Professional Experience 


Contract Graphic Designer

Rainbow Railroad 

Winter 2017 to Present

•Created visual material such as an annual report, booklets, presentations, and infographics

•Designed a sponsorship proposal template

•Designed a PowerPoint presentation template as well as presentation educating politicians on how they can help Rainbow Railroad in assisting LGBTQ refugees


Contract Graphic Designer & User Experience Consultant

People for Education

Fall 2017

•Created 5 Print booklets that fold out into informational posters 

•Consulted with the origination to create an online version of the booklets that had the same experience to the users as the booklets. 

•Created downloadable and printable PDF's of the booklets in both English and French  

• Designed their holiday Direct Mail Campaign


Volunteer Graphic Designer and Brand Lead

Data for Good

Winter 2017 to Present

•Collaboratively designed logo and brand guidelines for charity focused on connecting data scientist to non-profits; helping the organization find new like-minded partners


Contract Graphic Designer

Plainspeak and the Métis Nation of Ontario

Winter 2017

•Co-Created booklets and Graphics with Métis Lawyers to help educate Métis people on their harvesting rights and governance


Contract Graphic Designer 

Stem Capital 

Spring 2016 to Summer 2016

•Collaboration with a Bay Street consulting firm creating attractive PowerPoint presentations and info-graphics

•Presentation and infrographics educated and updated the company's clients on their consulting work 


Skills 


Technical

Adobe InDesign

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe After Effects

Adobe Premiere

Power Point 

MS Word


Interpersonal 

Critical thinking

Systems thinking

Adaptability 

Conceptualization

Public speaking 


Interests

Welding 

Dance

Improv

Urban Planning


Community Involvement


Project Exchange Community Animator

Centre for Social Innovation

Winter 2017 to Present 

•Developed a signage and wayfinding system for a co-working community space focused social innovation; improving how members use and understand the space


Desk Exchange Community Animator

Centre for Social Innovation

Summer 2016 to Winter 2017

•Worked with a team greeting and assisting members of a co-working community space focused social innovation


Committee Member & Designer

Nuit Rose Art Collective 

Winter 2016 to Present 

•Committee member for an annual queer night-long arts festival; contributed to the promotion and branding of the multi-day festival


Founding Committee Member 

Critical Soup, Educational Event

Winter to Spring 2016  

•Founding member of this OCADU student-run initiative raising environmental awareness 

•Designed and published recipe cards given out at the event for attendees to educate them on issues mentioned at the event 




Education


Graphic Design Major

OCAD University: Bachelor of Design 

2017


Business Design Practicum Class

OCADU / Rotman Collaboration 

Fall 2015

•Collabetated on a team of OCAD Unversity students and Rotman Masters students; took part in a design thinking process and created a presentation communicating a new service targeting men over 50


AODA Training

Centre for Social Innovation 

Summer 2017 



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