Masters degree in Mass Communications/Art Direction, 2007
UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE
BFA Graphic Design/Illustration, 1998
FREELANCE — RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 2017 — Present
THE TOMBRAS GROUP — KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE, 2011 — 2017
Associate Creative Director: Brand development and creative leadership for McDonald's, MAACO, Meineke, Gatlinburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, Weis Markets, East Tennessee Children's Hospital and University of Tennessee Athletics.
BOHAN ADVERTISING — NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE, 2010 — 2011
Sr. Art Director: Creative lead for Shoney’s which included supervising art directors and copywriters, developing work for television, outdoor, interactive and social media. I also developed work for Pigeon Forge, Stoney River Legendary Steaks, Ochsner Hospitals, TriStar, Operation Stand Down and Back Yard Burgers.
KEMP GOLDBERG — PORTLAND, MAINE, 2009 — 2010
Art Director: Developed work for Con-way Freight and Truckload, Androscoggin Bank, motion picture “Ball Don’t Lie”, ILKA, Fetchdog, successful new business pitches for Camden Bank, TomTom, IDEXX and internal marketing materials.
McKEE WALLWORK CLEVELAND — ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, 2007 — 2008
Art Director: Developed work for Taos Ski Valley, Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau, CENTER, Presbyterian Hospital, and internal marketing materials.
OLSON & COMPANY — MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, 2006
Intern: Developed work for the Minnesota Wild, Detroit Pistons, Sally Mae & PBS.
CURTIS & COMPANY — RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, 2003 — 2005
Senior Graphic Designer: Responsible for conceptualizing and creation of logos and identities, advertisements, corporate brochures, flyers, web design, and flash design.
PRECISION SIGNWORKS — NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE, 2000 — 2002
Lead Designer: Lead designer for large format sign company specializing in vehicle graphics and wraps, banners, signage, point of purchase, and advertising. Clients included Triton Boats, Nashville Sounds, Country Music Hall of Fame and Jim Beam.