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Experience

t2-visual.com

Owner

May 2019 – Present

  • Provides print/web design and branding solutions for clients in a broad spectrum of industries.
  • Current clients include service providers in the fields of real estate, industrial equipment, utilities and ministry.

Resolute Investment Managers
(American Beacon Advisors until March 2018)

Senior Production Artist/Web Developer

April 2011 – April 2019

  • Oversaw print/web design and development for this holdings company, which manages some $70 billion in assets across a national pool of affiliates.
  • Deliverables included responsive websites, ads, event-related apps,
    landing pages, branding concepts and email campaigns.
  • Helmed the entire web build process, from UX/UI prototyping to launch.
  • Developed and managed several websites for Resolute an its affiliates.

Interlex Communications

Senior Graphic Designer

January 2010 – March 2011

  • Coordinated print and web design for this Inc. 500 advocacy marketing group.
  • Prototyped websites and blast emails for federal programs, cellular services, pan-American development, retirement systems and obesity awareness.
  • Other collateral included ads, television graphics, promotional products and campaign proposal mock ups.

San Antonio Express-News

Sports Designer II

January 2006 – May 2009

  • Designed Sunday sports feature centerpieces, special sections and major live events for this 250,000-circulation newspaper.
  • Selected local events included designs for the 2007 Spurs NBA championship, 2008 NCAA Final Four, Valero Open, Alamo Bowl and Dallas Cowboys training camp.
  • Routinely designed 1A and alternative publications.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

News Designer I

January 2004 – December 2005

  • Designed news sections for all three zoned areas (Northeast Tarrant County, Fort Worth and Arlington), as well as national and international news.
  • Duties included centerpiece and entertainment spread design, as well as copy editing for this 200,000-circulation newspaper.
  • Managed design for the early Sunday, or "Bulldog" edition.

Education

University of North Texas

Bachelor of Arts:
Journalism/History ('05)

Managing Editor:
North Texas Daily
(daily student newspaper)

Treasurer:
National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Kilgore College

Associate of Arts:
Journalism ('02)

Managing Editor:
The Flare
(student newspaper)

State Public Relations President:
Phi Theta Kappa honor society

Independent Coursework

Claritas Financial Certification
(CFA Institute)

CIW Web Design Certification

Dale Carnegie Business Communications

Skills

Creative

Web