Craig Roberts

Graphic Designer

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Work Experience

Freelance

Freelance Designer

January 2010 - Present New York, New York, United States

AAA New York

Graphic Designer

October 2012 - September 2014 Garden City, New York, United States

Re-Elect Ruben Wills 2011 Campaign

Graphic Designer / Web Designer

Design political mailers
Design and maintain campaign website
June 2011 - September 2011 Jamaica, New York, United States

New York City Council

Graphic / Web Designer

I am expected to prepare designs that are accomplished by gathering information and materials. Plan these concepts by researching information and design aesthetic. Illustrate the concept by preparing finish artwork. Also I’m expected to maintain technical knowledge by attending design workshops; reviewing professional publications; participating in professional societies.

I am also expected to capture photos, process the images, create print versions of the images, archive the images, and organize the best photos.

Ensures operation of office equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment.

I am also responsible for the layout, visual appearance and usability of the website. I am responsible for the writing of web pages in a combination of codes, such as HTML and XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, php, Flash, or using code-generating programs, such as Dreamweaver. I must also test the site for functionality in different browsers and at different resolutions and fixing errors.

I am also responsible for managing and completing unique projects as per request.
January 2010 - New York, New York, United States

The Merdian

Production Editor

Layout Newspaper
Organize Printing
August 2007 - June 2011 Bronx, New York, United States

Education

Pratt Institute

Graduate Communication Design

Current G.P.A.: 3.9
August 2014 - Present Manhattan, New York, United States

Lehman College

Bachelors of Science: Computer Graphics and Imaging

GPA: 3.04, Major GPA: 3.2
Extracurricular activities include producing the college newspaper, The Meridian.
Extensive reading on design strategies.
Graphic design, web design, and 3d modeling and animation experience gained through course work.
Expenses financed through part-time employment, scholarships and financial aid.
Awarded NYC Merit Scholarship.
August 2007 - September 2011 Bronx, New York, United States

Awards

Graphic Design USA

American In-House Award

2013

Graphic Design USA

American Graphic Design Award

2014

Graphic Design USA

American Graphic Design Award

2014

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Suite, Cinema4d, Drawing, HTML, JavaScript, Maya 2010, SQL,