Derek Hansen

Graphic & Web Designer

Milwaukee, WI, USA

Work Experience


Email Development Specialist

•Produce, test, schedule, and report email templates from Silverpop to company database
•Refine HTML templates and create new ones with visual improvements while adhering to brand guidelines
•Assist marketing research in data entry and survey reporting
•Build out and test various landing pages
January 2015 - February 2016 Wisconsin, United States

Jonathan Brostoff For Assembly

Event Art Director

•Collaborate with Event Director in planning out promotions
•Create flyers and banners for fundraisers under a tight budget
March 2014 - November 2014 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


Interactive Intern

•Assist in developing a marketing strategy to a non-profit organization
•Compile content and copy into HTML emails for client within specified deadlines and mailing lists
•Demonstrate skills in copy editing and research
•Perform detailed, extensive cross-browser quality assurance testing for responsive websites
•Transfer material into new websites for clients
June 2014 - August 2014 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


Web Media Consultant

•Provide insight on improvements and operations of website.
•Update character customization page with a focus on ease of use and cross-browser compatibility.
January 2013 - April 2013 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Haggerty Museum Of Art At Marquette University

Social Media Development Intern

•Researched and independently developed a social media strategy focused on increased online presence amongst the university and in the art community
•Managed Facebook and Twitter pages to promote information on events and gallery showings
•Trained effective usage of social media programs to staff and guided them through Twitter when needed
•Lead a revamp of social media programs that increased online presence and interest amongst students, faculty, and the art community
•Present an effective social media strategy for both short-term and long-term usage to Director & Chief Curator and Communication Assistant.
August 2012 - December 2012 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee University Housing

Web & Digital Media Assistant

•Updated webpages with new content and information, verifying that all content is accurate and links functioned properly using CommonSpot web content management system
•Replied daily to comments on social media pages and reported any offensive material to supervisors
•Lead a conceptual, redesign of the website design with ease of use for touchscreen devices & kiosks in mind
•Created monthly, quarterly, and annual site analytic reports and spreadsheets for supervisors
November 2011 - May 2012 Wisconsin, United States


University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Bachelor’s of Fine Arts - Interdisciplinary Arts & Technology (IAT) - focus on web-based media

Focused work on graphic design and web-based media. Selection of work from capstone project was put on display at the Milwaukee Art Museum in April of 2012.
August 2008 - December 2012 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

University Of Wisconsin-Waukesha

Associate’s Degree

August 2005 - May 2008 Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States


Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop, Bootstrap, Creative Cloud, Flat Design, HTML/CSS, Logo Design, User Interface Design,