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Graphic Designer   |   SAN DIEGO, CA

​© 2012 Brooke Gilley & RUNNINGWATERR Design.

No animals were harmed in the making, only my eyesight and sanity.

​​​OBJECTIVE

 

To secure a design position where I can use my creativity, attention to detail, and leadership to contribute meaningfully to the mission of the organization.
 


EDUCATION
 

STEVENSON UNIVERSITY
Owings Mills, MD
Visual Communication Design BS
Graduated May 2012

 


​WORK EXPERIENCE

 

SOCAL VOLLEYBALL CLUB

Head Coach

San Marcos, CA

Sept. 2012–June 2013

 

DARK HORSE SALOON
Server
Bel Air, MD
May 2011–Aug. 2012

HARPOON HANNAS
Server
Fenwick, DE
May 2010–Sept. 2010

 


​SKILLS/INTERESTS

​FIELD EXPERIENCE

 

MARKSTEIN BEVERAGE CO.
Graphics Production Specialist
​San Marcos, CA // Feb. 2017–Present

Implement Anheuser Busch graphics into various print materials
Large format printing
Sign shop production
Ordering // Budgeting
Corel Draw based

RUNNINGWATERR DESIGN
Freelance Graphic Designer
​California // 2012–Present

Branding

Print & Digital

Advertisement

TEAMWORK ATHLETIC APPAREL
Temp. Graphic Designer
​San Marcos, CA // Sept.–Nov. 2016

T-Shirt Design & Patterns

Vector Graphics

Data Entry

AURORALIGHT, INC.
Graphic Designer & Administrative Assistant
​Carlsbad, CA  // Sept. 2012–May 2016

​Advertisements

Brochures

Web graphics

Banners

Package Labels

Various print materials

Edit photos

Content manage website

Email marketing

 

ALTERNATIVE STRATEGIES

Graphic Design Intern

​San Diego, CA // Feb.–May 2014​

Posters

Flyers

Social media graphics

Branding

 

E-MOXIE
Junior Web Design Intern
Havre de Grace, MD // June 2011–Aug. 2011

Data Entry 

Content managed website

Hands-on experience working directly with clients and supervisors

Simple website design

A few print design projects

 

Adobe Creative Suite

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

  • Photoshop

  • Dreamweaver

Basic HTML & CSS

Corel Draw

Logo design

Typography

Branding

Layout

Composition

 

Print Production

Time Management

(always early)

Detail Oriented

Customer Service

Crafting

Teaching

Coaching

Leadership

Painting & Drawing

Organization

Competition; Volleyball & Team Sports, Fitness, Outdoors, Live Music, Fun, Board & Party Games, Puzzles, Anything Turquoise, Anything Miniature, Jellyfish & Other misc. sea creatures, and Lists.

ALL THE GOOD THINGS I'VE GOT.
 
In a nutshell
  • Extensive attention to detail
  • Typography & logo enthusiast
  • Compositionally savvy
  • Refined sense of color
  • Talented painter
  • Expertise in drawing too
  • Crafty with my hands
  • Extremely coachable
  • Team player
  • Dependable
  • Notable leadership qualities
  • Unquestionably trustworthy & responsible
  • Genuine and honest
  • Bear new ideas
  • Deliver creative solutions
  • DESIGN FREAK
  • Actually allergic to nuts
  • ​...Sense of humor