Work Experience

Lead Web Designer & Developer (promoted January 2015)
Web Designer & Developer

Civica Software – Newport Beach, CA2011 - Present

Designs attractive website concepts for government agencies (cities, counties, districts etc.). Provides excellent customer service from the beginning design meetings to the “go live” date. Integrates the website using Civica’s CMS using the latest programming and web conventions. Examples of projects worked on are:

Jr. Graphic Designer/Sr. Web Developer

Design Pros, Inc. – Santa Ana, CAAugust 2010 – July 2011

Designed and developed customer websites using HTML, CSS and PHP/MySQL. Worked closely with the team to create logos and graphics for business cards, banners, fliers, packets, invitations and more. Moderate customer service through email and phone communication. Ran all paper machines including digital offset printers, UV coating machine and the industrial paper cutter. Worked overtime when needed to meet dead lines and rush jobs. Examples of some of the websites I designed and developed:

Interactive Media Designer:

Freelance 3 Birds Media – Santa Ana, CA June 2007 – Present

Projects include but are not limited to: UX advice, UI designs, creating promotional summer/winter camp videos, creating t-shirt and promotional design for IAmHer clothing line, and web development for the following:

  • Jennifer Evans, Author – Designer/Developer – www.jenniferevans.me
  • Daphne Valerius Portfolio – Designer/Developer – www.daphnevalerius.com
  • KS Photography – Designer/Developer – www.kseguraphotography.com
Education

The Art Institute of California-Orange County

Santa Ana, CA November 2008 - June 2011

Bachelors of Science in Web-Design and Interactive Media
Graduation Date: June 17, 2011 - GPA 3.30.

Skillpath Seminars

Irvine, CA06/16/15 - 06/17/15

Excellence as a Team Leader Seminar

Liceo De Moravia

San Jose, Costa Rica1998 - 2003

High School Diploma. With enphasis on English/Arts/Computer Science

Computer Knowledge/Additional Skills

  • Skillpath Leadership Training.
  • Web Development Languages: HTML5, CSS3, PHP/MySQL, Javascript, ASP Classic and ActionScript 3
  • Works daily with responsive frameworks: Twitter Bootstrap and Zurb’s Foundation
  • Well rounded in CSS preprocessors
  • Experience with Content Management Systems: Wordpress and Shopify
  • Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premier, Dreamweaver and Soundbooth
  • Proficient in both Mac and Windows platforms
  • Other Programs: Sublime Text, MS Visual Studio, Quark Xpress, Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro and Komodo Edit
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Visio
  • Stage and Set Design
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
  • Dependable, loyal, fast learner, meets deadlines, outgoing and works well in a team