nov/Dec
Best Cover/Consumer, Oct
Best Overall Design/Consumer, Oct

2009 Ozzie Awards
Best Use of Digital Imagery, Association/Non-Profit Silver Winner, June

 

TED BOOKS

NPPA (National Press Photographers Association)
Multimedia Tablet & Mobile Delivery Category: First Place – Would You Stay? Life After Chernobyl and Fukushima
Best Use of Multimedia Category: Third Place – Would You Stay? Life After Chernobyl and Fukushima

BERKSHIRE LIVING MAGAZINE

City & Regional Magazine Association
06 General Excellence, Bronze Medal
07 General Excellence, Gold Medal
09 General Excellence, finalist
10 General Excellence, finalist
11 General Excellence, finalist

Excellence in Design Awards from Graphic Design USA
Oct 2007, Entire Issue
Sept 2007, Spread Design
July 2007, Spread Design
Mar/Apr 2008, Entire Issue
June 2008, Depts/TOC

 

BUSINESS 2.0 MAGAZINE

1999 Ozzie Awards
Silver, Best Design for a New Magazine
Silver, Best Cover

1999 Maggie Awards
Best Overall Publication
Best New Publication
Best Special Interest Publication

2000 Maggie Awards
Best Business and Finance Publication

2000 Computer Press Association
Best Overall General Interest Publication

2000 National Magazine Awards
Finalist for General Excellence