Recent Work
Jan. 15, 2012 - present

Current Work:

Carpet Installation, Carpenter Assistant, Tree Maintenance Groundsman, 
Snow Removal, Painting, Art and Design, 
references provided upon request

Show Posters for Perpetual Nerves

Brion Poloncic "Psychedelic Everest" book cover

Curated "Randy, Do your Cool Thing" a group art show
Oct. 3 2014 @ Star Deli 

Star Deli Group Show December and January 2013 - 2014
benefit for suicide prevention

Showing @ Side Door January / February 2014 

CD cover design, photography and layout for music group Chromafrost

Caffeine Dreams: Group Show July 17, 2013

Solo art show at the Sweatshop Gallery December 28, 2012
including t- shirt design for the gallery and art show 

CD / LP Design for music group Thunder Power

Assistant Art Director
The Gateway
Aug. 2, 2011 - Dec 9, 2011   

University newspaper production design

Responsible for designing headlines, author titles, body copy, events, 
photo placement and captions, ads and graphic elements for weather, 
sports etc. using InDesign CS4

Graphic Designer | Internship
Secret Penguin   
Jun. 3, 2010 - Aug 10, 2010 

Designed printable application forms, logos, textile graphics, banners 
and DVD layouts using InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator CS3 

Graphic Designer
One Percent Productions  
Sept. 18, 2008 - Feb 24, 2011

Designed numerous posters for local, national and international touring bands

Delivered poster assignments, at times, with less than a 24 hr. deadline 

Designed prints adhering to the company’s poster guidelines:
concert information must be readable from a distance, in low light,
and visually describe the individual band’s sound, look and feel
while not resembling an traditional advertisement / admat

Printer, Screen Maker
Don Shafer Display Inc. 
May 24, 1998 - Apr. 24, 2010

Managed, created and maintained more than 50 screens ranging in scale 
from 24” by 32” to 6’ by 11.5’ with the final print media ranging from 
1” by 1” to 75’ by 75’

Adhered to detailed print specifications and deadlines

Worked in all aspects of print production from film approvals to packaging 
and distribution following UPS and FedEx shipping regulations

Redesigned and streamlined the screen room work flow 
and practices increasing production capabilities by 50%

Produced print work for hundreds of accounts
including NCAA, NBA, Joslyn Art Museum, Milton Glaser Inc.

Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art  
Graphic Design    
University of Nebraska Omaha  2011  

Associate of Applied Science 
Graphic Communication, Art and Design
Metropolitan Community College  2008  

Skills / Areas of Expertise

Software:  Abobe CS5 | InDesign, 
Illustrator, Photoshop

Groups and Awards
AIGA Student group 

University and Con Agra client work consisting 
of printed brochures and ads as well as graphic 
design for new product development

Helen Houseman Academic Scholarship
Deans List of Academic Excellence
3.7 Overall GPA