Deena Freel

Graphic Designer

Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Work Experience

IMOS - Internet Marketing Optimization Systems

Junior Graphic Designer

I work as a junior graphic designer for this small family run marketing company. We manage websites for other companies as well as producing custom content and graphics, and we specialize mostly in car dealerships, with clients all over the country. My job includes creating graphics for monthly and holiday specials, creating ads and custom graphics, as well as social media updates.
January 2013 - Present San Jose, California, United States

GNU Group

Member of Student Design Team

The GNU Group of San Francisco called a group of students together to help with the redesign of the Downtown Davis Signage System. Out of four other students, my design concept was chosen for further development by the member sof the GNU Group to be presented to the Davis City Council. Completion of the project is set for April, 2013.
March 2012 - June 2012 Davis, California, United States

Coffee And Cigarettes Clothing Company

Graphic Designer, Consultant

I worked as a graphic designer for the independent clothing company, based out of San Ramon, California. I personally designed two of their newest line, 'Strange Flowers' and 'Embrace Your Vices,' and acted as consultant on a number of other designs.
June 2012 - San Ramon, California, United States

UC Davis Environmental Stewardship And Sustainability

Graphic Design Intern

I worked under the guidance of Camille Kirk to produce a map for self-guided tours for people to discover sustainability throughout the University of California, Davis campus. This included both a walking and biking tour, highlighting over 30 sustainability sites, with descriptions of each site and a color coded map of the tours.
March 2012 - June 2012 Davis, California, United States

UC Davis Concrete Canoe

Graphic Designer

The UC Davis Concrete Canoe team is a sector of the Engineering Department that competes in a statewide competition on a yearly basis. As one of two graphic designers for the team, my task included creating a logo for the overall team to be used yearly, helping design the artwork for the canoe itself, advertising posters, doing the page layouts and templates for the team manual, and making shirts for the team on the day of competition.
October 2011 - March 2012 Davis, California, United States


University Of California - Davis

Bachelor of Arts

In September of 2012 I graduated from the University of California, Davis, with a degree in Design.
September 2008 - September 2012 Davis, California, United States


Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop,, Darkroom,, HTML/CSS,