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Cassandra Olson

DC, USA
Experience
Athens, GA, USA
Sep 2009May 2010
graphic design intern
Worked hands-on with the graphic design team on various client projects.
Washington, DC, USA
Jul 2010Jan 2011
Associate Designer
Associate graphic designer for RUTH integrated marketing (part of Edelman), designing projects for client needs. Transitioned in January 2011 to presentation design.
Washington, DC, USA
Jan 2011
Designer
In-house designer for Edelman's marketing, administrative, and presentation needs.
Education
Athens, GA, USA
Aug 2006May 2010
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
Graduated Magna Cum Laude, completing the graphic design program at the Lamar Dodd School of Art.

Studied abroad in Cortona, Italy through the UGA Cortona Studies Abroad Program, concentrating on fine art studio classes during the summer of 2009.

Relevant course work: Survey of Graphic Design, History of Graphic Design, Design Drawing Techniques, Electronic Design, Advanced Electronic Design, Typography, Advanced Typography, Layout, Advanced Layout, Environmental Design, Photography for Graphic Design, Graphic Design Directed Study, Internship, Senior Portfolio, Professional Practices, Drawing I, Drawing II, Color and Composition, 3D Design, Relief Printmaking, various other fine art studio classes, various art history courses.
Awards
Jun 2011
AIGA SEED Awards 2011: Student print category
Skills
 
Adobe Bridge, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe In Design, Color Selection, Composition, Copywriting, Drawing, Graphic Design, Illustration, Jewelry, Layout, Metalworking, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Photography, Typography
Additional Information
Currently accepting freelance projects.