Angela Melito

Graphic Designer

Burke, VA, USA

Work Experience

AARP

Graphic Designer

March 2017 - District of Columbia, United States

Freelance

Freelance Graphic Designer

Work one-on-one with clients to determine their needs. Create original branding including logos, business cards, etc. Design materials for both web and print. Create social media presence for clients and instruct them on how to maintain accounts.
January 2009 - Present Virginia, United States

Rappaport

Graphic Designer

January 2017 - March 2017 McLean, Virginia, United States

Veterans Health Administration

Graphic Designer

Created graphics advertising services, commemorating historical events, and celebrating holidays for VHA’s social media platforms. Designed a 70th anniversary logo for VA Voluntary Services to be adapted for multiple applications, including lapel pins and large screen displays at concerts. Designed web and printed materials to advertise national events. Manage and curate the VHA Flickr account. Act as backup Social Media Manager for all VHA platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube.
August 2015 - September 2016 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Reach

Graphic Designer

Worked one-on-one clients with clients. Designed original branding materials including logos, listing brochures, etc. Created social media pages for clients and instructed them on how to maintain accounts.
April 2013 - April 2015 Fairfax Station, Virginia, United States

Business Guild Of Occoquan

Social Media Manager

Managed all social media accounts and online presence for the Guild, known online as “Discover Occoquan.” Worked to increase audience awareness of the town of Occoquan and promote the events produced by the Guild. #DiscoverOccoquan is now used on Twitter to refer the town of Occoquan do to promotion efforts.
June 2013 - August 2014 Occoquan, Virginia, United States

Ace Info Solutions Inc.

Graphic Design Consultant

Update any outdated document's graphics as well as re-design and re-work marketing materials. Support proposal teams when needed with graphic design elements.
October 2012 - January 2014 Herndon, Virginia, United States

Northern Virginia Magazine

Graphic Design Intern

Designed several ads and sub feature articles along with maintaining a large part of the "Buzz" section of the magazine. This included contacting people and/or companies for images, editing/retouching photographs, and working within the template provided to create an interesting and eye catching layout.
August 2012 - December 2012 Chantilly, Virginia, United States

C2 Technologies, Inc.

Graphic Arts Intern

June 2011 - August 2011 Vienna, Virginia, United States

McKinley Group

Graphic Arts Intern

July 2011 - August 2011 Vienna, Virginia, United States

Richmond Metropolitan Habitat For Humanity

Graphic Design Intern

January 2011 - May 2011 Richmond, Virginia, United States

Circle Studio, Inc.

Intern

May 2010 - Fairfax, Virginia, United States

Education

Virginia Commonwealth University

BFA in Graphic Design

August 2008 - May 2012 Richmond, Virginia, United States

Awards

RAW: Richmond

"Elevations" Art Show

2013

VCU Graphic Design

Senior Art Show

2012

RVA Creates

Finalist

2011

MarCom Awards

Honorable Mention

2011

Skills

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Jewelry Making, Microsoft Office, Photography,