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I've worked in Human Resources for over 15 years. Currently, I enjoy graphic design, web design and photography for fun. I'm happy to be contacted for freelance side jobs, but I'm also open to exploring full time opportunities for the right organization. Just ask! I'd love to discuss your needs.
The Ladder Alliance
Fort Worth, TX
2015
Volunteer work for this wonderful non-profit organization redesigning their website as I have had time to work on it. It is not currently in use and not complete, but what I have built at this time can be seen here: http://www.mintboxmedia.com/ladderalliance/

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The Ladder Alliance
Fort Worth, TX
2015
Volunteer work for this wonderful non-profit organization redesigning their website as I have had time to work on it. It is not currently in use and not complete, but what I have built at this time can be seen here: http://www.mintboxmedia.com/ladderalliance/

Astelle Jewelry
Frisco, TX
Oct 2013 — Present
Utilize Adobe Fireworks, Photoshop and Illustrator to design all shop web banners/avatars/advertisements (all updated per seasons and holidays), utilize InDesign to design business cards, photograph shop items, produce copy for all advertisements, design and produce all jewelry in shop

Augustary Vintage
Frisco, TX
Oct 2013 — Present
Utilize Adobe Fireworks Photoshop and Illustrator to design all shop web banners/avatars/advertisements (all updated per seasons and holidays), utilize InDesign to design business cards, photograph shop items, produce copy for all advertisements, buyer/seller for vintage items shop inventory

Churchill's Yorkies
Grain Valley, MO
Oct 2010 — Sep 2011
Utilized Adobe Fireworks, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, HTML and CSS to design and help maintain this multi-page informational and gallery website for a Miniature Yorkshire Terrier dog rescue organization. I added a plug-in to allow PayPal donations capability. (Due to the interest generated by the website, all dogs were adopted! The owner has since decided to retire that organization.)

Deep Marine Technology
Houston, TX
2008 — 2009
As HR Manager for this organization, duties also included creation of articles and graphics for "HR Corner", a section in the monthly organizational newsletter made available online and in print (utilizing MS Word and Publisher), the creation of flyers for employee event announcements (utilizing MS Word and Publisher), creation of engaging PowerPoint presentations for open enrollment activities, as well as policy updates and new hire orientation materials designed using MS Office programs.

Alternati Graphic Design, Owner
BC, Canada
Feb 2007 — May 2008
Personal graphic design business where completed various freelance projects designing custom website banners, icons/avatars and custom web advertisements (utilizing Adobe Illustrator, Fireworks, Flash) and designed business cards for print

McLean's Shipyard, Ltd
BC, Canada
Jun 2003 — Jun 2008
As the HR & Office Manager, duties also included creation of a hard copy training manual for administrative staff and the creation of a company logo for letterhead and business cards; accomplished using MS Publisher and MS Word

Hana Lynn Handmade Jewelry
BC, Canada
2005 — 2007
Utilizing Adobe Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, HTML and CSS, shopping cart plug-in, FTP and web host, designed and created all aspects of this handmade jewelry e-commerce website including all graphics and advertisements, conducted site maintenance and administration as needed, researched and utilized effective SEO strategies

Snelling Personnel Agency
Dallas, TX
1998 — 1999
Created all job posting internet advertisements, managed online postings, reviewed advertisement statistics for effectiveness

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Adobe Creative Suite (CC) - Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash Professional, Muse, Typekit, Basic HTML 4.01/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, Wordpress.com/Wordpress.org, W3C, Firebug, Chrome Dev Tools, Mozilla Dev Tools, Mozilla Developer Network, Sublime Text 3, Font Awesome, Bitnami, Bootstrap, Desktop Server, Dropbox, FTP + many more as each job requires Read Less
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