Summary

With over twenty years of experience as a multi-media creative, I have designed and directed a variety of campaigns, communications, promotional materials, branding guides, and digital tools – all while leading teams that deliver award-winning solutions.

References available upon request.

Experience

Sole Proprietor

CreativeMak Design // 2010 – Present

Creative Strategist and hands-on Design Consultant for a variety of in-house and off-site clients and partners.


Creative Director & Strategic Advisor

Reynolds+associates // 2017 – Present

Creative Director and New Business Strategist, formalizing integrated campaign strategies while leading concept development and execution for various travel, tourism and logistics industry clients.


Creative Director & Campaign Consultant

Seward Square Strategies // 2017 – 2020

Exclusive Creative Partner with a focus on political and advocacy brand strategy and digital communications.


Digital Advertising Creative Director & Manager

Hillary for America // 2016 – 2016

Creative Director overseeing digital advertising concept development and execution for the 2016 presidential campaign of Hillary Rodham Clinton.


Executive Creative Director & Managing Director

Burson-Marsteller // 2012 – 2016

NY Managing Director for a global public relations and communications firm, delivering award-winning executions while leading creative and digital development.


Creative Director & Digital Advisor

Global Strategy Group // 2010 – 2012

Exclusive Creative Consultant with a focus on brand marketing, identity and digital communications.


Senior Web Designer & Digital Producer

NBCUniversal Media, LLC // 2007 – 2010

Senior Creative on an Emmy Award-Winning Team – reimagining, redesigning and relaunching BravoTV.com with a strategic focus on integrated advertising partnerships.


Digital Art Director & Manager

OnMilwaukee.com // 2003 – 2007

Creative Manager for a Milwaukee lifestyle and news digital publication, directing internal marketing and developing interactive campaigns for various partners and advertisers.


Gallery Director & Owner

StudioMak Gallery // 2005 – 2006

Arts community advocate and Gallery Owner – managing office duties, sourcing and selling art, creating events and publishing professional materials to spotlight the gallery and artists.


Screen Printer & Quality Control Task Manager

Brew City Brand // 2002 – 2003

Manual Screen Printer responsible for preparing stencils and screens, mixing and loading ink, cleaning machines, troubleshooting technological problems, drying and folding screen printed items and maintaining product quality.


Graphic Designer & Project Manager

Iowa Memorial Union // 2000 – 2002

Lead Designer for a range of services and clients for the University of Iowa.