CHRISTIAN TRENT

Interdisciplinary Designer, Writer and Strategist.

Kansas City, KS, USA
As an Interdisciplinary Designer, I work across various digital and print mediums to engage and connect people, products and ideas. I create functional web and mobile interfaces that are user-centric and story driven. I strategize and build with purpose. I am a gifted visual storyteller making a positive impact in the world one artfully crafted design solution at a time.

Work Experience

Wellington

Design & Marketing Manager

At Wellington I am a brand builder, thinker and strategist. I create and oversee design and marketing initiatives that increase and amplify brand experience.
October 2018 - Present Overland Park, Kansas, United States

Grace Church

Design & Marketing Coordinator

I was responsible for the branding, strategic marketing and digital presence of Grace Church. I worked within a collaborative team of creatives to design and deploy responsive solutions for the growing needs of a 4,000 member multi-site Church in Kansas City.
April 2016 - October 2018 Kansas, United States

Farmers Insurance Group

Software Analyst/Tech Support

I worked to identify and provide effective solutions to improve software, give guidance and user support. Worked in a collaborative team to trouble shoot and provide an improved user experience.
September 2015 - April 2016 Kansas, United States

One Thing Design Solutions

Senior Designer & Marketing Strategist

Crafted highly effective branding and digital solutions for various companies. Managed strategic planning and execution of numerous marketing campaigns. Developed and managed design teams.
November 2008 - June 2011 Spokane, Washington, United States

14Four

Design Intern

As an intern at 14Four, I worked closely with Flash developers, providing them with wireframes and graphic assets to be utilized within interactive websites. I contributed to the workflow by designing, organizing, and compiling useful motion graphic elements, spreadsheets and info graphics.
January 2008 - June 2008 Spokane, Washington, United States

Education

Spokane Falls Community College

A.A.S. Web Design & Marketing

Core Disciplines Achieved:

•Fine Arts
•Graphic Design
•Web Design
•CCS / HTML
•Marketing
•Leadership
•Business Management
•Photography & Photo Journalism
•Adobe Creative Suite

September 2005 - June 2008 Washington, United States

Skills

Branding, Concepting, CSS/HTML, Digital Strategy, Illustrator, Indesign, Muse, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Script Writing, Storyboarding, UI/UX, WordPress,