Melissa Faye Shaner

Creative Director • Photographer

New Cumberland, WV, USA
I enjoy elevating the standards of user interaction and communication.

Work Experience

BNY Mellon

Creative Director

December 2017 -

BNY Mellon

Art Director

Amplifying the BNY Mellon Brand by being leading client focused engagement strategies with pioneering new technology and a focus on global collaboration on the key messages of the company. Keeping the integrity of the brand intact by focusing on excellence and engaging team members to develop key initiatives and brand guideline maintenance and evolution.
July 2015 - December 2017

UPMC Health Plan

Graphic Design II

Utilizing artistic, analytical, and technical skills to prepare visual solutions for the 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.
October 2008 - Present Pennsylvania, United States

GXF Design

Senior Designer

Developed strong design concepts to improve user results. Lead successful execution of several new product introductions.
April 2003 - October 2008 Avella, Pennsylvania, United States

Education

IDEO

Human Centered Design, Design Thinking

Pennsylvania, United States

Aquent

UX/UI

Pennsylvania, United States

The Art Institute Of Pittsburgh

BA Graphic Design

April 2002 - April 2004 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Pittsburgh Filmmakers

Digital Photography and Digital Video

March 2008 - Present Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Awards

National Health Information Adwards

Bronze Award

2014

IABC Pgh

Award of Honor

2014

Sweetwater Gallery Juried Photo Exhibition

Winner

2010

Diamond Awards

Public Service

2010

Aster Awards

Gold Award

2010

Galaxy Awards

Silver Award

2017

Galaxy Award

Honors

2017

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, App Design, Digital Publishing, Experience Design, HTML, Immersive Media, Interactive Design, Photography, Typography, UI, Ux, Video, Visual Design,