- CSS 3
Computer Software Skills
- Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Experience Design, Fireworks, InDesign, Audition
- Microsoft: Outlook/Outlook Form Designer, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access
- Visual Studio Code
- User Experience
- User-Focused Design
- User Persona Development
- Responsive/Adaptive/Mobile-First Design-from scratch or with Bootstrap
- Content Management Systems Custom Template Design—Joomla, WordPress, Drupal
Designed the user experience and user interface for a platform for internal web applications involving data entry, data analysis and processing, and data reporting. Created a living design style guide and pattern library to serve many developers in this ongoing endeavor.
In charge of redesign and new functionality for drivers' toolbox mobile app; in charge of revamping the user experience and interface for hundreds of in-house web-based applications as part of a custom Java development team; as time allows, doing the same for the Drupal-based portals and public web sites.
Used HTML, CSS, JScript, and VBScript in various web site projects, intranet projects, and Outlook custom form applications. Directed a team of art directors, audiovisual specialists, and designers in serving the marketing needs of this top multi-national architecture, engineering, and construction management firm. With responsibility over the design of proposals, presentations, collateral materials, stationery, and web sites, I put in place many standards and implemented automated systems for greatly-increased quality and cost control.
Designed and built web sites and an array of print design materials for many in the film, music, and service industries.
Participated in a complete makeover of the corporate identities of Southern California's loved free ad paper in 8 editions, Recycler Classifieds and its sister publication PhotoBuys, a vehicle ad magazine. Responsible for a wide variety of graphic design tasks for both publications. Had an apprenticeship under Luis Quirarte, professor of typography and recognized expert in iconography.