I graduated from Des Moines Area Community College with a degree in Associate in Applied Science, Graphic Arts, with an emphasis in Desktop Publishing and Design. Class projects ranged from designing a magazine cover, an identity Package for a restaurant, 2004 ICC Learning and Leadership Conference, the Annual Graphic Arts Yearbook, to Image Correction. My magazine design cover was choosen and appeared on the April 2004 issue of Graphic Impressions.
I am currently working for a printing company as a Website Administrator and taking classes with the New York Institute of Photography. Previously, I worked for the YMCA as the Night Membership Assistant. I would recruit, hire, train, and motivate staff to provide outstanding customer service, as well as design invitations, flyers, and brochures for various promotional events.
I have skills in both MAC and PC programs such as Illustrator, Photoshop, QuarkXPress, Go Live, Acrobat Professional, and Microsoft Office. I have a great passion for photography, both digital and SLR. I have developed and printed my own black and white photographs and taken many color photographs.
While at DMACC I took a travel photography class to San Francisco, California and photographed items such as:
I am an active member in the Clive Jaycees. The Clive Jaycees is a leadership organization open to all young men and women between the ages of 21 and 39 interested in developing themselves, benefiting their community, meeting new people, but above all that - having fun! I currently design our monthly newsletter. The April 2004 issue can be seen here.
Thank you for stopping by and seeing my work. You can purchase any some of my Photography and Designs at my store on the web! Be sure to bookmark both sites and check back often for updates.
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The following links are pages from my portfolio. Clicking on the link will take you to the specific page.
Download Resume Hughes Construction Hughes/Larson Wedding YMCA Annual Dinner Thai House Color Photography Black & White Photography Image Correction Photoshop Techniques Home