Erika Mackley

Detroit, MI, USA
I continue to seek out knowledge of the field that compliments my education. I have a passion for editorial and print-based design. I am constantly growing as a designer. The passion and drive I possess for design is what motivates me to produce the best work I possibly can.

Work Experience



April 2013 - April 2014 United States

Erika Noel Design

Freelance designer

Working independently and in collaboration amongst colleagues to create the best possible design solution for the client.
October 2011 - Present Michigan, United States


Creative Intern

Creation of promotional print materials for regional and national campaigns at an advertising agency based out of Ferndale, Michigan. Design was approached in a focused and strategic manner with the client in mind.
April 2012 - August 2012 Ferndale, Michigan, United States

EMU Art Galleries

Gallery Guard

Assisting with installations and exhibit openings, providing visitors with information about current exhibitions and future events
September 2012 - April 2013 Michigan, United States

Visual Resources Library

Printing Specialist

Assisting students and faculty with large format printing. Responsibilities include: getting files ready for print, printing, replacing ink cartridges and paper as needed.
January 2013 - April 2013 Michigan, United States

Finn Partners

Digital Account Executive + Graphic Designer

April 2014 - Present Detroit, Michigan, United States


Eastern Michigan University

Graphic Design

Majoring in Graphic Design. Minoring in Graphic Communications.
September 2008 - April 2013 Ypsilanti, Michigan, United States


English (Native),
Norwegian (Conversational),


Michigan Interscholastic Press Association

Second Place Student Life Spread Design



Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Color Theory, Concept Design, Editorial Design, Final Cut Pro, Graphic Design, Illustration, Lettering, Print, Publication Design, Screen Printing, Typography,