Nygilia McClain

Student Intern

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Create+Happiness.

Work Experience

Vent Fitness Guilderland

Gym Associate

Worked reception desk. Gave tours of the gym. Signed people up for memberships. Signed people in for classes/ training appointments. Made protein shakes for people. Cleaned machines. Babysat children of members. Checked pool chemical levels. Established positive relationships with ongoing members that helped encourage increased sales.
May 2014 - Present New York, United States

Footlocker Inc.

Sales Associate

Sold shoes and apparel to customers. Helped customers pick the right shoes, based on their preference and what they were looking for. Cleaned the store. Organize merchandise.
May 2013 - August 2013 New York, United States

Siena College Basketball Camp

Coach

Coached my own group of 8-year-olds in basketball. Taught them skills to improve their performance. Taught them good sportsmanship as well as having fun.
July 2012 - August 2012 New York, United States

Nottingham Trent University

Graphic Design Intern

Created mockup and concept design for the university. Established brand identities and worked alongside with other artists. Collaborated with a writer to design a brochure. Developed portfolio for future presentations.
January 2017 - June 2017 United Kingdom

W.W. Grainger

Stock merchandiser

Organizing products and client work in storage. Helping management with small tasks. Keeping the environment clean and professional. Relocating merchandise for future purchases.
March 2018 - Present New York, United States

CYO Basketball

Assistant Basketball Coach (Watervliet 6th Grade Girls: B Team)

Develop skills and strengths/weaknesses of players, individually and in groups. Encouraging positive attitudes and hard work ethic. Create workout drills to increase performance.
December 2017 - Present Watervliet, New York, United States

Northumbria University

Digital Content Creator

Assisting in the creation of social, visual, and entertaining design for the marketing team at Northumbria University. I help write blogs, develop ideas, voiceover on podcasts or on other projects, acting in promotion videos, and video editing.
November 2018 - Present Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Education

Sage Junior College Of Albany

Bachelor of Fine Arts- Graphic Design

Learning the introduction and craft of graphic design. Developed art and improved styles of typography and imagery use.
August 2012 - May 2015 New York, United States

Nottingham Trent University

MA Design

Development and Project Work on various subjects/techniques. Established stronger branding skills and created variation in the thinking process as a designer. Researched and visited work of different artists. Grew stronger in storytelling abilities.
September 2016 - July 2017 Nottingham, United Kingdom

University Of Northumbria At Newcastle

Master in Animation

Learning additional video technical skills, such as motion graphics, after effects, stop motion, and 2D animation.
September 2018 - Present Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Languages

English (Native),
Spanish (Beginner),

Skills

2D , Adobe Aftereffects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro , Animation, BrandIdentity, Branding, Characterdesign, Conceptart, Conceptart, Dancing, Digitial Photography, Drawing, Graphicdesign, Illustration, Layoutdesign, Mixedmedia, Playing Basketball, Presentation, Print Design, Script, Singing, Storytelling, Tiltbrush, TvPaint, UIDesign, Webdesign, Writing,