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Melissa Faye Shaner

Graphic Design • Photographer

New Cumberland, WV, USA
I enjoy creating media that evokes a physiological response and makes an emotional connection. I am passionate about elevating the standards of user interaction and communication. I work well as part of a team or independently. I also have a talent for collaboration with product, software and managers.
Work Experience
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Oct 2008Present
Graphic Design II
Utilizing artistic, analytical, and technical skills to prepare visual solutions to the communication needs of the users therefore, satisfying the needs of the clients. Effectively meeting and communicate with staff designers, production coordinators, division directors, public relations specialists, software engineers and clients to discuss design projects; analyze project needs and plan the design and production accordingly.
Avella, PA, USA
Apr 2003Oct 2008
Senior Designer
Developed strong design concepts to improve user results. Lead successful execution of several new product introductions.
Education
PA, USA
 
IDEO
Human Centered Design, Design Thinking
PA, USA
 
Aquent
UX/UI
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Apr 2002Apr 2004
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
BA Graphic Design
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Mar 2008Present
Pittsburgh Filmmakers
Digital Photography and Digital Video
Skills
 
Adobe Creative Suite, Digital Publishing, HTML, Interactive Design, Photography, Typography, UI, Ux, Video, Visual Design
Awards
2014
National Health Information Adwards
Bronze Award
2014
IABC Pgh
Award of Honor
2010
Sweetwater Gallery Juried Photo Exhibition
Winner
2010
Diamond awards
Public Service
2010
Aster Awards
Gold Award