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Shayne Smith

Designer + Web

Seattle, WA, USA

Work Experience

Amazon.com

Visual Designer

Design customer-centric digital advertising for top clients. Platforms include Fire Tablet, Fire TV, Kindle e-Reader, Mobile and Desktop.

Interactive Designer, Jul 2014 - Dec 2014
July 2014 - Present Seattle, Washington, United States

Western Washington University Office Of Sustainability

Webmaster, Designer & Media Manager

Maintain website operations via Adobe Dreamweaver and manage social media, visual graphics and print media. Accomplishments include designing and developing main website and three other websites of relating programs. Performs as in-house graphic designer for office-wide visual needs.
October 2010 - June 2014 Bellingham, Washington, United States

Uniting Creatives

Web Developer Intern

Developed an interactive WordPress website for Uniting Creatives, a knowledge-sharing platform for inspiring, informing and engaging a trailblazing community.
April 2014 - June 2014 Bellingham, Washington, United States

Washington State Paralegal Association

Web Assistant & Technical Support

Update website via Joomla, including posting articles, calendar events, job bank listings, social media and user management. Provide technical support for members, groups and list-serves via Gmail and iContact. (Telecommuter)
November 2009 - April 2014 Seattle, Washington, United States

Education

Western Washington University

Bachelor of Arts, Design, Department of Design

Internet Resource Creation & Management Minor, Department of Computer Science
Web Content Developer Certificate, Internet Studies Center
Web Design/Development Certificate, Extended Education Program
September 2010 - June 2014 Bellingham, Washington, United States

DESIGN SKILLS

Visual | Web | Interactive | Responsive | UX | UI | Digital Advertising | Print | Graphic | Digital Art | Retouching | Editorial | Typography | Branding | Motion Graphics | Photo Manipulation

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Photoshop | Illustrator | InDesign | After Effects | Dreamweaver | Microsoft Office | Windows 8.1 | Mac OS X | Joomla | WordPress | HTML | CSS | jQuery | PHP | MySQL | Technical Writing | Social Media Management

AWARDS & ACTIVITIES

Adobe Design Achievement Awards Web & Application Design and Packaging Design Semifinalist for 5 Student Projects (2014)
Member of Design Ocean, AIGA student chapter (2012-2014)
Western Washington University President’s List (Fall 2013, Fall 2011 & Spring 2011)
Mary Davis Gillies Johnston Art Endowment Scholarship (2013)
PEO Chapter DI Women's Educational Scholarship (2013 & 2012)
Member of National Honor Society (2005-2010)
Eastlake High School Business Student of the Year (2010)
Passed Web Design Senior Project with Honors (2010)
Participated in DigiGirlz, Microsoft's high-tech camp for girls (2009)
National Honor Society Member (2005-2010)

LinkedIn

http://www.linkedin.com/in/shayneasmith