Brand & Graphic Design Manager
Chihuahua Brewing
March 2018 - Present

  • Redesigned and managed packaging for entire product line from design to production
  • Revamped branding system, logo, design elements, and established brand guidelines
  • Managed design and coordinated production for marketing materials, display pieces, and point of sale
  • Created digital mock ups of packaging and display pieces
  • Product photography direction
  • Restaurant interior and material design direction and production coordination
  • Sourced and directed external vendors on tight turnaround schedules

    Senior Graphic Designer
    Firestone Walker Brewing Company
    Jun 2012 - March 2018

    • Responsible for execution and development of all stages of design; from concept to print and publication with external vendors, while adhering to consistent brand message and aesthetic
    • Manage and design packaging, promotional print materials, brand campaigns, social marketing, digital and print ads, apparel, website
    • Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite Platform with expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, with proficiency in AfterEffects
    • Lead and direct Junior Designer and design interns in development of skills and company projects
    • Meticulous attention to file organization, compatibility, size, and maintenance for production handoff and future use
    • Proper grammar and spelling fanatic

    Various Freelance Work
    2008 - Present

    • Clients include: Google, UC Davis, Group Delphi
    • Design and development of logos, websites, identity systems
    • Print, digital, and social marketing


    Graphic Design Intern
    Jayne Wayne Design // San Luis Obispo, CA
    Nov 2011 - Feb 2012

    • Design and development of logos, websites, identity systems and branding

    Web Design Intern
    Beautisol // San Francisco, CA
    Jun 2011 - Sept 2011

    • Design, development, and coding of website, HTML e-mail promotions, day-to-day upkeep of sales site for this nationally recognized beauty product


    BFA in Art & Design
    Minor in English Studies
    California Polytechnic State University
    San Luis Obispo, CA
    Sept 2008 - Jun 2012